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Work skills courses

January

How to become a Learning Support Assistant

Basic learning support strategies for adults and children.

When:

  • Thursday 30 January, 12:30pm to 2:30pm
  • Thursday 6 February, 12:30pm to 2:30pm
  • Thursday 13 February, 12:30pm to 2:30pm
  • Thursday 27 February, 12:30pm to 2:30pm 
  • Thursday 5 March, 12:30pm to 2:30pm
  • Thursday 12 March, 12:30pm to 2:30pm
  • Thursday 19 March, 12:30pm to 2:30pm

Cost: £70 or free to job seekers

Book how to become a learning support assistant.

February

Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace

Gain a Level 2 qualification.

When: Monday 3 February, 9:30am to 4:30pm

Cost: £50 or free to jobseekers

Book onto the award in health and safety in the workplace course.

Emergency first aid at work

Learn basic first aid for the workplace.

When: Tuesday 11 February, 9:30am to 4pm

Cost: £36 or free to jobseekers

Book onto the emergency first aid at work course.

Principles of Customer Service taster session

Meet the tutor and find out how you can gain a qualification in this industry.

When: Wednesday 26 February, 10am to 11am

Cost: free

Book onto the principles of customer service taster session.

Edexcel L1 Award in Principles of Customer Service

A recognised qualification which will help in almost every sector of employment.

When:

  • induction: Friday 28 February, 9:30am to 12:30pm
  • 10 sessions: 
    • Monday 2 March, 9:30am to 3pm
    • Wednesday 4 March, 9:30am to 3pm
    • Friday 6 March, 9:30am to 3pm
    • Monday 9 March, 9:30am to 3pm
    • Wednesday 11 March, 9:30am to 3pm
    • Friday 13 March, 9:30am to 3pm
    • Monday 16 March, 9:30am to 3pm
    • Wednesday 18 March, 9:30am to 3pm
    • Friday 20 March, 9:30am to 3pm
    • Monday 23 March, 9:30am to 3pm

Cost: £80 or free to jobseekers

Book onto the award in principles of customer service course.

Personal development week

Explore and develop life skills such as managing change, dealing with stress, setting personal goals, improving communication skills, building self-confidence and working as part of a team.

When: 

  • induction: Monday 17 February, 9:30am to 11:30am
  • sessions: Tuesday 18 February to Friday 21 February, 9:30am to 2pm

Cost: £50 or free to jobseekers

Book onto personal development week

If you are a jobseeker looking to access the course free of charge, please drop into one of our weekly Job Clubs where we can discuss the criteria for this with you.

March

Award in Food Safety in Catering

Gain a Level 2 qualification.

When: Thursday 5 March, 9:30am to 4:30pm

Cost: £50 or free to jobseekers

Book onto the award in food safety in catering (March) course.

Emergency first aid at work

Learn basic first aid for the workplace.

When:

  • Monday 16 March, 6:30pm to 9:30pm
  • Monday 23 March, 6:30pm to 9:30pm

Cost: £36 or free to jobseekers

Book onto the emergency first aid at work (March) course.

Be your own boss

Learn about the steps needed to set up your own business.

When:

  • Monday 23 March, 9:30am to 3:30pm
  • Tuesday 24 March, 9:30am to 3:30pm
  • Wednesday 25 March, 9:30am to 3:30pm

Cost: £90 or free to jobseekers

Book onto the be your own boss course.

Practical customer service skills

A short session to introduce you to the practical side of customer service.

When: Friday 27 March, 9:30am to 3pm

Cost: £15 or free to jobseekers

Book onto the practical customer service skills course.

April

Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace

Gain a Level 2 qualification.

When: Thursday 2 April, 9:30am to 4:30pm

Cost: £50 or free to jobseekers

Book onto the health and safety in the workplace (April) course.

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