408 training courses found
This Improvers course, suitable for anyone who currently uses social media, is designed as a practical and valuable follow on from the Beginners course. The course will give learners the opportunity to maximise their online presence by building business pages and promoting their product or service more effectively through social media and a range of other online resources.
This course includes: theory behind test equipment and procedures (based on the I.E.
This is a classroom based activity, with each section of BS7671: 2011 regulations forming the basis for lecture/discussion. Candidates will gain knowledge of rules applied to the design, installation and testing of electrical installations.
In this course, the practical work consists of brazing a test joint, pressure testing, direct and indirect leak testing, system evacuation, refrigerant charging, system commissioning and refrigerant recovery and completion of system log book. This course includes: City & Guilds 2079 Safe Handling of Refrigerants EC 842/2006 (F-Gas) Categories I; Theory assessment - multiple choice online exam; Practical assessment - observation and oral questioning; Recognised City & Guilds qualification enabling them to work legally on refrigeration systems under the EC 842/2006 F-Gas regulations.
This is a popular course, designed to accommodate the varying needs of those who wish to gain a better understanding of vehicle technology and, as such, there are no formal entry requirements for this course. With tough economic times and escalating garage labour rate charges, DIY car maintenance has become very popular for owners of vehicles wishing to carry our routine maintenance and repair of vehicles.
This course is for absolute beginners and students with some experience. Our Pottery Workshops for Beginners are basic courses suitable for those with little or no experience of working with clay.
This is the perfect course for complete beginners who want to learn how to make beautiful candles. Come and learn a new skill on our one day introductory workshop.
The Upholstery course will afford students the opportunity to: learn about the traditional tools and materials used in upholstery; prepare pieces of furniture for re-upholstery; learn and carry out the varying stages required to upholster or re-upholster an item. Students will gain the ability to restore a dilapidated item of furniture to its former condition.
The course is suitable for complete beginners and those wishing to develop very basic skills by undertaking this introductory course. You will develop knowledge and confidence in dressmaking through: Learning how to use a sewing machine; Taking personal measurements and learning how to adapt a pattern to fit; Learning how to choose suitable fabrics for fashion styles; Approaching the process of cutting out and assembling garments in a systematic way; Sampling seams, hems, buttonholes and zips for a professional finish; Compiling a file of samples and information; Learning how to use equipment in the workroom safely and with due consideration for others; Using the creative process to develop personal ideas; Making a skirt and easy fitting top; Gaining an understanding of how to use materials, tools and equipment effectively and safely.
The qualification includes diagnosis and rectification of: Engine and component faults; Chassis system faults; Auxiliary equipment electrical faults; Identify and agree customer vehicle needs. Students undertaking an NVQ will be assessed in the workplace.
This course is open to everyone wishing to study Floristry to commercial standards. You will study a variety of basic floristry techniques that will develop your ability to construct a range of designs both hand-tied and in foam.
This course is suitable for both complete beginners and those wishing to develop basic skills by undertaking an introductory course. The course is designed to promote both awareness and understanding of interior design, both historical and contemporary.
This course provides a very practical introduction to using the Makaton Language Programme. You will learn the signs and symbols for Stages 1-4 and Additional of the Makaton Core Vocabulary.
The course gives you all the basic skills required for the men's industry covering: Client Consultation & Diagnosis; Blow Drying mens hair; Shampooing & Conditioning Hair and Scalp; Create basic patterns in hair; Health & Safety in the Salon Cutting mens facial hair; Promote additional services or products; Cutting mens hair. You will also learn how to retail products and advise clients on aftercare.
The course is suitable for anyone who wants to learn how to lay bricks to build elementary structures and is suitable for complete beginners. Students will learn the basic theory and practical application of brick structures.
This course is suitable for anybody who is interested in British Sign Language. The Level 1 British Sign Language course is divided into three units.
The Advanced Apprenticeship in Surveying is for those who are seeking to start a career as a surveyor in the construction, property sales and property management industries. At the start of the Apprenticeship, or on completion, advanced apprentices can apply for Associate RICS (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors) membership.
This course is for individuals who have a genuine interest in carpentry or joinery and wish to gain employment in the industry. Course units will include: Carry out safe working practices; Information, quantities and communication with others; Building methods and construction technology; Basic woodworking joints; Maintaining and using hand and portable power tools.
This course includes mainly site assessment which is planned and completed with qualified assessor. The NVQ 2 is gained by compiling a personal portfolio of completed competencies.
This course will help you get to grips with the basics of maintaining and repairing your bike to keep it in tip-top condition. We provide a step by step guide to bike maintenance for the complete beginner including introduction to the right tools for the job, adjusting your bike height, preventative maintenance, fixing a puncture and changing brake blocks.