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Education and Training Level 3 Award (Replaces PTLLS)
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

Introduction The Level 3 Award in Education and Training is an introduction to teaching that will give an insight into the roles, responsibilities and relationships in education and training, how to plan and deliver inclusive teaching sessions and how to assess and give constructive feedback There are 33 contact hours and in addition there will be approximately two or three hours of self-study per week. The course fee includes the registration fee with City and Guilds.

  • Study level: Advanced
  • Duration of training: 10 weeks
  • Study mode: Part time evening
Managing Safely Certificate (IOSH)
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

Is this course for me? The course is targeted at those managers and supervisors in any organisation, small or large, who require better skills and abilities with regard to Health & Safety Management. Course content Assessing risks Controlling risks Understanding responsibilities Understanding hazards Investigating incidents Measuring performance Protecting our environment How will I be assessed? A 25 question, multiple format assessment paper A risk assessment based project When you pass, you’ll be awarded an IOSH Managing Safely Certificate Other costs There are currently no other costs associated with this course.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 3 days
  • Study mode: Part time
Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

Who is the programme for? For those who wish to gain a recognised qualification by employers, and would like to prepare themselves for working specifically in accountancy and finance roles. The Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping can lead to employment as a Clerical Assistan, Trainee Bookkeeper, Accounts Clerk, Finance Assistant or Accounts Administrator.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 10 weeks
  • Study mode: Part time evening
Award in Leadership and Management Level 3 (ILM) - Blended Learning
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

Is this course for me? This short Level 3 qualification is ideal if you are an aspiring or newly-appointed manager or if you have had no management training before. It covers the key aspects of the management role and is intended to be interactive and practical, encouraging you to apply what you learn in the workplace through the work-based assignments.

  • Study level: Advanced
  • Duration of training: Variable - to suit the learner
  • Study mode: Part time
Diploma in Leadership and Management Level 3 (ILM) Blended Learning
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

Is this course for me? The Level 3 Diploma in Leadership and Management is ideal if you have management responsibilities but no formal training and are serious about developing your abilities. It particularly supports practising team leaders seeking to move up to the next level of management, and managers who need to lead people though organisational change, budget cuts or other pressures.

  • Study level: Advanced
  • Duration of training: Variable - to suit the learner
  • Study mode: Part time
Human Resources Practice - Certificate Level 3 (CIPD)
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

Whether you're just starting out in your career or want to move to the next level with a recognised professional qualification, the Certificate in HR Practice (CHRP) will help build your knowledge and skills. The CHRP provides a firm foundation in all the areas of Human Resource Practice, as well as an understanding of HR in a business context.

  • Study level: Advanced
  • Duration of training: 45 Weeks
  • Study mode: Part time evening
Leadership and Management Level 5 Certificate (ILM)
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

Is this course for me? The Certificate in Leadership and Management Level 5 (ILM) has been specifically designed for middle managers with a wide span of control and accountability for performance. This qualification builds on the Award and is best suited to the practising manager.

  • Study level: Advanced
  • Duration of training: 24 Weeks
  • Study mode: Part time evening
  • Timetable: Thu 6.00pm-9.00pm
Support Work in Schools Level 2 Award
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

Is this course for me? This qualification develops the essential knowledge and understanding that all those working in a school setting will need. It is ideal for people who are looking to start a career as a Teaching Assistant or have recently been appointed in a support staff job role and are new to working in a school.

  • Study level: Intermediate
  • Duration of training: 10 Weeks
  • Study mode: Part time day
  • Timetable: Thu 9.30am-12.30pm
Foundation Certificate in Marketing Level 3
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

Foundation Certificate in Marketing Level 3 Is this course for me? If you are completely new to marketing and have no formal qualifications of any kind the Foundation Certificate in Marketing may be suitable for you. This course is also ideal for small businesses, entrepreneurs, those interested in marketing as a profession or those employed in a marketing role who wish to formalise their skills.

  • Study level: Advanced
  • Duration of training: 16 weeks
  • Study mode: Part time evening
Computer Maintenance and Installation A+
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

Who is the course for? Computer users with a level of expertise in using Windows software, who wish to explore the computer hardware environment. What is the course about? It is a course that provides the evidence that you have a broad base of competence in core hardware and operating system technologies, including: Installation of Windows XP, Vista and 7 configuration diagnosing preventive maintenance basic networking It consists of 4 modules, of which you have to pass 2 (A+ Essentials + Practical’s).

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 16 weeks
  • Study mode: Part time
Network+

Computer Network Installation & Configuration Please note: there is an additional charge for exam and registration, which is currently approximately £150. Who is the course for? Anyone who already has some experience in the IT industry, and a certain level of expertise in using MS Windows systems software.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 16 weeks
  • Study mode: Part time evening
Understanding Costs and Budgets in an Organisation
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

Course Content The nature and purpose of budgets, and the advantages of budgetary control Methods to monitor variance of actual performance a

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 1 day
  • Study mode: Full time
Emergency First Aid
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

Emergency First Aid Whether your company is big or small, high or low risk, this course is designed to provide you with first aid cover to enable you to cope with emergency situations. Please be aware that some elements of the course will be practical and therefore we advise you to wear comfortable clothing and suitable footwear to carry out specific assessments.

  • Study level: Beginner
  • Duration of training: 1 day
  • Study mode: Full time
  • Timetable: Wed 9.30am-4.30pm
First Aid at Work

Covering practical skills needed іn thе modern workplace. Gain confidence and knowledge to deal with first aid emergencies.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 3 days
  • Study mode: Full time
Understand How to Establish an Effective Team
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

Course Content The nature of formal and informal working relationships Role of open communications and the need to keep people informed, in creating effective working relationships Range of internal and external contacts Differences between people, and the effects on relationship building Differences in organisational culture, and the effects on relationship building at work Social skills appropriate to the workplace Range of behaviours which develop, maintain and destroy trust at work The importance of maintaining confidentiality in the workplace Characteristics of groups and teams – the differences, examples within the workplace Tuckman’s theory of group formation How to identify team roles (e.g.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 1 day
  • Study mode: Full time
24/7 Parenting
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

Who is the course for? Anyone who needs help with their teenage children and their behaviour, or with younger children who are displaying adolescent behaviours. What is the course about? 24/7 will help you to find out: the positive points in each of your children the different sources of support for parents and families in the community clear foundations in dealing with positive and negative behaviour how to promote positive behaviour what triggers inappropriate behaviour activities which would be good in promoting healthy, positive relationships how to carry out and evaluate the strategies learnt within the group Are there any course requirements? No, but please be aware that your information will be shared, with the rest of the class, who will all have varying reasons for attending this course.

  • Study level: Beginner
  • Duration of training: 6 weeks
  • Study mode: Part time
Massage Therapy (Level 3)
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

This VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Massage Therapy (QCF) is a substantial vocational qualification that will prepare you for a career as a holistic massage therapist. It will suit anyone with a keen interest in Health and Complementary Therapies and those interested in a career in a commercial beauty salon, destination spa or day spas as an employee or a self-employed therapist working mobile, or home-based.

  • Study level: Advanced
  • Duration of training: 1 year
  • Study mode: Full time
Health & Social Care NVQ Level 3
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

Provides a broad understanding of skills required to work in health and social care and knowledge which will give an understanding of how health and social care settings function and operate.

  • Study level: Advanced
  • Duration of training: Variable - to suit the learner
  • Study mode: Customised
Games Development (BTEC Level 3) Extended Diploma
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

This course combines Computing and Media studies to provide a specialist work-related programme of study. The emphasis is on media games modelling and computer programming, utilising visual languages and games development software.

  • Study level: Advanced
  • Duration of training: 2 years
  • Study mode: Full time
Media Make-Up (Production Arts)
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

BTEC Production Arts (Make-Up) is a highly visual and exciting course which is suitable for all students who have a passion for Fashion, TV, Film and Theatrical Make-up, as well as an interest in Art & Design. You will be involved with lots of exciting, highly practical projects, live briefs, competitions, shows and lessons throughout your course.

  • Study level: Advanced
  • Duration of training: 2 years
  • Study mode: Full time
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