Training & Qualifications
We have a wide range of courses on offer. From personal development and confidence building to more specific sector based training we have the course for you. Once registered we would arrange for you to speak with our training coordinator. Given the nature of our world at the moment we have a range of online courses to get you started on the road to self-development from Food Hygiene to introductory courses on Child Care. We are an accredited SQA Centre and have an experienced pool of trainers available to advise you on the various options that are available for you to make your career aims become a reality.
Our brochures gives you a more in depth view on the types of courses we can provide both digitally and face to face – it all starts with your registration so go on call us on 01475 553300 or email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Skills to support you when applying for jobs
Not sure where to start when it comes to a CV? This course will allow you to understand how to build a CV showing your skills, knowledge and experience to prospective employers. Your Employment Support Worker will be able to help you to compile a job ready CV. The training team will be on hand should you need additional support.
Health & Safety in the Workplace
This is a one-day workshop to raise awareness of Health & Safety regulations and legislation in the workplace, advice on best practice with regards to own personal Health & Safety and others in the workplace
Feel nervous thinking about an interview let alone attending one, then this course is for you. Take time to learn about key interview questions and how to prepare answers. This preparation will help you to remain focussed during your interview. Your Employment Support Worker will be able to help you to compile a job ready CV. The training team will be on hand should you need additional support.
Telephone Interview Skills
Nervous about telephone interviews? Find out what are the most common telephone and virtual interview questions and how to answer them. Prepare yourself with confidence for this style of interviews. The training team will be on hand should you need additional support.
Virtual Interview Skills
Nervous about a virtual interview over Skype or Zoom? Find out what are the most common virtual interview questions and formats. Prepare yourself with confidence for this future style of interviews. The training team will be on hand should you need additional support.
Training for a new Career
Skills For Social Care
Update current skills or learn new ones within a supportive training environment. Build your understanding of working in the social care sector. Practical elements, Emergency First Aid, Patient Moving and Handling & Health and Safety, as soon as circumstances allow.
interested in working in a Customer Care environment? Do your interests lie within retail or in the hospitality sector? Update current skills or learn new ones whilst undertaking an SQA award.
Looking forward to a career in Office Admin? Learn or enhance your office skills whilst undertaking an EDCC qualification from Princes Trust. Whether you are a beginner or looking to do an advanced qualification, there are opportunities here for you.
Everyone working within the construction industry on site, is required to be qualified and competent in health and safety and as such many contractors are asking for all workers on their sites to hold CSCS cards. The Trust can support you to do this. All Green card holders – Labourer’s (previously Site Operatives) must undertake the SQA L1 Award Health and Safety in a Construction Environment - Level 4 training course and pass all 5 outcomes of this course. They must also pass the CITB Touch-Screen Test - H&S in a Construction Environment. Both, the L1 Award and the CITB Touch Screen Test, must be passed before a candidate can apply for the green Labourers Card.
Not quite Job Ready?
Do you want success? Do you want to increase your confidence and raise your self-esteem? Working within a group, helping to build confidence, challenging comfort zones and ultimately setting goals to achieve your fullest potential.
Painting & Decorating
Learn the basic skills required in a painting and decorating work environment. From Ames taping and mixing and applying the joint cement, preparation and papering skills, including patterned paper, and painting and emulsion. This course will also involve a short course in spray painting. Take all your new skills and use in a live environment.
Upcycling is the practice of creating a useable product from waste or unwanted items or adapting an existing product in some way to add value. The purpose of upcycling is reducing waste and improving the efficiency of resource use. This is an introduction to upcycling, with good practical skill taught giving the foundation to achieve similar projects at home. Assistance on design, colours, types of materials to use, correct use of hand tools, spray painting all covered with H&S Toolbox Talk delivering safety advice for each discipline