Course Date: Tue 25 Sep 2018 Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
Are you considering a career in adult social care? Do you want to find out more about different roles and feel confident in applying for volunteering opportunities? This course will develop your understanding of the responsibilities, values, skills and attitudes needed. It aims to give you an introduction into adult social care and an accredited Level 1 Award in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care.
Course Date: Wed 3 Oct 2018 Location on this date: OS - Off Site
Are you interested in a career working with children in an education or care setting? This course can help you progress into various jobs in the statutory, private or voluntary sector, in roles such as: nursery assistant, teaching assistant or crèche worker.
Course Date: Fri 18 Jan 2019 Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
The Care Diploma is a wide ranging course that will enable you to develop essential skills and knowledge to support vulnerable clients. If you wish to work in a setting such as homelessesness charities, housing support, meaningful occupation, resettlement and outreach this course is right for you.
Course Date: Thu 24 Jan 2019 Location on this date: OS - Off Site
Do you consider yourself to have a healthy lifestyle? Do you feel confident about being in the 'driving seat' for all aspects of your's and or your family's health and wellbeing and care? If you are not sure about the answers to this question, then this course could be for you as it will help you to understand the future impact of your lifestyle choices and help you to make more informed, healthy decisions. This is an accredited course, Level 1 Certificate in Well-Being.
Course Date: Tue 29 Jan 2019 Location on this date: OS - Off Site
This qualification is suitable for you if you are thinking about working as a volunteer or you are already volunteering and will provide you with an insight into the role and an awareness of the personal standards required of you volunteering. It will give you the skills and knowledge you need to either start a volunteer role or develop an existing role. This is an accredited course, Level 1 Award in Volunteering.
Course Date: Fri 8 Feb 2019 (and 1 other date) Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
Are you interested in working with young people in a youth work setting or becoming a youth and community worker? This course will give you the knowledge, skills and confidence in working holistically with young people to facilitate their personal and social development.
Course Date: Wed 27 Feb 2019 (and 1 other date) Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
Are you interested in a role in information, advice or guidance? Would you like a career in housing support, employment advice, counselling or peer mentoring? This course will develop your knowledge and understanding in the key principles of information, advice and guidance. It is suitable for those working in or looking to work in a range of roles where you need to provide information, advice or guidance to others.
Do you currently work in the mental health field, or are you interested in getting into this area? This course will increase your understanding of mental wellbeing and mental ill health. You will investigate the common signs and symptoms of mental health issues as well as exploring the range of agencies involved in the sector. You will identify best practice in planning care that supports people holistically. The course is particularly useful if you are studying or hoping to work in support work, care work or mental health. Applications are encouraged from learners who have used support services or have experienced homelessness. On successful completion you will achieve the Level 2 Understanding Working with People with Mental Health Needs certificate.
Course Date: Thu 21 Mar 2019 Location on this date: OS - Off Site
Are you considering a career in adult social care? Do you want to find out more about different roles and feel confident in applying for volunteering opportunities? This course will develop your understanding of the responsibilities, values, skills and attitudes needed. It aims to give you an introduction into adult social care and an accredited level 1 award in preparing to work in adult social care.
Course Date: Wed 10 Apr 2019 Location on this date: OS - Off Site
This is a knowledge-based qualification that includes a 15-hour placement and builds your basic knowledge and understanding of the needs of young children, aged from birth to five years in a range of settings. You will learn about supporting children’s development, from healthy eating to planning activities and keeping children safe from harm. On this accredited course you can gain the Level 1 Award in Working with Children. This course will be held at one our offsite locations.
Course Date: Thu 23 May 2019 Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
Do you work in a setting where you find yourself dealing with individuals who present challenging behaviour? Do you want to feel more confident in understanding and responding to challenging behaviour? This is a practical, one-day course where you will gain strategies to diffuse and de-escalate challenging situations and develop incident and risk management skills for your workplace.
Mental health first aid is the help provided to a person developing mental ill health or in a mental health crisis. Increase your awareness and confidence in recognising the signs and symptoms of common mental health issues. Understand how to respond appropriately.
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