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Confidence, choice & change – FREE employability skills course – Ongoing

Course start date / time / duration:

Various start dates (for the next available course dates fill in the form at the bottom of the page and we’ll be in touch)

Time: 10 – 2pm

Duration: 4 days (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday)

Location: CALAT Thornton Heath Centre, Zion Road

Who is this course for?

This free employability skills course is for those looking to make positive changes in their lives, improve communication skills and make new informed choices about future employment and training. It is also ideal for those who are 50+ and need to boost their confidence in the job market.

What will I learn on this course?

You will learn how to:

  • Identify own strength skills and areas for development
  • Work effectively in a team
  • Communicate effectively in different situations
  • Present yourself confidently in public
  • Make informed choices for the future
  • Create an action plan for future personal and career development

How will this course benefit me?

Enrolling in this course can provide you with many benefits, starting with boosting your self-esteem which is really important when looking for work. You’ll learn how to tackle challenges head-on and develop efficient problem-solving skills. The course is also designed to help you build effective communication skills that will allow you to express yourself more confidently and articulately. Additionally, you’ll gain valuable employability skills that will enhance your opportunities in the job market. Overall, this course is an excellent opportunity for personal and professional growth.

Progression opportunitites:

Progression after this course will depend on what you have identified in your action plan e.g.

  • Employability Skills qualifications e.g. Developing Core Skills for Life and Work
  • Variety of Digital Skills courses and qualifications ranging from Entry to Level 2
  • Vocational qualifications e.g. in Early Years, Schools Workforce, Adult Care qualifications ranging from level to level 3; Level 1 qualifications in Business Administration, Retail, Customer Services, Book keeping
  • Functional Skills or GCSE Maths and/or English

Course entry requirements:

You must be actively seeking paid or voluntary employment.

How do I get a place on the course?

For further information, please fill in the short form below and we’ll get in touch with further details: