Work Ready Skills

Year: 2020/21
Exam Board: NA
Qualification Number: NA

Short courses to help you with the essential skills that employers are looking for.

You must be 19+ years of age by 31 August 2020. You have to have been a resident in the European Economic Area (EEA) for the last 3 years or be a family member of an EEA national.

English Skills Builder

Content & overview
This course provides you with an ideal stepping stone to a Functional Skills English qualification. It will introduce you to the subject of English and help you with spelling, punctuation and reading. You will secure some of the necessary skills you need before beginning a formal English qualification at your assessed level.

Start DateDayTimeDurationLocationCost
09.06.21Wednesday1pm – 2.30pm4 weeksAshby Community HubFree

Maths Skills Builder

Content & overview
This course provides you with an ideal stepping stone to a Functional Skills maths qualification. It will introduce you to the subject of maths and help you with addition, subtraction, multiplication, decimals and using maths in everyday life. You will secure some of the necessary skills that you need before beginning a formal maths qualification at your assessed level.

Start DateDayTimeDurationLocationCost
08.06.21Tuesday9.30am – 11am4 weeksAshby Community HubFree

Computing for Beginners

Content & overview
This course is for you if you are are absolute beginner with computers or digital devices. You will learn the very basics in using the internet and staying safe online. You will need to attend the Initial assessment session before you can start the course.

Initial assessment session

Start DateDayTimeDurationLocationCost
16.06.21Wednesday9.30am – 12pm1 weekAshby Community HubFree

Course sessions

Start DateDayTimeDurationLocationCost
30.06.21Wednesday9.30am – 12pm5 weeksAshby Community HubFree

Essential Digital Skills

Content & overview
Develop your digital skills. This is for you if you are new to computers but have a little more confidence and knowledge. The course offers you the opportunity to take a digital skills qualification at either Entry 3 or Level 1.

Course sessions

Start DateDayTimeDurationLocationCost
07.06.21Monday9.30am – 1pm7 weeksAshby Community HubFree
11.06.21Friday9.30am – 12.30pm7 weeksAshby Community HubFree

ESOL (English for Speakers of other Languages) – Going to Work

Content & overview
Learn work-related words, speaking skills, listening and reading and writing. This course will prepare you for:

  • Looking for work
  • Reading job adverts
  • Job interviews
  • First day at work
Start DateDayTimeDurationLocationCost
10.06.21Thursday9.30am – 12pm4 weeksScunthorpe Central LibraryFree

Due to current restrictions, there will be only 5 learners in the group at Scunthorpe Central Library.

Find out more - Work Ready Skills

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