EMPLOYABILITY

We work with Employers, Job Centre’s and Employment Agencies and have a range of bespoke Employability Skills courses designed to help Job Seekers find employment. We have a longstanding reputation of offering a user-friendly approach to all the Job seekers referred to us in order to provide the right environment for a successful job search.

Our current range of employability skills courses are designed to suit the particular needs of the learner and each person receives a formal qualification from an Awarding Body.

  •  Level One Course in Applying for a job online and Interview Skills

This course focuses on learners with little or no previous computer experience. This tailor made course is a classroom based taught course designed for no more than 14 learners. The intimate training environment allows our fully trained and registered trainers to focus on individuals to ensure that no one person feels out of their depth or left behind. The course also focuses on providing support on a one to one basis, making sure that the class supports each other in improving communication skills and priorities and focuses on transferable skills in the market place. By the end of the course the learners will have a basic knowledge of the internet, have set up an email account, and signed up for Universal Job Match to allow them to take advantage of the service, to job search and apply for jobs, to ensure that they are given the best opportunity of finding employment.

 

  • Level One Course in Getting a job and Managing Your Own Money

This course focuses on learners who may struggle with managing their own money and finances. It aims to teach them how to budget better and set aside money for job interviews or work. This tailor made course is a classroom based taught course designed for no more than 14 learners. The intimate training environment allows our fully trained and registered trainers to focus on individuals to ensure that no one person feels out of their depth or left behind. The course also focuses on developing a CV and creating a covering letter, Interview skills and mock interviews with feedback, and preparing for employment. The course is designed to ensure that the learners are given the best opportunity of returning to work.

 

  • Level One Course aimed at over 50’s, Getting A Job

This course focuses on learners who are over 50 with little or no previous computer skills who require support with using the Internet and online job searching, to help them find employment. This tailor made course is a classroom based taught course designed for no more than 14 learners. The intimate training environment allows our fully trained and registered trainers to focus on individuals to ensure that no one person feels out of their depth or left behind. The course also focuses on providing support on a one to one basis, making sure that the class supports each other in improving communication skills and priorities and focuses on transferable skills in the market place. The course also focuses on creating and developing a CV, looking at how to use transferable skills, creating an action plan to move closer to work and working towards gaining employment. The course is designed to ensure that the learners are given the best opportunity of returning to work.

 

  • Level Three Course for Graduates and Managers wanting to gain employment

This course focuses on recently qualified graduates and managers who are looking at finding new employment and returning to work. This more intense and independent course focuses on an exchange of experiences where the trainer can provide support to help the learner progress to a job achievement. This tailor made course is a classroom based taught course designed for no more than 14 learners. The intimate training environment allows our fully trained and registered trainers to focus on individuals to ensure that no one person feels out of their depth or left behind. This level three course provides the learner with a greater foundation for seeking a job with a more prolonged and secure future, through career plans and a more bespoke selling point.

All our Employability Skills courses are delivered by professionals who make it their priority to ensure that the course has a high success rate of job achievement. QA Associates, through partnership with Derby College and funding provided by the European Social Fund are able to offer a free service at the point of use to Job Centre Plus.

 

To see how we can help Job Seekers achieve qualifications to enhance their chances of gaining employment, call today on 01773 748866, email info@qa-associates.co.uk or alternatively please complete our Contact Form, and one of our team will contact you as soon as possible.