Personal Development

Our programme aims to support you in your career; offering teaching skills, counselling skills, basic employability skills and other professional development opportunities. 



We have won International Association of Bookkeepers (IAB) Top Centre Gold Award for the last five years. Our award-winning courses will help you progress at work or into a new job.

We can help you gain the necessary skills to carry out a range of basic day to day manual & computerised bookkeeping routines and activities using a single entry manual bookkeeping system. Good bookkeeping is essential to business maintenance, a bookkeeper keeps track of monies coming into and out of the business. By maintaining accurate financial records, bookkeepers help small, medium and micro businesses. We offer two levels of our bookkeeping courses.

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We have a range of Counselling courses that can help you progress into a job in this area, starting from the Introduction to Counselling up to a Level 3 qualification. We can help you develop a range of skills, personal qualities and attitudes essential in the use of counselling skills, It will not teach you to be a counsellor but it will prepare you to undertake workplace experience as a trainee counsellor. With the other learners in your Course you will learn more about counselling theory and agency work.

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Food Safety Qualifications at Level 2

Give yourself the edge and get on board with this one day training course leading to nationally recognised These qualifications can give you a competitive edge for your CV. These are mainly one day training courses that lead to nationally recognised qualification:

If you are receiving JSA, ESA (WRAG), Lone parent Income Support (WRA) or Universal Credit (Mandated Skills Training only). If you are unemployed, either looking for work or will be looking for work in the future, and are in receipt of any other state benefit, you may be eligible for a fully funded (you pay no fee) course.

Health & Social Care

We can offer a range of courses to help you develop knowledge and skills with the aim of preparing you for work or a volunteer role in the sector. These include;

  • Substance Misuse Awareness
  • Mental Health Awareness
  • Safeguarding -Coaching
  • Mentoring in the Workplace.

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Visit our Health & Social Care page for more information.

Teacher Training

Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools Award programme will give you the core knowledge needed to take the first steps to working in a school. You will learn how to communicate effectively with children, young people and adults. Gain an understanding of how children and young people develop.

We offer courses in Levels 2 and 3

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Application packs for the Level 3 courses can be found here

We also offer Education and Training courses (formally PTLLS & DTLLS) in Levels 3 and 5.

Contact us

For enrolment or queries: 01202 262300 | 01305 819059


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