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Get that job

Keen to get back into work? Our four-day courses will help equip you with the skills you need for job searching, customer service and retail and construction/ health and safety jobs.

Courses run from 9.30am to 3pm, helping you fit learning around your family commitments.  

Digital literacy

A course for learners who wamt to gain or improve basic IT skills to search for jobs, such as:

  • Word processing
  • Internet searching
  • Email

This course will requip you with the skills and confidence to use Universal Job Match to search and apply for jobs. 

Customer service/ retail

This course will help you gain an introduction into the skills required for the retail and customer service sector.

The course will include:

  • Personal development
  • Communication
  • Customer service
  • CV writing
  • Food Safety (accredited Level 2)
  • Interview skills (including mock interviews)
  • Application forms

CSCS/ Health and Safety

Please note: To apply for a CSCS card, you must have the appropriate construction-related qualifications and training, as well as passing the CITB Health, Safety and Environment test.

You will have the opportunity to prepare for and sit both your Health and Safety exam and your CITB exam as part of our course.


Free courses

Our courses are free for learners in receipt of the following job support allowances:

  • Job Seekers Allowance
  • Employment Support Allowance
  • Universal Credits
  • Working Tax Credit (income below £15,276)
  • Pension Guarantee Credit
  • Income Support
  • Housing Benefit

Contact us

For further information, contact Toni.Bray@ActivateLearning.ac.uk or call 01835 551937.