Learners from Bedford or Central Beds can access course in both areas.
Get Started with IT
This course starts from scratch with basic IT skills, helping learners to use IT as an effective tool in their personal lives or job search.
Course content: Creating a document, building a CV, sending and receiving emails, using the internet and search engines, uploading and attaching documents, and use of Google Drive.
When: Mondays and Wednesdays 09:30 – 12:30 for 4 weeks
Where: Priory House, Dunstable
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When: Tuesdays and Fridays, 9:30 – 12:30 for 4 weeks
Where: Tactic Centre, Leighton Buzzards
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When: Tuesdays and Thursdays 9:30 – 12:30 for 4 weeks
Where: Venue TBC
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Moving Towards Work
Build your confidence, wellbeing and employability skills through ‘positive psychology’ after a period out of the workplace.
• Confidence building
• Interactive sessions with businesses
• Help to identify your unique skills and talents
• Support with next steps including employment pathways and volunteering
When: Sessions run 2 days a week, 3 hours a session
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Progressing into Work
Employability support and employability skills training to help you to find a job after a period of unemployment
Course content: Create or update a CV, interview practice with local employers, interview skills, action planning and goal setting, support to overcome obstacles, confidence building sessions.
When: Sessions run on Mondays and Tuesdays 14:00—17:00
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ENGLISH SPEAKING AND LISTENING – ONLINE
Develop your use of English in a wider range of everyday situations and build your confidence in speaking and listening.
Course content: Preparation for classroom based ESOL classes, connecting with others during isolation and improve wellbeing through language
When: Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 10:00 – 12:00
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STAYING WELL – ONLINE
Help build resilience to stress, anxiety and depression through positive psychology and develop coping strategies whilst living in isolation.
Course content: Develop mental and physical coping strategies, stay socially connected and learn and practice mindfulness techniques.
When: Tuesday and Thursday from 9:30 – 12:30.
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We are pleased to deliver our courses on behalf of Central Bedfordshire Council who provide us with the necessary funding. Our courses are designed to help with well-being and to support you in gaining skills which are relevant to the needs of employers in our area. The courses which we deliver are included in Central Bedfordshire Council’s programme of courses which can be found here:
Courses are often free of charge, subject to eligibility criteria.