We will offer a series of 12-week manageable accredited qualifications, with online and offline tutor led training that will enhance their work and employability prospects. These are in five core categories namely:

Functional skills

  • Literacy, numeracy, maths and ICT skills
  • Communication and confidence building

Employability skills:

  • Communication skills
  • Networking and accessing opportunities
  • Problem solving, Adaptability and Time management

ICT and media skills training

  • Using internet and Online safety
  • Navigating benefit system and accessing Universal Credit resources
  • Jobs application including completing forms, attending interviews and engaging with employers
  • Digital & Media skills including specific modules such as Videography, Web Design, Photography and Graphic design, Music production,
  • Community journalism, radio & broadcasting
  • Digital storytelling

Building and construction qualifications

  • These include Bricklaying, Joinery, Painting, Plastering, Rendering, Plumbing, decorating and Tiling with hands on work placements and support for secondment.

Agriculture and farming skills

These include hands on farm work with Practical conservation skills, Gardening maintenance skills and Woodland management qualifications.