Improve Your Skills, Achieve Your Goals

FREE courses starting all year round to support you into work or on to further learning.

WorkWorld at St Helens College is an exciting initiative which offers you the opportunity to undertake free, short courses.

Our courses are ideal for jobseekers, anyone needing to improve their skills and confidence to apply for higher-level courses, or to improve employment prospects. Many courses lead to nationally accredited qualifications to enhance your CV.

Friendly And Supportive Environment

At WorkWorld you will enjoy an informal, relaxed atmosphere with plenty of support from our friendly, experienced tutors. Our tutors are passionate about working with you to help you to achieve your goals.

Next Steps

All courses have flexible start dates. Speak to your Jobcentre Adviser at your next appointment and ask for a referral to WorkWorld. Following this you will need to attend an initial assessment, so we can ensure that we are putting you on the correct level and one which meets your needs.

To find out more or to book an assessment appointment, please call the WorkWorld team on 01744 623597.

View our Course Guide: April 2018 - July 2018

WorkWorld Courses

Employability courses

Emergency First Aid

Suitable for anyone wanting or needing to learn basic first aid techniques to boost their employability. Learn how to respond to choking, a casualty who has stopped breathing and treating burns or serious wounds. This course is 6 hours nonaccredited.

Upon successful completion, you could progress onto a fully accredited first aid course.

Paediatric First Aid

If you are wanting to develop a career working with children and infants knowing Paediatric First Aid will give your employment prospects a boost. You will learn how to assess emergencies, burns and scalds, bites and stings, dealing with an unconscious child, choking, wounds and bleeds, fractures and dislocation and more. You will attend 6 sessions, each lasting 2 hours.

Upon successful completion, you could progress onto a fully accredited first aid course.

Leadership

Develop the key skills needed to impress employers and learn more than what it means to be a leader. This course will also include an accredited unit in leadership.

Mentoring

If you wish to become a mentor to help and support others this course is deal for you. It aims to give you a clear insight and understanding into the dynamics that happen between people when they work one-to-one. The course also includes an accredited unit in mentoring.

Opening Doors to Positive Health and Wellbeing

Opening Doors is a 3-week course designed to promote positive health, confidence and wellbeing. A great starting point for anyone who would like to return to work or learning, and who might need a little support and guidance before taking those important steps. The course includes overcoming barriers, working with others, improving lifestyle, healthy living/healthy eating and strategies to deal with everyday life, setting personal goals and improving confidence and self-esteem. Customers will benefit from a relaxed and informal atmosphere.

Contact

All courses have flexible start dates. Speak to your Jobcentre Adviser at your next appointment and ask for a referral to WorkWorld. Following this you will need to attend an initial assessment, so we can ensure that we are putting you on the correct level and one which meets your needs.

To find out more or to book an assessment appointment, please call the WorkWorld team on 01744 623597.