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

Preparing to work in construction


Free courses

Our courses are free for unemployed learners or those working less than 16 hours per week, and in receipt of the following job support allowances:

  • Job Seekers Allowance
  • Employment Support Allowance
  • Universal Credits
  • Working Tax Credit
  • Pension Guarantee Credit
  • Income Support
  • Housing Benefit

Contact us

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