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FREE Courses... Computer Skills, Crafts & Textiles, Interview Skills, and more

 
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FREE Courses... Computer Skills, Crafts & Textiles, Interview Skills, and more
by Hilma Wright - Tuesday, 22 September 2015, 2:01 PM
 

HURRY! MORE FREE Courses for Adults in the Rural Vale Starting Sept/Oct 2015

To book your place on any of the following FREE courses telephone the Get Back on Track Team

01446 733762


These courses are funded by the Welsh Government and are designed to support eligible individuals to return to employment, training or further education.

See below for eligibility terms and conditions.


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CRAFTS & TEXTILES

Wednesday 9.30-11.30am

15 Week Course at WVICC, Llantwit Major

 

Thursday 12.45-2.45pm

15 Week Course at The Gathering Place, St Athan

Try out a range of simple crafts and textiles; papercrafts, mosaics, stitch crafts and textiles. Make crafts for the home and family, build your confidence and make new friends.


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CONFIDENCE & ASSERTIVENESS

Thursday 1-3pm

5 Week Course at Stewart Rd Com Cent, Rhoose

This course can help you improve your confidence and self-esteem. You will consider what it means to be confident and behave in an assertive manner. You will learn how to communicate more effectively.


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MANAGING STRESS IN FAMILIES

Thursday 9.30-11.30am

5 Week Course at WVICC, Llantwit Major

You will consider the causes, signs and symptoms of stress and develop ways to manage siutations, reduce your stress, keep calm and carry on!


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COMPUTER SKILLS WORKSHOP

Wednesday 9.15-11.15am

10 Week Course at Stewart Rd, Com Cent, Rhoose

Wednesday 11.45-1.45pm

10 Week Course at WVICC, Llantwit Major

Thursday 12.45-2.45pm

10 Week Course at The Gathering Place, St Athan

All our courses are accredited, and suitable for all levels, from absolute beginners to confident users. Use these workshops to learn the basics of how to use a computer, internet and email, and basic computer packages. Progress onto Level 1 using Microsoft Office packages such as Word, Excel and PowerPoint.


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ONLINE JOB SEARCH, CV ADVICE, UJM

Wednesday 2-4pm

Drop in at GVS, Llantwit Major

Thursday 10.30-12.30pm

Drop in at The Gathering Place, St Athan

Use the internet for job search, set up email accounts and send emails with attachments. Complete applications, update your CV and covering letter. Prepare for interview.


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INTERVIEW SKILLS

Wednesday 9.30-12noon

1 Day Course at The Gathering Place, St Athan

This workshop will help you present yourself with confidence, consider what sort of questions you will be asked and how to demontrate your skills.


Eligibility

Those who are eligible to enrol on these courses include those who are not currently in education, training or employment and are in receipt of state benefits or support (excluding state retirement pension). Also those looking for work or seeking better employment oppportunities. We aim to work with people who have not achieved a level 2 (or equivalent) qualification.


To book onto any of these courses, or for further information, telephone

01446 733762

Visit our website www.gbotfree.org