By AELP Association of Employment and Learning Providers
April 16th 2014

Delivery of new Youth Employment Initiative should be open to all providers

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By NIACE Promoting Adult Learning
April 15th 2014

How education and skills can tackle poverty and low pay

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April 9th 2014

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Catherine Harrop, funded by North Tyneside Council, March 2014 wrote...

"This course was really good because it helped me understand a bit more about IT. The staff and fellow pupils were extremely friendly and a delight to work with"

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At e-achieve we offer a range of free IT and employability courses: whether you are a complete beginner or are seeking to develop your skills, are looking to write the perfect CV or to practise using the internet, we have something to enhance your employability and get you feeling more confident with computers.

So why enrol on a course?

• They are free if you are claiming for benefits

• They are available across the North East and Sheffield

• They result in a nationally recognised qualification by Edexcel

• They last only ten days

• e-achieve offers a friendly and relaxed atmosphere in which to learn

• The skills gained will significantly improve your chances of employment in the modern market

BTEC ITQ Certificate Entry Level 3

This is a complete beginners course, so you don't need any previous experience or qualifications.

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BTEC ITQ Certificate Level 1

This course is great way to ease yourself into computing basics, equipping you with the knowledge of work-related IT skills that are essential for modern employment. The course is an extended version of BTEC ITQ Certificate Level 1 offering more units to improve your IT knowledge. It is only ten days long, so you can become computer literate in no time at all! and you will gain nationally recognised qualification by Edexcel.

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BTEC ITQ Certificate Level 2

Whether you want to build on skills gained on a Level 1 course, or have existing IT abilities, you may be able to start straight on a Level 2, this course gives the chance to develop your IT skills further. As with level 1, this is an extended certificate that will improve your productivity at work, and you can achieve it only 10 sessions.

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Learn to Earn

This free course aims to help you gain the knowledge and develop the skills to stand out in the job market. You will increase your confidence by defining your own objectives and goals from the beginning, and by learning step by step how to apply for jobs, overcome financial barriers and increase your chances of getting employed. In addition, you will get individual unit certification and complete the whole course in 10 days.

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Can’t get a job without experience. Can't get experience without a job

If you are aged between 19 and 23* and qualified below level 2, our 10 week traineeship programme can give you both the skills and experience to secure an apprenticeship or employment.

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Workplace Learning

training people for business success

A programme aimed at organisations who want to improve growth and profitability through training.

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BTEC ITQ Certificate Level 1

Course starts
May 1st 2014
10 places available
Course location
TEDCO, Henry Robson Way, South Shields, NE33 1RF

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