Online Employability programme

Course Title:

Online Employability programme

Course Number:

CCMO N10925

Venue:

Distance Learning Course

Learning Area:

Preparation for life

Level:

Level 1 (Mixed)

Tutor(s):

Chris Walker, Javaid Iqbal, Jenny Gilbert, Shabana Hussain

Start Date:

20 April 2020

End Date:

27 July 2020

Session Time(s):

Monday between 10:00 and 12:00

Total Sessions:

15

Total Hours:

30

Class Size:

Between 1 and 12 learners.

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NOTE: This course has already started.

Course Information

 

On-line Employability programme.

We have teamed up with the AIM Qualifications and Assessment Group to offer a free e-learning course covering a range of topics relating to Employability.  You can do this course at your own pace at a time that suits.  You do not need to attend a virtual classroom.

We will contact you initially by telephone or email and explain how the course works and assist with any set up problems.  The course is available through our derbylearn virtual learning environment.  The following modules are included, and you can do as many of these as you wish. 

Modules include:

  • Job search
  • Understanding how to be successful
  • Internet safety
  • Equality & Diversity
  • Health & Safety
  • Employment Rights, Contract and Pay

 

Does the course lead to a qualification?

This course does not lead to a qualification, however there is an assessment at the end of each module and you can print out a Certificate of Achievement.

Who is the course for?

The course is for anyone who wants help preparing for work either now on in the future

What do I need to bring?

You will need access to the internet and preferably a computer or tablet, although it is possible to access the course on your mobile phone.

Are there any additional costs?

None

How will I know how I am progressing during the course?

You work through Units in each of the Modules.  The last Unit of each Module is an assessment.

Can I have help in the class?

If you experience any difficulties logging in or progressing on the course email enquiries@derby.gov.uk with a contact number and we will contact you to help. 

How is this course supported by DerbyLearn?

Additional careers and employability resources are available on the careers@derby page on Derbylearn.

Progression within DALS

You can progress to any of the other Personal Development or general interest courses offered by DALS at this time.

On completion of this course, you could progress to:

The CVs, applications and job search course and/or the Career Planning, finding the right job for you, which both compliment this course. 

Health and Wellbeing

 

The slogan you see on our brochures and leaflets is:
meet enjoy learn achieve  
This is because we believe that taking part in adult and community learning can open the door to new friendships, give you something enjoyable and worthwhile to do with your time, enable you to learn something new and give you a sense of achievement.  That's got to make you feel good!

Volunteering opportunities

As more activity is transferring online, use of Zoom and similar systems will become an important part of many voluntary and community activities.

We have a number of rewarding volunteering opportunities both within DALS and with other organisations.  These can offer you a number of benefits, including the ability to enhance your employment prospects, and the ability to learn whilst supporting others.  If you are interested in finding out more about volunteering opportunities, please contact enquiries@derby.gov.uk.

You can also find information on volunteering opportunities on our noticeboards and website.

Venue Information

Distance Learning Course

Address:

Derby Adult Learning Service, Online Learning Course, DE0 0NA

Crèche:

Crèche Unavailable

Enrolment Information

IMPORTANT INFORMATION - ONLINE ENROLMENTS

Due to the Coronavirus crisis all of our centres are closed and courses are currently being delivered online.  You can enrol for these courses be clicking 'Enrol Now!' above, or you can click here: Enrol Now.

If you have any queries or would like more information, please email our enquiries team on enquiries@derby.gov.uk.

If you would like to speak to our team, please email your telephone number to enquiries@derby.gov.uk and they will give you a call back between 9.30am and 4pm.

Fees

Category A Fee:

FREE

You can also see more information on:

Note: Please bring evidence of eligibility for fee reduction to the first class.


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