Work Skills

Work Skills

Award in Food Safety for Catering

This Highfield Awarding Body for Compliance course covers how individuals can take personal responsibility for food safety, the importance of keeping themselves clean and hygienic, the importance of keeping the work areas clean and hygienic and the importance of keeping food safe.

9019

Availability  This course is available for enrolment. places available

10 Mar 2022 (Spring)

One day

Thu 09:30-16:30


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

The fee for this course is £50.00

with Ghislaine Hughes

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9032

Availability  This course is available for enrolment. places available

27 Apr 2022 (Summer)

One day

Wed 09:30-16:30


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

The fee for this course is £50.00

with Ghislaine Hughes

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9044

Availability  This course is available for enrolment. places available

09 Jun 2022 (Summer)

One day

Thu 09:30-16:30


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

The fee for this course is £50.00

with Ghislaine Hughes

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Be Your Own Boss

An introduction to managing your own business including the steps needed to set up your own business

9039

Availability  This course is available for enrolment. places available

23 May 2022 (Summer)

one week

Mon Tue Wed 10:00-14:30


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

The fee for this course is £48.00

with John Lindsay

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BTEC Award in Principles of Customer Service

This course will provide you with knowledge on customer service principles and how to work in a customer service role. It is beneficial for those wishing to start their own business. Assessment is by means of a portfolio of evidence. Please enquire at our Thursday Job Club.

9024

Availability  This course is full.
 					
						 Please contact us on 01344 354220 to be added to the queue.	
						course full

21 Mar 2022 (Spring)

4 weeks

Mon times vary x4 Wed 09:30-15:00 x4 Fri 09:30-15:00 x3


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

Free. There is no tuition fee charged for this course.

with Bev Beukes

This course is full. Please contact us on 01344 354220 to be added to the queue.

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BTEC Certificate in Principles of Customer Service

This course will build on the Award and provide you with knowledge on customer service principles and how to work in a customer service role, including communication with customers, and dealing with customers’ requests, queries and problems.

9027

Availability  This course is available but you cannot enrol online.  Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you. places available

20 Apr 2022 (Summer)

5 weeks

Mon 09:30-15:00 x3 Wed times vary x5 Fri 09:30-15:00 x4


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

Free. There is no tuition fee charged for this course.

with Bev Beukes

This course is available but you cannot enrol online. Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you.

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BTEC Introductory Certificate in Business

Learn about office administration and develop a personal progression plan

9001

Availability  This course is available but you cannot enrol online.  Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you. places available

19 Jan 2022 (Spring)

7 weeks

Mon 09:30-15:00 x6 Wed times vary x7 Fri 09:30-15:00 x7


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

Free. There is no tuition fee charged for this course.

with Bev Beukes

This course is available but you cannot enrol online. Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you.

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9040

Availability  This course is available but you cannot enrol online.  Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you. places available

23 May 2022 (Summer)

7 weeks

Mon times vary x7 Wed 09:30-15:00 x6 Fri 09:30-15:00 x7


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

Free. There is no tuition fee charged for this course.

with Bev Beukes

This course is available but you cannot enrol online. Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you.

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BTEC Introductory Certificate in Business Taster Session

This session will provide an overview of what the qualification entails. It will provide an opportunity to ask questions about how the course is run and if it suits your needs and aspirations.

9038

Availability  This course is available for enrolment. places available

20 May 2022 (Summer)

One day

Fri 10:00-11:00


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

Free. There is no tuition fee charged for this course.

with Bev Beukes

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BTEC Principles of Customer Service Taster Session

This session will provide an overview of what the qualification Edexcel BTEC Level 1 Award/Certificate in Principles of Customer Service entails. It will provide an opportunity to ask questions about how the course is run and if it suits your needs and aspirations.

9014

Availability  This course is nearly full. places available

04 Mar 2022 (Spring)

One day

Fri 10:00-11:00


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

Free. There is no tuition fee charged for this course.

with Bev Beukes

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9026

Availability  This course is available for enrolment. places available

19 Apr 2022 (Summer)

One day

Tue 10:00-11:00


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

Free. There is no tuition fee charged for this course.

with Bev Beukes

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Emergency First Aid at Work

Six hour accredited Emergency First Aid at Work course for those who may need to manage a first-aid situation in their workplace

9003

Availability  This course is available but you cannot enrol online.  Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you. places available

19 Jan 2022 (Spring)

One day

Wed 09:30-16:00


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

The fee for this course is £50.00

with Gill Greig

This course is available but you cannot enrol online. Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you.

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9018

Availability  This course is available for enrolment. places available

08 Mar 2022 (Spring)

2 weeks

Tue 18:30-21:30


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

The fee for this course is £50.00

with Gill Greig

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9031

Availability  This course is available for enrolment. places available

25 Apr 2022 (Summer)

One day

Mon 09:30-16:00


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

The fee for this course is £50.00

with Gill Greig

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9046

Availability  This course is available for enrolment. places available

13 Jun 2022 (Summer)

2 weeks

Mon 18:30-21:30


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

The fee for this course is £50.00

with Gill Greig

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Employability Induction Programme

For those recently made redundant or looking for a career change

9162

Availability  This course is available but you cannot enrol online.  Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you. places available

06 Jan 2022 (Spring)

15 weeks

Thu 09:30-12:00


Online - Zoom

Free. There is no tuition fee charged for this course.

with John Lindsay

This course is available but you cannot enrol online. Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you.

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9163

Availability  This course is available but you cannot enrol online.  Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you. places available

21 Apr 2022 (Summer)

15 weeks

Thu 09:30-12:00


Online - Zoom

Free. There is no tuition fee charged for this course.

with John Lindsay

This course is available but you cannot enrol online. Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you.

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English Language Cafe

Improve your English conversation, over a cup of tea or coffee, with others like you who have English as their second language. No need to book or enrol, just turn up at 10am to chat!

9117

Availability  This course is available but you cannot enrol online.  Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you. places available

10 Jan 2022 (Spring)

11 weeks

Mon 10:00-12:00


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

The fee for this course is £1.50

with Carolyn Stocker

This course is available but you cannot enrol online. Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you.

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9118

Availability  This course is available but you cannot enrol online.  Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you. places available

13 Jan 2022 (Spring)

11 weeks

Thu 10:00-12:00


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

The fee for this course is £1.50

with Carolyn Stocker

This course is available but you cannot enrol online. Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you.

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9119

Availability  This course is available but you cannot enrol online.  Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you. places available

25 Apr 2022 (Summer)

11 weeks

Mon 10:00-12:00


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

The fee for this course is £1.50

with Carolyn Stocker

This course is available but you cannot enrol online. Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you.

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9120

Availability  This course is available but you cannot enrol online.  Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you. places available

28 Apr 2022 (Summer)

12 weeks

Thu 10:00-12:00


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

The fee for this course is £1.50

with Carolyn Stocker

This course is available but you cannot enrol online. Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you.

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Everyday Maths Club

Improve your maths but without the stress of studying for a qualification during this FREE session.

9123

Availability  This course is available but you cannot enrol online.  Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you. places available

07 Jan 2022 (Spring)

12 weeks

Fri 12:30-14:30


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

Free. There is no tuition fee charged for this course.

with Jacky Quinn

This course is available but you cannot enrol online. Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you.

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9124

Availability  This course is available but you cannot enrol online.  Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you. places available

22 Apr 2022 (Summer)

13 weeks

Fri 12:30-14:30


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

Free. There is no tuition fee charged for this course.

with Jacky Quinn

This course is available but you cannot enrol online. Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you.

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Focus on Emotions

Learn about how to work with your emotions to move forward in life

9016

Availability  This course is full.
 					
						 Please contact us on 01344 354220 to be added to the queue.	
						course full

07 Mar 2022 (Spring)

One day

Mon 13:00-14:30


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

The fee for this course is £10.00

with Julie Woods

This course is full. Please contact us on 01344 354220 to be added to the queue.

 click here Click here for more information about this course and booking

9041

Availability  This course is available for enrolment. places available

06 Jun 2022 (Summer)

One day

Mon 13:00-14:30


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

The fee for this course is £10.00

with Julie Woods

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Health and Safety in the Workplace

A Highfield Awarding Body for Compliance (HABC) course including roles and responsibilities, risk assessments, common workplace hazards and procedures for responding to incidents. A pass in a multiple choice exam at the end of the course leads to a HABC Level 2 Award in Health and Safety.

9004

Availability  This course is full.
 					
						 Please contact us on 01344 354220 to be added to the queue.	
						course full

08 Feb 2022 (Spring)

One day

Tue 09:30-16:30


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

The fee for this course is £50.00

with Ghislaine Hughes

This course is full. Please contact us on 01344 354220 to be added to the queue.

 click here Click here for more information about this course and booking

9025

Availability  This course is available for enrolment. places available

31 Mar 2022 (Spring)

One day

Thu 09:30-16:30


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

The fee for this course is £50.00

with Ghislaine Hughes

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Not registered yet?  sign up

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9036

Availability  This course is available for enrolment. places available

16 May 2022 (Summer)

One day

Mon 09:30-16:30


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

The fee for this course is £50.00

with Ghislaine Hughes

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Not registered yet?  sign up

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9054

Availability  This course is available for enrolment. places available

07 Jul 2022 (Summer)

One day

Thu 09:30-16:30


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

The fee for this course is £50.00

with Ghislaine Hughes

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Introduction to Risk Assessments

This short remote course delivered through Zoom will look at risk assessments. It will identify why we do a risk assessment and how risk assessments can be completed.

9035

Availability  This course is available for enrolment. places available

12 May 2022 (Summer)

One day

Thu 18:00-19:30


Online - Zoom

The fee for this course is £12.00

with Ghislaine Hughes

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Introduction to Working in Care

A taster session introducing working in the care industry

9053

Availability  This course is available for enrolment. places available

06 Jul 2022 (Summer)

One day

Wed 10:30-13:00


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

The fee for this course is £15.00

with John Lindsay

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Job Club

Book an appointment for free job-seeking advice and find out further information about a variety of courses available to people seeking work.

9059

Availability  This course is available but you cannot enrol online.  Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you. places available

06 Jan 2022 (Spring)

15 weeks

Thu 09:30-16:00


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

Free. There is no tuition fee charged for this course.

with Julie Gard

This course is available but you cannot enrol online. Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you.

 click here Click here for more information about this course and booking

9060

Availability  This course is available but you cannot enrol online.  Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you. places available

10 Jan 2022 (Spring)

14 weeks

Mon 10:00-14:00


Online - Zoom

Free. There is no tuition fee charged for this course.

with Julie Gard

This course is available but you cannot enrol online. Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you.

 click here Click here for more information about this course and booking

9062

Availability  This course is available but you cannot enrol online.  Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you. places available

18 Apr 2022 (Summer)

15 weeks

Mon 10:00-14:00


Online - Zoom

Free. There is no tuition fee charged for this course.

with Julie Gard

This course is available but you cannot enrol online. Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you.

 click here Click here for more information about this course and booking

9061

Availability  This course is available but you cannot enrol online.  Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you. places available

21 Apr 2022 (Summer)

14 weeks

Thu 09:30-16:00


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

Free. There is no tuition fee charged for this course.

with Julie Gard

This course is available but you cannot enrol online. Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you.

 click here Click here for more information about this course and booking

Motivation and Goal Setting

Understand what motivates you and how to set useful goals

9021

Availability  This course is available for enrolment. places available

14 Mar 2022 (Spring)

One day

Mon 13:00-14:30


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

The fee for this course is £10.00

with Julie Woods

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Not registered yet?  sign up

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9047

Availability  This course is available for enrolment. places available

13 Jun 2022 (Summer)

One day

Mon 13:00-14:30


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

The fee for this course is £10.00

with Julie Woods

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Not registered yet?  sign up

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New Start Induction Programme

For those who have been unemployed for some time. Look at ways to start your job search and how to present well at interview

9133

Availability  This course is available but you cannot enrol online.  Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you. places available

06 Jan 2022 (Spring)

15 weeks

Thu 13:00-14:30


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

Free. There is no tuition fee charged for this course.

with Julie Woods

This course is available but you cannot enrol online. Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you.

 click here Click here for more information about this course and booking

9134

Availability  This course is available but you cannot enrol online.  Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you. places available

21 Apr 2022 (Summer)

15 weeks

Thu 13:00-14:30


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

Free. There is no tuition fee charged for this course.

with Julie Woods

This course is available but you cannot enrol online. Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you.

 click here Click here for more information about this course and booking

Nutrition: Special Diets

This short remote course delivered through Zoom will look at an introduction to nutrition, focusing on special diets.

9005

Availability  This course is available for enrolment. places available

17 Feb 2022 (Spring)

One day

Thu 17:30-19:30


Online - Zoom

The fee for this course is £15.00

with Ghislaine Hughes

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9056

Availability  This course is available for enrolment. places available

20 Jul 2022 (Summer)

One day

Wed 17:30-19:30


Online - Zoom

The fee for this course is £15.00

with Ghislaine Hughes

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Not registered yet?  sign up

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Paediatric First Aid

This is a 6 hour accredited certificate for those caring for or supervising children.

9008

Availability  This course is nearly full. places available

24 Feb 2022 (Spring)

One day

Thu 09:30-15:30


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

The fee for this course is £45.00

with Gill Greig

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9028

Availability  This course is available for enrolment. places available

20 Apr 2022 (Summer)

2 weeks

Wed 18:30-21:30


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

The fee for this course is £45.00

with Gill Greig

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Not registered yet?  sign up

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9033

Availability  This course is available for enrolment. places available

09 May 2022 (Summer)

One day

Mon 09:30-15:30


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

The fee for this course is £45.00

with Gill Greig

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Paediatric First Aid for Practitioners

A 12-hour course for those working in childcare settings requiring a qualification.

9017

Availability  This course is nearly full. places available

05 Mar 2022 (Spring)

2 weeks

Sat 10:00-16:00


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

The fee for this course is £80.00

with Gill Greig

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 click here Click here for more information about this course and booking

Personal Development Week

Explore and develop life skills such as managing change, dealing with stress, setting personal goals, improving communication skills, building self confidence, resilience and motivation.

9015

Availability  This course is available but you cannot enrol online.  Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you. places available

07 Mar 2022 (Spring)

one week

Mon 10:00-12:00 Tue 09:30-14:00 Wed 09:30-14:00 Thu 09:30-14:00 Fri 09:30-14:00


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

Free. There is no tuition fee charged for this course.

with Bev Beukes

This course is available but you cannot enrol online. Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you.

 click here Click here for more information about this course and booking

9055

Availability  This course is available but you cannot enrol online.  Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you. places available

11 Jul 2022 (Summer)

one week

Mon 10:00-12:00 Tue 09:30-14:00 Wed 09:30-14:00 Thu 09:30-14:00 Fri 09:30-14:00


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

Free. There is no tuition fee charged for this course.

with Bev Beukes

This course is available but you cannot enrol online. Please make an enquiry below, and someone will contact you.

 click here Click here for more information about this course and booking

Positive Thinking

Learn about the power of positive thinking and how to make it work for you

9006

Availability  This course is full.
 					
						 Please contact us on 01344 354220 to be added to the queue.	
						course full

21 Feb 2022 (Spring)

One day

Mon 13:00-14:30


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

The fee for this course is £10.00

with Julie Woods

This course is full. Please contact us on 01344 354220 to be added to the queue.

 click here Click here for more information about this course and booking

9034

Availability  This course is available for enrolment. places available

09 May 2022 (Summer)

One day

Mon 13:00-14:30


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

The fee for this course is £10.00

with Julie Woods

Registered before?  sign in to enrol on this course

Not registered yet?  sign up

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Understanding Food Allergies

This short remote course delivered through Zoom will look at food allergies, intolerances and Coeliac disease.

9022

Availability  This course is available for enrolment. places available

16 Mar 2022 (Spring)

One day

Wed 18:00-19:30


Online - Zoom

The fee for this course is £12.00

with Ghislaine Hughes

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Not registered yet?  sign up

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9050

Availability  This course is available for enrolment. places available

20 Jun 2022 (Summer)

One day

Mon 18:00-19:30


Online - Zoom

The fee for this course is £12.00

with Ghislaine Hughes

Registered before?  sign in to enrol on this course

Not registered yet?  sign up

 click here Click here for more information about this course and booking

Understanding Stress

Find out about some common effects of stress and what you can do about them

9010

Availability  This course is full.
 					
						 Please contact us on 01344 354220 to be added to the queue.	
						course full

28 Feb 2022 (Spring)

One day

Mon 13:00-14:30


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

The fee for this course is £10.00

with Julie Woods

This course is full. Please contact us on 01344 354220 to be added to the queue.

 click here Click here for more information about this course and booking

9037

Availability  This course is available for enrolment. places available

16 May 2022 (Summer)

One day

Mon 13:00-14:30


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

The fee for this course is £10.00

with Julie Woods

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Not registered yet?  sign up

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Working in a School

Gain an insight into working in a classroom as a teaching assistant or learning support assistant

9012

Availability  This course is available for enrolment. places available

03 Mar 2022 (Spring)

6 weeks

Thu 09:30-11:00


Online - Zoom

The fee for this course is £50.00

with Anika Watson

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9043

Availability  This course is available for enrolment. places available

08 Jun 2022 (Summer)

6 weeks

Wed 09:30-11:00


Bracknell Open Learning Centre

The fee for this course is £50.00

with Anika Watson

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