TRAINING COURSES

Times of uncertainty can take their toll on our mental health – especially as we’re being thrown out of our normal routines. The process of learning and acquiring new information and experiences, like through structured classes, can stimulate the brain and keep you mind healthy. The Whiteinch Centre offers a variety of Accredited Training and access to Construction CITB training. To find out more about how to get involved with our community learning programme, email athomson@whiteinchcentre.org.uk

WHAT COURSES DO WE RUN?

ESOL CLASSES

Our ESOL (english as a second or other language) classes  will help you to improve: listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills. grammar and vocabulary. These course are currently run on Zoom.

Email athomson@whiteinchcentre.org.uk for more info!

LEVEL 1 FOOD HYGIENE CERTIFICATE

This is the national REHIS certificate delivered online by a qualified college lecturer> the course will be a combination of textbook, workbook, pre-recorded videos from the lecturer and face to face Zoom as well as online support. As with the normal delivery there is a multiple choice exam at the end which will be conducted online.

Email athomson@whiteinchcentre.org.uk for more info!

FIRST AID CERTIFICATED

This certificated First Aid course will be delivered on line with a face to Face element to meet the requirement of certification by a qualified college lecturer. The course will be a combination of Textbook, workbook, pre-recorded videos from the lecturer and face to face Zoom as well as online support. As with the normal delivery there is a face to face teaching and observation element of resuscitation methods

Email athomson@whiteinchcentre.org.uk for more info!

PARENTS SUPPORTING CHILDREN NUMERACY AND MATHEMATICS LEVEL 1

This is a certificated course which provides parents and carers with the practical skills and knowledge to support their children with Curriculum for Excellence’s (CfE) Level 2 Numeracy and Mathematics.The unit will provide parents and carers with examples of practical work to undertake with children.This will enable them to more effectively support their children using relevant numeracy and mathematical terminology and language.

Email athomson@whiteinchcentre.org.uk for more info!

INTRODUCTION TO VIDEO CONFERENCING APPS SCQF LEVEL 3

This unit is designed to provide accreditation for learners who wish to understand the basics of video conferencing in order to undertake activities such as online learning, interviewing for jobs, supporting their children’s learning and engaging in family and social activity through apps such as Microsoft Teams, Zoom, Google Meets. It aims to provide practical ICT skills from the downloading of the app to the setting up and hosting of online meets. The unit will allow the students to assess which video conferencing App would most suit their needs in differing situations. It will further allow them to engage with a variety of different video conferencing apps, when selected by others.

Email athomson@whiteinchcentre.org.uk for more info!

 

CV BUILDING FOR JOB SUCCESS

The course would be under a format of lecturer input around aspects of CV development, group discussion on generic issues affecting people and allocated time slots to discuss with individuals specific or confidential issues. The content will be based around CV Structure, Matching the job requirements, Selling yourself, Language skills, Editing, and IT management of CV’s.

Email athomson@whiteinchcentre.org.uk for more info!

"You and Your Alternative Future" is a short (six session) exciting new course that we are running for some of our volunteers. It is designed to help people think differently about themselves, their world, and what future they want for themselves. We hope to be able to offer places on this new initiative to the local Community in the next few months.

Email athomson@whiteinchcentre.org.uk for more info!

YOU AND YOUR ALTERNATIVE FUTURE

The Whiteinch Centre

1 Northinch Court
Glasgow
G14 0UG

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