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Our work related courses are designed to support you at all stages - from thinking about the work skills you have and the type of work you’d be interested in, through to helping you to progress in your career or move in a different direction at work. Communications, building confidence and improving your critical thinking, presentation and planning skills run through everything we do in our work related courses. Many of our courses are run in association with trade unions or employers, and we also offer work related courses in schools and child development linked to our schools and parenting pathway opportunity (see community and family).

Award in Education and Training Level 3 View details

NCFE Level 3 Award in Education is for anyone wanting to teach in the Life Long Learning Sector. This qualification will give the students 12 credits and prepare them to teach sessions to adult learners.

Award in Mentoring View details

The course encourages students to identify and develop the skills and tools needed in their role as a mentor.The legal and ethical requirements are explained in the context of mentoring and students will be supported to prepare and undertake at least one observed mentoring meeting. Feedback given and reflected on throughout the courses will enable students to evaluate their progress and performance as a mentor and create a personalised development plan to support their growth.

Bridges to Learning Presentations and public speaking View details

This highly participative course involves techniques and skills taken from drama, singing, academic life and learning from community settings. It is aimed at people who want to learn how to begin or improve their presentation and delivery skills. The tutor will take students through techniques for creating rapport with audiences, for providing essential messages and for avoiding death by powerpoint. The course will offer a supportive environment for all so students do not need to be anxious. Scenarios and ideas will be provided by the tutor but students are encouraged to bring ideas with them that they want to develop into a presentation.

Communication Sign Language View details

This course will give you communication skills to support with Autism, Hearing Loss, speech difficulties, Downs syndrome It will also enable you to: have deaf awareness; recognise sign and symbols and be able to sign a basic conversation. You will be able to sign the alphabet; names of family and what they look like; describe animals; birthdays; time; jobs; transport; weather; food and drink.

Communication with Sign Language View details

This course will give you communication skills to support with Autism, Hearing Loss, speech difficulties, Downs syndrome It will also enable you to: have deaf awareness; recognise sign and symbols and be able to sign a basic conversation. You will be able to sign the alphabet; names of family and what they look like; describe animals; birthdays; time; jobs; transport; Weather; food and drink etc.

Confidence to Succeed (Deaf English) View details

Are you deaf? Do you use BSL? Do you want to improve your English and BSL? Come to the WEA Deaf Literacy class in Doncaster. BSL will be used throughout with a Deaf tutor. The course is intended for Deaf people who are BSL users. The aim is for Deaf students to develop bilingual skills so that they can participate in the wider society using BSL through BSL/English interpreters and English through pen and paper. Further, to use their smartphones as a communication tool. New students to the course will carry out initial assessments in BSL/Literacy which will indicate the level at which they are working. You will work towards group and individual goals. All goals will be monitored and assessed throughout the course and you will be given regular feedback on your progress.

Confidence to Succeed (Deaf Maths) View details

Are you Deaf? You BSL? Do you want to improve your mathematical skills in practical situations? Come to the WEA Deaf Numeracy class in Doncaster. BSL will be used throughout with a Deaf tutor. The course is intended for Deaf people who have not achieved Level 2 Numeracy and are BSL users. The aim is for students to develop mathematical knowledge, skills and strategies to use when solving maths problems. New students to the course will carry out initial assessments which will indicate the level at which they are working. All students will carry out diagnostic tests to identify their areas of strength and the areas that need to be developed. You will work towards group and individual goals. The individual goals will focus on areas that have been highlighted in your diagnostic assessment. All goals will be monitored and assessed throughout the course and you will be given regular feedback on your progress.

Confidence to Succeed-Deaf Numeracy View details

You Deaf? You BSL? Do you want to improve your numbers and money? Come to the WEA Deaf Numeracy class in Wakefield. BSL will be used throughout with a Deaf tutor. The course is intended for Deaf people who have not achieved Level 2 Numeracy and are BSL users. The aim is for students to develop mathematical knowledge, skills and strategies to use when solving maths problems. New students to the course will carry out initial assessments which will indicate the level at which they are working. All students will carry out diagnostic tests to identify their areas of strength and the areas that need to be developed. You will work towards group and individual goals. The individual goals will focus on areas that have been highlighted in your diagnostic assessment. All goals will be monitored and assessed throughout the course and you will be given regular feedback on your progress.

Customer Service Basics View details

To develop and fine-tune customer service skills so as to offer exceptional customer care and services and to provide effective solutions to customer service problems when they arise.

Customer Service Basics View details

To develop and fine-tune customer service skills so as to offer exceptional customer care and services and to provide effective solutions to customer service problems when they arise.