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Are you feeling stuck or in a rut at work? Would you be interested in having some space to reflect on your next steps, skills, and confidence? Whether you are interested in a short taster or a professional qualification in any of our specialist pathway areas the WEA could help support you with our professional development courses.

Career Planning: Recognising your Skills Unit 1 View details

This course aims to help you recognise your work skills and how you can use these to apply for work either paid or voluntary. You will be asked to identify the skills that you already possess for work and to think about the qualities that employers are looking for when recruiting employees. You will be asked to decide which qualities you already possess and identify those which you feel you need to develop.

INSPIRE View details

The course is designed for those who have been out of work for a lenght of time, who are looking to go back into work, but lack knowledge ofsome of the work place reuirements. Buildinng self exteen/confidence, Interview techniques Identifying achieveable goals and ambitions.

Starting your own Business View details

This course is suitable for those considering starting their own business, whether home based or on a larger scale. It will provide information about the mandatory requirements of setting up a company and explain about the different types of companies. Participants will learn the key elements of writing a business plan, doing market research and identifying a unique product line. They will be able to create a budget for the initial start up, prepare a marketing strategy and outline how they will create revenue.

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