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Developing Skills for Gaining Employment

Course code: WPWW301P

Subject area: Employability

Study level: Part Time

Course level: U

Course details

Course time:

10:00 - 12:00

Days of week:


Course date:

8th Nov 2024 - 13th Dec 2024

Course location:

Witney Campus

Contact details


01235 555 585

This six-week, entry level qualification will provide learners with the skills and knowledge to improve their own employability. The course will help learners with future career decisions, progression opportunities to employment or further study.
At the end of this course learners will be able to:

- identify possible employment options - complete an application form - create a straightforward Curriculum Vitae (CV) - conduct self at interview - locate job and training opportunities in a local area - plan for future career development

In order to avoid disappointment, it is advisable to enrol at least 2½ weeks prior to the course starting. We will confirm course information two weeks prior to the start date.

There are vending machines available where hot/cold drinks and snacks can be purchased. There are watercoolers on site making it easy to refill your water bottle.There is no parking on the campus during the day. Please use Marriotts Walk or Woodford Way Car Parks which are a few minutes’ walk away.Please report to Reception on arrival. A photo-id will be issued, for you to wear when you attend classes.

What next?
Learners can progress to Level 1 Award in Employability Skills or progress to a Level 1 in a chosen sector.
Entry criteria
There are no entry requirements.
Fee information
As part of your course we may organise trips to assist you with your learning. Trips are optional, and you will not be penalised if you choose not to participate.

There are bursaries available to help you with other course costs. Call 01235 216 212 for more information.

The rules on fee reduction are complicated and we would encourage you to talk to our Admissions staff on 01235 555 585 to discuss your options. You can find more information on our Fees and Bursaries page - search "Fees and Bursaries" at the top of the page.

Course fees

19+ Fee:

Tuition Fee: £90.00

Exam Fee: £0.00

Total Cost: £90.00

19+ Reduced Fee:

Tuition Fee: £0.00

Exam Fee: £0.00

Total Cost: £0.00

Learning & method assessment
Learners will be able to participate in weekly, classroom activities to build and share knowledge alongside their peers. Learners will also have the opportunity to create a portfolio of evidence and reflective practice.

To track your progress and achievement you will be required to complete a short document.