Access to Higher Education
Art and Media
Business and Professional Services

AAT Level 1 Award in Bookkeeping


This course is designed for learners seeking the skills and knowledge needed to work in the world of business particularly the accountancy sector. It provides learners with the underpinning knowledge that is required by employees to work in a range of different environments which require bookkeeping. You may choose that you want to work for an organisation, or become a self-employed bookkeeper once fully qualified.

The course will cover a wide range of subject areas to give you a great insight into bookkeeping. This will enable you to learn new skills or upskill your current skills and qualities.

You will develop essential knowledge of how to carry out bookkeeping techniques such as understanding bookkeeping transactions including income, expenditure, profit and loss. You will also explore the software associated with bookkeeping

Once you have completed your first level qualification and complete further qualifications you can apply for an adult apprentice, or go into employment. There are currently around 30,000 jobs in the North West related to financial accountancy with the average salary averaging £32K once qualified.

Whilst you are qualifying, you could expect to earn around £13 per hour.
Accrington & Rossendale College
TUE 16/04/2024
17:30 to 20:30
12 weeks
£149.00
18 Places Remaining
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Childcare and Education
Construction and Motor Vehicle Engineering

Construction Multiskills


An introduction to the key health and safety elements of the construction industry. and the chance to develop basic skills in a range of trade areas, including:
- Carpentry
- Brick work
- Painting and decorating
Accrington & Rossendale College
WED 27/09/2023
17:30 to 20:30
12 weeks
£249.00
20+ Places Remaining
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Accrington & Rossendale College
WED 17/04/2024
17:30 to 20:30
10 weeks
£249.00
15 Places Remaining
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Developing further Carpentry and Joinery Skills


This course will help you further develop your carpentry and joinery skills as well as give you an overview of the construction industry and employment opportunities within it. The vast majority of the programme will be aimed at developing your practical skills and technical knowledge.
Accrington & Rossendale College
WED 18/01/2023
18:00 to 21:00
10 weeks
£199.00
6 Places Remaining
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Health & Safety in Construction Programme (Includes CITB Test and CSCS Card)


This course is aimed at individuals who require a CSCS labouring card to get a job within the Construction Industry but don't currently have the required qualifications.

This course is in preparation for three assessments.
On successful completion of the course you will gain two accredited certificates.

• AIM Awards Suite of Vocational Pathways Qualifications (AIMVOCs) in Construction and Building - Extended Award Level 1
• Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in a Construction Environment.

If you also pass the CITB Health, Safety and Environment test you will then receive a print off which states you passed and your CITB registration number. Once you have passed all tests, we can then apply for your CSCS labouring card.
Waterside Centre Accrington
MULTIPLE 11/06/2024
09:30 to 15:15
1 weeks
£95.00
Few Places Remaining
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Waterside Centre Accrington
MULTIPLE 25/06/2024
09:30 to 15:15
1 weeks
£95.00
12 Places Remaining
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Waterside Centre Accrington
MULTIPLE 16/07/2024
09:30 to 15:15
1 weeks
£95.00
12 Places Remaining
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Introduction to Bricklaying


You will gain an introduction to key elements of the trade including hand skills, use and care of tools, working safely and making basic structures. You will then be able to apply this to your own projects.
Accrington & Rossendale College
WED 05/10/2022
17:30 to 21:00
8 weeks
£295.00
20+ Places Remaining
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Accrington & Rossendale College
WED 18/01/2023
18:00 to 21:00
10 weeks
£199.00
12 Places Remaining
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Introduction to Joinery Skills


You will gain an introduction to key elements of the trade including hand skills, use and care of tools, working safely and making basic structures. You will then be able to apply this to your own projects.
Accrington & Rossendale College
WED 18/01/2023
18:00 to 21:00
10 weeks
£199.00
12 Places Remaining
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Introduction to Painting and Decorating


You will gain an introduction to key elements of the trade including hand skills, use and care of tools, working safely and various decorating techniques. You will then be able to apply this to your own projects.
Accrington & Rossendale College
WED 18/01/2023
18:00 to 21:00
10 weeks
£199.00
12 Places Remaining
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Introduction to Plastering


You will gain an introduction to key elements of the trade including hand skills, use and care of tools, working safely and develop beginner plastering skills. You will then be able to apply this to your own projects.
Accrington & Rossendale College
WED 17/01/2024
18:00 to 21:00
10 weeks
£249.00
14 Places Remaining
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Accrington & Rossendale College
WED 17/04/2024
17:30 to 20:30
10 weeks
£249.00
18 Places Remaining
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Education and Childhood Studies
Employability
Engineering

Level 3 Diploma in Engineering Technology


This Level 3 course is carried out online, over 15 weeks. Sessions for March 2023 are Wednesday and Thursday 9:30am - 3:30pm
During the 15 weeks, you will undertake both theory lessons and practicals, online. There are 2 practical track days and a Drug, Alcohol and Medical Screening that you will need to attend. These are noted on your timetable.

You will be provided with Approved Personal Protective Equipment and become competent in Safety Awareness and Manual Handling. All these, will be under the watchful eye of our friendly, approachable, Qualified Trainer/Assessor - Stephen White.

Providing you complete the NVQ, sponsorship with an employer and Drug, Alcohol and Medical screening successfully, you will then continue your journey and undertake the Employer-led Safety critical courses (Personal Track Safety / Track Induction Course) PTS/TIC to enable you to work on Network Rail Infrastructure.

Also Included in The Course
• EAL Level 3 Diploma in Engineering Technology
• Full set of Network Rail Approved PPE (Personal Protective Equipment).
• Network Rail Approved Medical - Mandatory that this is attended and passed or won't progress on the course - Necessary for PTS
• Network Rail Approved Drugs & Alcohol Screening - Mandatory that this is attended and passed or won't progress on the course - Necessary for PTS
• Sponsorship paperwork including ID and right-to-work documentation - Necessary for PTS.
• E-Learning - Sent from your sponsor - Mandatory that this is completed and passed by the deadline of your PTS training
• Small Plant Training.
• Basic Hand Tools Training.
• First Aid and Manual Handling.
Online
WED 06/03/2024
17:30 to 20:30
12 weeks
£5421.00
20+ Places Remaining
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English and Maths

AAT Level 1 Award in Bookkeeping


This course is designed for learners seeking the skills and knowledge needed to work in the world of business particularly the accountancy sector. It provides learners with the underpinning knowledge that is required by employees to work in a range of different environments which require bookkeeping. You may choose that you want to work for an organisation, or become a self-employed bookkeeper once fully qualified.

The course will cover a wide range of subject areas to give you a great insight into bookkeeping. This will enable you to learn new skills or upskill your current skills and qualities.

You will develop essential knowledge of how to carry out bookkeeping techniques such as understanding bookkeeping transactions including income, expenditure, profit and loss. You will also explore the software associated with bookkeeping

Once you have completed your first level qualification and complete further qualifications you can apply for an adult apprentice, or go into employment. There are currently around 30,000 jobs in the North West related to financial accountancy with the average salary averaging £32K once qualified.

Whilst you are qualifying, you could expect to earn around £13 per hour.
Accrington & Rossendale College
TUE 16/04/2024
17:30 to 20:30
12 weeks
£149.00
18 Places Remaining
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Barbering L2


Accrington & Rossendale College
MULTIPLE 18/09/2023
17:30 to 21:30
18 weeks
£550.00
9 Places Remaining
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Basic Life Saving Skills


This free online course will provide learners with the knowledge and basic lifesaving skills needed to effectively assess and treat someone who is not breathing. The skills will include how to deliver cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) on an adult, child and baby and how to access and use a defibrillator.
Kay St Baptist Church
MON 10/06/2024
12:30 to 15:30
1 weeks
FREE to Lancashire Residents
15 Places Remaining
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Online
TUE 25/06/2024
14:00 to 17:00
1 weeks
FREE to Lancashire Residents
12 Places Remaining
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Connect & Keep Learning: Lancashire - Angel Meadow: Social History of the Industrial Revolution


Focusing on an area of Manchester known as Angel Meadow; which once considered to be the worst slum in Europe, learners will explore social conditions for working people; their work, entertainment, homes,
education, immigration and employment that affected their lives. Using timelines, maps, pictures and personal accounts, learners will investigate the time.

Learners will also reflect on the benefits ‘connecting’ with others and ‘keeping learning’ can bring to your mental health and wellbeing.
Online
TUE 11/06/2024
13:30 to 16:00
1 weeks
FREE to Lancashire Residents
20+ Places Remaining
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Connect & Keep Learning: The Duchy of Lancashire 1185-1500


Learners will be introduced to the unique history of Lancashire as a Royal Duchy and County Palatinate.

Focusing on the creation of the County, its early royal connections and the creation of the Duchy as a royal duchy and county palatinate. Historical disputes, it’s demise and revival are all fascinating aspects of this historical period.

Learners will also reflect on the benefits ‘connecting’ with others and ‘keeping learning’ can bring to your mental health and wellbeing.
Online
TUE 25/06/2024
09:30 to 12:00
1 weeks
FREE to Lancashire Residents
20+ Places Remaining
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Construction Multiskills


An introduction to the key health and safety elements of the construction industry. and the chance to develop basic skills in a range of trade areas, including:
- Carpentry
- Brick work
- Painting and decorating
Accrington & Rossendale College
WED 27/09/2023
17:30 to 20:30
12 weeks
£249.00
20+ Places Remaining
Register Interest
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Accrington & Rossendale College
WED 17/04/2024
17:30 to 20:30
10 weeks
£249.00
15 Places Remaining
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Developing further Carpentry and Joinery Skills


This course will help you further develop your carpentry and joinery skills as well as give you an overview of the construction industry and employment opportunities within it. The vast majority of the programme will be aimed at developing your practical skills and technical knowledge.
Accrington & Rossendale College
WED 18/01/2023
18:00 to 21:00
10 weeks
£199.00
6 Places Remaining
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English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)


The main purpose of this course is to provide students with the opportunity to cover all four skills in English: speaking, listening, reading and writing. The course will allow you to progress onto your chosen courses within College. Learning is through classroom based activities, enterprise projects and access to all vocational areas within College. Students who progress onto E3 ESOL will be able to choose either a Vocational or an academic route depending on their career choices.

Accrington & Rossendale College
02/09/2024
to
35 weeks
FREE
20+ Places Remaining
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GCSE English (evening) - Free to UK resident for 3 years and don't have a GCSE at Grade 4/C


Accrington & Rossendale College
MON 04/09/2023
18:00 to 21:00
32 weeks
£425.00
10 Places Remaining
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GCSE Maths (Eve) - Free to all UK residents with no grade 4/C


Accrington & Rossendale College
TUE 04/09/2023
18:00 to 21:00
34 weeks
£425.00
Few Places Remaining
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Health & Safety in Construction Programme (Includes CITB Test and CSCS Card)


This course is aimed at individuals who require a CSCS labouring card to get a job within the Construction Industry but don't currently have the required qualifications.

This course is in preparation for three assessments.
On successful completion of the course you will gain two accredited certificates.

• AIM Awards Suite of Vocational Pathways Qualifications (AIMVOCs) in Construction and Building - Extended Award Level 1
• Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in a Construction Environment.

If you also pass the CITB Health, Safety and Environment test you will then receive a print off which states you passed and your CITB registration number. Once you have passed all tests, we can then apply for your CSCS labouring card.
Waterside Centre Accrington
MULTIPLE 11/06/2024
09:30 to 15:15
1 weeks
£95.00
Few Places Remaining
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Waterside Centre Accrington
MULTIPLE 25/06/2024
09:30 to 15:15
1 weeks
£95.00
12 Places Remaining
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Waterside Centre Accrington
MULTIPLE 16/07/2024
09:30 to 15:15
1 weeks
£95.00
12 Places Remaining
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Introduction to Bricklaying


You will gain an introduction to key elements of the trade including hand skills, use and care of tools, working safely and making basic structures. You will then be able to apply this to your own projects.
Accrington & Rossendale College
WED 05/10/2022
17:30 to 21:00
8 weeks
£295.00
20+ Places Remaining
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Accrington & Rossendale College
WED 18/01/2023
18:00 to 21:00
10 weeks
£199.00
12 Places Remaining
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Introduction to Chair Based Exercise & Falls Prevention


This course is suitable for all levels of fitness. All exercises are chair based and designed to be low impact and low weight bearing, to ease pressure on joints and bones. This course will also develop learner's confidence when performing daily activities and recreational tasks. Alongside the practical elements of the course, learners will be introduced to the physical activity guidelines for adults where applicable and written/group tasks that complement the exercises.

How long is the course?
The course is 2 hours per session and is delivered over two individual sessions or weeks.
Coal Clough Library
FRI 21/06/2024
13:30 to 15:30
2 weeks
FREE to Lancashire Residents
Few Places Remaining
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Introduction to Joinery Skills


You will gain an introduction to key elements of the trade including hand skills, use and care of tools, working safely and making basic structures. You will then be able to apply this to your own projects.
Accrington & Rossendale College
WED 18/01/2023
18:00 to 21:00
10 weeks
£199.00
12 Places Remaining
Register Interest
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Introduction to Painting and Decorating


You will gain an introduction to key elements of the trade including hand skills, use and care of tools, working safely and various decorating techniques. You will then be able to apply this to your own projects.
Accrington & Rossendale College
WED 18/01/2023
18:00 to 21:00
10 weeks
£199.00
12 Places Remaining
Register Interest
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Introduction to Plastering


You will gain an introduction to key elements of the trade including hand skills, use and care of tools, working safely and develop beginner plastering skills. You will then be able to apply this to your own projects.
Accrington & Rossendale College
WED 17/01/2024
18:00 to 21:00
10 weeks
£249.00
14 Places Remaining
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Accrington & Rossendale College
WED 17/04/2024
17:30 to 20:30
10 weeks
£249.00
18 Places Remaining
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Introduction to Vehicle Maintenance and Repair


Accrington & Rossendale College
WED 17/01/2024
18:00 to 21:00
10 weeks
£249.00
15 Places Remaining
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Lancashire Lifesavers


Lancashire Adult Learning (LAL) are working in partnership with North West Ambulance Service, BBC Radio Lancashire and Lancashire County Council to provide free training as part of the #LancashireLifesaver Campaign. Their aim is to train as many people as possible in essential lifesaving skills across the county. This free online session with LAL will provide learners with the knowledge and skills needed if someone suffers a heart attack or a cardiac arrest.
Online
FRI 28/06/2024
09:30 to 12:30
1 weeks
FREE to Lancashire Residents
17 Places Remaining
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Bolton-le-Sands Library Carnforth
THU 04/07/2024
13:30 to 16:30
1 weeks
FREE to Lancashire Residents
Few Places Remaining
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Level 1 Award in Alcohol Awareness (EQUAL)


This programme is for learners who want to develop their understanding of Dementia and learn how best to support individuals affected by it. The course covers positive communication techniques and person-centred approaches that consider individual needs. Learners will explore how to provide professional and personal attention during the illness when individuals may be experiencing symptoms like confusion and forgetting things previously known just yesterday.

These may be learners who wish to access this training with a view to progressing to further qualifications or employment within health and social care, to complement other qualifications within health or health and social care, or to develop in their current job role within health and social care.
Online
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 1 Award in Awareness of Substance Misuse (EQUAL)


This programme provides learners with increased awareness of a range of common health conditions and their effects on individuals. Completing this qualification can support learners with moving into a healthcare role and gaining employment within the Health and Social Care sector.

Learners will investigate a range of specific conditions in more depth and develop their understanding of how t support individuals with these conditions.

These may be learners who wish to access this training with a view to progressing to further qualifications or employment within health and social care, to complement other qualifications within health or health and social care, or to develop in their current job role within health and social care.
Online
09/09/2024
to
41 weeks
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 1 Award in Mental Health Awareness (EQUAL)


This programme is designed for any learner that wants to gain and understanding of autism and the principles of supporting autistic individuals.

These may be learners who wish to access this training with a view to progressing to further qualifications or employment within health and social care, to complement other qualifications within health or health and social care, or to develop in their current job role within health and social care.
Online
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 2 Award in Head Massage


This 8 week programme will help you develop practical skills in providing the relaxing and stress relieving treatment of head massage.
Accrington & Rossendale College
MON 26/02/2024
17:30 to 20:30
8 weeks
£75.00
Few Places Remaining
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Level 2 Certificate in Awareness of Mental Health Problems (EQUAL)


This programme is designed for any learner that wants to raise their awareness of mental health and the problems that can cause mental ill health.

These may be learners who wish to access this training with a view to progressing to further qualifications or employment within health and social care, to complement other qualifications within health or health and social care, or to develop in their current job role within health and social care.
Online
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
This course is now full
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Level 2 Certificate in Common Health Conditions (EQUAL)


This programme provides learners with increased awareness of a range of common health conditions and their effects on individuals. Completing this qualification can support learners with moving into a healthcare role and gaining employment within the Health and Social Care sector.

Learners will investigate a range of specific conditions in more depth and develop their understanding of how t support individuals with these conditions.

These may be learners who wish to access this training with a view to progressing to further qualifications or employment within health and social care, to complement other qualifications within health or health and social care, or to develop in their current job role within health and social care.
Online
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
This course is now full
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Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills (EQUAL)


This online course is designed for those who wish to develop their use of counselling skills in everyday life and work, and some of the approaches that underpin the use of these skills.

This qualification gives learners the opportunity to investigate the knowledge and skills needed to use counselling skills and engage in a helping interaction appropriately.

This qualification is useful for anyone who would like to develop their use of counselling skills for use in either work or a personal capacity. These may be learners who wish to progress towards further qualifications or learners who wish to study this programme in order to complement other programmes (eg health and social care, children’s care, learning and development, voluntary and community work).

This qualification does not qualify learners to practise as a counsellor.
Online
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 2 Certificate in Digital Marketing (EQUAL)


Level 2 Certificate in Digital Marketing (EQUAL)
Online
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 2 Certificate in Equality and Diversity (EQUAL)


Online
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 2 Certificate in Improving Personal Exercise, Health and Nutrition (EQUAL)


This online course is designed for those who wish to learn how to improve their personal health and wellbeing. Completion of the course enables learners to gain knowledge and understanding of the positive effects of exercise on long-term health and well-being and implementing an exercise plan with the appropriate nutritional requirements.

The objectives of this qualification are to help learners gain an understanding of:

• Impact of diet, nutrition and exercise on their personal health

• Safe and appropriate exercise

• Importance of personal motivation and setting goals and targets.

The course is accessed online via our learning platform, EQUAL.
Online
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 2 Certificate in Information, Advice or Guidance (EQUAL)


This programme is aimed to support learners who work or volunteer in an advice role, in a range of areas from careers guidance or pastoral support in schools or colleges, to supporting clients in areas such as drug or alcohol rehabilitation services; with family or confidence issues and clients who require domestic abuse support. The focus is on determining the Clients requirements and ensuring relevant signposting or referral to other agencies
Online
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 2 Certificate in Mental Health First Aid & Wellbeing Advocacy (EQUAL)


The purpose of this programme is to give learners the skills to support colleagues with mental health problems. These skills will be gained by increasing the learner’s knowledge and understanding of mental health conditions and the principles of mental health first aid and how this can be implemented in the workplace.

This qualification is suitable for learners who wish to raise awareness of mental health, creating a culture of care and the promotion of positive mental health. This course gives learners the opportunity to understand mental health, its associated care and how this can be applied to learners or colleagues in the workplace.

This course may also be useful to develop your career further if you work in customer service, housing, voluntary sector, sport and recreation, hospitality or travel and tourism.
Online
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Dementia Care (EQUAL)


This programme is for learners who want to develop their understanding of Dementia and learn how best to support individuals affected by it. The course covers positive communication techniques and person-centred approaches that consider individual needs. Learners will explore how to provide professional and personal attention during the illness when individuals may be experiencing symptoms like confusion and forgetting things previously known just yesterday.

These may be learners who wish to access this training with a view to progressing to further qualifications or employment within health and social care, to complement other qualifications within health or health and social care, or to develop in their current job role within health and social care.
Online
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
This course is now full
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Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Team Leading (EQUAL)


Online
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 2 Certificate in Safeguarding, Prevent and British Values (EQUAL)


This programme is for learners who want to develop the skills needed to recognise and prevent radicalisation and extremism. Learners will learn about the principles of safeguarding and about the importance of the prevent duty and British values in society.

Understanding safeguarding and prevention at level 2 can benefit the wider safeguarding practices within the workplace.

These may be learners who wish to access this training with a view to progressing to further qualifications or employment within health and social care, to complement other qualifications within health or health and social care, or to develop in their current job role within health and social care.
Online
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 2 Certificate in Self-harm and Suicide Awareness and Prevention (EQUAL)


The purpose of this qualification is to educate individuals in spotting signs of self-harm and suicide and helping to prevent further harm by encouraging individuals to seek help. The qualification is designed to apply to a range of circumstances, including upskilling individuals with a safeguarding responsibilities in a range of workplace and community settings.

The qualification is also designed to educate individuals of all ages; increasing knowledge and encouraging conversation in all aspects of society that could prevent individuals hurting themselves or deaths by suicide.

This qualification is designed to reach many individuals to try to combat the rising rate of self-harm and suicide.
Online
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Infection Control (EQUAL)


This programme prepares learners for tackling outbreaks of infection in hospitals and healthcare settings and develops their understanding of causes of infection, how it can be spread and controlled.

These may be learners who wish to access this training with a view to progressing to further qualifications or employment within health and social care, to complement other qualifications within health or health and social care, or to develop in their current job role within health and social care.
Online
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Autism (EQUAL)


This programme is designed for any learner that wants to gain and understanding of autism and the principles of supporting autistic individuals.

These may be learners who wish to access this training with a view to progressing to further qualifications or employment within health and social care, to complement other qualifications within health or health and social care, or to develop in their current job role within health and social care.
Online
Flexible
02/09/2024
1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Children and Young Peoples Mental Health (EQUAL)


This qualification aims to develop learner’s knowledge and skills in the area of children and young people’s mental health. Learners will develop their understanding of the factors that can affect mental health and a range of conditions experienced by children and young people.

These may be learners who wish to access this training with a view to progressing to further qualifications or employment within health and social care, to complement other qualifications within health or health and social care, or to develop in their current job role within health and social care.
Online
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Nutrition and Health (EQUAL)


This online course is designed for a wide range of learners with some existing knowledge of this area who are interested in improving their understanding of nutrition and health.

This course aims to give learners working in, or intending to work in, settings such as sport and recreation, exercise and fitness, hospitality and catering or healthcare an understanding of nutrition and health, to support their role in the workplace.

Six mandatory units make up the qualification:

Explore principles of healthy eating

Consider nutritional needs of a variety of individuals

Use food and nutrition information to plan a healthy diet

The principles of weight management

Understanding eating disorders

Principles of food safety for the home environment

The course is accessed through our online learning platform, EQUAL. A range of learning resources and activities are included to develop knowledge behaviour and skills associated with supporting individuals with their nutrition in relation to their health.
Online
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Safeguarding and Prevent


Lancashire Adult Learning
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 2 Counselling Pathway (daytime and evening classes available)


Lancashire Adult Learning
09/09/2024
18:00 to 21:00
20 weeks
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Lancashire Adult Learning
13/09/2024
09:30 to 15:30
13 weeks
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 2 Essential Study Skills in Health and Social Science Professions


Lancashire Adult Learning
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 2 Healthcare Pathway - Common Health Conditions


Lancashire Adult Learning
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 2 Mental Health Pathway (CYP) - Children and Young People's Mental Health


Lancashire Adult Learning
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 2 Mental Health Pathway - Mental Health Awareness


Lancashire Adult Learning
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 2 SEN Pathway - Certificate in Understanding Autism


Lancashire Adult Learning
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 2 Substance Misuse Pathway


Lancashire Adult Learning
02/09/2024
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1 Year
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Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Autism


Lancashire Adult Learning
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Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Autism (EQUAL)


This online course is designed to increase your knowledge and understanding of autism.

By completing the online course, you will develop in-depth knowledge of autism which could support progression onto appropriate qualifications and into relevant employment in the health and social care sector. Autism is described by The National Autistic Society as a complex, lifelong developmental disability that typically appears during early childhood and can impact a person's social skills, communication, relationships, and self-regulation. Individual preference regarding terminology used for an individual on the autism spectrum may vary and must be valued and respected.

The course content, specification and associated materials are reviewed regularly to ensure that they remain fit for purpose, however, terms tend to change. The National Autistic Society provides a useful source for accurate terms and reference and can be found on their website.

If you’re aged 19 or over, you could access a level 3 qualification for free. This is part of the support available from the government to help you gain the skills you need to get the job you want - whatever your stage of life.

A level 3 qualification is equivalent to an advanced technical certificate or diploma, or A levels.

The qualifications could help you:

Gain skills that employers value
Improve your job prospects
Earn a higher wage


Online
02/09/2024
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1 Year
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Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Mental Health (EQUAL)


This online programme is designed to increase learners knowledge and understanding of mental health and mental well-being. Successful completion of the required units will allow the learner to develop in-depth knowledge and understanding of mental health.

This flexible online course allows you to gain an in-depth knowledge and understanding of mental health and mental wellbeing to support individuals with mental health problems.

Achievement of this qualification will help support progression into a variety of job roles and occupational areas within health and social care, or roles in other sectors which support people with mental health problems.

If you’re aged 19 or over, you could access a level 3 qualification for free. This is part of the support available from the government to help you gain the skills you need to get the job you want - whatever your stage of life.

A level 3 qualification is equivalent to an advanced technical certificate or diploma, or A levels.

The qualifications could help you:

Gain skills that employers value
Improve your job prospects
Earn a higher wage

Online
02/09/2024
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1 Year
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Level 3 Certificate in Understanding the Principles of Dementia Care (EQUAL)


This online course is designed to enable learners to develop knowledge and understanding of caring for individuals with dementia. Successful completion of the units will allow learners to develop in-depth knowledge and understanding of dementia and its effects.

This qualification is designed for learners who want to develop their knowledge and understanding of dementia and dementia care.

This qualification allows you to gain an in-depth knowledge and understanding of dementia to support individuals diagnosed with dementia.

Achievement of this qualification will help support progression into a variety of job roles and occupational areas within health and social care, or roles in other sectors which support people with dementia.

If you’re aged 19 or over, you could access a level 3 qualification for free. This is part of the support available from the government to help you gain the skills you need to get the job you want - whatever your stage of life.

A level 3 qualification is equivalent to an advanced technical certificate or diploma, or A levels.

The qualifications could help you:

Gain skills that employers value
Improve your job prospects
Earn a higher wage

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02/09/2024
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1 Year
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Level 3 Diploma in Counselling Skills (daytime and evening classes available)


Accrington & Rossendale College
09/09/2024
18:00 to 21:00
37 weeks
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Accrington & Rossendale College
09/09/2024
13:30 to 16:30
37 weeks
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Level 3 Diploma in Engineering Technology


This Level 3 course is carried out online, over 15 weeks. Sessions for March 2023 are Wednesday and Thursday 9:30am - 3:30pm
During the 15 weeks, you will undertake both theory lessons and practicals, online. There are 2 practical track days and a Drug, Alcohol and Medical Screening that you will need to attend. These are noted on your timetable.

You will be provided with Approved Personal Protective Equipment and become competent in Safety Awareness and Manual Handling. All these, will be under the watchful eye of our friendly, approachable, Qualified Trainer/Assessor - Stephen White.

Providing you complete the NVQ, sponsorship with an employer and Drug, Alcohol and Medical screening successfully, you will then continue your journey and undertake the Employer-led Safety critical courses (Personal Track Safety / Track Induction Course) PTS/TIC to enable you to work on Network Rail Infrastructure.

Also Included in The Course
• EAL Level 3 Diploma in Engineering Technology
• Full set of Network Rail Approved PPE (Personal Protective Equipment).
• Network Rail Approved Medical - Mandatory that this is attended and passed or won't progress on the course - Necessary for PTS
• Network Rail Approved Drugs & Alcohol Screening - Mandatory that this is attended and passed or won't progress on the course - Necessary for PTS
• Sponsorship paperwork including ID and right-to-work documentation - Necessary for PTS.
• E-Learning - Sent from your sponsor - Mandatory that this is completed and passed by the deadline of your PTS training
• Small Plant Training.
• Basic Hand Tools Training.
• First Aid and Manual Handling.
Online
WED 06/03/2024
17:30 to 20:30
12 weeks
£5421.00
20+ Places Remaining
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Online Introduction to Deaf Awareness and BSL


In this online stand-alone session, you will be introduced to deaf awareness and British Sign Language (BSL). You will look at day to day life and the barriers the deaf community have in communicating with the hearing world. This session will give you an insight of the dos and don’ts and tips to support those with a loss of hearing, whether with individuals who were born deaf or whose who have had a loss of hearing later in life. This session will also give you the basic skills to communicate using British Sign language and how to develop yourself independently following the course.

Sessions are delivered online and is a one-off 90 min sessions with further opportunities to develop your skills and knowledge further.
Online
MON 24/06/2024
18:00 to 19:30
1 weeks
FREE to Lancashire Residents
20+ Places Remaining
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Online
WED 03/07/2024
16:00 to 17:30
1 weeks
FREE to Lancashire Residents
20+ Places Remaining
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Railway Maintenance Diploma


During the course, you'll learn the fundamentals of rail track maintenance that you need to obtain a successful career on the rail. The course will introduce you to the typical operations and allow you to develop an extensive skill set to carry out various roles within the Rail Industry.

You must book onto an Information and Advice Session prior to starting the course.

Also Included in The Course
• City & Guilds NVQ Level 2 Diploma in Rail Engineering Track Maintenance
• City & Guilds Level 2 Certificate in Rail Engineering Underpinning Knowledge
• Full set of Network Rail Approved PPE (Personal Protective Equipment).
• Network Rail Approved Medical - Mandatory that this is attended and passed or won't progress on the course - Necessary for PTS
• Network Rail Approved Drugs & Alcohol Screening - Mandatory that this is attended and passed or won't progress on the course - Necessary for PTS
• Sponsorship paperwork including ID and right-to-work documentation - Necessary for PTS.
• E-Learning - Sent from your sponsor - Mandatory that this is completed and passed by the deadline of your PTS training
• Small Plant Training.
• Basic Hand Tools Training.
• First Aid and Manual Handling.
Lancashire Adult Learning
MULTIPLE 20/05/2024
09:30 to 16:00
6 weeks
£1995.00
17 Places Remaining
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Shout Connect Meeting Rooms Preston
MULTIPLE 03/06/2024
09:30 to 16:00
6 weeks
£1995.00
20+ Places Remaining
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Family Learning
First Aid

Lancashire Lifesavers


Lancashire Adult Learning (LAL) are working in partnership with North West Ambulance Service, BBC Radio Lancashire and Lancashire County Council to provide free training as part of the #LancashireLifesaver Campaign. Their aim is to train as many people as possible in essential lifesaving skills across the county. This free online session with LAL will provide learners with the knowledge and skills needed if someone suffers a heart attack or a cardiac arrest.
Online
FRI 28/06/2024
09:30 to 12:30
1 weeks
FREE to Lancashire Residents
17 Places Remaining
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Bolton-le-Sands Library Carnforth
THU 04/07/2024
13:30 to 16:30
1 weeks
FREE to Lancashire Residents
Few Places Remaining
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Hair and Beauty

Level 2 Award in Head Massage


This 8 week programme will help you develop practical skills in providing the relaxing and stress relieving treatment of head massage.
Accrington & Rossendale College
MON 26/02/2024
17:30 to 20:30
8 weeks
£75.00
Few Places Remaining
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Health and Safety

Basic Life Saving Skills


This free online course will provide learners with the knowledge and basic lifesaving skills needed to effectively assess and treat someone who is not breathing. The skills will include how to deliver cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) on an adult, child and baby and how to access and use a defibrillator.
Kay St Baptist Church
MON 10/06/2024
12:30 to 15:30
1 weeks
FREE to Lancashire Residents
15 Places Remaining
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Online
TUE 25/06/2024
14:00 to 17:00
1 weeks
FREE to Lancashire Residents
12 Places Remaining
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Health and Social Care

Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Safeguarding and Prevent


Lancashire Adult Learning
02/09/2024
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1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 2 Counselling Pathway (daytime and evening classes available)


Lancashire Adult Learning
09/09/2024
18:00 to 21:00
20 weeks
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Lancashire Adult Learning
13/09/2024
09:30 to 15:30
13 weeks
£TBC
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Level 2 Essential Study Skills in Health and Social Science Professions


Lancashire Adult Learning
02/09/2024
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1 Year
£TBC
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Level 2 Healthcare Pathway - Common Health Conditions


Lancashire Adult Learning
02/09/2024
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1 Year
£TBC
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Level 2 Mental Health Pathway (CYP) - Children and Young People's Mental Health


Lancashire Adult Learning
02/09/2024
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1 Year
£TBC
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Level 2 Mental Health Pathway - Mental Health Awareness


Lancashire Adult Learning
02/09/2024
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1 Year
£TBC
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Level 2 SEN Pathway - Certificate in Understanding Autism


Lancashire Adult Learning
02/09/2024
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1 Year
£TBC
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Level 2 Substance Misuse Pathway


Lancashire Adult Learning
02/09/2024
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1 Year
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Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Autism


Lancashire Adult Learning
02/09/2024
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1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 3 Diploma in Counselling Skills (daytime and evening classes available)


Accrington & Rossendale College
09/09/2024
18:00 to 21:00
37 weeks
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Accrington & Rossendale College
09/09/2024
13:30 to 16:30
37 weeks
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Online Introduction to Deaf Awareness and BSL


In this online stand-alone session, you will be introduced to deaf awareness and British Sign Language (BSL). You will look at day to day life and the barriers the deaf community have in communicating with the hearing world. This session will give you an insight of the dos and don’ts and tips to support those with a loss of hearing, whether with individuals who were born deaf or whose who have had a loss of hearing later in life. This session will also give you the basic skills to communicate using British Sign language and how to develop yourself independently following the course.

Sessions are delivered online and is a one-off 90 min sessions with further opportunities to develop your skills and knowledge further.
Online
MON 24/06/2024
18:00 to 19:30
1 weeks
FREE to Lancashire Residents
20+ Places Remaining
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Online
WED 03/07/2024
16:00 to 17:30
1 weeks
FREE to Lancashire Residents
20+ Places Remaining
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Health and Wellbeing

Introduction to Chair Based Exercise & Falls Prevention


This course is suitable for all levels of fitness. All exercises are chair based and designed to be low impact and low weight bearing, to ease pressure on joints and bones. This course will also develop learner's confidence when performing daily activities and recreational tasks. Alongside the practical elements of the course, learners will be introduced to the physical activity guidelines for adults where applicable and written/group tasks that complement the exercises.

How long is the course?
The course is 2 hours per session and is delivered over two individual sessions or weeks.
Coal Clough Library
FRI 21/06/2024
13:30 to 15:30
2 weeks
FREE to Lancashire Residents
Few Places Remaining
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Horticulture
Humanities

Connect & Keep Learning: Lancashire - Angel Meadow: Social History of the Industrial Revolution


Focusing on an area of Manchester known as Angel Meadow; which once considered to be the worst slum in Europe, learners will explore social conditions for working people; their work, entertainment, homes,
education, immigration and employment that affected their lives. Using timelines, maps, pictures and personal accounts, learners will investigate the time.

Learners will also reflect on the benefits ‘connecting’ with others and ‘keeping learning’ can bring to your mental health and wellbeing.
Online
TUE 11/06/2024
13:30 to 16:00
1 weeks
FREE to Lancashire Residents
20+ Places Remaining
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Connect & Keep Learning: The Duchy of Lancashire 1185-1500


Learners will be introduced to the unique history of Lancashire as a Royal Duchy and County Palatinate.

Focusing on the creation of the County, its early royal connections and the creation of the Duchy as a royal duchy and county palatinate. Historical disputes, it’s demise and revival are all fascinating aspects of this historical period.

Learners will also reflect on the benefits ‘connecting’ with others and ‘keeping learning’ can bring to your mental health and wellbeing.
Online
TUE 25/06/2024
09:30 to 12:00
1 weeks
FREE to Lancashire Residents
20+ Places Remaining
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Foundation Degree in Criminology and Criminal Justice


Start Date: 19th January 2021 and September 2021
Day: TUE
Time: Full-Time: 9am - 6pm, Part-Time: Various Options
Duration: 2 years Full Time / 4 Years Part Time, Delivered at Accrington and Rossendale College, UCAS Code: CC19

Foundation Degree in Paralegal Services


Start Date: 19th January 2021 and September 2021
Day: TUE
Time: Full-Time: 9am - 6pm, Part-Time: Various Options
Duration: 2 years full-time, 4 years part-time
Languages
Online College

Level 1 Award in Alcohol Awareness (EQUAL)


This programme is for learners who want to develop their understanding of Dementia and learn how best to support individuals affected by it. The course covers positive communication techniques and person-centred approaches that consider individual needs. Learners will explore how to provide professional and personal attention during the illness when individuals may be experiencing symptoms like confusion and forgetting things previously known just yesterday.

These may be learners who wish to access this training with a view to progressing to further qualifications or employment within health and social care, to complement other qualifications within health or health and social care, or to develop in their current job role within health and social care.
Online
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 1 Award in Awareness of Substance Misuse (EQUAL)


This programme provides learners with increased awareness of a range of common health conditions and their effects on individuals. Completing this qualification can support learners with moving into a healthcare role and gaining employment within the Health and Social Care sector.

Learners will investigate a range of specific conditions in more depth and develop their understanding of how t support individuals with these conditions.

These may be learners who wish to access this training with a view to progressing to further qualifications or employment within health and social care, to complement other qualifications within health or health and social care, or to develop in their current job role within health and social care.
Online
09/09/2024
to
41 weeks
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 1 Award in Mental Health Awareness (EQUAL)


This programme is designed for any learner that wants to gain and understanding of autism and the principles of supporting autistic individuals.

These may be learners who wish to access this training with a view to progressing to further qualifications or employment within health and social care, to complement other qualifications within health or health and social care, or to develop in their current job role within health and social care.
Online
02/09/2024
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1 Year
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Level 2 Certificate in Awareness of Mental Health Problems (EQUAL)


This programme is designed for any learner that wants to raise their awareness of mental health and the problems that can cause mental ill health.

These may be learners who wish to access this training with a view to progressing to further qualifications or employment within health and social care, to complement other qualifications within health or health and social care, or to develop in their current job role within health and social care.
Online
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
This course is now full
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Level 2 Certificate in Common Health Conditions (EQUAL)


This programme provides learners with increased awareness of a range of common health conditions and their effects on individuals. Completing this qualification can support learners with moving into a healthcare role and gaining employment within the Health and Social Care sector.

Learners will investigate a range of specific conditions in more depth and develop their understanding of how t support individuals with these conditions.

These may be learners who wish to access this training with a view to progressing to further qualifications or employment within health and social care, to complement other qualifications within health or health and social care, or to develop in their current job role within health and social care.
Online
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
This course is now full
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Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills (EQUAL)


This online course is designed for those who wish to develop their use of counselling skills in everyday life and work, and some of the approaches that underpin the use of these skills.

This qualification gives learners the opportunity to investigate the knowledge and skills needed to use counselling skills and engage in a helping interaction appropriately.

This qualification is useful for anyone who would like to develop their use of counselling skills for use in either work or a personal capacity. These may be learners who wish to progress towards further qualifications or learners who wish to study this programme in order to complement other programmes (eg health and social care, children’s care, learning and development, voluntary and community work).

This qualification does not qualify learners to practise as a counsellor.
Online
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
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Level 2 Certificate in Digital Marketing (EQUAL)


Level 2 Certificate in Digital Marketing (EQUAL)
Online
02/09/2024
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1 Year
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Level 2 Certificate in Equality and Diversity (EQUAL)


Online
02/09/2024
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1 Year
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Level 2 Certificate in Improving Personal Exercise, Health and Nutrition (EQUAL)


This online course is designed for those who wish to learn how to improve their personal health and wellbeing. Completion of the course enables learners to gain knowledge and understanding of the positive effects of exercise on long-term health and well-being and implementing an exercise plan with the appropriate nutritional requirements.

The objectives of this qualification are to help learners gain an understanding of:

• Impact of diet, nutrition and exercise on their personal health

• Safe and appropriate exercise

• Importance of personal motivation and setting goals and targets.

The course is accessed online via our learning platform, EQUAL.
Online
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 2 Certificate in Information, Advice or Guidance (EQUAL)


This programme is aimed to support learners who work or volunteer in an advice role, in a range of areas from careers guidance or pastoral support in schools or colleges, to supporting clients in areas such as drug or alcohol rehabilitation services; with family or confidence issues and clients who require domestic abuse support. The focus is on determining the Clients requirements and ensuring relevant signposting or referral to other agencies
Online
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 2 Certificate in Mental Health First Aid & Wellbeing Advocacy (EQUAL)


The purpose of this programme is to give learners the skills to support colleagues with mental health problems. These skills will be gained by increasing the learner’s knowledge and understanding of mental health conditions and the principles of mental health first aid and how this can be implemented in the workplace.

This qualification is suitable for learners who wish to raise awareness of mental health, creating a culture of care and the promotion of positive mental health. This course gives learners the opportunity to understand mental health, its associated care and how this can be applied to learners or colleagues in the workplace.

This course may also be useful to develop your career further if you work in customer service, housing, voluntary sector, sport and recreation, hospitality or travel and tourism.
Online
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Dementia Care (EQUAL)


This programme is for learners who want to develop their understanding of Dementia and learn how best to support individuals affected by it. The course covers positive communication techniques and person-centred approaches that consider individual needs. Learners will explore how to provide professional and personal attention during the illness when individuals may be experiencing symptoms like confusion and forgetting things previously known just yesterday.

These may be learners who wish to access this training with a view to progressing to further qualifications or employment within health and social care, to complement other qualifications within health or health and social care, or to develop in their current job role within health and social care.
Online
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
This course is now full
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Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Team Leading (EQUAL)


Online
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 2 Certificate in Safeguarding, Prevent and British Values (EQUAL)


This programme is for learners who want to develop the skills needed to recognise and prevent radicalisation and extremism. Learners will learn about the principles of safeguarding and about the importance of the prevent duty and British values in society.

Understanding safeguarding and prevention at level 2 can benefit the wider safeguarding practices within the workplace.

These may be learners who wish to access this training with a view to progressing to further qualifications or employment within health and social care, to complement other qualifications within health or health and social care, or to develop in their current job role within health and social care.
Online
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 2 Certificate in Self-harm and Suicide Awareness and Prevention (EQUAL)


The purpose of this qualification is to educate individuals in spotting signs of self-harm and suicide and helping to prevent further harm by encouraging individuals to seek help. The qualification is designed to apply to a range of circumstances, including upskilling individuals with a safeguarding responsibilities in a range of workplace and community settings.

The qualification is also designed to educate individuals of all ages; increasing knowledge and encouraging conversation in all aspects of society that could prevent individuals hurting themselves or deaths by suicide.

This qualification is designed to reach many individuals to try to combat the rising rate of self-harm and suicide.
Online
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Infection Control (EQUAL)


This programme prepares learners for tackling outbreaks of infection in hospitals and healthcare settings and develops their understanding of causes of infection, how it can be spread and controlled.

These may be learners who wish to access this training with a view to progressing to further qualifications or employment within health and social care, to complement other qualifications within health or health and social care, or to develop in their current job role within health and social care.
Online
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Autism (EQUAL)


This programme is designed for any learner that wants to gain and understanding of autism and the principles of supporting autistic individuals.

These may be learners who wish to access this training with a view to progressing to further qualifications or employment within health and social care, to complement other qualifications within health or health and social care, or to develop in their current job role within health and social care.
Online
Flexible
02/09/2024
1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Children and Young Peoples Mental Health (EQUAL)


This qualification aims to develop learner’s knowledge and skills in the area of children and young people’s mental health. Learners will develop their understanding of the factors that can affect mental health and a range of conditions experienced by children and young people.

These may be learners who wish to access this training with a view to progressing to further qualifications or employment within health and social care, to complement other qualifications within health or health and social care, or to develop in their current job role within health and social care.
Online
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Nutrition and Health (EQUAL)


This online course is designed for a wide range of learners with some existing knowledge of this area who are interested in improving their understanding of nutrition and health.

This course aims to give learners working in, or intending to work in, settings such as sport and recreation, exercise and fitness, hospitality and catering or healthcare an understanding of nutrition and health, to support their role in the workplace.

Six mandatory units make up the qualification:

Explore principles of healthy eating

Consider nutritional needs of a variety of individuals

Use food and nutrition information to plan a healthy diet

The principles of weight management

Understanding eating disorders

Principles of food safety for the home environment

The course is accessed through our online learning platform, EQUAL. A range of learning resources and activities are included to develop knowledge behaviour and skills associated with supporting individuals with their nutrition in relation to their health.
Online
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Autism (EQUAL)


This online course is designed to increase your knowledge and understanding of autism.

By completing the online course, you will develop in-depth knowledge of autism which could support progression onto appropriate qualifications and into relevant employment in the health and social care sector. Autism is described by The National Autistic Society as a complex, lifelong developmental disability that typically appears during early childhood and can impact a person's social skills, communication, relationships, and self-regulation. Individual preference regarding terminology used for an individual on the autism spectrum may vary and must be valued and respected.

The course content, specification and associated materials are reviewed regularly to ensure that they remain fit for purpose, however, terms tend to change. The National Autistic Society provides a useful source for accurate terms and reference and can be found on their website.

If you’re aged 19 or over, you could access a level 3 qualification for free. This is part of the support available from the government to help you gain the skills you need to get the job you want - whatever your stage of life.

A level 3 qualification is equivalent to an advanced technical certificate or diploma, or A levels.

The qualifications could help you:

Gain skills that employers value
Improve your job prospects
Earn a higher wage


Online
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
Apply
Find Out More

Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Mental Health (EQUAL)


This online programme is designed to increase learners knowledge and understanding of mental health and mental well-being. Successful completion of the required units will allow the learner to develop in-depth knowledge and understanding of mental health.

This flexible online course allows you to gain an in-depth knowledge and understanding of mental health and mental wellbeing to support individuals with mental health problems.

Achievement of this qualification will help support progression into a variety of job roles and occupational areas within health and social care, or roles in other sectors which support people with mental health problems.

If you’re aged 19 or over, you could access a level 3 qualification for free. This is part of the support available from the government to help you gain the skills you need to get the job you want - whatever your stage of life.

A level 3 qualification is equivalent to an advanced technical certificate or diploma, or A levels.

The qualifications could help you:

Gain skills that employers value
Improve your job prospects
Earn a higher wage

Online
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
Apply
Find Out More

Level 3 Certificate in Understanding the Principles of Dementia Care (EQUAL)


This online course is designed to enable learners to develop knowledge and understanding of caring for individuals with dementia. Successful completion of the units will allow learners to develop in-depth knowledge and understanding of dementia and its effects.

This qualification is designed for learners who want to develop their knowledge and understanding of dementia and dementia care.

This qualification allows you to gain an in-depth knowledge and understanding of dementia to support individuals diagnosed with dementia.

Achievement of this qualification will help support progression into a variety of job roles and occupational areas within health and social care, or roles in other sectors which support people with dementia.

If you’re aged 19 or over, you could access a level 3 qualification for free. This is part of the support available from the government to help you gain the skills you need to get the job you want - whatever your stage of life.

A level 3 qualification is equivalent to an advanced technical certificate or diploma, or A levels.

The qualifications could help you:

Gain skills that employers value
Improve your job prospects
Earn a higher wage

Online
02/09/2024
to
1 Year
£TBC
20+ Places Remaining
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