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Employability Skills

Course Code: PTE4

Level: 1
Subject area: English & Maths
Awarding body: City & Guilds
Qualification: Award, City & Guilds
Course type: Short course
Time of Day: Daytime
Duration: Two weeks
When you'll study: Monday to Friday, 9.00am - 4.00pm

About the course

Are you looking for help to find a job, Traineeship or Apprenticeship and need to gain the skills/confidence to write an outstanding CV and smash an interview? Do you want to give yourself a competitive edge? Then this qualification is the right one for you!

With the job market becoming increasingly more challenging, employers are actively seeking applicants who have an understanding of the workplace and who are work-ready.

This course provides you with the skills and knowledge organisations want and need, along with the confidence and focus to apply them effectively

What you'll learn

The course covers the following two units …

 

Planning for Progression 

The aim of this unit is to help you plan for your progression by understanding requirements of employers, Apprenticeships or further education and identifying your own personal strength to improve your chances of securing a positive, sustainable outcome and start earning money.

Managing Personal Finances

The aim of the unit is to give you a thorough understanding of how to manage your finances now and when earning your first wage. This will assist you with improving your money management, understanding where your money goes and looking at sources of income. This can help you put that little bit away to save for your first holiday!

Entry requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course.

Assessments/Exams

There are no exams.

What's next?

This programme may help you to gain employment or progress onto a Traineeship or Apprenticeship.

Important information

Fees quoted apply to courses starting in the academic year 2021/22 (August 2021 – July 2022). There may be a slight increase in fees for courses starting 2022/23.

If you are aged 16-18, due to Government funding, tuition fees may not be applicable for your course. (Please note: this does not apply to Foundation Degrees or Access to Higher Education courses, and other courses not eligible for public funding.)

Part-time

Course Code: PTE4

Course Fees

A Full Course Fee: Not applicable to this course

B Reduced Course Fee (for those in receipt of qualifying benefits): Not applicable to this course

C Ancillary course costs (ie books and equipment): Not applicable to this course

D Advanced Learner Loan Fee: Not applicable to this course

How old are you? How much will you pay?
16 - 18 AFREE
19 - 23AFREE
24+ AFREE

Please note fees are quoted for one year only.

Course Code: PTE4

Course Fees

A Full Course Fee: Not applicable to this course

B Reduced Course Fee (for those in receipt of qualifying benefits): Not applicable to this course

C Ancillary course costs (ie books and equipment): Not applicable to this course

D Advanced Learner Loan Fee: Not applicable to this course

How old are you? How much will you pay?
16 - 18 AFREE
19 - 23AFREE
24+ AFREE

Please note fees are quoted for one year only.

Course Code: PTE4

Course Fees

A Full Course Fee: Not applicable to this course

B Reduced Course Fee (for those in receipt of qualifying benefits): Not applicable to this course

C Ancillary course costs (ie books and equipment): Not applicable to this course

D Advanced Learner Loan Fee: Not applicable to this course

How old are you? How much will you pay?
16 - 18 AFREE
19 - 23AFREE
24+ AFREE

Please note fees are quoted for one year only.