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22 Jan
Party Makeup (Remote)
FREE
All day Distance Learning

**Remote Course**

This exciting online course will prepare those looking to further their journey into the makeup industry.

This course will teach you everything you need to know to create a stunning party makeup look including:

  • Health, safety & hygiene
  • Consultation techniques
  • Creating a cut crease party makeup look
  • Aftercare advice

The course is suitable for those who already have an interest in make-up and may have experience of providing make up treatments to friends or family. For anybody looking to go into working as a freelance makeup artist.

For further information about this course contact Starting Point on 01744 698800 or email info@thestartingpoint.org

*Equipment not provided*

Kit list for makeup courses

1. Brushes (a variety of different sized brushes)

2. Foundation

3. Eye shadow pallets with different colours

4. Concealer

5. Setting powder

6. Bronzer

7. Eyeliner

8. Brow pomade (can use pencil or eye shadow)

9. Blusher

10. Mascara

11. Lipstick or lip gloss

12. False lashes (only if you want to apply)

13. Highlighter

22 Jan
AAT Level 2 Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping
FREE
09:30 - 9 Apr 16:00 Distance Learning

Get all the skills you need for a successful career in the finance industry with our AAT Level 2 Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping.

The qualification:

The purpose of the AAT Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping is to ensure that students have the necessary skills in bookkeeping needed for most finance roles. Students will gain the knowledge and skills needed to carry out typical bookkeeping transactions and tasks in two mandatory units. 

Students completing this qualification will develop the underpinning skills required in all accountancy and finance roles. They will use bookkeeping skills to confidently perform accounting transactions and understand how to process financial information in accordance with set procedures and schedules

This qualification is suitable for those already working in finance, those returning to work after a break or those wishing to change career. The qualification is open to those who are working and those who are not currently in employment. It also offers progression for students who have started studying accountancy and bookkeeping with AAT.

Course structure:

Bookkeeping Transactions

  • Understand financial transactions within a bookkeeping system
  • Process customer transactions
  • Process supplier transactions
  • Process receipts and payments
  • Process transactions through the ledgers to the trial balance

Bookkeeping Controls

  • Understand payment methods
  • Understand controls in a bookkeeping system
  • Use control accounts
  • Use the journal
  • Reconcile a bank statement with the cash book

Assessment method:

Students must successfully complete two unit assessments to achieve this qualification. The proportion of this qualification assessed by external assessment is 100%. 

On successful completion of the course learners will achieve the AAT Level 2 Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping.

For further information about this course contact Starting Point on 01744 698800 or email info@thestartingpoint.org.

25 Jan
Virtual Fast Track to Apprenticeships Open Day
FREE
11:00 - 11:30 Remote Session

Are you aged 16 – 24 and looking to start your career?

Our Fast Track courses will give you the skills, knowledge and qualifications to help you to get an Apprenticeship.

We will help you to:

  • Improve your CV
  • Perfect your interview techniques
  • Gain the skills that employers are looking for
  • Gain a variety of work experience to put on your CV
  • Get here with a free bus pass

On successful completion you will get:

  • Exclusive access to local vacancies
  • £100 bonus on moving into an Apprenticeship, job or further training
  • A free NUS discount card

You can also access financial support while you train with us. Subject to eligibility.

Want to find out more? Come to our Open Day! Book online now or contact us for more information on:

Twitter @sthcapprentices Facebook @sthelenschamberapprenticeships

25 Jan
Virtual Apprenticeships for Liverpool Open Day
FREE
11:00 - 11:30 Remote Session

Are you aged 16 – 24 living in Liverpool and looking for an Apprenticeship?

Our courses will give you the skills, knowledge and qualifications to help you to get an Apprenticeship.

We will help you to:

  • Improve your CV
  • Perfect your interview techniques
  • Gain the skills that employers are looking for
  • Gain a variety of work experience to put on your CV
  • Get here with a free bus pass

On successful completion you will get:

  • Exclusive access to local vacancies
  • £100 bonus on moving into an Apprenticeship, job or further training
  • A free NUS discount card

You can also access financial support while you train with us. Subject to eligibility.

Want to find out more? Come to our Open Day! Book online now or contact us for more information on:

  • Call 0151 702 0799
  • Email apprenticeships@sthelenschamber.com
  • Visit www.apprenticeshipsforliverpool.com

Facebook: @ApprenticeshipsforLiverpool  Instagram: @apprenticeshipsforliverpool

25 Jan
Virtual Apprenticeships for Liverpool Open Day
FREE
14:00 - 14:30 Remote Session

Are you aged 16 – 24 living in Liverpool and looking for an Apprenticeship?

Our courses will give you the skills, knowledge and qualifications to help you to get an Apprenticeship.

We will help you to:

  • Improve your CV
  • Perfect your interview techniques
  • Gain the skills that employers are looking for
  • Gain a variety of work experience to put on your CV
  • Get here with a free bus pass

On successful completion you will get:

  • Exclusive access to local vacancies
  • £100 bonus on moving into an Apprenticeship, job or further training
  • A free NUS discount card

You can also access financial support while you train with us. Subject to eligibility.

Want to find out more? Come to our Open Day! Book online now or contact us for more information on:

  • Call 0151 702 0799
  • Email apprenticeships@sthelenschamber.com
  • Visit www.apprenticeshipsforliverpool.com

Facebook: @ApprenticeshipsforLiverpool  Instagram: @apprenticeshipsforliverpool

25 Jan
Virtual Fast Track to Apprenticeships Open Day
FREE
14:00 - 14:30 Remote Session

Are you aged 16 – 24 and looking to start your career?

Our Fast Track courses will give you the skills, knowledge and qualifications to help you to get an Apprenticeship.

We will help you to:

  • Improve your CV
  • Perfect your interview techniques
  • Gain the skills that employers are looking for
  • Gain a variety of work experience to put on your CV
  • Get here with a free bus pass

On successful completion you will get:

  • Exclusive access to local vacancies
  • £100 bonus on moving into an Apprenticeship, job or further training
  • A free NUS discount card

You can also access financial support while you train with us. Subject to eligibility.

Want to find out more? Come to our Open Day! Book online now or contact us for more information on:

Twitter @sthcapprentices Facebook @sthelenschamberapprenticeships

26 Jan
Principles of Providing Business Administration Services
FREE
09:30 - 27 Jan 16:00 Distance Learning

The qualification:

This short course will give a learner a basic understanding of the principles of business administration.

 

What the qualification covers:

During this course, you will:

  • Understand the organisation and administration of meetings
  • Understand the organisation of travel and accommodation
  • Understand how to manage diary systems
  • Understand how to use office equipment
  • Understand the use of mail services in a business context
  • Understand customer service in a business environment
27 Jan
Strategic Planning Skills
Members: £65.00 + VAT
Non-members: £99.00 + VAT
09:30 - 13:00 Remote Session

Business owners are often so preoccupied with immediate issues that they lose sight of their ultimate objectives. That is why, to really give a business focus on growth, development of a Strategic Plan is an absolute necessity. Creating a strategy for growth and developing the processes that support it, prioritises the business’s activities on delivering specific desired outcomes and provides an effective framework for positive change.

A strategy provides a living and breathing template for running a business and engaging everyone involved to achieve common goals and objectives. The seminar will start by considering definitions of strategy, tactics, vision and mission statements. In addition, the importance of making targets ‘SMART’ will be emphasised.

A workbook provided on the day will take attendees through the no-nonsense Business Doctors Strategic Planning Process.

• A framework for making informed decisions
• A robust basis for more detailed planning
• Clarity when explaining the business to others to inform, motivate and involve
• Benchmarking and performance monitoring
• Positive stimulus for change and a clear focus for growth
• A plan of action for implementing a new strategy By the end of the seminar:
• Attendees will understand what defines a strategy and why goals and targets should always be SMART.
• They will understand the importance of a Strategic Plan and have a process and structure for developing one.
• An overview strategy for their business will be introduced on the day and can be developed further after the seminar.

28 Jan
Effective Communication & Motivation Skills
Members: £80.00 + VAT
Non-members: £130.00 + VAT
09:30 - 13:00 St Helens Chamber

This seminar is designed to help individuals who are in a leadership or management position understand the factors that may affect performance and motivation in the workplace. It looks at effective communication and how this can impact motivation levels and performance.

 

Delegates will develop an awareness and understanding of:

 

• The importance of effective communication in management

 

• How effective communication can impact on motivation and performance levels

 

• The factors that may affect performance and motivation of your staff

 

• An awareness of the theories of motivation and how these are relevant to your workplace

29 Jan
Creative Hair (Remote)
FREE
All day Distance Learning

**Remote course**

Learn everything you need to know to create beautifully styled hair with our free remote course. This exciting course will give you an in-depth understanding of the essential techniques for hair styling.

Perfect for anyone wanting to learn the basics of a variety of hairstyles;  from mums wanting to style their children’s hair for the return to school, people wanting to improve their plaiting technique or for anyone wanting to move onto a career within the hair styling business

With access to materials, demonstration videos and quizzes to reinforce your learning. You can study anywhere from any device.

For further information about this course contact Starting Point on 01744 698800 or email info@thestartingpoint.org


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