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23 Oct
Fast Track to an Apprenticeship in Liverpool
FREE
13:00 - 15:00 Radio City Tower

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

Do you want to kick-start your career with practical skills and qualifications?

We have over 50 Apprenticeships are available in a variety of industries across Liverpool and the surrounding areas, all offering training for young people who have less experience in the workplace.

The Fast-Track to Apprenticeship courses at Liverpool Chamber of Commerce prepare young people with less workplace experience for starting their careers in a range of different industries and ensures you’ll be ready to get the most out of your Apprenticeship.

Our Fast-Track to Apprenticeship courses will help you to:

  • Improve your CV
  • Perfect your interview techniques
  • Gain Work Experience
  • Get qualifications in English and Maths (if you need to)

If you’d like to know more, come and see us at our open day at the top of the Radio City Tower where you’ll have the chance to talk to us about starting your career.

24 Oct
Jobs Fair
FREE
14:00 - 17:00 St Helens Chamber

Started A Levels and not sure if its the right step for you?

We have plenty of training, Apprenticeship and vacancies suitable for you.

We are working with local businesses who are offering permanent, full-time, paid positions in a wide range of roles.

We are seeking determined ambitious people to come and work with us to fill these vacancies.

If this sounds like you come along to our Jobs and Apprenticeships Fair and get your career started.

Come along to the Jobs Fair on the 24th October any time between 2pm and 5pm to find out more. Alternatively call us on 01744 742045.

25 Oct
Produce a CV
FREE
09:30 - 26 Oct 16:30 Clickworks

Do you constantly find your CV is being ignored?

Do you want to make your CV stand out form the crowd?

Learn how to produce an effective CV and upload it to your Universal Job Match account on our short CV session.

This course lasts two days from 9:30am - 4:30pm.

By the end of the session all learners will have:

  • An understanding of useful information to have prepared before the interview
  • An understanding of what interviewers will be expecting in regards to; Punctuality, Dress Sense, Behaviour and Language Use
  • An understanding of the importance of researching the interviewing organisation
  • An understanding of questions to ask the interviewer

Having a good CV is vital while you are seeking work, our advisors will give you guidance and advice in what you should and shouldn’t have in your CV.

We also offer Interview skills sessions to help you perfect your technique so you can go to interviews with confidence.

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

25 Oct
Halloween and Special FX makeup
FREE
09:30 - 26 Oct 16:30 The Chamber Hair & Beauty Academy

Our two day course will teach you a range of creative makeup processes including the application of basic prosthetics, casualty and wound effects and Halloween makeup.

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

This course will teach you everything you need to know about Special FX makeup including:

  • Health, safety & hygiene
  • Consultation techniques
  • Application of basic prosthetics
  • Creating casualty effects
  • Creating a Halloween 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, it is recommended to have completed some practical training within make-up prior to booking this course.

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

26 Oct
Meet the Apprentice - St Helens
FREE
08:30 - 11:00 St Helens Chamber

Are you expanding your workforce? Have you considered
taking on an Apprentice? Come along to see the high calibre of young people who are looking for work.

St Helens Chamber specialises in finding young people
work through our Apprenticeship Programme and we are
always looking to increase the range of vacancies available.
All Apprentices will have completed our course and been
assessed as 'Chamber Approved' to ensure they are well
prepared for the world of work.

Taking on an Apprentice can increase efficiency, introduce
new skills and provide a hassle free, cost effective way to grow your business. We work hard to put the right Apprentice in touch with the right company so that everybody benefits from this excellent initiative.

This informal event will provide an efficient and convenient
way for you to meet some of the best local young job seekers.

For further information on our Apprenticeship Programme
please email the Workforce Development team workforce@sthelenschamber.com or phone 01744 742333.

26 Oct
CANCELLED - Manual Handling
Members: £80.00 + VAT
Non-members: £130.00 + VAT
09:30 - 16:30 Liverpool & Sefton Chambers of Commerce

This one day course is designed to give you a better understanding of manual handling techniques and the legislation surrounding it. The training is designed to ensure that you are given the maximum possible practical training relevant to your role in the workplace.

This course is nationally accredited and a certificate is included.

29 Oct
Level 2 Health & Social Care
FREE
09:30 - 16:00 St Helens Chamber

This Level 2 Health & Social Care course is aimed at adults who want to develop the skills and knowledge required for working in the Health and Social Care sector.

You will learn, develop and practice the skills required for employment and/or career progression in the Health and Social Care sector.

This course will take place two days a week over seven weeks, and will cover:

  • Principles of Communication in an Adult Social Care Setting
  • Principles of Personal Development in an Adult Social Care Setting
  • Principles of Diversity, Equality and Inclusion in an Adult Social Care Setting
  • Principles of Safeguarding and Protection in Health & Social Care
  • Introduction to Duty of Care in Health & Social Care
  • Understanding the role of the Social Care Worker
  • Understand the person centred approaches in an Adult Social Care Setting
  • Understanding Health & Safety in a Social Care Setting

Please arrange to speak to one of our guidance advisers for more information about any of these courses and to discuss your personal career plan.

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

30 Oct
Medication Awareness
Members: £80.00 + VAT
Non-members: £130.00 + VAT
09:30 - 16:30 St Helens Chamber
This seminar will give delegates a solid understanding of the legislation involved with the administration of medication. Gain knowledge of safe procedures for medication administration and gain understanding of the importance of confidentiality and security when dealing with medicine.
30 Oct
Using LinkedIn to Be Seen as an Authority and Win More Business
Members: £65.00 + VAT
Non-members: £99.00 + VAT
09:30 - 13:00 Clickworks

LinkedIn is arguably one of the most under-utilised social media channels, a platform dedicated to connecting and networking with your target customers and suppliers.

In this seminar we will show tried and tested strategies to make your business be seen as an industry expert. We will also demonstrate a range of techniques on how to use LinkedIn to secure meetings and win business.

This seminar will be ideal for those who are currently already using LinkedIn but are not seeing results.

Presented by Search Online Marketing

30 Oct
Graduate Hub
FREE
09:30 - 16:30 St Helens Chamber
Are you a recent graduate looking for work?


Do you need help to make your CV and job applications stand out from the crowd?

The Graduate Hub is a FREE training programme designed to add a host of valuable skills and qualifications to your CV, making you a more attractive candidate to employers.

Topics covered include:

  • Spreadsheet Software
  • Presentation Skills
  • CV writing
  • Customer service essentials
  • Effective Communication Skills
  • interview techniques
  • Health and safety
  • Leadership styles
  • Vacancy Matching

To find out more about The Graduate Hub or to book on contact Starting Point on 01744 698800 or email info@thestartingpoint.org 

 

 


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