Archives for IT/Computers

Community Learning courses and Hedgehog Hunt in Yate

Community Learning is running courses starting after half term in Yate, which are all free at the moment, subject to eligibility (adults aged 19+ with few qualifications or those who haven’t been in education for a while and struggling with wellbeing and/or finding work/re-training. Please click the link below to see details    Family-History IT-digital-Yate Hedgehog-Trail L1-Office-Admin CW-for-Wellbeing We also have a family Hedgehog Hunt taking place in conjunction with Yate Shopping Centre – attached form is also available in a no of shops. The first form to be drawn will win a voucher.
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Update from Job Network Bristol for Get Online Week 2020

#BristolChampionIT    https://uk.getonlineweek.com/     19 – 25 October #BristolChampionIT online event  during Get Online Week 20 Visit our Mtrain Computer Elearning Academy  https://Traingoogle.com   and more information about our service at   https://www.totalbristol.com/job-network-bristol/ Interested in being a Digital Volunteer? Contact 1CharityBristol@gmail.com Recommend a Friend and Family member to our Enterprise for support Expanding our Device and Laptop Loan project,  if you can support   visit   https://localgiving.org/charity/jobnetworkbristol/ Bristol Enterprise please Tweet, and promote your own digital support at #BristolChampionIT   From the Promoters of Spring Into Summer at Bristol Galleries #BristolChampionIT with support from Total Bristol and Ways2Work Bristol
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South Glos Community Learning Free Courses

Confidence Building for WorkThis FREE 6 week course will help you to develop strategies to identify your strengths and build confidence in your own abilities in the work environment. It is suitable for people wanting to refresh their skills and increase their confidence in preparation for returning to the workplace or support a change in direction. Where: Patchway Community Centre, PatchwayHow long: 6 weeks – Fridays, 10.00am – 12.00pmStarts: 9th October 2020 Functional Skills, Maths Are You aged 19 and over?Did you struggle with Maths at school? Would you like to feel more confident using Maths in the workplace? Do you want to gain confidence supporting your children with their homework?Would you like to develop your skills to progress to another qualification? Where: Patchway Library , PatchwayHow long: 20 weeks – Mondays, 6.30pm– 8.30pmStarts: 5th October 2020 If you are
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N-gaged offer a greater variety of courses

N-gaged are now working with our new sister company Finance Management Business School (FMBS) to offer a greater variety of courses. If you are unemployed or qualify as a low-income earner these courses are FREE. Our courses are now available online commencing every Monday – including some practical elements. Access to a computer is required or perhaps you would like to take advantage of attending our in-house IT suite on a pre- bookable basis. Courses Include: Storage and Warehouse (obtain your Forklift Truck Licence) Construction (obtain your CSCS card) – including Award in Construction,Award in Health and Safety within the workplace and Award in Health and Safety within a Construction Environment Logistics (obtain your HGV Licence) – including Certificate in Safe Road Skills and Attitudes, Certificate in Customer Service, Hazard Perception, Certificate in Logistics Operation and Licence acquisition: C, C&E,
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ESOL course and ESOL Conversation Clubs and other courses

Community Learning are running ESOL course and ESOL Conversation Clubs and other courses: See details below To join a friendly Zoom meeting contact esolconversationclubs@bristol.gov.uk, for more information check our website www.esolcc.org or you can visit Learn English in Bristol website : www.LEB.community  ESOL course in North and West Bristol, in the classroom ·   ESOL for  Living in UK – to be run in Henbury and Brentry Community Centre and online, from Wednesday October 14th, 10-12, for 10 weeks. For Entry Level learners. To include applying for work and progression to other courses or to work or volunteering. Contact Suzanne on 07887451776, suzanne.gaffney@bristol.gov.uk Maths Brush Up Your Maths – online 11 week course using Google Classroom and Zoom, starts Wednesday 30th September, 9.30-12 noon. Improve maths skills for work or home. Find out about Functional maths courses. Contact Suzanne on 07887451776, suzanne.gaffney@bristol.gov.uk
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Autumn Community Learning courses online

     Community Learning is running online courses, see details below.        IT for Absolute Beginners – more details to come. Possible support to access equipment.       Fun with Phonics (part 1) – 6 week course to help you support your children’s learning, to run during the school day, starts Tuesday 6th October, 10-12 for 7 sessions. Contact Suzanne on 07887451776.       Bringing Books and Stories to Life – 6 week family learning course after school, 4.15-5.15pm, Wednesday, starts 4th November, use crafts, plays, cooking, and songs to support your child’s love of learning. Contact Suzanne on 07887451776.        North Bristol based in class room and online, ESOL for Living In UK, Wednesday mornings, starting October/November. Contact Suzanne on 07887451776.        ESOL Conversation Clubs – for details contact esolconversationclubs@bristol.gov.uk IT for Employment – intermediate 6 week course includes e-safety, word
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JobNetworkBristol Make IT Click every Thursday

JobNetworkBristol Make IT Click every Thursday at 3pm Uk time online Google Make IT Click Into to Make IT Click includes the new Employment, Self employment and Train online resources. More latest event details  MTrain   Https://Traingoogle.com Hosted on GoBrunch first intro link   https://gobrunch.com/events/137102
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IT for Employment course

Community Learning is running FREE IT skills for work. I am attaching an amended flyer for this course, with start date is now 29th September , it is an intermediate online computer/digital course which will use Google Classroom and Google Meet. Support will be given to access the IT, learners will need a laptop and access to data. Contact  Suzanne Gaffney for more details or to apply.
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Test Analyst Apprenticeship Vacancy

Are you looking to kick start your career in IT and gain a professional qualification? How you‘ll make a difference: As an apprentice, you will make a difference by helping to shape technology solutions that deliver services to the residents and businesses of South Gloucestershire via our website or get used by front-line key workers in their day-to-day roles at the council. What will you be doing? Once up and running you will be working on several different technology projects but will be supported by an experienced and friendly team.  Although at the moment most of us are home working, they will always be on the end of a video call or instant message. As a team we already work remotely from one another and have done for some time now – we even work with contractors in Scotland and India
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Free online vocational short courses

The Finance and Management Business School is running a range of free online courses. Courses are free for unemployed or low-waged people (this criteria can be quite flexible, so if in doubt, ask!) aged 16+. Courses include: Award in self-employment Starting your own Business Award in English and Maths (E3/ Level 1 English, E3 Maths) IT Level 1&2 Award in Accounting Business Administration L1&2 Security Guard Pathway (including free SIA badge) Warehouse and Storage Computerised Payroll for Business Care Pathway Customer Service Hospitality Retail Please refer anyone interested to me, or they can download and complete the enrolment form themselves or over the phone with Sarah on 07823 557165. Contact Sarah Freeman for more detail on sarah.freeman@fmbusinessschool.com.
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