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New UpSkillED Courses Launch To Support Those Seeking Employment

South Gloucestershire and Stroud College is proud to announce its new UpskillED project. The project provides short courses for unemployed adults and those simply looking to develop skills and stand out from the crowd. These courses are delivered within the community at various locations across Bristol and are desig

Want to gain employment within Bristol’s exciting and dynamic hospitality sector, join the retail sectors huge £394 billion industry or join the half a million people employed in the security sector? Whatever industry you want to end up in UpskillED have tailored 1-3 week courses available, fully funded and allow you to walk away with nationally recognised qualifications. Helping give you every chance of finding successful employment.

Since finishing my course I have gone on to become a Teaching Assistant and SEN support within a school and I am about to enrol onto a level 2 diploma.

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Our dedicated UpskillED team are on hand to help you reach your full potential every step of the way and our support doesn’t end with your successful completion. You can then also take advantage of our dedicated careers service. Our qualified advisers can help identify your values, work styles and offer valuable tools which enable you to transfer your newly gained knowledge effectively to the workplace. The team offer 1:1 confidential, impartial and unbiased guidance, CV Writing, apprenticeship advice, self-refection (understanding your strengths) and advice on various routes into your dream career.

So why not stand out from the crowd and up skill yourself by joining one of our fully funded short courses. Gain key qualifications, expand your knowledge, skills set and best place you for the career you have always wanted. Our classes are engaging too with activities and discussion groups alongside industry experts visiting to give you an insight into the industry and inspire you to consider your career choices.

We currently offer tailored UpskillED courses in Construction, Early Years, Health & Social Care, Hospitality, Security and Retail and will provide you with clear progression route options as well with guest speakers at each course to provide you with the best advice on how to land that dream job.

For more information visit our Employability study area or email [email protected]

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