Who it's for
Learners with a learning difficulty and/or learning disabilities who want to develop skills to find work.
Length of course
The classes are 2 hours long and the course lasts for a maximum of 18 weeks.
You'll develop skills in areas including:
- basic English
- composing a CV
- filling in an application form
- what to wear for work
- how to behave at work
- health and safety in the workplace
- how to identify the personal skills and qualities you have to apply for an appropriate job
- understanding and identifying roles and responsibilities in the workplace
- improving communication, presentation and body language
- job search tips
How to apply
Contact us before you enrol for a discussion about your learning needs. We'll help you to choose the right course and level for you. We can discuss any additional learning support or learning materials that you may need. If you're already learning with our LLDD department your tutor can advise you about your next step.
The cost of the course varies depending on length and includes all tuition and materials.
If you're under 24, or receive certain benefits, you may be entitled to a fee reduction or remission. See our information about paying for a course for details.
Please check our Facebook page for upcoming courses.
What you can do next
We encourage all learners to continue their development by enrolling on additional courses.
What our learners say
I like learning about different things, meeting new people, helping other people.
I think that the course is doing me good, because I am learning new skills.
I voted for the first time after learning about voting which I really enjoyed.
I think the teacher is a very caring person. I would like to come back next year.