Would you like to do something different or try something new? The Learning Shop can help you find the course you’re looking for. We have Learning Shops in Braintree, Clacton, Colchester, Dovercourt and Witham.
A flexible programme is available to learners aged 18 or over. Courses are broken down into bite-sized chunks, so you can learn at your own pace.
The Learning Shops offer:
- Free National Careers Advice sessions
- Digital Skills and intermediate IT courses
- A range of English and maths courses
- Routes to Employability courses
All our accredited courses lead to nationally recognised qualifications. Courses are tailored so you can learn at your own pace, improve your confidence, aid career development or to help you with your employment goals.
National Careers Service
We’re here to help you get the advice you need to make the right decisions about your future working life. We’ve got specially designed tools to help you move on in your career, or get you on the job ladder. Let us help you take the next step.
The National Careers Service website will help you:
- plan and make career decisions
- understand your skills and set new goals
- help you to use online tools to assess your skills
- see your plans through.
Whatever your situation, we’re here to help you overcome problems and reach your goals. We’ll help you build on your strengths, improve your skills, and find a job or career that matches your skills and personality.
For your free National Careers Service Advice & Guidance session at a centre near you please call:
- Clacton, Dovercourt or Colchester areas: 01206 712825
- Witham or Braintree areas: 01206 814292
English, Mathematic & IT Courses – What do we offer?
Back to Work – Improving your Employability skills
Are you unemployed or looking for a change? Are you under the threat of redundancy? Then the Learning Shop can help.
Our Learning Shops offer a range of adult learning opportunities in English, Maths and IT. These courses are part-time and flexible and lead to accredited qualifications. Courses offered at the Learning Shops in Braintree, Colchester, Clacton, Dovercourt and Witham are all online, with facilitated support and therefore can be accessed from anywhere that has internet access. We aim to offer everyone an ‘all encompassing’ service, not only helping you update your skills, but helping with your career goals through advice and practical support. This can help you progress using the A,B,C approach:
- A – A Job
- B – A Better Job
- C – A Career
The Learning Shops also focus on building on individual employability skills, providing a range ‘back to work’ introduction courses in food safety, construction and care sectors.
Contact Learning Shops
Please get in touch if you are interested in any of the Learning Shop courses