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Learning 4 Work at GP Skills Training Academy

Course description

Are you struggling to get employed and into a career you like?

Are aged 16-23 yrs and left school without getting the grades you wanted?

Now’s the opportunity to make a fresh start, get a CV sorted and find out what employers are looking for. You’ll be able to develop those skills that employers expect and demand!

If you’re not sure what job you want to do, but you are sure a college course is not what you want AND you’d like to EARN and WORK whilst you LEARN then come and talk to us!

Need some help with your confidence? - no problem.

Need some motivation? - no problem.

You can join us at any time.

Whatever you need, we’re here to help you!

Who knows where it could lead you!

Course content

We will help you with the follwing:

* Functional Skills in Maths, English & ICT from Entry Level to Level 3

* Employability Skills

* Customer Service

* Business Admin

* Retail

* Childcare

* Support Teaching & Learning

* Health & Social Care

* Playwork

Entry requirements

No Entry Requirements


All assessments are through group and individual tasks that may then be followed up by a test.

Financial information

This course is free of charge and you may also be eligible for the below:

* Bursary-up to £20.00 per week

* 7 Day Travel Pass

* Free NUS Apprentice Extra Card

* Refer a Friend Scheme


Future opportunities

As you are on the course, we will be looking to get you into a placement, which could then lead into an apprenticeship within your chosen career path!

Further information

If you just want some information with regards to the pathway that you want to take after you leave school, then please feel free to contact us. We are open from 8.45am-5pm

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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Key information

  • Start date: Throughout the year
  • Duration: 12 weeks
  • Course code: 19
  • Web url:
  • Number of planned places: 100

Contact details


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    • The venue is on large business park not far from the town centre. There is a bus stop right outside the centre, which means it has easy access.

      We have got a large meeting room, with ICT equipment for use during your time within the centre.