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Learners from Bedford or Central Beds can access course in both areas.


IT FOR WORK AND LIFE
Work ‘from scratch’ to learn the basics of how to use a computer with this course for complete beginners.
Course content: Creating a document/ CV, email, web browsers, attaching documents, online storage, use of Universal Credit.
When: Monday and Thursday from 09:30 – 12:30
Where: Bedford CVS, 43 Bromham Road, MK40 2AA.

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ESOL FOR WORK
Learn English and prepare for the workplace with this specialist ‘English for Speakers of Other Languages’ course, which focusses on helping you to find a job
Course content: Combined English language and employability classes, help to understand the UK jobs market and input from local employers.
When: Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Where: Bedford CVS 43 Bromham Road MK40 2AA.

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MOVING TOWARDS WORK 
Build your confidence, wellbeing and employability skills through ‘positive psychology’ after a period out of the workplace.
Course content:
• Confidence building
• Interactive sessions with businesses
• Help to identify your unique skills and talents
• Support with next steps including employment pathways and volunteering
When: Sessions run on Tuesdays and Wednesdays 09:30—12:30
Where: Bedford CVS 43 Bromham Road MK40 2AA

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PROGRESSING INTO WORK
Employability support and employability skills training to help you to find a job after a period of unemployment
Course content: Create or update a CV, interview practice with local employers, interview skills, action planning and goal setting, support to overcome obstacles, confidence building sessions.
Where: Sessions run on Mondays and Thursdays 13:00—16:00
Where: Bedford CVS 43 Bromham Road MK40 2AA

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