Leadership and Problem Solving – ILM Level 3 Award

18th June 2014 – Duration: 4 Days

Course Overview

This award is specifically designed to help you increase your leadership skills, analyse and manage problems and make informed decisions in the workplace, this Award is a solid introduction for those new to management and leading teams.

Course Content:

  • Leadership styles and qualities
  • Enhancing leadership behaviour
  • Understanding and researching problems at
    work
  • Action planning for problem
    solving
  • Making and justifying decisions

Business Benefits:

Developing team leaders and managers will help your business and your employees get better results by improving motivation, communication and skills.

Individual Benefits:

Developing your skills as a team leader or manager will give you more confidence, skills and career opportunities helping you and your team to achieve more.

Who is the Course For?

This course is specifically designed for those wishing to improve skills in or new to management and leading teams.

This award contributes to the achievement of the Leadership & Management Level 3 Certificate.

Delivery Method:

This programme is delivered as a taught course with interactive sessions and activities.

Time Commitment:

4 days

Assessment:

3 written assignments.

Cost

£500 inc. Cert & Reg fees

Why Choose Truro and Penwith College Business Centre?

  • One of the Top Ten Colleges in the UK
  • Awarded the Training Quality Standard for providing outstanding training and development for employers
  • Designated Outstanding status by Ofsted (2008)

How does our training benefit your business?

  • Our training improved the profits of 35% of the businesses we work with
  • 68% of businesses became more efficient after training with us
  • Training helped 84% of businesses we work with improve staffperformance

Truro and Penwith College Business

Telephone: 01872 242711
Email: business@truro-penwith.ac.uk

Our postal address is:

Truro and Penwith College Business
Fal Building
College Road
Truro
TR1 3XX

 

Truro and Penwith College Business is open Monday – Thursday, 08.30 – 17.00, Friday 08:30 – 16:30

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Managing People ILM Level 3 Award

4th June 2015 – Duration: 5 Days

This Award is a practical introduction to help managers get the most out of themselves and their team, Managing People focuses on personal and team development, communication of team goals and how to motivate team members. As well as an in depth analysis of your own strengths and weaknesses as a manager, you will learn how to monitor and plan the development of your team, understand team motivation and develop communication skills to help achieve team goals.

Business Benefits:

Developing team leaders and managers  to manage change will help your business and your employees get better results by improving motivation, communication and skills.

Who is the Course For?

This course is specifically designed for managers who are, or will be involved with a team. This award contributes to the achievement of the Leadership & Management Level 3 Certificate.

Delivery Method:

This programme is delivered as a taught course with interactive sessions and activities.

Time Commitment:

5 taught days

Assessment:

3 written assignments.

Costs

£500 inc. Cert & Reg fees

Why Choose Truro and Penwith College Business?

  • One of the Top Ten Colleges in the UK
  • Awarded the Training Quality Standard for providing outstanding training and development for employers
  • Designated Outstanding status by Ofsted (2008)

How does our training benefit your business?

  • Our training improved the profits of 35% of the businesses we work with
  • 68% of businesses became more efficient after training with us
  • Training helped 84% of businesses we work with improve staff performance

Truro and Penwith College Business

Telephone: 01872 242711
Email: business@truro-penwith.ac.uk

Our postal address is:

Truro and Penwith College Business
Fal Building
College Road
Truro
TR1 3XX

 

Truro and Penwith College Business is open Monday – Thursday, 08.30 – 17.00, Friday 08:30 – 16:30

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Team Leading – ILM Level 2 Certificate

4th June 2015 – Duration: 9 days over 19 weeks 

This 10 day programme, held over 20 weeks, is specifically designed to give practising or aspiring team leaders a solid foundation in their formal development as a leader. The content focuses on the leadership and development of teams, planning and monitoring work, motivating the team, communication, change management and other areas to maximise team performance.

Course Content

  • Developing Yourself as a Team Leader
  • Improving performance of the work team,
  • Planning and Monitoring Work
  • Health and Safety
  • Leading your work team
  • Workplace Communication
  • Understanding change in the workplace
  • Meeting customer needs
  • Managing yourself
  • Induction & Coaching team members

Business Benefits

Developing team leaders and managers will help your business and your employees get better results by improving motivation, communication and skills.

Individual Benefits

Developing your skills as a team leader or manager will give you more confidence, skills and career opportunities helping you and your team to achieve more.

Delivery Method

This programme is delivered as a taught course with interactive sessions and activities.

Time Commitment

  • 10 taught days (over 20 weeks).
  • Written work to be completed between taught sessions.

Assessment

10 written assignments

Costs

£1200 inc. Cert & Reg fees

Why Choose Truro and Penwith College Business?

  • One of the Top Ten Colleges in the UK
  • Awarded the Training Quality Standard for providing outstanding training and development for employers
  • Designated Outstanding status by Ofsted (2008)

How does our training benefit your business?

  • Our training improved the profits of 35% of the businesses we work with
  • 68% of businesses became more efficient after training with us
  • Training helped 84% of businesses we work with improve staffperformance

Truro and Penwith College offers free impartial advice and guidance on all courses. For further information please contact:

Truro and Penwith College Business

Telephone: 01872 242711
Email: business@truro-penwith.ac.uk

Our postal address is:

Truro and Penwith College Business
Fal Building
College Road
Truro
TR1 3XX

 

Truro and Penwith College Business is open Monday – Thursday, 08.30 – 17.00, Friday 08:30 – 16:30

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Time Management

Duration: 1 Day
Mon 13 July 2015

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Are you smarter than your phone? Suitable for Managers/Self Employed, this seminar includes principles of time management, techniques and tips for dealing with the demands of technology and ways to use technology to help rather than hinder.

Delivery Method

This session is delivered in one day with a variety of interactive activities and discussion.

Time Commitment

This seminar is a great way to boost your skills without taking too much time out of the office.

Assessment

There is no assessment for this session and you will receive a certificate of attendance following the seminar.

Cost

£95

Why Choose Truro and Penwith College Business?

  • One of the top ten Colleges in the UK
  • Awarded the Training Quality Standard for providing outstanding training and development for employers
  • Designated Outstanding status by Ofsted (2008)

How does our training benefit your business?

  • Our training improved the profits of 35% of the businesses we work with
  • 68% of businesses became more efficient after training with us
  • Training helped 84% of businesses we work with improve staff performance

Truro and Penwith College Business

Telephone: 01872 242711
Email: business@truro-penwith.ac.uk

Our postal address is:

Truro and Penwith College Business
Fal Building
College Road
Truro
TR1 3XX

 

Truro and Penwith College Business is open Monday – Thursday, 08.30 – 17.00, Friday 08:30 – 16:30

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Mental Wellbeing in the Workplace

IN DEVELOPMENT – SUBJECT TO VALIDATION

Explores the triggers, causes and economic impact of mental ill-health, including stress, in the workplace. The course looks at preventative strategies for a healthy workforce, legal obligations and how to support and rehabilitate staff suffering mental ill health.

Truro College / 15:00 – 20:30 / 20 Oct, 3 Nov, 17 Nov, 1 Dec, 15 Dec (2015)

Cost: £750

Assessment Method 100% coursework

Progression You could study another single topic SUCCESS course or attain a Certificate in Professional development by completing any three modules of your choice.

Additional Information This course is a module from a Foundation Degree at Truro and Penwith College. It is 20 credit module at Level 5 accredited by Plymouth University.

SUCCESS – Higher Education Short Courses

Telephone: 01872 267502
Email: success@truro-penwith.ac.uk
Facebook: www.facebook.com/H.E.short.courses
Book a place: Click here for the Booking Form

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Plastering, Level 2 Apprenticeship

The construction sector is vital in contributing to the national economy and in providing the essential infrastructure to support other sectors. In light of the current economic climate it is more essential than ever to gain skills and qualifications in this area, to improve future prospects and job progression. The role of the Plasterer is to prepare the surfaces of a structure and apply a hard smooth finish to these surfaces. This may be in a variety of materials and techniques e.g. cement render, gypsum plaster, lime render and plaster and floor screed.

Entry Requirements:

There are no formal entry requirements for this course. Applicants must be employed in the construction industry as an apprentice plasterer, a keen interest in the subject area is also required.

Course Content:

You will learn how to:

  • Apply plastering materials to interiors
  • Produce external render finishes
  • Fix dry lining and plasterboards to interiors
  • Lay sand and cement screeds
  • Apply plastering materials to external backgrounds

For those students who are not exempt there is a requirement to complete Functional Skills qualifications alongside mainstream study. In addition to these course requirements you will need to undertake an NVQ which is assessed in the workplace and evidence via a portfolio that you will be required to maintain.

Assessment:

Plastering will be marked through set practical tasks. Underpinning knowledge is assessed via online exams. An assessor will visit you on site at regular intervals to make judgments on your progress and skills development whilst supporting you by setting targets and goals.
Duration:
2 years

Costs:

The majority of the training costs delivered by the College for Apprenticeships is funded. There is a required employer contribution towards this as follows:

  • Apprentices aged 16 – 18 = Free
  • Apprentices aged 19+ = Employer contribution of £500

Employers must pay Apprentices a wage (minimum of £2.73 per hour). Apprenticeships at Truro and Penwith College are only available to businesses in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly

Method of teaching:

This is a practical and theoretically based course using a variety of teaching methods including demonstrations, lectures and presentations. You will work on your own, in pairs and small groups practising skills and techniques within a realistic working environment.

Progression:

Upon successful completion of this course you will be able to progress onto the Level 3 Apprenticeship in Plastering which requires further study.
Why Choose Truro and Penwith College Business?

  •  One of the top ten Colleges in the UK
  • Awarded the Training Quality Standard for providing outstanding training and development for employers
  • Designated Outstanding status by Ofsted (2008)

How does our training benefit your business?

  • Our training improved the profits of 35% of the businesses we work with
  • 68% of businesses became more efficient after training with us
  • Training helped 84% of businesses we work with improve staff performance

Course Contact:

Truro College: Nick Tillyer 01872 267591 email: nickt@truro-penwith.ac.uk

Truro College

Telephone: 01872 267000

Truro College
College Road
Truro
Cornwall
TR1 3XX

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