Facilities Management Level 3 Award

Course Overview:

Develop understanding in key operational, managerial and strategic aspects of Facilities Management including: the role of the Facilities Manager, setting objectives, dealing with popular and unpopular actions, managing health and safety within the organisation and current trends in Facilities Management.

Delivery Method:

This qualification is delivered through taught sessions including a mixture of taught theory, group activities and discussions.

Time Commitment:

4 day course

Costs 

This course may be fully funded if you are aged 19+ over and employed for 8 hours a week or more

£500 inc. Cert & Reg fees if ineligible for funding

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 staff performance

Truro and Penwith College Business

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

Our postal address is:

Truro College Business
Palace Building
Quay Street
Truro
TR1 2HE

Truro College Business is open from Monday – Friday 08.30 – 17.00

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Business Innovation and Growth Level 5 Higher Apprenticeship

Course Overview

This Apprenticeships develops the skills essential to effective business development and organisational growth. Content includes enterprising ingenuity and solutions, interpersonal and communication skills and effective leadership, team building and steering techniques. Includes the Level 5 Diploma in Innovation and Growth.

Course Content

Apprentices will develop their entrepreneurial skills, knowledge and abilities via completion of the Level 5 Diploma in Innovation & Growth, which covers all the fundamental knowledge required to be a successful, innovative entrepreneur. Mandatory units covered include: Innovation and Growth in Organisations, Use of Financial Information for Planning Innovation and Growth and The Innovative Mindset.

Business Benefits

This Apprenticeship is designed by employers to help apprentices develop the traits they need to succeed, with a focus on enterprise, communication and leadership skills. As a Higher Apprentice individuals will identify and implement innovative ideas and processes that will help your business compete and grow in a dynamic business environment.

Who is this course for?

Apprentices will be working within an organisation that is looking for innovation, encourages new ideas or working practices, and expects apprentices to be enterprising employees or entrepreneurs who are ready to bring something new to the organisation.

Individual Benefits

This Apprenticeship has been developed with help from the Peter Jones Foundation and can include working in a management position, helping a team implement their ideas and develop them into successful products or services, or working as an innovation scout, which will involve marketing, as well as research and development into new products.

Cost

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 – 23 = Employer Contribution of £500
  • Apprentices aged 24 + and High Apprenticeships = Price on Application

Employers must pay Apprentices a wage (minimum of £2.68 per hour). Apprenticeships at Truro and Penwith College are only available to businesses in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.

Assessment

This Apprenticeship is achieved by attending taught sessions, completing written assignments, a work-based portfolio of NVQ units, and doing timed and work-based assessments.

Time Commitment

35 taught days over 18 months. There is a significant amount of research and written work to be completed between taught sessions.

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 staff performance

Truro and Penwith College Business

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

Our postal address is:

Truro College Business
Palace Building
Quay Street
Truro
TR1 2HE

Truro College Business is open from Monday – Friday 08.30 – 17.00

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Digital Administrator Apprenticeship

Course Overview:

With the digital age already upon us, how can you revolutionise your workforce into the multi-skilled, up to date team that you as businesses, managers and employers need?

Combine Level 2/3 Business Administration training with modern Social Media and Marketing skills. This flexible programme provides a thorough grounding of how to use social media or marketing for business whilst enhancing traditional administration expertise, improving individual and business efficiency.

Course Content:

Combine Level 2 Business Administration Apprenticeship or Level 3 Business Administration Apprenticeship with Marketing Level 2 Award or Social Media for Business Level 3 Award

Business Benefits: Empower your business with a workforce who are not only capable of a high level of administration, but have a thorough grounding of how to use social media for business, with excellent time management skills, financial awareness and the ability to maximise sales and solve problems quickly

Individual Benefits: Completing an Apprenticeship is a great way to enhance your career prospects, develop your skills and knowledge, and achieve nationally recognised qualifications. Achieving the Digital Administrator Apprenticeship will allow you to widen your skill set in areas essential to any business.

Assessment: This Apprenticeship is achieved by attending taught sessions, completing a work-based portfolio and doing timed and work-based assessments.

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 – 23 = Employer Contribution of £500
  • Apprentices aged 24 + and High Apprenticeships = Price on Application

Employers must pay Apprentices a wage (minimum of £2.68 per hour). Apprenticeships at Truro and Penwith College are only available to businesses in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.

The selected Awards are fully funded as part of this programme.

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 staff performance

Truro and Penwith College Business

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

Our postal address is:

Truro College Business
Palace Building
Quay Street
Truro
TR1 2HE

Truro College Business is open from Monday – Friday 08.30 – 17.00

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Getting Started with Social Media for Business

Course Overview

Get practical and privacy advice, information and tips on setting up and using Twitter and Facebook. Hands on session with the chance to set up (or update) your accounts and make them work for your business.

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 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 staff performance

Truro and Penwith College Business

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

Our postal address is:

Truro College Business
Palace Building
Quay Street
Truro
TR1 2HE

Truro College Business is open from Monday – Friday 08.30 – 17.00

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Time Management in a Digital World

Course Overview

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 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 staff performance

Truro and Penwith College Business

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

Our postal address is:

Truro College Business
Palace Building
Quay Street
Truro
TR1 2HE

Truro College Business is open from Monday – Friday 08.30 – 17.00

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Making Appraisals Work

Course Overview

Explore the process of appraising performance, how this fits within the aims and objectives of the organisation and impact on organisational, team and individual performance. Course includes difficult conversations where there is imposed change or under-performance to manage.

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 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 staff performance

Truro and Penwith College Business

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

Our postal address is:

Truro College Business
Palace Building
Quay Street
Truro
TR1 2HE

Truro College Business is open from Monday – Friday 08.30 – 17.00

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