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Opening Doors programme for Job Seekers

Free courses for job seekers in Brighton and Hove

 

Each Opening Doors programme is tailored to pinpoint and develop your employability skills, whilst positively impacting job outcomes and entry-level qualifications.

If you are aged 19+, unemployed, currently seeking work and claiming benefits you qualify for this FREE programme, so why not ENROL NOW and let us help you find that job!

The programmes show you how to fine-tune your CV, adopt new interview techniques and unlock opportunities to work closely with employers in and around Brighton. During 2014/15, a fantastic 43% of learners who completed the courses have successfully moved in to employment or academic progression.

The programme includes:
-Microsoft Office IT skills
-Self-development
-Employability skills including CV-writing and interview skills
-Industry-specific training in:
   - Business and administration-AAT Level 1 and BTEC Level 1 in Work Skills
   - Health and social care-Level 1 Award and BTEC Level 1 in Work Skills
   - Service Industry Pathways (customer service and sales)

City College works hard to secure work placements within various industries, to enable you to gain hands-on experience and showcase your skills in a real working environment.

Our course tutors bring professionalism, in-depth experience and dedication to each programme, helping learners progress-both in their education and their future career path.

100% of 2015/16 participants were satisfied that the course met their needs and interests and 96% were given good advice about what they can do after the course!

Courses run throughout the year, for more information contact us on 01273 667712 or email openingdoors@ccb.ac.uk

Unsure which course is for you? Taster sessions are available throughout the year, please book below:

Course Title Tutor Taster dates Start Date End Date Time  
Health & Social Care Level 1 George Paget  09 Sep 2016,
09.00-14.00
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12 Sep 2016 29 Sep 2016 09.30-15.15 BOOK NOW
Health & Social Care Level 1 George Paget  27 & 29 Sep 2016,
15.30-18.00
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03 Oct 2016 20 Oct 2016 09.30-15.15 BOOK NOW
Health & Social Care Level 1 George Paget  15 & 17 Nov 2016,
15.30-18.00
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21 Nov 2016 08 Dec 2016 09.30-15.15 BOOK NOW
Health & Social Care Level 1 George Paget  3 & 5 Jan 2017,
11.00-13.30
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09 Jan 2017 26 Jan 2017 09.30-15.15 BOOK NOW
Health & Social Care Level 1 George Paget  6 & 8 Jun 2017,
15.30-18.30
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12 Jun 2017 29 Jun 2017 09.30-15.15 BOOK NOW
Health & Social Care Level 1 George Paget  7 & 9 Mar 2017,
15.30-18.00
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13 Mar 2017 30 Mar 2017 09.30-15.15 BOOK NOW
Health & Social Care Level 1 George Paget  4 & 6 Apr 2017,
11.00-13.30
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24 Apr 2017 11 May 2017 09.30-15.15 BOOK NOW
NCFE Level 2 certificate in understanding working with people with mental health needs George Paget  18 & 20 Oct 2016,
15.30-18.30
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24 Oct 2016 17 Oct 2016 09.30-15.15 BOOK NOW
NCFE Level 2 certificate in common health conditions George Paget  24 & 26 Jan 2017,
15.30-18.00
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30 Jan 2017 23 Feb 2017 09.30-15.15 BOOK NOW
NCFE Level 2 certificate in understanding working with people with mental health needs George Paget  9 & 11 May 2017,
15.30-18.00
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15 May 2017 08 Jun 2017 09.30-15.15 BOOK NOW
NCFE Level 2 certificate in common health conditions George Paget  27 & 29 Jun 2017
15.30-18.00
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03 Jul 2017 27th Jul 2017 09.30-15.15 BOOK NOW
Business Admininistration Entry 3 and AAT level 1 Iwona Flanc 13 & 15 Sep 2016,
11.00-13.30
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19 Sep 2016 13 Oct 2016 09.30-15.15 BOOK NOW
Business Admininistration Entry 3 and AAT level 1 Iwona Flanc  1 & 3 Nov 2016,
11.00-13.30
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07 Nov 2016 01 Dec 2016 09.30-15.15 BOOK NOW
Business Admininistration Entry 3 and AAT level 1 Iwona Flanc  10 & 12 Jan 2017,
11.00-13.30
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16 Jan 2017 09 Feb 2017 09.30-15.15 BOOK NOW
Business Admininistration Entry 3 and AAT level 1 Iwona Flanc  21 & 23 Feb 2017,
11.00-13.30
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27 Feb 2017 23 Mar 2017 09.30-15.15 BOOK NOW
Business Admininistration Entry 3 and AAT level 1 Iwona Flanc  28 & 30 Mar 2017,
11.00-13.30
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24 Apr 2017 18 May 2017 09.30-15.15 BOOK NOW
Business Admininistration Entry 3 and AAT level 1 Iwona Flanc  16 & 18 May 2017,
11.00-13.30
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22 May 2017 15 Jun 2017 09.30-15.15 BOOK NOW
Business Admininistration Entry 3 and AAT level 1 Iwona Flanc  9 & 16 Jun 2017,
11.00-13.30
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19 Jun 2017 13 Jul 2017 09.30-15.15 BOOK NOW
Maximise your job prospects Matt Bennett N/A 13 Sep 2016 16 Sep 2016 09.00-18.00 BOOK NOW
Maximise your job prospects Matt Bennett N/A 18 Oct 2016 21 Oct 2016 09.00-18.00 BOOK NOW
Maximise your job prospects Matt Bennett N/A 01 Nov 2016 04 Nov 2016 09.00-18.00 BOOK NOW
Maximise your job prospects Matt Bennett N/A 06 Dec 2016 10 Dec 2016 09.00-18.00 BOOK NOW
Maximise your job prospects Matt Bennett N/A 21 Feb 2017 24 Feb 2017 09.00-18.00 BOOK NOW
Maximise your job prospects Matt Bennett N/A 28 Mar 2017 31 Mar 2017 09.00-18.00 BOOK NOW
Maximise your job prospects Matt Bennett N/A 18 Apr 2017 21 Apr 2017 09.00-18.00 BOOK NOW
Maximise your job prospects Matt Bennett N/A 16 May 2017 19 May 2017 09.00-18.00 BOOK NOW
Maximise your job prospects Matt Bennett N/A 20 Jun 2017 23 Jun 2017 09.00-18.00 BOOK NOW
Maximise your job prospects Matt Bennett N/A 18 Jul 2017 21 Jul 2017 09.00-18.00 BOOK NOW
IT skills  Iwona Flanc  31 August 2016,
11.00-13.30
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05 Sep 2016 08 Sep 2016 09.30-15.45 BOOK NOW
IT Intermediate Iwona Flanc  19 October 2016.
11.00-13.30
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31 Oct 2016 03 Nov 2016 09.30-15.45 BOOK NOW
IT skills  Iwona Flanc  4th January 2017,
11.00-13.30
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09 Jan 2017 12 Jan 2017 09.30-15.45 BOOK NOW
IT Intermediate Iwona Flanc  22nd March 2017,
11.00-13.30
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27 Mar 2017 30 Mar 2017 09.30-15.45 BOOK NOW
IT skills  Iwona Flanc 12th July 2017,
11.00-13.30
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17 Jul 2017 20 Jul 2017 09.30-15.45 BOOK NOW

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