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Part-time Courses 2012/13 Hundreds of new courses for 2012/13!

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Welcome to Part-time Study at City College Plymouth Welcome to our new part-time course guide for 2012/13. We offer a comprehensive range of part-time courses so whether you are hoping to improve your career prospects, change direction, return to work, or simply pursue a fascinating new hobby, then please take a look at the courses we have on offer.

Contents Open Events 2012/13 College Term Dates Employers How to Use This Guide Careers Advice and Guidance Curious Kittens Day Nurseries Funding Your Course Index Glossary of Qualifications and Awarding Bodies

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Courses on offer 2012/13 A Levels Access to Higher Education Accounting and Finance Administration and Customer Service Advice and Guidance Assessor and Verifier Training Automotive Beauty and Complementary Therapies Business and Legal Business Essentials - Workshops

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City College Plymouth welcomes and values people from all backgrounds and cultures, recognises and celebrates diversity, and actively opposes discrimination. We aim to cater for a broad range of needs, from absolute beginners to advanced professional qualifications and university-level courses.

Catering and Hospitality Childcare Cleaning and Housekeeping Computer-aided Design Computing Construction and DIY Cookery Dance Electrical Installation Electronics First Aid GCSEs Hairdressing Health and Safety Health and Social Care Human Resources Improvement Skills Leisure and Tourism Licensed Trade Logistics Management and Leadership Management Toolkit Manufacturing Engineering Marine and Mechanical Engineering Maths and English Media

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Outdoor Pursuits Plumbing and Gas Purchasing and Supply Retail Science Sport, Coaching and Public Services Sustainable Technologies Teaching Welding

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How to apply If you would like to apply for one of our courses or would like more information please call 01752 305300, visit our website - www.cityplym.ac.uk/courses, or come along to one of our open events. Please note: whilst every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of information in this guide, it is advisable to check details prior to enrolment. Changes to course start dates/ times and/or prices may occur.


Open Events 2012/13 Information, Advice and Guidance Events - Kings Road, Devonport c Friday 17 August 2012, 10.00am - 3.00pm c Friday 24 August 2012, 10.00am - 1.00pm Enrolment Evenings - Kings Road, Devonport c Thursday 30 August 2012, 4.00pm - 7.00pm c Tuesday 4 September 2012, 4.00pm - 7.00pm Higher Education (University-level Study) Open Day - Kings Road, Devonport c Saturday 13 October 2012, 10.00am - 1.00pm New Start Event (Part-time Courses Open Evening) - Kings Road, Devonport c Tuesday 8 January 2013, 4.00pm - 7.00pm Technology, Engineering, Construction and IT Open Day - Kings Road, Devonport c Saturday 9 February 2013, 10.00am - 1.00pm College Open Days c Saturday 10 November 2012, 10.00am - 1.00pm (Kings Road, Devonport and Goschen, Keyham) c Saturday 23 March 2013, 10.00am - 1.00pm (Kings Road, Devonport and Goschen, Keyham) c Thursday 16 May 2013, 4.00pm - 7.00pm (Kings Road, Devonport) Apprenticeship Open Day - Picquet Barracks, Devonport c Saturday 6 July 2013, 10.00am - 3.00pm

College Term Dates 2012/13 Autumn term starts Monday 3 September Half term week Monday 29 October Autumn term ends Friday 21 December Spring term starts Monday 7 January Half term week Monday 18 February Spring term ends Thursday 28 March Summer term starts Monday 15 April Half term week Monday 27 May Summer term ends Friday 19 July

Employers If you are an employer, we may be able to help you train your staff in the workplace, online or by running short courses tailor-made for you and your organisation. For more information call our Employer Engagement team on 01752 305026 and ask for a copy of our ‘Training Guide for Employers’, or visit our website www.cityplym/employers.ac.uk.

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How to Use This Guide Courses have been listed alphabetically by related subject areas and levels. Start dates, days, times and duration have been included for your information but these details may occasionally be subject to change and will be confirmed upon enrolment. Course level

Venue: see ‘locations’ key below

Level Course Title/Description

3

Code

Management Accounting, HE Short Course - PU

Venue

FPC2053 KR

Fees: see ‘key to fees’ below Duration

A

18 wks

£500

£500

£0

Date

Day

Time

19/9/12

Wed

Various

A management accounting module covering a range of tools and techniques that managers can use when making future decisions. Subject

Key

Qualification

B

C

Course code

Awarding body (If no awarding body, a College Certificate will be awarded on successful completion)

Start date: see ‘jargon’ key below

Locations

Jargon

Key to Fees

BL = Blended learning GC = Goschen KR = Kings Road WB = Work-based

c B lended learning (BL): learning delivered in the workplace and at College c Flexible learning (FL): learn at a time and pace to suit you c Roll on roll off (RORO): flexible start and completion dates throughout the year c Run on demand (ROD): courses run subject to numbers c Work-based learning (WB): learning delivered in the workplace

£fee A | £fee B | £fee C c A:* course fee - those not in receipt of qualifying benefits will pay A + C c B: reduced course fee - those in receipt of qualifying benefits will pay B + C c C: material fee - applicable to all enrolling

Careers Advice and Guidance Are you looking for a course at City College Plymouth to improve your qualifications or change your career direction? Our careers team offers FREE, confidential and impartial advice and guidance to students before, during and immediately after their course. They can help with a wide range of issues, including looking at your options for education and careers, job search techniques and applying to university. To book an appointment with a careers adviser, call 01752 305803 or e-mail studentservices@cityplym.ac.uk.

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Please note: fees are quoted for one year only. * For some courses eligibility criteria exists for fee A.

Curious Kittens Day Nurseries If you are a parent, our outstanding nurseries will enable you to study knowing that your children (six months to school entry age) are being looked after in a stimulating and caring environment. Nurseries are located at both Kings Road and Goschen. Most students will be eligible for help with childcare costs - please contact the Student Funding team on 01752 305381 for more information. Both our nurseries were graded ‘Outstanding’ in Ofsted inspections in 2012. For full reports visit the Ofsted website at www.ofsted.gov.uk. Application forms are available from the nurseries.


Funding Your Course The government has recently announced some changes to the financial support that is available to students aged 19 or over. If you receive any of the following then you may be eligible for government funding to pay your course fees: c c c c c c c c c c c

Carer’s Allowance Child Benefit Child Tax Credit Child’s Special Allowance Council Tax Benefit Disability Living Allowance Guardian’s Allowance Housing Benefit Incapacity Benefit Income Support Working Tax Credit.

To be eligible, you must be on one of the benefits listed above, be currently unemployed and wishing to get back into employment. These new support measures are in addition to the existing free courses which are available to you if you are: c i n receipt of Job Seeker’s Allowance or Employment and Support Allowance c undertaking a literacy or numeracy course (including GCSEs*) c aged 19-23 and undertaking your first full level 2 course c aged 19-24 and undertaking your first full level 3 course**. * If you do not already hold a grade C or above in GCSE English or Maths. ** There is no age restriction if you are ex-MOD staff, however eligibility criteria does exist.

FREE level 1 courses! If you are aged 19-23 there is some funding available to support you in undertaking a level 1 course if your aim is to progress to a level 2 course or Apprenticeship programme. If you would like to find out if you qualify for a FREE course then please call 01752 305300.

Paying in installments If your course fees are £100 or more and your course lasts longer than ten weeks, you could spread the cost over a three month period. You would pay 25%* at enrolment and the rest by direct debit, but you must arrange this when you enrol, so bring your bank details with you! * Paying by installments will incur a £10 administration fee which will be charged at enrolment. You will also be expected to pay any material fee at enrolment.

Discretionary Learner Support Fund The College has a Discretionary Learner Support fund which provides financial or ‘in kind’ help to eligible students aged 19+ with a number of course related costs. These funds are aimed at those most in need. The funds mainly provide support for uniform and equipment costs, childcare, and assistance with the purchase of books and hardship grants - you may apply for one or more elements. To qualify you must be: c e nrolled on a part-time course funded by the government c have good attendance c fulfil normal UK residency rules. The amount you are entitled to will depend on your household income.

For more information call the Student Funding team on 01752 305381.

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Key to A: course fee - those not in receipt of qualifying benefits will pay A+C Fees B: reduced course fee - those in receipt of qualifying benefits will pay B+C

A Levels

C: material fee - applicable to all enrolling

Level Course Title/Description

3

3

B

C

£360

£0

£10

Develop your technical art skills in painting, drawing or sculpture. This A level can only be taken in conjunction with a minimum of one other subject and will be delivered at Plymouth College of Art.

Date

Day

Time

12/9/12

Wed

10am - 4pm

Biology, AS Level

£360

£0

£10

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Mon - Fri

Various

£360

£0

£10

This course will sharpen your critical thinking skills in preparation for taking up an active role in any private or public business or organisations in the future, or for further study.

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Mon - Fri

Various

Chemistry, AS Level

£360

£0

£10

Get to know this pioneering area of science. It will teach you the basic laboratory skills and give you a thorough grounding in the subject to stimulate your interest to discover more.

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Mon - Fri

Various

Classical Civilisation, AS Level

£360

£0

£10

Take an in-depth look at Greek and Roman cultures - known as the 'classical' period of history. This is a flexible A level so you'll be able to choose modules that interest you most.

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Mon - Fri

Various

Critical Thinking, AS Level

£360

£0

£10

Learn how to reflect, and think clearly and rationally about situations, and apply these techniques to your own life - whether you are considering a new course, new career or a new lifestyle!

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Mon - Fri

Various

Dance, AS Level

£360

£0

£10

This course will encourage you to think critically about dance as an art form, and develop your technique with the opportunity to create performance pieces that will be showcased throughout the year.

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Mon - Fri

Various

Drama and Theatre Studies, AS Level

£360

£0

£10

Whether you dream of being a performer, director, critic or technician, this course is for those that love all things theatrical!

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Mon - Fri

Various

English Language, AS Level

1 yr

£360

£0

£10

Fire your enthusiasm for language! You will develop your ability to express yourself fluently and accurately in speech and writing, across different genres, and for a variety of audiences.

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Mon - Fri

Various

English Literature, AS Level

£360

£0

£10

Examine a range of both classic and contemporary authors in order to assess the different ways writers discuss and criticise life.

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Mon - Fri

Various

Environmental Science, AS Level

1 yr

£360

£0

£10

Gain an insight into major environmental issues looking at natural cycles and events within the environment, and how humans impact on theses processes.

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Mon - Fri

Various

Film Studies, AS Level

£360

£0

£10

Immerse yourself in film! Watch them, read about them and challenge others, as keen as yourself, about their meaning and importance. You'll also get the chance to create your own film.

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Mon - Fri

Various

French, AS Level

£360

£0

£10

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Mon - Fri

Various

Art and Design, AS Level

Code

Venue

Duration

A

ASPT

GO

1 yr

ASPT

GO

1 yr

Explore the fundamentals of biology, disease and living organisms. 3

3

3

3

3

3

3

3

3

3

3

Business Studies, AS Level

ASPT

ASPT

ASPT

ASPT

ASPT

ASPT

ASPT

ASPT

ASPT

ASPT

ASPT

GO

GO

GO

GO

GO

GO

GO

GO

GO

GO

GO

1 yr

1 yr

1 yr

1 yr

1 yr

1 yr

1 yr

1 yr

1 yr

Learn how to speak this beautiful language and live the exciting cultural experience while gaining an insight into the culture of France and French speaking countries.

Key to levels: level E = entry, level 1 = foundation, level 2 = intermediate, level 3 = advanced, level 4/5 = higher 4


Level Course Title/Description

3

3

3

3

3

3

3

3

3

B

C

£360

£0

£10

Geography opens up a wide and varied range of career options all over the world - it will give you an understanding of some of the key environmental challenges faced by mankind today.

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Mon - Fri

Various

History, AS Level

£360

£0

£10

Are you curious about the world's places, people and environments? Learning about history will give you a more profound understanding of the present and improve your research and analytical skills.

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Mon - Fri

Various

Law, AS Level

£360

£0

£10

Sharpen your independent thinking and test your investigative skills - you will get a thorough grounding in the basis of English law and begin to understand its relevance to everyday life.

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Mon - Fri

Various

Mathematics, AS Level

£360

£0

£10

This A level extends the range of maths skills needed to solve more difficult problems. It is ideal for anyone who enjoys, and is interested in, mathematics and would like to progress in this subject.

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Mon - Fri

Various

Media Studies, AS Level

£360

£0

£10

This fun, practical course looks behind the headlines to develop your skills in relation to all types of modern media.

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Mon - Fri

Various

Music, AS Level

£360

£0

£10

This A level is as much about passion and creativity as it is about logic and science. You will get to grips with the expression, emotion and execution that come together to make music really happen.

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Mon - Fri

Various

Physics, AS Level

£360

£0

£10

Physics is the most fundamental of all the sciences, studying everything from the smallest particles to the structure of the Universe.

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Mon - Fri

Various

Psychology, AS Level

£360

£0

£10

Unlock fascinating behaviours, motivations and emotions that will develop your understanding and enthusiasm for psychology.

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Mon - Fri

Various

Sociology, AS Level

£360

£0

£10

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Mon - Fri

Various

Geography, AS Level

Code

Venue

Duration

A

ASPT

GO

1 yr

ASPT

ASPT

ASPT

ASPT

ASPT

ASPT

ASPT

ASPT

GO

GO

GO

GO

GO

GO

GO

GO

1 yr

1 yr

1 yr

1 yr

1 yr

1 yr

1 yr

1 yr

Sociology is the study of society and people within it, so is an ideal first step to careers in the caring industries such as social work. t: 01752 305300 | e: info@cityplym.ac.uk | w: www.cityplym.ac.uk

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Access to Higher Education Level Course Title/Description

2

B

C

£150

£0

£10

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Mon - Fri

Various

£470

£470

£30

If you want to progress onto higher education and are interested in social work and psychology - then this course is for you!

Date

Day

Time

18/9/12

Tue & Wed

5.15pm - 9pm

Engineering - Preparation to Enter HE Study, Diploma - C&G BRU

£600

£600

£0

This course is designed for those who require a more advanced level understanding of mathematics and science before embarking on a higher education course.

Date

Day

Time

19/9/12

Wed

4.45pm - 6pm

Learning Disabilities, Access to HE Diploma - OCNSWR

£790

£0

£40

This course prepares you for further study towards a career in working with people with learning disabilities. You will need to have some experience of working in this field.

Date

Day

Time

7/1/13

Various

9am - 5pm

Nursing Professions, Access to HE Diploma - OCNSWR

£790

£0

£40

This course prepares you for further study towards your career as a health professional. You'll gain confidence by learning, and in some cases reviewing, the core subjects you will need.

Date

Day

Time

24/9/12 Various

9am - 4pm

Science, Access to HE Diploma - OCNSWR

£470

£0

£30

This diploma is a fantastic way to get ready for university in one year. A varied course that allows you to pursue a range of further study or career options.

Date

Day

Time

18/9/12

Tue & Wed

5.45pm - 9pm

Social Care Professions, Access to HE Diploma - OCNSWR BEL

£790

£0

£40

The course provides the foundation knowledge required by many health-related higher education courses - preparing you for further learning. It will also boost your confidence and learning skills.

Date

Day

Time

24/9/12 Various

9am - 4pm

Teaching, Access to HE Diploma - OCNSWR

£790

£0

£40

Date

Day

Time

17/9/12

Mon & Tue

9am - 4pm

B

C

Return to Learn, Certificate - NOCN

Code

Venue

Duration

A

PRA2

GO

17 wks

Prepare yourself for further study with essential core skills that will teach you how to plan and manage your learning. 3

3

3

3

3

3

3

Combined Studies, Access to HE Diploma - OCNSWR PSYPT/PHBPT GO

LDDPT

CAN

PHYPT/SCIPT

TEAFT

KR

GO

GO

GO

GO

GO

1 yr

1 yr

18 mths

1 yr

1 yr

1 yr

1 yr

If you want to progress onto higher education and are interested in teaching - then this course is for you! You will study English, maths, science and psychology.

Accounting and Finance Level Course Title/Description

1

1

Code

Venue

Duration

A

AAL1

GO

11 wks

£220

£0

£55

This course will give you a comprehensive understanding of working within the finance and accountancy profession.

Date

Day

Time

Computerised Accounting for Business (Sage), Award - IAB ACAB1

£180

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

3/10/12 16/1/13 17/4/13

Wed Wed Wed

6pm - 9pm 6pm - 9pm 6pm - 9pm

Accounting, Award - AAT

GO

10 wks

This course is suitable for those who want to learn the basic routines relating to the entry of bookkeeping transactions into a Sage computerised accounting system.

24/9/12 Mon 9am - 4pm 7/1/13 Mon & Wed 6pm - 9pm 15/4/13 Mon 9am - 4pm

Key to levels: level E = entry, level 1 = foundation, level 2 = intermediate, level 3 = advanced, level 4/5 = higher 6


Level Course Title/Description

2

2

Code

Venue

Duration

A

B

C

CAL2A

GO

23 wks

£700

£0

£150

This course is recognised by employers and covers basic accounting, basic costing, computerised accounting, and working effectively in accounting and finance.

Date

Day

Time

2/10/12 10/1/13

Tue Thu

9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm

£220

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

15/1/13 16/4/13

Tue & Thu Tue & Thu

6pm - 9pm 6pm - 9pm

£260

£0

£0

This course covers both manual and computerised preparation reports and financial statements, daily transactions on fixed assets, stock and doubtful debts, online reporting for VAT, and cash management.

Date

Day

Time

15/4/13

Mon & Wed 6pm - 9pm

Management Accounting, HE Short Course* - PU

£500

£500

£0

A management accounting module covering a range of tools and techniques that managers can use when making future decisions.

Date

Day

Time

19/9/12

Wed

Various

Economic Environment for Business, HE Short Course* - PU FPC1045 KR

£500

£500

£0

Awarded by Plymouth University, this module can be taken alone or as part of a programme. It looks at the micro and macro economic environment and how it impacts on business decision making.

Date

Day

Time

19/9/12

Wed

Various

Managing Financial Information, HE Short Course* - PU

£500

£500

£0

Looks at the role of information, its management and its impact on the conduct and development of businesses.

Date

Day

Time

6/2/13 7/2/13

Wed Thu

Various Various

Professional Accounting, HE Short Course* - PU

£500

£500

£0

Date

Day

Time

6/2/13 7/2/13

Wed Thu

Various Various

£500

£500

£0

This course will help you to become financially numerate and will demystify the secrets of good financial and tax liability management.

Date

Day

Time

Various Various

Various

Accounting and Finance, Foundation Degree - PU

£3,550

£3,550

£0

Learn how to prepare and analyse financial information in order to make effective business decisions in areas such as performance evaluation, capital expenditure and raising finance.

Date

Day

Time

19/9/12 Wed 20/9/12 Thu

Various Various

Financial Accounting, HE Short Course* - PU

£500

£500

£0

Date

Day

Time

Accounting, Certificate - AAT

Computerised Accounting for Business (Sage), Certificate - IAB

ACAB2

GO

10 wks

This course is suitable for those with some experience of working with Sage, but not essential. It covers manual and computerised accounting principles to process and understand primary transactions.

3

3

4

4

4

Computerised Accounting for Business (Sage), Certificate - IAB

ACAB3

GO

FPC2053 KR

FPC1013

KR

FPC2044 KR

20 wks

18 wks

18 wks

18 wks

6 mths

An opportunity to learn how to prepare appropriate year end statements for different companies. You will also learn about the regulatory framework of accounting and how to analyse financial statements.

4/5

5

5

Elements of Finance and Taxation for Small Businesses, HE Short Course* - PU

FTSM

UX2476

KR

KR

FPC2022 KR

6 mths

2 yrs

6 mths

Awarded by Plymouth University, this module can be taken alone or as part of a programme. It covers the UK reporting regulatory framework, interpretation of reports, auditing and group accounts. 5

Financial Regulations and Governance, HE Short Course* - PU

CITY2024 KR

18 wks

Develop an understanding of the mechanics of international regulation, governance and mitigation of risks.

24/9/12 Various

Various

£500

£500

£0

Date

Day

Time

19/9/12 13/2/13

Wed Wed

Various Various

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Accounting and Finance Level Course Title/Description

5

5

Code

Venue

Duration

A

UX3593

KR

2 yrs

£3,550

£3,550

£0

This is a broad-based qualification that enables you to progress directly to careers in the financial services sector. The programme integrates both academic and employability skills.

Date

Day

Time

19/9/12

Wed

Various

Personal Financial Planning, HE Short Course* - PU

£500

£500

£0

Date

Day

Time

6/2/13 7/2/13

Wed Thu

Various Various

B

C

Financial Services, Foundation Degree - PU

CITY2025 KR

18 wks

Provides knowledge and skills in the application of the personal financial planning process, including the analytical, communication skills and product knowledge required to succeed in the financial sector.

B

C

* Certificates of Professional Development are awarded by Plymouth University and may by made up of any combination of three, 20 credit modules from our HE Short Course offer on pages 7, 12, 13, 21, 36, 38 and 39.

Administration and Customer Service Level Course Title/Description

2

2

3

5

Code

Venue

Duration

A

CUA

BL

18 wks

£150

£0

£0

This course will develop your skills to help you feel motivated, confident and at ease in any service situation so you can give your best.

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

Front of House Reception, Diploma - C&G

£300

£0

£0

Front office skills are vital - our course reflects the importance of this work by covering all aspects of customer service as well as social and management skills.

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

Customer Service, NVQ - OCR

£300

£0

£0

Perfect your ability to handle customers and deliver them the first-class service that will have them lining up to be goodwill ambassadors for your business or organisation.

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

Administrative Management, Foundation Degree - PU

£3,550

£3,550

£0

Date

Day

Time

Customer Service, NVQ - OCR

FTR2B

PT86

UX3554

BL

BL

KR

1 yr

1 yr

2 yrs

Become accomplished in the key business fundamentals of managing the administration of systems and processes vital to supporting these business decisions.

19/9/12 Wed 20/9/12 Thu

Various Various

Advice and Guidance Level Course Title/Description

3

4

B

C

£450

£0

£0

This course is designed to reflect the activities and responsibilities of those who work directly with clients - disseminating information, advice and some level of guidance.

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

Advice and Guidance, NVQ Diploma - OCR

£450

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

Advice and Guidance, NVQ Certificate - OCR

Code

Venue

Duration

A

CYJ

BL

1 yr

CYK

BL

1 yr

Ideal for experienced practitioners, particularly in guidance and formal advocacy, or those who create information, advice and guidance to share with others.

Key to levels: level E = entry, level 1 = foundation, level 2 = intermediate, level 3 = advanced, level 4/5 = higher 8


Assessor and Verifier Training Level Course Title/Description

3

3

3

Code

Venue

Duration

A

AACWE

DL

1 yr

£500

£500

£0

This award is for those who assess in the work environment, and covers the essential knowledge and understanding that assessors require.

Date

Day

Time

RORO

DL

DL

Assessing Vocational Achievement, Certificate - IQA

£500

£0

£0

This certificate is for those who use assessment methods and need to be qualified in all aspects of assessment, and covers the essential knowledge and understanding that assessors require.

Date

Day

Time

RORO

DL

DL

Assessing Vocationally Related Achievement, Award - IQA AAVRA

£500

£500

£0

Date

Day

Time

RORO

DL

DL

£500

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

RORO

DL

DL

18 mths

£500

£0

£0

This qualification is for anyone who is involved in leading internal quality assurance, and covers the essential knowledge and understanding that an internal quality assurer requires.

Date

Day

Time

RORO

DL

DL

B

C

Assessing Competence in the Work Environment, Award - IQA

CAVA

DL

DL

18 mths

1 yr

This award is for those who assess in workshop or classroom-based environments, and covers the essential knowledge and understanding that assessors require. 4

Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice, Certificate - IQA AIQA

DL

18 mths

This qualification is for anyone who is involved in internal quality assurance, but is not necessarily the lead, and covers the essential knowledge and understanding that an internal quality assurer requires. 4

Leading the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice, Certificate - Edexcel

CLIQA

DL

B

C

Automotive Level Course Title/Description

E

E

Code

Venue

Duration

A

IBCPE

KR

3 wks

£75

£0

£0

This introductory course covers looking at and identifying basic external and internal car parts to expand your basic knowledge of cars and their elements.

Date

Day

Time

19/9/12

Wed

4pm - 7pm

Car Tyre Pressure (Checking and Maintaining), Unit - NOCN MCTE3

£75

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

19/9/12

Wed

4pm - 7pm

£75

£0

£0

This course will show you how to check and maintain the fluid levels in a vehicle and may lead to further training or employment.

Date

Day

Time

19/9/12

Wed

4pm - 7pm

Valeting a Car Interior, Unit - NOCN

£75

£0

£0

This course will show you how to clean the interior of a vehicle and may lead to further training or employment.

Date

Day

Time

19/9/12

Wed

4pm - 7pm

Washing a Car Exterior, Unit - NOCN

£75

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

19/9/12

Wed

4pm - 7pm

Car Parts (Identification of Basic Internal and External), Unit - NOCN

KR

3 wks

This course will show you how to check and maintain a vehicle's tyre pressure and may lead to further training or employment. E

E

E

Fluid Levels on a Car (Checking and Maintaining), Unit - NOCN

CMFL

VCI

WCEX

KR

KR

KR

3 wks

3 wks

3 wks

This course will show you how to clean the exterior of a vehicle and may lead to further training or employment.

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Key to A: course fee - those not in receipt of qualifying benefits will pay A+C Fees B: reduced course fee - those in receipt of qualifying benefits will pay B+C

Automotive

C: material fee - applicable to all enrolling

Level Course Title/Description

E

1

B

C

£75

£0

£0

This course will show you how to clean and polish the exterior of a vehicle and may lead to further training or employment.

Date

Day

Time

19/9/12

Wed

4pm - 7pm

Car Maintenance (Basic), College Certificate

£150

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

Washing and Polishing a Car Exterior, Unit - NOCN

Code

Venue

Duration

A

WPCE

KR

3 wks

BCM

KR

10 wks

This basic car maintenance course will help you to maintain, identify and repair some basic car faults. 1

Car Maintenance for Ladies (Basic), College Certificate

BCML

KR

10 wks

This course looks at basic car maintenance, including checking fluid levels, changing tyres, fan belt, and checking spark plugs. 1

1

1

2

3

20/9/12 Thu

5.30pm - 9pm

£150

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

20/9/12 Thu

5.30pm - 9pm

£75

£0

£0

This course covers looking at and identifying basic external and internal car parts to expand your basic knowledge of cars and their elements.

Date

Day

Time

19/9/12

Wed

4pm - 7pm

Car Tyres (Checking and Maintaining), Unit - NOCN

£35

£0

£0

This course will show you how to check and maintain a vehicle's tyres and may lead to further training or employment.

Date

Day

Time

19/9/12

Wed

4pm - 7pm

Motorcycle, Award - ABC

£150

£0

£0

This course covers general vehicle maintenance and repair procedures with motor sport applications. It provides essential knowledge for the specialist group of competition maintenance and repair technicians.

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Mon

9am - 4.30pm

Vehicle Maintenance and Repair, Diploma - IMI

£900

£0

£0

This course covers the technical needs for today's motor vehicle repair industry. It is a two-year course if you have no experience, but will take just one year if you have experience.

Date

Day

Time

17/9/12

Mon

9am - 4.45pm

Vehicle Maintenance and Repair, Diploma - IMI

£900

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

19/9/12

Wed

9am - 4.45pm

Car Parts (Identification of Basic Internal and External), Unit - NOCN

IBCP1

CMCT

ABCM

VMPT1

VMPT2

KR

KR

KR

KR

KR

3 wks

3 wks

4 wks

2 yrs

2 yrs

This course covers the technical needs for today’s motor vehicle repair industry, including the diagnostics of non-complex system faults.

hair & day spa Treatments on offer include: Specialist hair treatments Spa day packages Darphin facials Jessica natural nail treatments

For appointments please call

01752 856900

Kings Road, Devonport, Plymouth, PL1 5QG e: pure@cityplym.ac.uk w: cityplym.ac.uk/pure

Key to levels: level E = entry, level 1 = foundation, level 2 = intermediate, level 3 = advanced, level 4/5 = higher 10


Beauty and Complementary Therapies Level Course Title/Description

1

Indian Head Massage (Intro), College Certificate

Code

Venue

Duration

A

HB002

KR

1 day

This one-day course will provide you with an insight into the ancient Ayurvedic principles surrounding Indian head massage. 1

1

1

1

1

1

2

2

C

£60

£60

£0

Date

Day

Time

17/11/12 Sat

9am - 4pm

£60

£60

£0

A perfect introduction into the basic skills and make-up techniques that lead to beautiful day and evening looks - covers application and how to enhance your features and skin type.

Date

Day

Time

27/10/12 Sat

9.30am - 4pm

Massage (Intro), College Certificate

£60

£60

£0

Date

Day

Time

Make-up: Good Skin Care and Make-up Skills, College Certificate

HB003

HB004

KR

KR

1 day

1 day

An insight into the ancient art of body massage - enabling you to understand the benefits and effects of massage, as well as teach you some basic techniques for personal use. 1

B

20/10/12 Sat

9.30am - 4pm

£60

£60

£0

During this one-day course you will learn basic hand and nail care techniques to include filing, massage and enamel application.

Date

Day

Time

10/11/12 Sat

9.30am - 4pm

Nail Services and Technologies, College Certificate

£250

£250

£44

The perfect choice for those aspiring nail technicians - covers manicures, pedicures and nail art. Can also be used as a refresher course to update skills and product knowledge within nail technology services.

Date

Day

Time

20/10/12 Sat

9.30am - 4pm

Semi-permanent Lashes, College Certificate

£60

£60

£0

This practical workshop will teach you all the tricks of the trade to make your lashes luscious! Learn the techniques needed to apply lashes at home with professional-looking results.

Date

Day

Time

15/12/12 Sat

9.30am - 4pm

Threading Techniques (Intro), College Certificate

£60

£60

£0

Learn the ancient technique of threading to enhance brow shape and to remove unwanted facial hair. This is a great course for continuing professional development.

Date

Day

Time

1/12/12

Sat

9.30am - 4pm

Waxing (Intimate), College Certificate

£60

£60

£0

This course covers waxing methods and practice on both male and female clients - ideal for those with existing beauty qualifications to expand their skills.

Date

Day

Time

8/12/12

Sat

9.30am - 4pm

Beauty Therapy Services, VRQ Certificate - C&G

£500

£0

£50

Learn more detail and get more practice in providing facials, manicures, pedicures, waxing, make-up and eye treatments - ideal for those wanting to move up to the next level.

Date

Day

Time

3/9/12

Mon & Wed 6pm - 9pm

Nail Technology Services, Certificate - C&G

£250

£0

£25

Date

Day

Time

Nail Care: Basic Hand and Nail Techniques, College Certificate

HB005

HB006

L3PLE

HB007

HB009

BTV2

NAS1

KR

KR

KR

KR

KR

KR

KR

1 day

6 wks

1 day

1 day

1 day

1 yr

25 wks

This course is an ideal starting point for budding nail technicians or anyone who would like to learn the art of manicure and pedicure. You will also learn the art of free hand nail art. A kit will be required.

3/9/12 Mon & Wed* 6pm - 9pm 25/3/13 Mon & Wed* 6pm - 9pm

* Plus ten Saturdays 3

3

Body and Spa Therapy, Diploma - C&G

EDT

£600

£0

£50

This versatile qualification covers varying massage techniques and spa therapy, and allows you to focus or specialise in one area once you are qualified and gain employment.

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Mon & Wed* 6pm - 9pm

Indian Head Massage, Award - C&G

£225

£0

£25

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Mon - Wed

5.30pm - 9pm

IHM

KR

KR

1 yr

7 wks

Learn the ancient Ayurvedic advanced technique of Indian head massage. You will need to hold a beauty qualification to apply for this course.

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Beauty and Complementary Therapies Level Course Title/Description

3

Code

Venue

Duration

A

NAS3

KR

14 wks

This course will develop the skills required to be a nail technician. You will learn the techniques of fibreglass, acrylic and gel application. A kit will be required.

Nail Services, Certificate - C&G

B

C

£300

£0

£50

Date

Day

Time

3/9/12 Mon & Wed* 6pm - 9pm 25/3/13 Mon & Wed* 6pm - 9pm

* Plus ten Saturdays 3

Stone Therapy, Certificate - C&G

LST

KR

10 wks

Develop your massage skills and offer a more advanced, modern body therapy treatment using both hot volcanic and cold marine stones. To apply for this course you must hold a relevant massage qualification.

£225

£0

£25

Date

Day

Time

15/4/13

Mon - Wed

5.30pm - 9pm

B

C

Business and Legal Level Course Title/Description

2

2

Code

Venue

Duration

A

DSJ

BL

6 mths

£150

£0

£0

This work-based course will polish your key business and organisational skills so you are ready and prepared to work with the utmost possible efficiency.

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

Business Improvement Techniques, NVQ Diploma - EMTA

£300

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

£600

£0

£0

This course will give you the opportunity to plan a business through a structured programme of learning. You will develop a vision, research the market, create a financial model and pitch to investors.

Date

Day

Time

4/2/13

Wed - Fri

9am - 3pm

Warehousing and Storage, NVQ - OCR

£75

£0

£0

This qualification is suitable for those who carry out a range of activities within the distribution sector. For example, experienced order clerks and pickers and/or warehouse operatives.

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

Business and Administration, NVQ - OCR

£300

£0

£0

You already fit the bill for a career in business administration, but this course will recognise your professionalism with a qualification that will help you move up to the next step!

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

Business Improvement Techniques, NVQ Diploma - EMTA

£350

£0

£0

The modules covered in this course are relevant to all types of business and include effective team working, continuous improvement techniques, workplace organisation and problem-solving techniques.

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

Social Entrepreneurship, HE Short Course* - PU

£500

£500

£0

Provides public service practitioners with the personal and entrepreneurial skills to develop, implement, manage and evaluate a community-related project.

Date

Day

Time

Various Wed

9.30am - 4.30pm

Business and Administration, NVQ - OCR

£450

£0

£0

This course is intended for those who are working at a senior level with considerable responsibility for the management of systems and resources, working with an extensive degree of autonomy.

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

Business Finance, HE Short Course* - PU

£500

£500

£0

Date

Day

Time

6/2/13

Wed

11am - 12.30pm or 6pm - 7.30pm

Business and Administration, NVQ - OCR

BIT2P/Q

BL

1 yr

This course is aimed at those involved in business improvement within a team, or those who require a fundamental understanding of business improvement practices. 2

2

3

3

3

4

4

Peter Jones Academy (Understanding Enterprise and Entrepreneurship), Certificate - BTEC

L2CEE

PT81

SPB

BITN3P

GO

BL

BL

BL

PSFD120 KR

DBA4

FPC1018

BL

KR

14 wks

6 mths

1 yr

18 mths

5 wks

1 yr

18 wks

This module introduces you to key aspects of financial and management accounting in order to be able to use/understand financial information for decision making purposes.

Key to levels: level E = entry, level 1 = foundation, level 2 = intermediate, level 3 = advanced, level 4/5 = higher 12


Key to A: course fee - those not in receipt of qualifying benefits will pay A+C Fees B: reduced course fee - those in receipt of qualifying benefits will pay B+C

C: material fee - applicable to all enrolling

Level Course Title/Description

4

4

5

5

B

C

£450

£0

£0

Primarily aimed at supervisors, managers, team leaders or facilitators responsible for carrying out business improvement activities. Choose from either a 'process' or 'quality' pathway.

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

Legal Aspects of Business, HE Short Course* - PU

£500

£500

£0

Develops knowledge and understanding of the English legal system and specific areas of English law that relate to the general business environment.

Date

Day

Time

19/9/12 Wed 20/9/12 Thu

Various Various

Business (Management), Foundation Degree - PU

£3,550

£3,550

£0

This course will teach you to become flexible and financially astute, and someone whose talents will be highly sought after in the private, public and voluntary sectors.

Date

Day

Time

19/9/12

Various

Various

Investment and Risk Management, HE Short Course* - PU

£500

£500

£0

Date

Day

Time

6/2/13 7/2/13

Wed Thu

Various Various

£500

£500

£0

Develops understanding of marketing planning modules and theories, and will enable you to produce a practical marketing plan.

Date

Day

Time

6/2/13 7/2/13

Wed Thu

Various Various

Research Methods, HE Short Course* - PU

18 wks

£500

£500

£0

Examines a range of research skills and quantitative/qualitative methods which are central to the conduct of a research project.

Date

Day

Time

6/2/13 7/2/13

Wed Thu

Various Various

Strategy and Innovation, HE short Course* - PU

£500

£500

£0

Date

Day

Time

6/2/13

Wed

11am - 12.30pm or 6pm - 7.30pm

Business Improvement Techniques, NVQ Level 4 - OCR

Code

Venue

Duration

A

BIT4P

BL

18 mths

FPC1044 KR

UX2524

KR

CITY2026 KR

18 wks

2 yrs

18 wks

Examines how personal investments are made and how they are managed.

5

5

5

Marketing Planning and Communication, HE Short Course* - PU FPC2046 KR

FPC2048 KR

FPC2050 KR

18 wks

18 wks

Explores different perspectives and theories of entrepreneurship and examines a range of settings for enterprise. Also provides an opportunity for the practical application of models.

* Certificates of Professional Development are awarded by Plymouth University and may by made up of any combination of three, 20 credit modules from our HE Short Course offer on pages 7, 12, 13, 21, 36, 38 and 39.

13


Business Essentials - Workshops Level Course Title/Description

2

2

2

2

B

C

£180

£180

£0

This workshop covers lean fundamentals, leading teams within a lean culture, goal setting, A3 reporting system, how to influence change, value stream mapping, 5S, 7 Wastes and Kaizan.

Date

Day

Time

20/3/13

Wed & Thu 9am - 4.30pm

Customer Excellence, College Certificate

2 days

£180

£180

£0

This workshop is suitable for anyone wanting to improve customer relations and customer loyalty, and create new business.

Date

Day

Time

21/1/13

Mon & Tue

9am - 4.30pm

Effective Time Management, College Certificate

£100

£100

£0

The focus of this workshop is on planning and prioritising work, the importance of setting clear goals, minimising wasted time, self-motivation and time management tools, and learning how to say 'no'!

Date

Day

Time

7/3/13

Thu

9am - 4.30pm

Excellence in Team Leading, College Certificate

£180

£180

£0

Date

Day

Time

25/3/13

Mon & Tue

9am - 4.30pm

£100

£100

£0

Focuses on the structure, purpose and content of a successful presentation, including tips, techniques and visual aids, effective body language, key messages and vocal impression.

Date

Day

Time

29/1/13

Tue

9am - 4.30pm

Report Writing for Business, College Certificate

£100

£100

£0

This workshop covers planning a report (mind maps), structure, content and layout, key skills of report writing, and effective language. You will have the opportunity to write a report and gain feedback.

Date

Day

Time

6/2/13

Wed

9am - 4.30pm

Search Engine Optimisation, College Certificate

£175

£175

£0

This workshop will help you to understand how search engines work, how to market online and how to improve your search engine rankings.

Date

Day

Time

17/10/12 13/2/13 8/5/13

Wed Wed Wed

9am - 4.30pm 9am - 4.30pm 9am - 4.30pm

Social Media for Business, College Certificate

£175

£175

£0

This workshop provides an introduction to social media and how it can be used for your business or organisation.

Date

Day

Time

25/10/12 7/2/13 23/5/13

Thu Thu Thu

9am - 4.30pm 9am - 4.30pm 9am - 4.30pm

Website Design, College Certificate

£100

£100

£0

Date

Day

Time

11/3/13

Mon

9am - 4.30pm

Business Improvement Techniques, College Certificate

Code

Venue

Duration

A

BTD3

GO

2 days

BTD1

BOD8

BTD5

GO

GO

GO

1 day

2 days

Learn the key principles of effective leadership and improving performance, emotional intelligence, motivation, setting clear objectives, dealing with conflict and underperformance. 2

2

2

2

2

Presentation Skills (Presenting With Confidence), College Certificate

BOD6

BOD7

MTK13

MTK12

BOD9

GO

GO

KR

KR

GO

1 day

1 day

1 day

1 day

1 day

The focus of this workshop is on basic web design, uploading information on the web, hand shortcut keys, creating sites, formatting techniques, graphics and layout.

Key to levels: level E = entry, level 1 = foundation, level 2 = intermediate, level 3 = advanced, level 4/5 = higher 14


Catering and Hospitality Level Course Title/Description

E

1

1

1

1

2

2

2

2

2

B

C

£70

£70

£10

This course is designed for young enthusiasts to learn the culinary skills required to produce a threecourse meal. The course is run in the College's brand new suite of kitchens.

Date

Day

Time

29/9/12 Sat

9.30am - 12.30pm

Barista Skills, College Certificate

£130

£0

£25

Learn how to select the best coffee beans, to grind, tamp and pour top-notch, espresso-based drinks in style to keep your customers happy and coming back for more!

Date

Day

Time

10/11/12 Sat 12/1/13 Sat 11/5/13 Sat

9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm

Food Production and Cooking (Chef), Certificate - C&G

£350

£0

£25

If you're just starting out in a professional kitchen and want a good basic understanding of the work, enough to succeed in a job or move on to further study, this is the course for you!

Date

Day

Time

2/10/12 8/1/13 16/4/13

Various Various arious

9am - 2.30pm 9am - 2.30pm 9am - 2.30pm

Food Safety in Catering, Award - CIEH

FHA3

GO

½ day

£36

£36

£0

This course raises awareness of key food safety issues and provides an introduction to food hygiene. It is suitable for new employees with minimal or no food safety knowledge.

Date

Day

Time

Date

Day

Time

4/10/12 13/12/12 28/2/13

Thu Thu Thu

9am - 12 noon 9am - 12 noon 9am - 12 noon

18/4/13 Thu 27/6/13 Thu

9am - 12 noon 9am - 12 noon

FHA1

GO

1 day

£43

£43

£0

This course provides a basic awareness of food hygiene - ideal for school leavers, Skills for Life students and those looking for an introduction to food safety.

Date

Day

Time

Monthly Various

9am - 4pm

Beverage Service, Diploma - C&G

£300

£0

£0

If your work involves serving drinks in any way, but you don't have a qualification to back-up your experience - then take a look at this NVQ.

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

Food and Beverage Service, Diploma - C&G

£100

£0

£0

This course will give you a nationally recognised qualification that tells employers you have the skills needed by the hospitality industry to keep customers happy.

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

Food Production and Cooking, Diploma - C&G

£100

£0

£0

This qualification covers a range of food production skills, as well as units in dealing with payments, service methods and converting a room for dining.

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

Food Safety in Catering, Award - CIEH

FHA

GO

1 day

£54

£54

£0

This qualification will benefit anyone working where food is prepared, cooked and served. It is relevant to all catering operations either in a professional environment or the home.

Date

Day

Time

Date

Day

Time

9/8/12 20/9/12 18/10/12 29/11/12 10/1/13

Thu Thu Thu Thu Thu

9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm

14/2/13 21/3/13 25/4/13 6/6/13 18/7/13

Thu Thu Thu Thu Thu

9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm

Food Safety in Catering, College Certificate

FHA6

GO

1 day

£43

£43

£0

This one-day course covers all aspects of food safety, applicable to any situation where food is prepared, cooked or served.

Date

Day

Time

Date

Day

Time

9/9/12 20/9/12 18/10/12 29/11/12 10/1/13

Thu Thu Thu Thu Thu

9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm

14/2/13 21/3/13 25/4/13 6/6/13 18/7/13

Thu Thu Thu Thu Thu

9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm

Junior Chefs' Academy, College Certificate

Food Safety in Catering, College Certificate

Code

Venue

Duration

A

JRCA

KR

4 wks

BSK

CFPC1

HFB2B

FFS2B

FPC

KR

KR

BL

BL

BL

3 wks

10 wks

1 yr

1 yr

1 yr

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Catering and Hospitality Level Course Title/Description

2

2

2

2

2

2

2

3

3

3

4

5

B

C

£250

£0

£25

This qualification covers all the basic patisserie and confectionery skills and knowledge needed to ensure that you have all the requirements for a successful career as a pastry chef.

Date

Day

Time

11/9/12

Tue

6.30pm - 9pm

Healthier Food and Special Diets, Award - CIEH

HFS

GO

1 day

£57

£0

£0

Understand the links between diet and health, whether you work in a restaurant or are serving food at home, so you can help others choose healthier food options.

Date 6/9/12 25/10/12 6/12/12 17/1/13

Day Thu Thu Thu Thu

Time 9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm

Date 7/3/13 2/5/13 20/6/13 25/7/13

Day Thu Thu Thu Thu

Time 9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm

Healthier Food and Special Diets, College Certificate

HFS6

GO

1 day

£46

£46

£0

This course is ideal for anyone working where food is prepared, cooked and served, and where health is important. It is relevant to all catering operations or in the home.

Date 6/9/12 25/10/12 6/12/12 17/1/13

Day Thu Thu Thu Thu

Time 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm

Date 7/3/13 2/5/13 20/6/13 25/7/13

Day Thu Thu Thu Thu

Time 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm

Hospitality Services, Diploma - C&G

MSH

BL

1 yr

£300

£0

£0

Hospitality is a varied and demanding industry - our course will develop your strengths so that you become an efficient and well-rounded professional.

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

Kitchen Services, Diploma - C&G

£300

£0

£0

Are you working in a kitchen preparing and cooking simple dishes or re-heating food? Then this nationally recognised qualification is the one for you!

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

Professional Cookery, Diploma - C&G

£500

£0

£25

Kick start your career in catering! We will get you practising your culinary expertise in an industrial kitchen, balancing colours and textures, and seasoning to perfection.

Date

Day

Time

12/9/12 9/1/13

Wed Wed

9am - 4.30pm 9am - 4.30pm

Professional Cookery (Work-based Assessment), Diploma - C&G DCOER

£200

£0

£0

This course will allow you to demonstrate your culinary expertise with a nationally recognised qualification. You will be assessed as you prepare and cook a wide range of foods for service.

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

Hospitality Supervision and Leadership, Diploma - C&G

£150

£0

£0

Aimed at those already working in a supervisory or management role, you will be assessed in the workplace as you encourage and motivate others in their work.

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

Patisserie and Confectionery, Certificate - C&G

£650

£0

£25

This qualification covers advanced patisserie and confectionery skills to ensure that you have all the requirements for a successful career as a pastry chef.

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Mon

9am - 5pm

Professional Cookery, Diploma - C&G

£650

£0

£25

Take your expertise up to restaurant standard - with complex dishes, menu design and kitchen management skills. You will leave confident in your abilities and ready for the next challenge!

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Mon

9am - 5pm

Hospitality Management, Higher National Certificate - PU

£2,365

£2,365

£0

Expand and improve your planning, managing and organising skills. You will become an innovative and creative hospitality professional with flair!

Date

Day

Time

24/9/12 Various

Various

Hospitality and Tourism Management, Foundation Degree - PU UX2450

£2,365

£2,365

£0

Date

Day

Time

General Patisserie and Confectionery, Certificate - C&G

Code

Venue

Duration

A

CPC2

KR

1 yr

DKS

DCOLR

HHSLR

CPC3

ECOLR

UX2892

BL

KR

BL

BL

KR

KR

KR

KR

1 yr

1 yr

1 yr

1 yr

1 yr

1 yr

3 yrs

3 yrs

With your flair for organising events, meeting people and logistics management, you can use our course as a stepping-stone to a more senior level or to further study.

24/9/12 Various

Various

Key to levels: level E = entry, level 1 = foundation, level 2 = intermediate, level 3 = advanced, level 4/5 = higher 16


Come Dine with us at Cité! Enjoy mouthwatering dishes created by the future chefs of tomorrow, all served with style by front of house students in our brasserie, restaurant, and delicatessen.

Open Monday to Friday (term time)

Fully licensed bar

Deli Cafe

Takeaway Service

• Coffee, cakes, salad bar, sandwiches, wraps - Tuesday to Friday

Competitive pricing Special diets catered for

Restaurant • Fine dining and brasserie lunches - Monday to Friday • Dinner - Wednesday and Thursday

Discover one of the best kept secret dining experiences in Plymouth!

Tel: 01752 305777

E-mail: citerest@cityplym.ac.uk

Childcare Level Course Title/Description

1

1

B

C

£30

£30

£0

This course is designed to look at the variety of books and resources available to support early years reading and communication skills.

Date

Day

Time

8/12/12

Sat

10am - 1pm

Caring for Children, Certificate - C&G

£100

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

RORO

Various

9am - 3.30pm

£30

£30

£0

This course is designed to help parents explore a variety of craft activities to support their young child's development.

Date

Day

Time

20/10/12 Sat

10am - 1pm

Fun for Babies, College Certificate

£30

£30

£0

The course is designed to assist you in having fun with your baby and helping them to develop in all areas of learning.

Date

Day

Time

15/12/12 Sat

10am - 1pm

Make Your Own Story Stack, College Certificate

£30

£30

£0

This short course is designed to help you create your own story stacks to use with young children to develop their reading skills.

Date

Day

Time

1/12/12

Sat

10am - 1pm

Understanding the Terrible Twos!, College Certificate

£30

£30

£0

This workshop is aimed at enabling parents and carers of young children to understand more about child development and behaviour in relation to their toddler.

Date

Day

Time

24/11/12 Sat

10am - 1pm

Children and Young People’s Workforce, Certificate - C&G CYPW2

£550

£0

£40

If you are interested in child development and enjoy a practical approach, this certificate provides the opportunity to develop skills and understanding about childcare and development.

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

Children and Young People’s Workforce, Diploma - C&G

£650

£0

£40

This is the next step in supporting children to learn and play. This qualification will recognise your caring nature and commitment and get you credit for the activities you undertake at work.

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

Early Years, Foundation Degree - PU

£3,550

£3,550

£0

Date

Day

Time

Books for Babies, College Certificate

Code

Venue

Duration

A

HC002

GO

½ day

CIC2

GO

12 wks

If your ambition is to work with children and young people, this course will act as a stepping-stone on the way to a rewarding, satisfying and exciting career. 1

1

1

1

2

3

5

Craft Activities for Parents and Young Children, College Certificate

HC004

HC006

HC008

HC011

CYPW3

UX2828

GO

GO

GO

GO

BL

BL

GO

½ day

½ day

½ day

½ day

18 wks

1 yr

2 yrs

Helps develop practice in child development, multi-agency working and child protection areas. It examines the role of the senior practitioner to support further development.

20/9/12 Thu

9.15am - 6pm

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PLP

PERSONALISED Learning Programme

The programme includes: ■

hands-on practical work experience with employers

work trials with a local employer improving chances of employment/ Apprenticeship

training workshop taster sessions in automotive, painting and decorating, engineering, hairdressing etc

Are you looking for help to find a job or gain the skills/confidence to help you move onto further education or an Apprenticeship?

confidence building/motivation/ team building/problem solving

outward bound activities

first aid, and health and safety training

functional skills - English, maths and computer skills

employability skills - interview techniques and CV design

information, advice and guidance

and much, much more!

Interested? Then pop in for a chat at Picquet Barracks in Devonport, ring us to make an appointment on 01752 856827 or send a text to 07793 326598. Parents/carers are more than welcome to come along or ring us for a chat.

Cleaning and Housekeeping Level Course Title/Description

2

2

3

B

C

£50

£0

£0

Show what you can do with your experience and skills and receive a nationally recognised accreditation. You may even use it to branch out to other areas, possibly setting up in business yourself.

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

Housekeeping, Diploma - C&G

£100

£0

£0

If you have endless patience, an eye for detail and are calm in the face of chaos, this course will help you move up to the next rung of your career ladder as a housekeeper.

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

Cleaning Supervision Skills, NVQ Certificate - C&G

£200

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

B

C

Cleaning, Certificate - C&G

Code

Venue

Duration

A

CLG

BL

1 yr

FIK2C

CCSS

BL

BL

1 yr

1 yr

Designed for those in a supervisory role, this course will develop the more advanced skills in managing a team, setting team objectives, recruitment, training and controlling resources.

Computer-aided Design Level Course Title/Description

2

2

2

3

Code

Venue

Duration

A

BAL

KR

30 wks

£350

£0

£0

Learn how to use a technical drawing package. This course covers everything from shop floor layouts to engine design - it's not just for architects!

Date

Day

Time

12/9/12

Wed

6pm - 9pm

AutoCAD Basics, College Certificate

£220

£0

£10

This course is for those who are interested in knowing the basics about computer-aided design (CAD) software and its applications in industry.

Date

Day

Time

17/9/12

Mon

6pm - 8pm

Electronic CAD Basics, College Certificate

£200

£200

£10

This course for those interested in basic electronic circuit design and simulation. It provides the skills to be able to use an industry-standard CAD package (National Instruments Multisimm).

Date

Day

Time

20/9/12 Thu

6pm - 8pm

2D AutoCAD, College Certificate

£350

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

12/9/12

Wed

6pm - 9pm

30 wks

£350

£0

£0

Take your AutoCAD training to the next level by transferring paper skills into 3D design. You will be required to have good background knowledge of 2D design.

Date

Day

Time

12/9/12

Wed

6pm - 9pm

2D AutoCAD Basics, Award - C&G

EMACB

EMECB

AAV

KR

KR

KR

10 wks

10 wks

30 wks

Build on your basic 2D experience and learn further options and techniques. 3

3D AutoCAD, College Certificate

CAT

KR

Key to levels: level E = entry, level 1 = foundation, level 2 = intermediate, level 3 = advanced, level 4/5 = higher 18


Computing Level Course Title/Description

E

E

E

1

Key to A: course fee - those not in receipt of qualifying benefits will pay A+C Fees B: reduced course fee - those in receipt of qualifying benefits will pay B+C

C: material fee - applicable to all enrolling

B

C

£390

£0

£0

The ITQ provides an up-to-date, nationally recognised IT user qualification tailored to business and individual needs.

Date

Day

Time

Monthly Various

Various

Online Basics, Award - NOCN

£59

£0

£0

This beginners' course covers the skills of using ICT, finding information on the internet and sending and receiving e-mail messages.

Date

Day

Time

Monthly Various

Various

Online Basics, Award - NOCN

£59

£0

£0

This NOCN unit will cover the skills of using ICT, finding information on the internet and sending and receiving e-mail messages.

Date

Day

Time

Weekly Various

Various

Access for Beginners, College Certificate

£75

£75

£2

Date

Day

Time

18/9/12

Tue & Thu

5.30pm - 9pm

£75

£75

£2

Become more familiar with mobile devices (smart phones, tablets, laptops, etc) as you learn how to make the most of the technology at home, for your business or on the move.

Date

Day

Time

18/9/12

Tue & Thu

5.30pm - 9pm

Creating Simple Websites, College Certificate

£75

£75

£2

How do websites work and what can they do for us? In this course you will look at these two questions and focus on the basic skills of web design and creating a simple static website.

Date

Day

Time

18/9/12

Tue & Thu

5.30pm - 9pm

E-mail for Beginners, College Certificate

£75

£75

£2

If you know a little about e-mail but want to make life easier for yourself or you just want to improve your use of e-mail then this course is for you!

Date

Day

Time

18/9/12

Tue & Thu

5.30pm - 9pm

Internet and Intranets, Unit - NOCN

£75

£75

£2

Do you get stuck with internet and intranet use? If yes, find out more about the software, hardware, browsers and security by attending this course.

Date

Day

Time

18/9/12

Tue & Thu

5.30pm - 9pm

Internet for Beginners, College Certificate

£75

£75

£2

This course will introduce you to the wonders of the World Wide Web and the services available on the internet. You will become familiar with search engines and get what you want from websites.

Date

Day

Time

18/9/12

Tue & Thu

5.30pm - 9pm

Internet Safety, College Certificate

£75

£75

£2

Keep safe, avoid trouble and develop a healthy understanding about internet safety - covers anti-virus software best-buys and how to spot dodgy sites.

Date

Day

Time

18/9/12

Tue & Thu

5.30pm - 9pm

IT Security for Users, College Certificate

£35

£35

£2

An introduction to keeping your equipment and data safe. You will look at the use of physical security (Kensington locks) and logical security (passwords, encryption, etc).

Date

Day

Time

18/9/12

Tue & Thu

5.30pm - 9pm

IT Users (ITQ), Certificate - BTEC

£600

£0

£0

Want to learn the basics? Want to know about technology? We will help you practice to gain competence and confidence.

Date

Day

Time

11/9/12

Tue

6pm - 9pm

IT Users (ITQ), Diploma - BTEC

£1,200

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

11/9/12

Tue

6pm - 9pm

IT, Certificate - C&G

Code

Venue

Duration

A

ITQCE3

KR & PACE

9-15 wks

AOBE3

NAOB

ODB7

KR & PACE

KR & PACE

KR

1 wk

3 wks

2 wks

Covers what 'Access' and databases are and the benefits they hold for individual and (small) business use. Make a simple database and learn how to use the tools within the software to make the job easier. 1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

1

Computing (Personal) and Mobile Devices, College Certificate

ODB19

ODB8

ODB9

ODB23

ODB10

ODB11

ODB12

BC1TU

BD1TU

KR

KR

KR

KR

KR

KR

KR

KR

KR

2 wks

2 wks

2 wks

2 wks

2 wks

2 wks

1 wk

18 wks

1 yr

Want to learn the basics? Want to know about technology? We will help you practice to gain competence and confidence. This diploma will give a background to IT with additional topic areas. t: 01752 305300 | e: info@cityplym.ac.uk | w: www.cityplym.ac.uk

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Key to A: course fee - those not in receipt of qualifying benefits will pay A+C Fees B: reduced course fee - those in receipt of qualifying benefits will pay B+C

Computing 1

1

1

1

1

C: material fee - applicable to all enrolling

Optimise IT System Performance, College Certificate

ODB13

£60

£60

£2

Learn how to remove things which can slow your computer down such as old software and background activities, and how to upgrade parts such as memory and processors to increase the speed of the system.

Date

Day

Time

18/9/12

Tue & Thu

5.30pm - 9pm

PowerPoint for Beginners, College Certificate

£75

£75

£2

Covers what elements of the software can be used to keep a PowerPoint presentation 'lively' and 'interactive' whilst maintaining professionalism and enjoyment.

Date

Day

Time

18/9/12

Tue & Thu

5.30pm - 9pm

Publisher for Beginners, College Certificate

£75

£75

£2

This unit looks at how easy it is to save money whilst maintaining a professional and impressive approach to publicising an event or activity; whether this be a meeting or a garage sale!

Date

Day

Time

18/9/12

Tue & Thu

5.30pm - 9pm

Self-management Using IT, College Certificate

£75

£75

£2

Almost everybody has a growing list of contacts and friends through business, personal life and on-line activity. This unit will help you manage those contacts and be able to record activities.

Date

Day

Time

18/9/12

Tue & Thu

5.30pm - 9pm

Setting-up an IT System, College Certificate

£75

£75

£2

Date

Day

Time

18/9/12

Tue & Thu

5.30pm - 9pm

£75

£75

£2

Take a look at what social media and social networking are, looking at sites such as YouTube, Facebook and Google+ and learn the pros and cons of their services.

Date

Day

Time

18/9/12

Tue & Thu

5.30pm - 9pm

Software Installation and Upgrade, Unit - C&G

£75

£75

£2

This course will help you to consider the software elements of setting up a new computer. It will get you to consider issues such as compatibility and upgrading.

Date

Day

Time

18/9/12

Tue & Thu

5.30pm - 9pm

Word for Beginners, College Certificate

£75

£75

£2

You will familiarise yourself with the latest version of MS Word and learn how this version can make work quicker and easier through the sharper interface and the quicker access to tools.

Date

Day

Time

18/9/12

Tue & Thu

5.30pm - 9pm

ICT for Users, Certificate or Awards - OCN

£780

£0

£0

This course is suitable for anybody who uses IT whether at home or work. You will need to have a basic working knowledge of Microsoft applications.

Date

Day

Time

Monthly Various

Various

Games Development (Intro), College Certificate

£160

£160

£15

Welcome to the world of video games development - this is an excellent taster or foundation for anyone interested in what makes a game exciting, and the strategies behind compelling game play.

Date

Day

Time

20/9/12 Thu

5.30pm - 9pm

Audio for Computer Games, Certificate - BTEC/Edexcel

£400

£0

£0

This practical course teaches the skills required to create music and sonic effects for both computer games and other applications where animation and audio is required.

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Mon (AM) & 10am - 1pm & Tue (PM) 6.45pm - 10pm

Creative Media (Games Development), Diploma - BTEC

£1,200

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

11/9/12

Tue

6pm - 9pm

ODB14

ODB15

ODB16

ODB17

KR

KR

KR

KR

KR

2 wks

2 wks

2 wks

2 wks

2 wks

This course will help you to consider the hardware elements of setting up a new computer. It will get you to consider issues such as compatibility and upgrading. 1

1

1

1/2

2

3

3

Social Media and Social Networking (Intro), College Certificate

This course is an introduction to producing interactive games.

ODB18

ODB22

ODB20

ITQ

ODB21

DBS6

DCMGD

KR

KR

KR

KR & PACE

KR

GO

KR

2 wks

2 wks

2 wks

Various

10 wks

1 yr

2 yrs

Key to levels: level E = entry, level 1 = foundation, level 2 = intermediate, level 3 = advanced, level 4/5 = higher 20


3

IT, Certificate - BTEC

BCIT

KR

27 wks

£900

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

3/9/12

Mon

6pm - 9pm

£1,200

£0

£0

This course is an introduction to systems, softwares and networks, and includes skills to prepare you for considering IT Practitioner roles.

Date

Day

Time

3/9/12

Mon

6pm - 9pm

Media Production (Games Development), Certificate - BTEC BCMP

£900

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

3/9/12

Mon

6pm - 9pm

£680

£680

£0

Date

Day

Time

11/9/12

Tue

3.30pm - 9pm

£500

£500

£0

Date

Day

Time

This course is an introduction to systems, softwares and networks. 3

3

IT, Diploma - BTEC

BDIT

KR

KR

2 yrs

27 wks

This in an introductory course, which covers interactive games and digital graphics. 3

Web Application Programming, College Certificate

WPS

KR

1 yr

Interested in developing web-based applications? Our experienced tutors cover a range of software that will help you learn and develop the skills to set up your own internet or intranet website. 4/5

Financial Modelling Using Advanced MS Excel Tools, HE Short Course* - PU

FMEX

KR

2 wks

Modelling techniques for accurate forecasting financial modelling is based on common characteristics, irrespective of the end-use. This course will help you to master these techniques.

Various Various

Various

* Certificates of Professional Development are awarded by Plymouth University and may by made up of any combination of three, 20 credit modules from our HE Short Course offer on pages 7, 12, 13, 21, 36, 38 and 39.

Construction and DIY Level Course Title/Description

E

E

E

E

E

B

C

£100

£0

£0

A practical bricklaying course which will enable you to develop hand skills from day one in superb modern and well- equipped workshop facilities.

Date

Day

Time

28/9/12 Fri

9am - 5.30pm

Construction (Basic Skills), Award - C&G

£350

£0

£0

This all-round introduction to construction skills will show employers that you have got what it takes to get started in the construction industry.

Date

Day

Time

12/1/13

Sat

10am - 4pm

Guttering Installation and Repairs (Basic), Unit - C&G

£100

£0

£0

On this short course you will gain the practical skills needed to install and repair a range of guttering types effectively. You will learn how to erect working platforms.

Date

Day

Time

28/9/12 Fri

9am - 5.30pm

Paint Finishing Skills (Intro), Unit - C&G

£100

£0

£0

A practical painting and decorating course which will enable you to develop hand skills from day one in superb modern and well equipped workshop facilities.

Date

Day

Time

28/9/12 Fri

9am - 5.30pm

Plastering Skills (Intro), Unit - C&G

£100

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

Brickwork Skills (Intro), Unit - C&G

Code

Venue

Duration

A

C046

KR

1 day

ABCS

C048

C053

C045

KR

KR

KR

KR

12 wks

1 day

1 day

1 day

A practical plastering course which will enable you to develop hand skills from day one in superb modern and well equipped workshop facilities.

28/9/12 Fri

9am - 5.30pm

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Construction and DIY Level Course Title/Description

E

E

E

1

1

1

1

1

Key to A: course fee - those not in receipt of qualifying benefits will pay A+C Fees B: reduced course fee - those in receipt of qualifying benefits will pay B+C

C: material fee - applicable to all enrolling

B

C

£100

£0

£0

A practical carpentry course which will enable you to develop hand skills from day one in superb modern and well equipped workshop facilities.

Date

Day

Time

28/9/12 Fri

9am - 5.30pm

Tap and Washing Machine Installation, College Certificate ODC3

£40

£40

£20

In this short course you will gain the practical skills needed to install a washing/dishwashing machine and an additional tap.

Date

Day

Time

29/9/12 Sat

9am - 4.30pm

Tiling Skills (Intro), Unit - C&G

£100

£0

£0

A practical tiling course which will enable you to develop hand skills from day one in superb modern and well equipped workshop facilities.

Date

Day

Time

28/9/12 Fri

9am - 4.30pm

Asbestos Awareness, College Certificate

£50

£50

£10

On this short course you will gain an understanding of where asbestos will have been used in the construction industry.

Date

Day

Time

ROD

Sat

9am - 12.30pm

Blockwork Skills, Unit - C&G

£200

£0

£0

Part of a series of practical skills courses, this blockwork skills course will enable you to further develop your skills in superb modern and well-equipped workshop facilities.

Date

Day

Time

19/10/12 Fri

8.30am - 5pm

Brickwork Skills, Unit - C&G

£200

£0

£0

Part of a series of practical skills courses, this bricklaying course will enable you to further develop your skills in superb modern and well-equipped workshop facilities.

Date

Day

Time

19/10/12 Fri

8.30am - 5pm

Carpentry Skills, Unit - C&G

£200

£0

£0

Part of a series of practical skills courses, this carpentry course will enable you to develop your skills in superb modern and well-equipped workshop facilities.

Date

Day

Time

19/10/12 Fri

8.30am - 5pm

Construction Skills (Bricklaying Basics), Award - C&G

£350

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

Site Carpentry Skills (Intro), Unit - C&G

Code

Venue

Duration

A

C052

KR

1 day

C049

BSAA

C071

C068

C064

ABCSB

KR

KR

KR

KR

KR

KR

KR

1 day

1 day

½ day

2 wks

2 wks

2 wks

12 wks

The aim of this course is to develop your skills and knowledge in bricklaying.

1

Construction Skills (Carpentry and Joinery Basics), Award - C&G

ABCSC

KR

12 wks

The aim of this course is to develop your skills and knowledge in carpentry and joinery.

1

Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS), Preparation, College Certificate

CO83

KR

1 day

This course will assist you with preparation for the online test and give an insight into the demands and regulations which construction site supervisors must enforce and maintain. 1

Construction Skills (Painting and Decorating Basics), Award - C&G

ABCSPD

KR

12 wks

The aim of this course is to develop your skills and knowledge in painting and decorating. 1

Construction Skills (Plastering Basics), Award - C&G

ABCSP

The aim of this course is to develop your skills and knowledge in plastering.

KR

12 wks

20/4/13 Sat

10am - 4pm

£350

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

20/4/13 Sat

10am - 4pm

£100

£100

£0

Date

Day

Time

ROD

Various

9am - 5.30pm

£350

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

20/4/13 Sat

10am - 4pm

£350

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

20/4/13 Sat

10am - 4pm

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Do you enjoy working with people, dealing with challenges and being the cog in the wheel that helps organisations run smoothly? City College Plymouth has exciting Apprenticeships available throughout the city in organisations of all shapes and sizes. You will learn while you earn, with a minimum wage guarantee of £95 per week. If this sounds like something you would be interested in, please ring the Work-based Learning team on 01752 856827 or send a text to 07816 449389.

Level Course Title/Description

1

B

C

£100

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

ROD

Various

9am - 5.30pm

£100

£0

£0

This course will enable you to understand the regulations and good practice that can make erecting and using ladders and access towers and platforms safer and easier for you from day one.

Date

Day

Time

ROD

Various

9am - 5.30pm

Paint Finishing Skills, Unit - C&G

£200

£0

£0

Part of a series of practical skills courses, this course will enable you to further develop your skills in superb modern and well-equipped workshop facilities.

Date

Day

Time

19/10/12 Fri

8.30am - 5pm

Plastering Skills, Unit - C&G

£200

£0

£0

Covers preparation of materials, left and right handed instruction using the hawk and trowel, planning and laying out your projects, preparing surfaces for plastering, cutting and fixing beading etc.

Date

Day

Time

19/10/12 Fri

8.30am - 5pm

Rendering Skills, Unit - C&G

£200

£0

£0

Part of a series of practical skills courses, this rendering skills course will enable you to further develop your skills in superb modern and well-equipped workshop facilities.

Date

Day

Time

19/10/12 Fri

8.30am - 5pm

Tiling Skills , Unit - C&G

£200

£0

£0

Part of a series of practical skills courses, this tiling course will enable you to further develop your skills in superb modern and well-equipped workshop facilities.

Date

Day

Time

19/10/12 Fri

8.30am - 5pm

Wallpapering Skills, Unit - C&G

£200

£0

£0

Part of a series of practical skills courses, this wallpapering course will enable you to further develop your skills in superb modern and well-equipped workshop facilities.

Date

Day

Time

19/10/12 Fri

8.30am - 5pm

Brickwork, NVQ Level 2 - CSkills

£350

£0

£0

Get a qualification to prove that you can do the job! Gain recognition for your bricklaying skills with a national qualification.

Date

Day

Time

ROD

BL

BL

Brickwork Skills, Unit - C&G

£100

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

Erect and Dismantle Access Equipment and Working Platforms, Unit - CSkills

Code

Venue

Duration

A

C024

KR

1 day

This bite-sized access equipment course will enable you to understand the regulations and good practice that can make erecting and using ladders and access towers and platforms safer and easier. 1

1

1

1

1

1

2

2

Know How to Erect and Dismantle Access Equipment and Working Platforms, Unit - CSkills

C025

C069

C074

C072

C073

C070

DBO

C079

KR

KR

KR

KR

KR

KR

BL

KR

1 day

2 wks

2 wks

2 wks

2 wks

2 wks

6 mths

1 day

Part of a series of practical skills courses, this bricklaying course will enable you to extend your skills in superb modern and well-equipped workshop facilities.

Various Fri

8.30am - 5pm

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Construction and DIY Level Course Title/Description

2

2

2

2

2

B

C

£350

£0

£0

If you already work in construction, but don't have the qualifications to back-up your experience, this NVQ can help through a blend of classroom delivery and assessment.

Date

Day

Time

ROD

BL

BL

General Construction, NVQ Level 2 - CSkills

£350

£0

£0

OSAT helps experienced workers get the qualifications to prove they can do the job. Gain recognition for your skills with a national qualification.

Date

Day

Time

ROD

BL

BL

Paint Finishing Skills, Unit - C&G

£100

£0

£0

Part of a series of practical skills courses, this course will enable you to further extend your skills in superb modern and well-equipped workshop facilities.

Date

Day

Time

9/11/12

Fri

8.30am - 5pm

Painting and Decorating, NVQ Level 2 - CSkills

£350

£0

£0

If you already work in construction, but don't have the qualifications to back-up your experience, this NVQ can help through a blend of classroom delivery and assessment.

Date

Day

Time

ROD

BL

BL

Plastering Skills, Unit - C&G

£100

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

9/11/12

Fri

8.30am - 5pm

Carpentry and Joinery, NVQ Level 2 - CSkills

Code

Venue

Duration

A

DBP

BL

6 mths

GCO

C080

DBQ

C082

BL

KR

BL

KR

6 mths

1 day

6 mths

1 day

Part of a series of practical skills courses, this plastering course will enable you to extend your skills in superb modern and well-equipped workshop facilities.

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Key to A: course fee - those not in receipt of qualifying benefits will pay A+C Fees B: reduced course fee - those in receipt of qualifying benefits will pay B+C

C: material fee - applicable to all enrolling

Level Course Title/Description

2

2

2

B

C

£100

£0

£0

Part of a series of practical skills courses, this rendering course will enable you to extend your skills in superb modern and well-equipped workshop facilities.

Date

Day

Time

9/11/12

Fri

8.30am - 5pm

Site Carpentry Skills, Unit - C&G

£100

£0

£0

Part of a series of practical skills courses, this carpentry course will enable you to extend your skills in superb modern and well-equipped workshop facilities.

Date

Day

Time

9/11/12

Fri

8.30am - 5pm

Wall and Floor Tiling (Intro), Unit - C&G

£200

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

9/11/12

Fri

9am - 5.30pm

£2,365

£2,365

£0

Designed around the professional construction industry. This course is for those already working in this sector, but who want a qualification to support their experience.

Date

Day

Time

24/9/12 Various

Various

Construction Contracting Operations, Diploma - CSkills

£1,600

£0

£0

This course will help experienced workers get the qualification to prove they can do the job. Gain recognition for your skills with a national qualification.

Date

Day

Time

ROD

BL

BL

Construction, Higher National Certificate - PU

£2,365

£2,365

£0

This varied course covers fundamental aspects of construction needed to be successful in roles such as an Architectural Technician, Trainee Quantity Surveyor or a Trainee Site Manager.

Date

Day

Time

24/9/12 Various

Various

Site Management, Certificate - CIOB

£695

£695

£0

This programme assesses the skills and knowledge for the National Vocational Qualifications (NVQs) in Construction Site Management.

Date

Day

Time

3/9/12

Mon

5pm - 9pm

Site Management, Diploma - CIOB

£1,200

£1,200

£0

Date

Day

Time

3/9/12

Mon

9am - 5.30pm

£650

£650

£0

Date

Day

Time

5/11/12

Mon

9am - 5.30pm

£300

£300

£0

Date

Day

Time

5/11/12

Mon

9am - 5.30pm

£2,365

£2,365

£0

Designed for those already working in the civil engineering industry, including trainee site engineers, quantity surveyors and computer-aided design (CAD) technicians.

Date

Day

Time

24/9/12 Various

Various

Construction, Foundation Degree - PU

£2,365

£2,365

£0

Date

Day

Time

Rendering Skills, Unit - C&G

Code

Venue

Duration

A

C081

KR

1 day

C075

C034

KR

KR

1 day

2 wks

An introduction to wall and floor tiling that will give you the skill you need to tile your bathroom or kitchen. 4

4

4

4

4

Civil Engineering, Higher National Certificate - PU

UX4193

CSM6

UX4216

SMA

SMD

KR

BL

KR

KR

KR

2 yrs

6 mths

2 yrs

30 wks

30 wks

This programme assesses the skills and knowledge for the National Vocational Qualifications (NVQs) in Construction Site Management. 4

Site Management Safety Training Scheme, Certificate - CITB

SMSTS1

KR

5 wks

SMSTS training is one of the best training schemes available and is well worth considering if you need to show you are capable of managing the health and safety within your workplace. 4

Site Management Safety Training Scheme (Refresher), Certificate - CITB

SMSTS2

KR

2 days

A refresher course for those who may require to update their SMSTS qualifications. 5

5

Civil Engineering, Foundation Degree - PU

UX4194

UX4192

KR

KR

3 yrs

3 yrs

Designed for those working in, or aspiring to work in, the construction industry. This course will take you from design and planning through production, to maintenance and refurbishment.

24/9/12 Various

Various

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Key to A: course fee - those not in receipt of qualifying benefits will pay A+C Fees B: reduced course fee - those in receipt of qualifying benefits will pay B+C

Cookery

C: material fee - applicable to all enrolling

Level Course Title/Description

E

E

B

C

£40

£40

£8

Bring your own cake and learn new skills from our professional expert in cake decoration. Finish a cake you will never forget for Christmas!

Date

Day

Time

8/12/12

Sat

9.30am - 4.30pm

Cooking for the Single Person, College Certificate

£40

£40

£8

Date

Day

Time

27/4/13

Sat

9.30am - 4.30pm

£70

£70

£10

This two-week course is designed to inspire the home entertainer to hone their skills and generate ideas by producing a selection of starters, main courses and desserts.

Date

Day

Time

26/1/13

Sat

9.30am - 2.30pm

Easter Chocolate, College Certificate

£40

£40

£10

Date

Day

Time

Christmas Cake Decoration, College Certificate

Code

Venue

Duration

A

B007

KR

1 day

B011

KR

1 day

Focusing on cooking on a budget, this course may appeal to anyone living on their own (eg students) who would like some tips on healthy food that won't cost the earth! E

E

Dinner Party: Starters, Main Courses and Desserts, College Certificate

B012

B013

KR

KR

2 wks

1 day

You will produce a chocolate piece for Easter, including moulding eggs, and making truffles and chocolates. E

E

E

E

E

E

E

1

23/3/13 Sat

9.30am - 4.30pm

£40

£40

£8

This session is designed to inspire home cooks in creating nutritious meals on a budget. You will practice three main course dishes that are both healthy and delicious.

Date

Day

Time

20/4/13 Sat

9.30am - 4.30pm

Indian Cuisine, College Certificate

£80

£80

£10

This course will get you using ingredients, spices, curry powders and pastes used in Indian cookery. You will prepare appetisers and chutneys, as well as vegetable and meat-based dishes and curries.

Date

Day

Time

8/1/13

Tue

6pm - 9.30pm

Italian Cuisine, College Certificate

£70

£70

£10

This course will cover some of the classic Italian dishes using the fantastic array of ingredients from that country. You will leave with the knowledge to produce authentic Italian meals at home.

Date

Day

Time

28/2/13 Thu

6pm - 9pm

Pasta, College Certificate

£40

£40

£10

This course is designed to teach you the fine art of making fresh pasta dough. You will create some of the classic pasta shapes and a range of finished dishes and sauces to compliment.

Date

Day

Time

9/3/13

Sat

9.30am - 4.30pm

Puddings and Desserts, College Certificate

£45

£45

£10

One of a trio of our popular baking courses, Puddings and Desserts will teach you how to produce three different sweets to end a meal, plus some decoration techniques to make them look even more appetising!

Date

Day

Time

18/5/13

Sat

9am - 5pm

Thai Cuisine, College Certificate

£80

£80

£10

This course explains all about the ingredients, spices and curry pastes that make Thai cookery so special. You will prepare different curries, snack items, soups and noodle dishes.

Date

Day

Time

25/4/13 Thu

6pm - 9.30pm

Vegetarian and Special Diets, College Certificate

£40

£40

£10

This course is designed to fire your imagination, and get you cooking with an array of different ingredients, some that you may have never handled!

Date

Day

Time

10/11/12 Sat

9.30am - 4.30pm

Baking Cakes, College Certificate

£40

£40

£8

Date

Day

Time

4/5/13

Sat

9.30am - 4.30pm

Healthy Cooking on a Budget, College Certificate

B015

B016

B017

B022

B024

B026

B027

B001

KR

KR

KR

KR

KR

KR

KR

KR

1 day

3 wks

3 wks

1 day

1 day

4 wks

1 day

1 day

One of a trio of our popular baking courses. Using three methods of cake making you will produce three different cakes to take home and wow your family with the products you've made!

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Level Course Title/Description

1

1

1

1

B

C

£40

£40

£8

One of a trio of our popular baking courses. This session is designed for you to produce various pastries and biscuits that are then easily made at home.

Date

Day

Time

8/6/13

Sat

9.30am - 4.30pm

Bread Making, College Certificate

1 day

£35

£35

£5

This session will cover basic dough making techniques, including enriched, laminated and basic dough products.

Date

Day

Time

22/9/12 Sat

9.30am - 4pm

Cake Decoration, Award - ABC

£250

£0

£25

You will learn the basic practical principles and theory of cake decoration. This qualification will provide a firm basis for a career in catering or might lead to improved employment prospects.

Date

Day

Time

25/9/12 Tue

6pm - 9pm

Chinese Cuisine, College Certificate

£80

£80

£10

Date

Day

Time

2/10/12

Tue

6pm - 9.30pm

B

C

Baking Pastries and Biscuits, College Certificate

Code

Venue

Duration

A

B002

KR

1 day

B004

CDEC

B006

KR

KR

KR

1 yr

4 wks

This beginners' course will introduce you to Chinese cuisine, ingredients, equipment and styles of cookery.

Dance Level Course Title/Description

1

2

Code

Venue

Duration

A

A002

GO

6 wks

£80

£80

£5

A beginners' contemporary dance course, which will develop your dance technique, stamina and coordination through contemporary technique classes.

Date

Day

Time

20/9/12 Thu

6pm - 8pm

Performance Skills Using Dance, Certificate - NCFE

£250

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

8/11/12

Thu

6pm - 9pm

B

C

Contemporary Dance for Beginners, College Certificate

DANC

GO

30 wks

An introductory dance course focusing on contemporary dance techniques. You will study contemporary repertoire and rehearse to performance standard.

Electrical Installation Level Course Title/Description

1

1

Code

Venue

Duration

A

PG27

KR

1 wk

£585

£585

£0

Gain a foundation in electrical principles and maintenance. On completion you will be able to competently carry out basic maintenance and fault finding work.

Date

Day

Time

3/9/12

Mon - Fri

9am - 4pm

Portable Appliance Testing, Certificate - C&G

£278

£278

£0

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Mon

9am - 4.30pm

£1,600

£1,600

£0

This course can lead to registration with a regulatory body to self certify against Part P of the Building Regulations.

Date

Day

Time

ROD

Mon - Fri

9am - 4.30pm

Electrical Installations Studies, Certificate - ABC

£500

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

ROD

Various

9am - 5.30pm

£610

£610

£0

Date

Day

Time

17/9/12

Mon - Fri

9am - 4pm

Electrical Skills (Basic) for Mechanical Fitters, College Certificate

PG20

KR

1 day

This course is for those undertaking and recording the inspection and testing of electrical equipment. 2

2

Domestic Electrical Installers, Certificate - EMTA

PG21

EIS

KR

KR

2 wks

2 wks

A basic electrical course for anyone wishing to gain an insight into the electrical installation industry and progress towards self certification against Part P of the Building Regulations. 2

Fundamental Inspection, Testing and Initial Verification, Certificate - C&G

PG50

KR

1 wk

This course is aimed at electricians who have not carried out inspection/testing since training, or who require an update. Also suitable for those entering the industry from other engineering sectors. t: 01752 305300 | e: info@cityplym.ac.uk | w: www.cityplym.ac.uk

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Electrical Installation Level Course Title/Description

3

Code

Venue

Duration

A

PG18/5

KR

4 days

£550

£550

£0

Date

Day

Time

2/10/12

Tue - Fri

9am - 4pm

4 days

£550

£550

£0

For practising electricians who have not carried out inspection and testing since qualifying or who require an update of training before going on to other City & Guilds qualifications.

Date

Day

Time

Electrical Installations - Periodic Inspection, College Certificate

This course is aimed at those who already have practical experience of inspection and testing of low voltage electrical installations, and who wish to become certificated. 3

3

Initial Verification of Electrical Systems, Certificate C&G 2394

Wiring Regulations IEE 17th Edition (inc. 1st amendment), Certificate - C&G

PG18/4

PG31/3

KR

KR

3 days

This intensive three-day course will provide a sound and thorough grounding in all aspects of the regulations focusing on installation design, inspection, testing and supervision. 4

Design and Verification of Electrical Installations, Award - C&G

ADVE

KR

4 days

Take your career as an electrician to the next level by developing your professional knowledge and skills in designing and verifying electrical installations.

B

C

25/9/12 Tue - Fri

9am - 4pm

£399

£399

£0

Date

Day

Time

29/8/12 Wed - Fri

9am - 4.30pm

£550

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

Various Mon - Thu

9am - 5pm

C

Electronics Level Course Title/Description

2

2

3

Code

Venue

Duration

A

EMELB

KR

10 wks

£275

£275

£10

This course is for those who have an interest in electronics and would like to get a more structured view of the subject - ideal for personal projects, or as a base for further study.

Date

Day

Time

18/9/12

Tue

6pm - 8pm

Practical Electronics, College Certificate

£275

£275

£0

Interested in building electronic projects but lack the skills to do so? On this course you will complete a project that you can take away in full working order.

Date

Day

Time

19/9/12

Wed

6pm - 8pm

EMC for Beginners, College Certificate

£250

£250

£0

Date

Day

Time

16/1/13

Wed

6pm - 8pm

£1,750

£0

£0

On our course you will build up your bank of skills, knowledge and expertise to make a valuable contribution to creating and implementing technology, using industry standard software.

Date

Day

Time

4/9/12

Tue

9am - 8pm

Prototype PCB Design and Production, College Certificate EMPCB

£280

£280

£0

Date

Day

Time

17/1/13

Thu

6pm - 8pm

£2,365

£2,365

£0

Suitable for those in employment in the electrical and electronic engineering industry, this course will provide you with all the principles required for these roles.

Date

Day

Time

24/9/12 Various

9am - 7.30pm

Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Foundation Degree - PU

£2,365

£2,365

£0

Date

Day

Time

Electronics for Beginners, College Certificate

EMPEL

EMEFB

KR

KR

10 wks

10 wks

On this course you will learn about EMC compliance regulations and testing for EMC compliance. 3

3

Engineering (Electrical/Electronic), Diploma - BTEC/Edexcel

ECL1

KR

KR

2 yrs

10 wks

On this course you will learn how to make PCB and how to get ready for production.

4

5

Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Higher National Certificate - PU

UX2791

UX2790

KR

KR

2 yrs

3 yrs

This course will enable you to become a competent engineer, able to respond to changes and developments. It covers current theories and developments in electrical/electronic engineering.

B

24/9/12 Various

Various

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First Aid Level Course Title/Description

2

2

Key to A: course fee - those not in receipt of qualifying benefits will pay A+C Fees B: reduced course fee - those in receipt of qualifying benefits will pay B+C

C: material fee - applicable to all enrolling

Code

Venue

Duration

A

B

C

AED

GO

½ day

£35

£35

£0

This course will refresh/update your CPR skills and teach the essential skills required of an AED operator. The certificate is valid for one year.

Date

Day

Time

Date

Day

Time

26/9/12 22/10/12 19/11/12

Wed Mon Mon

1pm - 4pm 1pm - 4pm 1pm - 4pm

12/12/12 Wed 16/1/13 Wed 12/2/13 Tue

1pm - 4pm 1pm - 4pm 1pm - 4pm

Emergency First Aid at Work, Certificate - HSE

FAX

GO

1 day

£48

£48

£0

Date

Day

Time

Automated External Defibrillator Training, College Certificate

This course is ideal for anyone requiring a one-day comprehensive first aid training course. 2

2

2

2

2

Weekly Various

9am - 4pm

First Aid at Work (Annual Update), Certificate - HSE

FABR

GO

½ day

£25

£25

£0

This refresher course provides you with the opportunity to update your skills to give you the confidence and knowledge to continue to deal with first aid emergencies.

Date

Day

Time

Date

Day

Time

26/9/12 22/10/12 19/11/12

Wed Mon Mon

9am - 12 noon 9am - 12 noon 9am - 12 noon

12/12/12 Wed 16/1/13 Wed 12/2/13 Tue

9am - 12 noon 9am - 12 noon 9am - 12 noon

First Aid at Work, Certificate - HSE

FAB

GO

3 days

£150

£150

£0

This is an essential qualification for those wishing to be an occupational first aider. You will learn what you need to do to save lives and prevent minor injuries becoming major ones.

Date

Day

Time

Weekly Various

9am - 4pm

First Aid at Work Requalification, Certificate - HSE

FAR

GO

2 days

£92

£92

£0

This course enables first aiders to refresh their skills and update their knowledge. It covers all aspects of the First Aid at Work syllabus.

Date

Day

Time

Date

Day

Time

7/8/12 12/9/12 3/10/12 15/11/12 10/12/12 14/1/13

Tue & Wed Wed & Thu Wed & Thu Thu & Fri Mon & Tue Mon & Tue

9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm

21/2/13 18/3/13 4/4/13 15/5/13 13/6/13 15/7/13

Thu & Fri Mon & Tue Thu & Fri Wed & Thu Thu & Fri Mon & Tue

9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm

Paediatric First Aid, College Certificate

PAE14

GO

2 days

£102

£102

£0

Designed for those who work with children between five and 12 years of age, this course satisfies OFSTED requirements for childcare settings and the Childcare Register.

Date

Day

Time

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12 6/11/12 17/1/13

Mon & Tue Tue & Wed Thu & Fri

9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm

6/3/13 Wed & Thu 9am - 5pm 20/5/13 Mon & Tue 9am - 5pm 8/7/13 Mon & Tue 9am - 5pm

Paediatric First Aid (Intensive), College Certificate

PAE

GO

1 day

£55

£55

£0

This is a specialist first aid course for those who work with children between five and 12 years of age. It satisfies OFSTED requirements for childcare settings and the Childcare Register.

Date

Day

Time

Date

Day

Time

10/8/12 15/10/12 7/12/12

Fri Mon Fri

9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm

13/2/13 Wed 22/4/13 Mon 21/6/13 Fri

9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm

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City College Plymouth can help … Our programme has been developed to help YOU become more employable and what’s more …

it’s flexible and FREE! Open Sessions Monday to Friday, 9.00am to 4.00pm

Drop into PACE to ‘have a go’ at some of our free courses!

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Key to A: course fee - those not in receipt of qualifying benefits will pay A+C Fees B: reduced course fee - those in receipt of qualifying benefits will pay B+C

GCSEs

C: material fee - applicable to all enrolling

Level Course Title/Description

2

2

2

2

2

2

2

B

C

£220

£0

£5

This essential qualification will prepare you to make informed decisions - whether about further learning or careers. If you do not currently hold a GCSE English at grade C or above, then this course is FREE!

Date

Day

Time

12/9/12

Wed

6pm - 8pm or various times during the day

Geography, Certificate - GCSE

£220

£0

£5

This intensive course will inspire you to be a truly global citizen, where you will study the physical and human processes that have shaped the environment where we live today.

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Various

Various

History, Certificate - GCSE

£220

£0

£5

An interactive and engaging course of study on key events in the 20th Century, exploring the historical context and implications from contemporary life.

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Various

Various

Maths, Certificate - GCSE

£220

£0

£5

This course will help you understand mathematical principles and apply them to everyday situations and to other subjects. If you do not currently hold a GCSE Maths at grade C or above, then this course is FREE!

Date

Day

Time

13/9/12

Thu

6pm - 8pm or various times during the day

Psychology, Certificate - GCSE

£220

£0

£5

Psychology is the science of the mind and behaviour. This GCSE aims to encourage your interest and enjoyment of psychology.

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Various

Various

Science, Certificate - GCSE

1 yr

£220

£0

£5

This is an intensive one-year course covering various aspects of biology, chemistry and physics.

Date

Day

Time

11/9/12

Tue

6pm - 8pm or various times during the day

1 yr

£220

£0

£5

Sociology is the study of society and this course looks at a wide range of social topics. It gives a thorough understanding of how society tackles its needs.

Date

Day

Time

12/9/12

Wed

6pm - 8pm or various times during the day

English, Certificate - GCSE

Code

Venue

Duration

A

GCPT

GO & KR

1 yr

GCPT

GCPT

GCPT

GCPT

GEVE13

Sociology, Certificate - GCSE

GCPT

GO

GO

GO & KR

GO

GO

GO

1 yr

1 yr

1 yr

1 yr

The Prince’s Trust Team Programme The Prince’s Trust Team will improve your confidence and make you more employable! During the 12-week programme you can: ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ ■ ■

gain nationally recognised qualifications spend a week away from home on a team building residential uncover hidden talents meet new friends improve motivation and self-confidence take on some responsibility develop team working skills raise your awareness of your local community and how you can contribute to it have a really good time!

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Hairdressing Level Course Title/Description

1

Hairdressing Refresher, College Certificate

Code

Venue

Duration

A

HRC

KR

6 wks

£200

£200

£40

Date

Day

Time

Have you been out of the industry for a while? Need to rebuild your confidence? This course combines practical workshops with demonstrations to re-cap classic skills and up-to-date techniques. 1

1

2

2

3

3

3

3

B

C

20/10/12 Sat

9.30am - 4pm

£60

£60

£0

Get the most from your styling tools and learn how to achieve a variety of looks using hair straighteners. You'll leave with a new repertoire of looks to re-create at home!

Date

Day

Time

24/11/12 Sat

9.30am - 4pm

Long Hair Up, College Certificate

£60

£60

£0

This course will teach you how to dress your own hair, or that of friends and family, using a range of basic techniques and accessories. Gain tips and tricks to create professional-looking styles.

Date

Day

Time

15/12/12 Sat

9.30am - 4pm

Barbering, Certificate/Cutting Award - C&G

£500

£0

£50

This course aims to develop practical barbering and hairdressing skills and theoretical knowledge to enable you to gain employment within the industry.

Date

Day

Time

3/9/12 7/1/13

Various Various

5.30pm - 9pm 5.30pm - 9pm

Hairdressing (Women's), Certificate/Cutting Award - C&G AHN1

£500

£0

£50

This course gives a thorough grounding in the theory and practice to help you find the self-assurance and competence to pursue a career in the hair and beauty industry.

Date

Day

Time

3/9/12 7/1/13

Various Various

5.30pm - 9pm 5.30pm - 9pm

Barbering, NVQ Level 3 Diploma - C&G

£600

£0

£50

This course provides the knowledge, understanding and skills for people wishing to advance their professional skill within the barbering and hairdressing industry.

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Mon

9.30am - 5pm

Barbering Techniques, Award - C&G

£200

£0

£20

This course aims to teach the advanced techniques of barbering to hairdressers who wish to extend their 'gents' cutting skills and to achieve a recognised advanced qualification.

Date

Day

Time

7/1/13 15/4/13

Mon Mon

5.30pm - 9pm 5.30pm - 9pm

Women’s Hairdressing, NVQ Level 3 Diploma - C&G

£600

£0

£50

This course is the ideal progression for those who are looking to build upon skills already gained to enhance their work opportunities within the hair industry.

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Mon

9.30am - 5pm

Women’s Hairdressing, VRQ Diploma - C&G

£600

£0

£50

Date

Day

Time

11/9/12 7/1/13

Various Various

5.30pm - 9pm 5.30pm - 9pm

Hair Straighteners: Curls or Poker Straight?!, College Certificate

HB001

HB008

MHN1

MNVQ

ACMH3

BNVQ

BHNE

KR

KR

KR

KR

KR

KR

KR

KR

1 day

1 day

1 yr

1 yr

1 yr

9 wks

1 yr

1 yr

This qualification is for stylists working within the industry who wish to progress and develop their skills and knowledge within hairdressing to an advanced level.

Key to levels: level E = entry, level 1 = foundation, level 2 = intermediate, level 3 = advanced, level 4/5 = higher 32


Health and Safety Level Course Title/Description

1

2

2

2

2

2

2

2

2

Key to A: course fee - those not in receipt of qualifying benefits will pay A+C Fees B: reduced course fee - those in receipt of qualifying benefits will pay B+C

C: material fee - applicable to all enrolling

B

C

£47

£47

£0

This introduction to health and safety principles in the workplace is suitable for school leavers, Skills for Life students and those looking for a basic understanding of health and safety.

Date

Day

Time

Monthly Various

9am - 4pm

COSHH Assessment, College Certificate

EBS

GO

1 day

£70

£70

£0

Gain an overview of Control of Substances Hazardous to Health assessment. This course will benefit a variety of work environments as scenarios are tailored to individual workplaces.

Date

Day

Time

Date

Day

Time

5/10/12 21/1/13

Fri Mon

9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm

30/4/13 Tue 18/7/13 Thu

9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm

Fire Safety Principles, Award - CIEH

AFSP

GO

1 day

£50

£50

£0

If you carry out fire safety tasks, or are hoping to develop your basic fire safety awareness, this course will enable you to undertake specific fire safety roles such as fire warden/ fire marshall.

Date

Day

Time

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12 3/12/12

Mon Mon

9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm

8/3/13 12/6/13

Fri Wed

9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm

Fire Safety Principles, College Certificate

AFSP6

GO

1 day

£39

£39

£0

This qualification develops knowledge and understanding of fire risk/fire risk controls and the main legislation in the UK for the management of fire safety in the workplace.

Date

Day

Time

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12 3/12/12

Mon Mon

9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm

8/3/13 12/6/13

Fri Wed

9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm

HSHB

KR

1 day

£60

£60

£0

Have you achieved your hair or beauty qualification outside of the UK? You will need this qualification to enable you to progress on to a level 3 course in beauty therapy, hairdressing or barbering.

Date

Day

Time

RORO

Various

9.30am - 4pm

Health and Safety in the Workplace, Award - CIEH

HSB

GO

1 day

£58

£58

£0

This course will provide you with an understanding of health and safety that will enable you to contribute to any riskassessment based health and safety management system.

Date

Day

Time

Date

Day

Time

4/9/12 4/10/12 9/11/12 14/12/12 14/1/13

Tue Thu Fri Fri Mon

9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm

11/2/13 11/3/13 26/4/13 3/6/13 15/7/13

Mon Mon Fri Mon Mon

9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm

Health and Safety in the Workplace, College Certificate

HSB6

GO

1 day

£47

£47

£0

Gain an understanding of health and safety that will enable you to contribute to any risk assessment based health and safety management system.

Date

Day

Time

Date

Day

Time

4/9/12 4/10/12 9/11/12 14/12/12 14/1/13

Tue Thu Fri Fri Mon

9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm

11/2/13 11/3/13 26/4/13 3/6/13 15/7/13

Mon Mon Fri Mon Mon

9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm

Infection Control, College Certificate

ICE3

GO

½ day

£25

£25

£0

Infections can cause distress, serious illness and disruption - this course will enable you to reduce the risk of contamination in individual work settings or in your own home.

Date

Day

Time

Date

Day

Time

1/10/12 8/2/13

Mon Fri

9am - 12 noon 29/4/13 Mon or 12 noon - 3pm 20/6/13 Thu

9am - 12 noon or 12 noon - 3pm

Managing Safely, College Certificate

IMS

KR

4 wks

Health and Safety, College Certificate

Health and Safety for the Hair and Beauty Sector, Award - C&G

Code

Venue

Duration

A

HSB1

GO

1 day

This course is designed to get managers up to speed on the practical actions they need to take to handle health and safety in their teams.

£395

£395

£0

Date

Day

Time

3/9/12

Monday

9am - 4.30pm

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Health and Safety Level Course Title/Description

2

2

2

2

3

3

3

6

C: material fee - applicable to all enrolling

Code

Venue

Duration

A

B

C

GO

1 day

£30

£30

£0

Date

Day

Time

Date

Day

Time

14/9/12 7/12/12

Fri Fri

9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm

20/3/13 Wed 3/6/13 Mon

9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm

MANCB

GO

1 day

£44

£44

£0

If your work involves moving or handling children, you need to learn the right techniques. Our course will give you the theoretical and practical skills of safer moving and handling/manual handling.

Date

Day

Time

Monthly Various

9am - 4pm

Moving and Handling Techniques, College Certificate

MANH

GO

½ day

£25

£25

£0

Prevent injury to yourself and others when moving and handling loads. Topics covered include legislation, the spine, ergonomic approach, risk assessment and moving and handling techniques.

Date

Day

Time

Date

Day

Time

5/9/12 2/10/12 12/11/12 10/12/12 15/2/13

Wed Tue Mon Mon Fri

9am - 12 noon 9am - 12 noon 9am - 12 noon 9am - 12 noon 9am - 12 noon

15/3/13 26/4/13 22/5/13 10/6/13 19/7/13

Fri Fri Wed Mon Fri

9am - 12 noon 9am - 12 noon 9am - 12 noon 9am - 12 noon 9am - 12 noon

MAN

GO

1 day

£44

£44

£0

Date

Day

Time

Date

Day

Time

5/9/12 2/10/12 12/11/12 10/12/12 15/2/13

Wed Tue Mon Mon Fri

9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm

15/3/13 26/4/13 22/5/13 10/6/13 19/7/13

Fri Fri Wed Mon Fri

9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm

MANR

GO

½ day

£25

£25

£0

This course will suit any individual wanting to update their moving and handling/manual handling skills enabling them to meet the CQC standards.

Date

Day

Time

Date

Day

Time

5/9/12 2/10/12 12/11/12 10/12/12 15/2/13

Wed Tue Mon Mon Fri

9am - 12 noon 9am - 12 noon 9am - 12 noon 9am - 12 noon 9am - 12 noon

15/3/13 26/4/13 22/5/13 10/6/13 19/7/13

Fri Fri Wed Mon Fri

9am - 12 noon 9am - 12 noon 9am - 12 noon 9am - 12 noon 9am - 12 noon

Construction Health and Safety, Certificate - NEBOSH

NSH

KR

15 wks

£960

£960

£0

The NEBOSH National Construction Certificate is aimed at supervisors and managers within the construction industry who are required to ensure that activities are undertaken safely.

Date

Day

Time

4/9/12

Tue

9am - 5.30pm

Health and Safety, Certificate - NEBOSH

£960

£960

£0

This course is suitable for managers, supervisors and staff from all types of organisations who need a broad understanding of health and safety issues.

Date

Day

Time

3/9/12

Mon

9am - 5.30pm

NEBOSH, Award - NEBOSH

£295

£295

£0

The qualification for aspiring health and safety professionals, building directly upon the foundation of knowledge provided by the NEBOSH National General Certificate.

Date

Day

Time

11/1/13

Fri

9am - 4.30pm

Health and Safety, National Diploma - NEBOSH

£4,600

£4,600

£0

Date

Day

Time

13/9/12

Thu

9am - 4.30pm

Moving and Handling - Hoist Awareness, College Certificate MANHA

Develop your knowledge and skills in preventing injury to yourself and others when performing moving and handling/ manual handling techniques involving the use of hoists and slings. Moving and Handling of Children and Babies, College Certificate

Moving and Handling Techniques in Care Environments, College Certificate

This course covers moving and handling techniques of people in a care environment with the use of commonly used equipment such as slide sheets and handling belts.

2

Key to A: course fee - those not in receipt of qualifying benefits will pay A+C Fees B: reduced course fee - those in receipt of qualifying benefits will pay B+C

Moving and Handling Techniques in Care Environments (Refresher), College Certificate

ASH

NLH

NLF

KR

KR

KR

15 wks

3 wks

1 yr

This course is comparable to an honours degree. It is ideal for those working in both medium and large organisations with a requirement to become fully qualified in health and safety.

Key to levels: level E = entry, level 1 = foundation, level 2 = intermediate, level 3 = advanced, level 4/5 = higher 34


Health and Social Care Level Course Title/Description

1

1

B

C

£30

£30

£0

This course looks at the different types of ASD, and the problems and difficulties faced by sufferers. It tackles the communication and behavioural aspects of the condition.

Date

Day

Time

24/11/12 Sat

10am - 1pm

Coping with Caring, College Certificate

£30

£30

£0

Date

Day

Time

Asperger's - Understanding the Syndrome, College Certificate

Code

Venue

Duration

A

HC001

GO

½ day

HC003

GO

½ day

This course is aimed at those who care for others in their own home, and covers looking after yourself, caring for others, stress management and bereavement. 1

1

1

1

2

20/10/12 Sat

10am - 1pm

½ day

£30

£30

£0

Designed for those who are caring for a family member. This course looks at how to cope with the demands of caring for those with dementia and/or memory loss.

Date

Day

Time

10/11/12 Sat

10am - 1pm

Medication at Home, College Certificate

½ day

£30

£30

£0

This course will assist you in understanding how to appropriately administer medication at home.

Date

Day

Time

8/12/12

Sat

10am - 1pm

£50

£0

£0

This course covers issues surrounding mental health difficulties and will develop your knowledge of the rights for those with mental health issues.

Date

Day

Time

7/12/12

Fri

9am - 4pm

Preparing to work in Adult Social Care, Award - C&G

£100

£100

£0

This course is for anyone who is starting out in a career or who wants to develop the skills and knowledge required for working in the adult health and social care sector.

Date

Day

Time

ROD

Various

9am - 3.30pm

Counselling Skills, Certificate - NCFE

£550

£0

£20

Date

Day

Time

3/10/12

Wed & Thu 5.30pm - 9pm

£50

£50

£0

Date

Day

Time

8/11/12

Thu

9am - 4pm

£50

£50

£0

Date

Day

Time

Dealing with Dementia and Memory Loss, College Certificate

Mental Health Awareness, Award - NCFE

HC005

HC009

AMHA

ASC

CCSL2

GO

GO

GO

GO

GO

1 day

8 wks

10 wks

This course will introduce you to the basics of counselling skills. 2

Dementia, College Certificate

DEM

GO

1 day

This course looks at the key factors around understanding types of dementia and their causes. 2

Diabetes, College Certificate

DIA1

GO

1 day

This course looks at the key factors around understanding types of diabetes and their causes. 2

2

2

16/11/12 Fri

9am - 4pm

£250

£0

£40

This course is an introduction to stereotyping, prejudice and discrimination. You will identify all the rights that people should enjoy and understand barriers to participation in society.

Date

Day

Time

23/1/13

Wed & Thu 5.30pm - 9pm

Health and Social Care, Diploma - C&G

£550

£0

£40

This course is ideal if you are currently working in an adult caring environment. Select units to take a generic adult care, dementia, or learning disabilities pathway.

Date

Day

Time

RORO

Various

9am - 3.30pm or 4pm - 8pm

Safer Handling of Medicines, College Certificate

SHE

GO

1 day

£50

£50

£0

Aimed at those responsible for guiding others in the handling and administration of their medication, this course will give the knowledge and skills needed to carry out this important role.

Date

Day

Time

Date

Day

Time

7/9/12 8/11/12 3/12/12 11/1/13

Fri Thu Mon Fri

9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm

18/3/13 Mon 24/5/13 Fri 15/7/13 Mon

Equality and Diversity, Certificate - NCFE

EDI

HSC2

GO

GO

10 wks

20 wks

9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm 9am - 4pm

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Health and Social Care Level Course Title/Description

2

Volunteering, Award - NCFE

Key to A: course fee - those not in receipt of qualifying benefits will pay A+C Fees B: reduced course fee - those in receipt of qualifying benefits will pay B+C

C: material fee - applicable to all enrolling

Code

Venue

Duration

A

AIV

GO

2 days

This course explores volunteering and ways to become a volunteer in your local community. 3

3

B

C

£75

£0

£20

Date

Day

Time

Various Various

9am - 4pm

£650

£0

£40

Move forward in your role in adult care with this level 3 course. Select units to take a generic adult care, dementia, or learning disabilities pathway.

Date

Day

Time

RORO

Various

9am - 3.30pm

Principles of End of Life Care, Certificate - NCFE

£550

£0

£40

Date

Day

Time

Health and Social Care, Diploma - C&G

HSC3

HC010

GO

GO

1 yr

20 wks

This course is for anyone dealing with end of life care. You will need to have a relevant level 2 qualification.

21/11/12 Wed

5pm - 9pm

Human Resources Level Course Title/Description

4

5

5

Code

Duration

A

18 wks

£500

£500

£0

An introduction to the concepts of HR planning, recruitment and selection and the organisational context in which they operate.

Date

Day

Time

19/9/12 Wed 20/9/12 Thu

Various Various

Human Resource Management, Foundation Degree - PU

£3,550

£3,550

£0

This course will help you focus and expand your aptitude in the study of people and their work, and determine what it takes to meet the needs of those people at work.

Date

Day

Time

19/9/12 Wed 20/9/12 Thu

Various Various

Managing People, HE Short Course* - PU

£500

£500

£0

Date

Day

Time

6/2/13 7/2/13

Wed Thu

Various Various

Recruitment and Training, HE Short Course* - PU

Venue

HUMR1003 KR

UX3314

KR

HUMR2005 KR

2 yrs

18 wks

This module explores essential theories, attributes, skills, approaches and strategies which contribute to effective management of the employer/employee relationship.

B

C

* Certificates of Professional Development are awarded by Plymouth University and may by made up of any combination of three, 20 credit modules from our HE Short Course offer on pages 7, 12, 13, 21, 36, 38 and 39.

Improvement Skills Level Course Title/Description

E

E

1

B

C

£528

£0

£0

Qualifications in 'employability' have been devised to provide you with of a range of employability skills that will build your confidence and motivation to find, secure and sustain meaningful employment.

Date

Day

Time

1/10/12

Various

Various

Personal and Social Development, Award - ASDAN

£396

£0

£0

This is a flexible qualification that can help improve your work, studies and daily life. You'll gain important work and life skills to help you move forward and achieve your potential.

Date

Day

Time

1/10/12

Various

Various

CV Design and Interview Techniques, College Certificate BTD2

£180

£180

£0

Date

Day

Time

14/5/13

Tue & Wed

9am - 4.30pm

Employability, Award - ASDAN

Code

Venue

Duration

A

EAE

KR & PACE

27 wks

PSDE3

KR & PACE

GO

20 - 27 wks

2 days

This course covers effective CV design, identifying appropriate employment opportunities, writing spec letters, and developing and practising effective interview techniques.

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Level Course Title/Description

1

1

1/2

B

C

£528

£0

£0

This is a flexible qualification that can help improve your work, studies and daily life. You'll gain important work and life skills to help you move forward and achieve your potential.

Date

Day

Time

1/10/12

Various

Various

Personal Progress, Award - ASDAN

£528

£0

£0

This is a flexible qualification that provides opportunities for you to develop skills in literacy and numeracy, learning to learn and personal development.

Date

Day

Time

1/10/12

Various

Various

Preparation for Access/Apprenticeship, Certificate - C&G SFSEL2D/E KR & PACE

£0

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

Personal and Social Development, Award - ASDAN

Code

Venue

Duration

A

PSDEL1

KR & PACE

20 - 27 wks

FAP

KR & PACE

27 wks

10 wks

This course will develop your skills in literacy and numeracy to support successful completion of an Apprenticeship diagnostic test or Access to Higher Education interview.

Monthly Various

Various

B

C

Leisure and Tourism Level Course Title/Description

E

2

2

2

2

Code

Venue

Duration

A

B005

KR

1 day

£20

£20

£5

This is an introduction to the duties a member of cabin crew will undertake, including airline health and safety and how to deal with emergencies.

Date

Day

Time

15/9/12

Sat

9.30am -12 noon

Cabin Crew, Certificate - NCFE

£395

£0

£20

This qualification is designed for those who would like to work as cabin crew and covers the duties carried out by cabin crew, airline health and safety, and emergencies.

Date

Day

Time

13/9/12

Thu

6pm - 9pm

Leisure Operation, Certificate - NCFE

£350

£0

£25

This qualification is suitable for anyone wishing to develop the underpinning knowledge and basic skills for working in the recreation and leisure industry.

Date

Day

Time

24/1/13

Thu

6pm - 9pm

Resort Representatives, Award - NCFE

£295

£0

£10

This qualification is ideal for those who are new to the industry or need to develop skills in a new job role. You'll learn about pre-season preparation, airport duties and in-resort responsibilities.

Date

Day

Time

2/10/12

Tue

6pm - 9pm

Travel and Tourism, Extended Certificate - BTEC

£450

£0

£25

Date

Day

Time

Cabin Crew (Intro), College Certificate

CCC2

LOPS

B025

ECTT

KR

KR

KR

KR

1 yr

18 wks

20 wks

27 wks

This course offers a specialist work-related focus and covers the key knowledge and practical skills required in the travel and tourism sector. It offers an engaging and career-led programme.

16/11/12 Fri

9am - 4pm

Licensed Trade Level Course Title/Description

1

1

2

B

C

£65

£0

£10

Enables those who successfully complete this course to act within the law and to support the designated premises supervisor to retail alcohol responsibly on their licensed premises.

Date

Day

Time

11/1/13 Fri 24/5/13 Fri

9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm

Wines, Award - WSET

£55

£0

£35

This straightforward introduction is ideal for boosting the confidence of hospitality and retail staff, but is also great for those wanting to know about grape varieties or matching wine with food. 

Date

Day

Time

28/11/12 Wed

9am - 5pm

Professional Bartending (Cocktails), Award - C&G

£350

£0

£25

Date

Day

Time

2/2/13

Sat

10am - 5.30pm

Responsible Alcohol Retailing, Award - BIIAB

Code

Venue

Duration

A

RAR

KR

1 day

WSE

APB

KR

KR

1 day

8 wks

Developed in conjunction with City & Guilds and Plymouth Gin, this practical course will teach experienced bartenders to accurately free pour and blend perfect cocktails!

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Key to A: course fee - those not in receipt of qualifying benefits will pay A+C Fees B: reduced course fee - those in receipt of qualifying benefits will pay B+C

Logistics

C: material fee - applicable to all enrolling

Level Course Title/Description

1

2

3

3

B

C

£400

£0

£194

This course covers an introduction to transport and distribution and the role of freight transport within a logistics organisation. No previous experience in the logistics industry is required.

Date

Day

Time

28/9/12 Fri

9am - 4.30pm

Logistics and Transport, Certificate - CILTUK

£485

£0

£334

This course covers planning and purchasing within the operation of freight and passenger transport. No previous experience in the logistics industry is required.

Date

Day

Time

17/1/13

Thu

9am - 4.30pm

Green Logistics, Certificate - CILTUK

£625

£0

£462

This course covers understanding the future training the logistics industry needs to follow to enable global, low carbon trade and how the economies and technologies will drive the required changes.

Date

Day

Time

19/2/13

Tue

9am - 4.30pm

Logistics Operations, NVQ Certificate - OCR

£450

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

B

C

Logistics and Transport, Award - CILTUK

Code

Venue

Duration

A

ALT1

GO

15 wks

LTC1

GLC1

LOM

GO

GO

BL

24 wks

35 wks

1 yr

Aimed at supervisors and junior managers within the distribution, warehousing and storage industry who wish to improve their performance, ensuring that UK logistics remain world class.

Management and Leadership Level Course Title/Description

2

3

3

3

3

4

5

Code

Venue

Duration

A

PT83

BL

6 mths

£250

£0

£0

If you are a leader already, this work-based qualification will expand your skills and give you techniques and strategies to overcome any weaknesses so that you can go on to create successful teams.

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

First Line Management, Diploma - CMI

£1,250

£0

£0

For those who are, or are aspiring to be, supervisors and first line managers. This course is designed to support the development of skills towards a nationally-recognised qualification.

Date

Day

Time

16/10/12 Tue

9am - 5pm

Management (Intro), Award - CMI

£400

£400

£0

New to your management role? Our course will allay your fears by teaching you the basic skills and knowledge to build your confidence to feel assured in your new position.

Date

Day

Time

12/11/12 Mon 25/2/13 Mon 13/5/13 Mon

9am - 1pm 9am - 1pm 9am - 1pm

Management Planning (Intro), HE Short Course* - PU

£500

£500

£0

Introduces elements of managerial planning, explains techniques employed for routine and creative planning, and how conflict in planning can be resolved.

Date

Day

Time

6/2/13

Wed & Thu 11am - 12.30pm or 6pm - 7.30pm

Management Work-based, NVQ Certificate - CMI

£450

£0

£0

Ideal for those who have responsibility for decisions, budgets or achieving results. This course will hone your existing skills to make you a more competent and effective manager.

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

Managing in Organisations, HE Short Course* - PU

£500

£500

£0

This module explores a range of theories and managerial approaches to analyse, explain and influence human behaviour in work organisations.

Date

Day

Time

19/9/12

Wed

1.30pm - 3pm or 7.30pm - 9pm

Management and Leadership, Award - CMI

£450

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

15/1/13

Tue

9am - 4pm

Team Leading, NVQ - OCR

CMG

CMK

KR

KR

FPC1047 KR

NVN

BL

FPC1043 KR

CML

KR

29 wks

5 wks

18 wks

1yr

18 wks

5 wks

This course provides the foundation skills and knowledge to enable you to feel confident in developing your management career.

Key to levels: level E = entry, level 1 = foundation, level 2 = intermediate, level 3 = advanced, level 4/5 = higher 38


Level Course Title/Description

5

5

5

7

B

C

£1,450

£0

£0

This course is aimed at middle managers who want to develop their leadership and management knowledge and skills.

Date

Day

Time

25/9/12 Tue

9am - 5pm

Management Work-based, NVQ Diploma - CMI

£450

£0

£0

Achieving this diploma will demonstrate your competence as a middle/senior manager. It covers personal development, management of resources, performance, and customer and market awareness.

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

Operations Management, HE Short Course* - PU

£500

£500

£0

Develops understanding of how an organisation designs, plans and controls and improves its activities within different sectors, recognising the role of work planning and organisation.

Date

Day

Time

6/2/13 7/2/13

Wed Thu

Various Various

Management (Strategic), Diploma - CMI

£1,699

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

Management and Leadership, Diploma - CMI

Code

Venue

Duration

A

CML5

KR

1 yr

NVD

BL

FPC2052 KR

PGB

KR

1 yr

18 wks

1 yr

Gain a more in-depth understanding of strategic issues relating to your business or industry sector. Successful completion enables access to courses such as MBA, MA and MSc. 7

Management (Strategic Management and Leadership), Award - CMI

PGBA

KR

5 wks

This course offers foundation skills and knowledge for a strategic manager who is new to the role.

7

Management (Strategic) Work-based, NVQ Diploma - CMI

NVC

BL

1 yr

This course covers developing a strategic business plan, strategic direction and leadership, and leading change in an organisation.

25/9/12 Tue

5.30pm - 8.30pm

£450

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

20/11/12 Tue 19/3/13 Tue

9am - 4.30pm 9am - 4.30pm

£450

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

B

C

* Certificates of Professional Development are awarded by Plymouth University and may by made up of any combination of three, 20 credit modules from our HE Short Course offer on pages 7, 12, 13, 21, 36, 38 and 39.

Management Toolkit Level Course Title/Description

2

2

2

2

Code

Venue

Duration

A

MTK01

KR

1 day

£175

£175

£0

Gain the skills required to manage change in an effective and productive way, engaging a whole organisation or team, and leading to more positive and sustainable outcomes.

Date

Day

Time

4/10/12 14/2/13 2/5/13

Thu Thu Thu

9am - 4.30pm 9am - 4.30pm 9am - 4.30pm

Creative Thinking and Innovation, College Certificate MTK02

£175

£175

£0

Business owners and managers at all levels will find this workshop hugely valuable as it provides the tools and techniques required to generate and evolve good ideas in a purposeful and resourceful way.

Date

Day

Time

11/10/12 28/2/13 9/5/13

Thu Thu Thu

9am - 4.30pm 9am - 4.30pm 9am - 4.30pm

Developing Team Performance, College Certificate

£175

£175

£0

Aspiring and existing managers will gain useful tools and techniques to help them build a cohesive team, helping to increase the impact of team and individual actions, leading to improved productivity.

Date

Day

Time

8/11/12 7/2/13 6/6/13

Thu Thu Thu

9am - 4.30pm 9am - 4.30pm 9am - 4.30pm

Effective Communication, College Certificate

£175

£175

£0

Date

Day

Time

10/10/12 13/2/13 8/5/13

Wed Wed Wed

9am - 4.30pm 9am - 4.30pm 9am - 4.30pm

Change Management, College Certificate

MTK03

MTK04

KR

KR

KR

1 day

1 day

1 day

This workshop provides the skills required to understand behavioural preferences and mould your communication and leadership style accordingly, resulting in more effective stakeholder relationships. t: 01752 305300 | e: info@cityplym.ac.uk | w: www.cityplym.ac.uk

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Management Toolkit Level Course Title/Description

2

2

Key to A: course fee - those not in receipt of qualifying benefits will pay A+C Fees B: reduced course fee - those in receipt of qualifying benefits will pay B+C

C: material fee - applicable to all enrolling

B

C

£175

£175

£0

Business owners, middle and senior managers will gain an understanding of how to set smart goals, undertake effective appraisals and provide construction feedback to improve performance.

Date

Day

Time

18/10/12 7/3/13 13/6/13

Thu Thu Thu

9am - 4.30pm 9am - 4.30pm 9am - 4.30pm

Effective Presentation Skills, College Certificate

£175

£175

£0

Date

Day

Time

7/11/12 13/3/13 12/6/13

Wed Wed Wed

9am - 4.30pm 9am - 4.30pm 9am - 4.30pm

£175

£175

£0

Business owners and managers at all levels need to understand finance if their business is to be profitable. This workshop focuses on improving the financial analytical abilities of managers.

Date

Day

Time

9/10/12 12/2/13 7/5/13

Tue Tue Tue

9am - 4.30pm 9am - 4.30pm 9am - 4.30pm

Leadership Skills, College Certificate

2 days

£350

£350

£0

Business owners and middle managers will gain a thorough understanding of the crucial skills required to lead a team and create a working environment in which employee talents are maximised.

Date

Day

Time

17 & 24/10/12 19 & 20/2/13 20 & 27/6/13

Wed Tue & Wed Thu

9am - 4.30pm 9am - 4.30pm 9am - 4.30pm

Negotiation Skills, College Certificate

1 day

£175

£175

£0

Business owners, middle and senior managers will find this workshop hugely beneficial as it provides practical techniques which will enable you to negotiate with skill and confidence.

Date

Day

Time

25/10/12 14/3/13 20/6/13

Thu Thu Thu

9am - 4.30pm 9am - 4.30pm 9am - 4.30pm

Project Planning, College Certificate

£175

£175

£0

Date

Day

Time

23/10/12 5/3/13 4/6/13

Tue Tue Tue

9am - 4.30pm 9am - 4.30pm 9am - 4.30pm

Effective Goal Setting and Performance Appraisal, College Certificate

Code

Venue

Duration

A

MTK05

KR

1 day

MTK06

KR

1 day

This workshop will provide information on simple, yet effective ways in which to plan, prepare and present with greater effectiveness.

2

2

2

2

Finance for Non-financial Managers, College Certificate

MTK07

MTK08

MTK09

MTK010

KR

KR

KR

KR

1 day

1 day

This workshop provides a strong understanding of the principles behind good project management, along with logical and highly practical tools to take back to the workplace.

Key to levels: level E = entry, level 1 = foundation, level 2 = intermediate, level 3 = advanced, level 4/5 = higher 40


Manufacturing Engineering Level Course Title/Description

E

2

2

2

3

3

B

C

£100

£100

£0

This course provides an understanding of current legislation and promotes awareness of the dangers and hazards of abrasive wheels, and offers practical steps to reduce workplace accidents.

Date

Day

Time

ROD

Various

9am - 5.30pm

Mechanical Manufacturing Engineering, NVQ Diploma - EAL PG07

£685

£0

£0

This course is ideally suited to both the experienced operator looking for a formal qualification, recognising your expertise, or someone new to the role who would like to follow a training programme.

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

Performing Engineering Operations, NVQ Diploma - EAL

£685

£0

£0

This qualification is ideally suited to both the experienced operator looking for a formal qualification, or someone new to the role who would like to follow a training programme in engineering operations.

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

Research Methods for Engineers, College Certificate

£200

£200

£0

This course is for those who are interested in research methods in engineering, and will provide a more detailed view of how to use the subject.

Date

Day

Time

20/9/12 Thu

6pm - 8pm

Mechanical Engineering, Diploma - BTEC

£1,750

£0

£0

This course is designed for those employed in an engineering environment. It provides the basis for a professional engineering career in the mechanical or manufacturing industry.

Date

Day

Time

4/9/12

Tue

9am - 8pm

Thermodynamics (Intro), College Certificate

£250

£250

£0

Date

Day

Time

Abrasive Wheels, College Certificate

Code

Venue

Duration

A

ABW

KR

1 day

PG04

EMRME

NCG1

EMITD

BL

BL

KR

KR

KR

9 mths

9 mths

10 wks

2 yrs

10 wks

This course is an ideal introduction to the theory of thermodynamics.

20/9/12 Thu

6pm - 8pm

Marine and Mechanical Engineering Level Course Title/Description

2

2

3

Code

Venue

Duration

A

EMIFD

KR

10 wks

£250

£250

£0

This course is for those who are interested in fluid mechanics and would like to have a more detailed view of how to use the theory in practice.

Date

Day

Time

18/9/12

Tue

6pm - 8pm

Marine Engineering, NVQ Diploma - EAL

£685

£0

£0

This qualification is intended for those who carry out specific or multi-task marine operations, requiring a limited amount of supervision and working with some autonomy.

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

Engineering, Certificate - BTEC

£750

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

3/9/12

Mon

6pm - 9pm

£663

£0

£0

This qualification has a selection of different pathways covering a range of practical activities, including mechanical and electrical, fabrication/welding and woodworking.

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

Marine Engineering, Higher National Certificate - PU

£2,365

£2,365

£0

Date

Day

Time

Fluid Dynamics for Beginners, College Certificate

FIB

ENGC

BL

KR

1 yr

30 wks

This course gives the core background for those interested in pursuing an engineering career. 3

4

Marine Engineering, NVQ Diploma - EAL

FIC

UX2795

BL

KR

1 yr

2 yrs

Marine engineers need to be responsible, safety conscious and good team workers. This course will provide all the knowledge you need to excel in the marine and offshore engineering industry.

B

24/9/12 Various

C

Various

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Marine and Mechanical Engineering Level Course Title/Description

4

5

5

Code

Venue

Duration

A

UX2798

KR

2 yrs

£2,365

£2,365

£0

This course will develop your design skills and provide you with a sound foundation in science, mathematics and manufacturing methods.

Date

Day

Time

24/9/12 Various

Various

Marine Engineering, Foundation Degree - PU

£2,365

£2,365

£0

This foundation degree will teach you crucial skills so you will understand the design, construction, operation and maintenance of engines and machinery in ships and marine installations.

Date

Day

Time

24/9/12 Various

Various

Mechanical Design and Manufacture, Foundation Degree - PU UX2797

£2,365

£2,365

£0

Date

Day

Time

Mechanical Design and Manufacture, Higher National Certificate - PU

UX2794

KR

KR

3 yrs

3 yrs

Engineers need to take a strong scientific, analytical approach to their work. This course will teach these, and other vital competencies such as report writing, time management and budgeting.

B

24/9/12 Various

C

Various

Maths and English (see page 31 for GCSEs) Level Course Title/Description

E

E

E

E

E

E

Code

Venue

Duration

A

B

C

SFSE

KR

15 wks - 1 yr

£0

£0

£0

Functional skills are qualifications that will equip you with the basic practical skills required in everyday life, education and the workplace.

Date

Day

Time

Monthly Various

Various

Literacy, Certificate - C&G

£0

£0

£0

This course will develop your skills in speaking to others, listening to and understanding spoken language, reading and understanding a range of texts, writing to communicate etc.

Date

Day

Time

Monthly Various

Various

Maths, Certificate - OCR

£0

£0

£0

This course will develop numeracy skills at entry levels and enable you to progress onto a Foundation GCSE in Maths. The course is specifically for 16 to 18 year olds.

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Various

Various

Maths (Functional Skills), Unit - NOCN

£0

£0

£0

This course will provide you with a structured and supported environment in which you can improve your confidence in numeracy skills and gain a qualification.

Date

Day

Time

Monthly Various

Various

Maths, Progression Award, Certificate - NOCN

£198

£0

£0

This course will develop your skills base in maths, improve your confidence in the subject, and offer an opportunity to progress onto higher level courses.

Date

Day

Time

Termly

Various

Various

Numeracy, Certificate - C&G

£0

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

English (Functional Skills), Certificate - C&G

LITE1/E2/E3

ELCM

SFSME

NAPE3

NUME1/2/3

KR

KR

KR

KR & PACE

KR

1 yr

20 - 30 wks

9 - 30 wks

30 wks

16 - 32 wks

This course will develop your numeracy and maths skills. You will read and understand straightforward mathematical information used for different purposes and also complete a variety of tasks and projects. 1

Literacy and Numeracy - Supporting Your Primary Aged Child, College Certificate

HC007

GO

½ day

This course is designed to help you support your primary aged child with their literacy and numeracy skills.

Monthly Various

Various

£30

£30

£0

Date

Day

Time

1/12/12

Sat

10am - 1pm

Key to levels: level E = entry, level 1 = foundation, level 2 = intermediate, level 3 = advanced, level 4/5 = higher 42


Level Course Title/Description

E

B

C

£357

£0

£0

This course will develop your skills base in maths, improve your confidence in the subject, and offer an opportunity to progress onto higher level courses.

Date

Day

Time

Termly

Various

Various

Maths (Functional Skills), Certificate - Edexcel

£0

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

Maths, Progression Award/Certificate - NOCN

1/2

Code

Venue

Duration

A

NAPL1

KR & PACE

10 - 20 wks

EDEMATHS

KR

9 - 30 wks

This course will develop your maths skills. You will complete a taster session to identify points for revision to be covered in weekly sessions, with practice in preparation for final assessments.

Monthly Various

Various

Need to improve your skills? Want to help your children with their homework? Going for that promotion? If you are feeling a bit rusty or need help updating your skills in English and maths, the College can help with a variety of different courses and qualifications, including: ■ ■ ■

To find out more call 01752 301301 or 01752 305300

functional skills foundation GCSEs short courses.

Learning takes place in a friendly and relaxed environment, where you are taught in small groups by experienced staff. ■ ■ ■ ■

All courses are FREE.* No entry qualifications are needed.* You will have a personal programme of work, tailored to your needs. You will be encouraged to take nationally recognised qualifications.

* Eligibility criteria exists

Media Level Course Title/Description

1

3

B

C

£165

£165

£10

This creative course is for those who want to acquire practical filmmaking skills - from home movies to promotional clips for their business.

Date

Day

Time

20/9/12 Thu

6.30pm - 9pm

Creative Media, Certificate - BTEC

£500

£0

£15

Date

Day

Time

Video Production, College Certificate

Code

Venue

Duration

A

A001

GO

12 wks

VID1

GO

26 wks

Discover the techniques and technology of video-based production work, and develop your understanding of the three production stages - pre-production, production and post-production.

25/9/12 Tue

9.30am - 2.45pm

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Key to A: course fee - those not in receipt of qualifying benefits will pay A+C Fees B: reduced course fee - those in receipt of qualifying benefits will pay B+C

Outdoor Pursuits Level Course Title/Description

E

Land Navigations Skills, Unit - NCFE

C: material fee - applicable to all enrolling

Code

Venue

Duration

A

B019

KR

5 wks

Learn how to read different types of maps and how to apply these readings using practical navigation skills. E

Map Reading, College Certificate

B020

KR

1 day

This course will enable you to become familiar with the main aspects of map reading and navigation. 1

Orienteering, Unit - NCFE

B021

KR

5 wks

Become familiar with the main aspects of map reading and navigation. Learn how to read different types of maps and how to apply these readings using practical navigation skills.

B

C

£190

£0

£10

Date

Day

Time

22/9/12 Sat

9am - 4pm

£20

£20

£10

Date

Day

Time

15/9/12

Sat

9.30am - 12 noon

£190

£0

£10

Date

Day

Time

20/4/13 Sat

9am - 4pm

Plumbing and Gas Level Course Title/Description

E

1

2

2

B

C

£100

£0

£0

A practical plumbing course which will enable you to develop hand skills from day one in superb modern and well equipped workshop facilities.

Date

Day

Time

28/9/12 Fri

9am - 5.30pm

Pipework Skills, Unit - C&G

£200

£0

£0

Part of a series of practical skills courses, this plumbing course will enable you to further develop your skills in superb modern and well-equipped workshop facilities.

Date

Day

Time

19/10/12 Fri

8.30am - 5pm

Accredited Certification Scheme (Gas) - ERS

£350

£350

£0

For experienced gas engineers - you can now 'pick and mix' qualifications and accreditation missing from your portfolio - covering all the basics if needed, or just the areas you require.

Date

Day

Time

Monthly Various

8.30am - 4.30pm

Pipework Skills, Unit C&G

£100

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

9/11/12

Fri

8.30am - 5pm

B

C

Plumbing Skills (Intro), Unit - C&G

Code

Venue

Duration

A

C050

KR

1 day

C067

SKB

C078

KR

KR

KR

2 wks

3 days

1 day

Part of a series of practical skills courses, this plumbing course will enable you to extend your skills in superb modern and well-equipped workshop facilities.

Purchasing and Supply Level Course Title/Description

5

6

Code

Venue

Duration

A

UX3624

KR

2 yrs

£3,550

£3,550

£0

This course covers purchasing and supply management, equipping you with practical experience. You can also work towards achieving the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply's Graduate Diploma.

Date

Day

Time

19/9/12

Various

Various

Purchasing and Supply, Graduate Diploma - CIPS

£2,000

£2,000

£0

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Mon

6pm - 9pm

Purchasing and Supply, Foundation Degree - PU

CIPS06

KR

2 yrs

The final tool in your box of skills as a purchasing and supply professional. Successful completion means you can join the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply as a corporate member.

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City College Plymouth

Gas Assessment Centre

Accredited Certification Scheme Our gas courses and assessments are: ■

available upon request

run at times to suit you

from half day to three days in duration (depending on type of assessment)

• • • • • •

Domestic Gas LPG Gas Non Domestic Gas Unvented Hot Water Water Regulations OFTEC

For further information please call 01752 856856

Retail Level Course Title/Description

2

Retail Skills Work-based, NVQ Certificate - OCR

Code

Venue

Duration

A

DRS2

BL

6 mths

Our work-based learning course will give you a formal qualification that will recognise your professionalism and stand you in good stead for your next career step. 3

Retail Skills (Management) Work-based, NVQ Diploma - OCR DRS3M

BL

1 yr

This course is ideal for senior sales assistants, team leaders or managers who would like to advance their people management and customer service skills. 3

Retail Skills (Sales Professional) Work-based, NVQ Diploma - OCR

DRS3S

BL

1 yr

This course is ideal for senior sales assistants or team leaders and has a particular emphasis on sales, stock management and customer relations. 3

Retail Skills (Visual Merchandising) Work-based, NVQ Diploma - OCR

DRS3V

BL

1 yr

This course is ideal for senior sales assistants or team leaders and has a particular emphasis on visual merchandising, window display and in store retail displays.

B

C

£170

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

£300

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

£300

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

£300

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

B

C

Science Level Course Title/Description

1

Forensic Science (Intro), College Certificate

Code

Venue

Duration

A

IFS

GO

10 wks

£150

£150

£5

Date

Day

Time

Begin your discovery of one of the most fascinating areas of applied science. You will be absorbed as you painstakingly sift through items and documents to uncover the evidence from a crime scene.

24/9/12 Mon

6.30pm - 8.30pm

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Sport, Coaching and Public Services Level Course Title/Description

1

1

1

1

1

1

2

2

2

2

2

3

3

B

C

£215

£0

£10

Developed in partnership with the National Source Group for Badminton, this qualification is the first step on the badminton coaching ladder.

Date

Day

Time

6/3/13

Wed

9.30am - 4.30pm

Coaching Basketball, Award - 1st4sport

£185

£0

£10

This course gives an introduction to the practice and theory of coaching basketball. On completion you will be able to assist a qualified coach in delivering coaching sessions.

Date

Day

Time

19/1/13

Sat

9.30am - 4.30pm

Coaching Football, Award - 1st4sport

1 wk

£195

£0

£10

The foundation level of knowledge recognised in this qualification will enable you to develop an understanding of the safe, ethical and effective management and coaching of football.   

Date

Day

Time

14/1/13

Mon

9.30am - 4.30pm

Coaching Netball, Award - 1st4sport

£175

£0

£10

This course is designed for those looking for an introduction to working with netball players of all ages, or for parents who want to get more involved.

Date

Day

Time

18/2/13

Mon

9.30am - 4.30pm

Coaching Sport Principles, Award - NCFE

11 wks

£100

£0

£10

This qualification will introduce you to the principles of planning, delivering and reviewing sports coaching activities, and is a great stepping-stone to further study.

Date

Day

Time

11/9/12

Tue

6pm - 9pm

Exercise Studies, Award - NCFE

£295

£0

£20

This qualification is for anyone interested in improving their performance, personal development and understanding of the benefits of exercise and fitness.

Date

Day

Time

10/9/12

Mon

6pm - 9pm

Coaching Sport Principles, Award - NCFE

£170

£0

£10

This course is ideal for sports performers who wish to gain a sports coaching qualification. You will develop the fundamental skills required to safely deliver sports coaching sessions.

Date

Day

Time

5/12/12

Wed

6pm - 9pm

Fitness Instructing (Exercise to Music), Certificate - NCFE FITE

25 wks

£440

£0

£25

This qualification aims to provide you with the skills and knowledge necessary to plan, deliver and evaluate safe and effective fitness instruction sessions via the context of exercise to music.

Date

Day

Time

28/11/12 Wed

6pm - 9pm

Fitness Instructing (Gym-based Exercise), Certificate - NCFE

£440

£0

£25

Plan, deliver and evaluate safe and effective fitness sessions in the gym. This course looks at the principles of exercise, health and safety, and anatomy and physiology.

Date

Day

Time

27/11/12 Tue

6pm - 9pm

Public Services, Extended Certificate - Edexcel

£450

£0

£25

This course offers a specialist, work-related focus and covers the key knowledge and practical skills required in the public services sector.

Date

Day

Time

12/11/12 Mon

9am - 4.30pm

Sport, Extended Certificate - Edexcel

£450

£0

£25

Covering fitness testing and training, and practical sport or outdoor activities, this course offers a workrelated programme of learning for those who are already on a sports career pathway.

Date

Day

Time

13/11/12 Tue

9am - 4.30pm

Coaching Sport Principles, Award - NCFE

£170

£0

£10

Develop your skills, knowledge and understanding of the principles of coaching. This qualification may be taken by those following sports specific programmes of learning.

Date

Day

Time

10/1/13

Thu

6pm - 9pm

Personal Training, Certificate - NCFE

£600

£0

£25

Date

Day

Time

11/9/12

Tue

6pm - 9pm

Coaching Badminton, Award - 1st4sport

Code

Venue

Duration

A

ACBM

KR

12 wks

ACBB

ACFB

ACNB

B008

ADES

B009

FITG

ECPS

ECSPT

B010

CPT

KR

KR

KR

KR

KR

KR

KR

KR

KR

KR

KR

KR

5 wks

1 wk

30 wks

21 wks

25 wks

27 wks

27 wks

22 wks

1 yr

The NCFE Level 3 Certificate in Personal Training is an ideal qualification for those in the exercise and fitness sector who wish to complement their existing skills.

Key to levels: level E = entry, level 1 = foundation, level 2 = intermediate, level 3 = advanced, level 4/5 = higher 46


Sustainable Technologies Level Course Title/Description

2

B

C

£120

£120

£0

Date

Day

Time

ROD

Various

9am - 4.30pm

1 day

£120

£120

£0

This course is aimed at electricians and installers wishing to develop an understanding of the installation requirements for Intelligent Building Control Systems using the KNX open standard.

Date

Day

Time

ROD

Various

9am - 4.30pm

£120

£120

£0

This course is an introduction to Intelligent Building Control Systems. It covers the basics of such a system and the benefits of using it in terms of energy saving.

Date

Day

Time

ROD

Various

9am - 4.30pm

Renewable Energy Technology, College Certificate

£100

£100

£0

Date

Day

Time

ROD

Various

9am - 5.30pm

£50

£50

£0

Date

Day

Time

ROD

Various

9am - 12.30pm

£695

£695

£0

Broaden your skills to include this popular new environmental technology - you'll be able to give advice, install and maintain ground, air and water heat pumps.

Date

Day

Time

Various Tue - Thu

9am - 5.30pm

Installation of Small Scale Solar PV Systems, Award - C&G SOL3

£695

£695

£0

Covering installation, commissioning and handover of solar photovoltaic systems, this course will enhance your existing electrical work/skills to include this in-demand technology.

Date

Day

Time

8/10/12

Mon - Fri

8.30am - 5pm

Installation of Solar Thermal Systems, Award - C&G

£695

£695

£0

For qualified electricians, plumbers and mechanical engineers who want to gain the skills to install and maintain environmental technology systems, or give great advice to property owners.

Date

Day

Time

15/10/12 Mon - Fri

9am - 5.30pm

KNX Certified Course, College Certificate

£1,000

£1,000

£0

This course covers system specification, BUS devices, topology, telegrams, communications, installation, power line with technology-based sessions on diagnostics, and practical exercises.

Date

Day

Time

ROD

Mon - Fri

9am - 5.30pm

KNX Heating Control, College Certificate

£100

£100

£0

Date

Day

Time

ROD

Various

9am - 5.30pm

£100

£100

£0

Date

Day

Time

ROD

Various

9am - 5.30pm

£100

£100

£0

Date

Day

Time

ROD

Various

9am - 5.30pm

Intelligent Building Control Systems for Installers, College Certificate

Code

Venue

Duration

A

IBCSP

KR

1 day

For plumbers, heating and ventilation specialists and installers who wish to develop an understanding of the requirements for Intelligent Building Control Systems using the KNX open standard. 2

2

2

Intelligent Building Control Systems for Installers (Electrical), College Certificate

Intelligent Building Control Systems, Overview, College Certificate

IBCSE

IBCS

C007

KR

KR

KR

1 day

1 day

A brief introduction into the principles of the generation of renewable energy sources.

2

Understanding the Microgeneration Certification Scheme (MCS), College Certificate

C008

KR

½ day

Learn what you'll need to know in order to apply for Microgeneration Certification Scheme approval. 3

3

3

3

3

Installation of Heat Pump Systems, Award - C&G

SOL1

SOL2

C009

C016

KR

KR

KR

KR

KR

1 wk

1 wk

1 wk

1 wk

1 day

You will review heating control, PI and PWM before implementing heating systems using devices based on the KNX open system standard. Theory will be supported by practical exercises and demonstrations. 3

KNX Heating Control - Intelligent Building Control Systems for Installers (Plumbers), College Certificate

C012

KR

1 day

Gain a basic overview of KNX Intelligent Building Control Systems, including typical applications and demonstrations, and review typical BUS devices and topologies. 3

KNX - Intelligent Building Control Systems for Installers (Electricians), College Certificate

C011

KR

1 day

Gain a basic overview of KNX Intelligent Building Control Systems, including typical applications and demonstrations, and review typical BUS devices and topologies. t: 01752 305300 | e: info@cityplym.ac.uk | w: www.cityplym.ac.uk

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Sustainable Technologies Level Course Title/Description

3

3

B

C

£100

£100

£0

Provides a detailed knowledge of the operation of Intelligent Building Lighting Control Systems and will give you the skills required to design, install and commission such a system.

Date

Day

Time

ROD

Various

9am - 5.30pm

KNX Taster Course, College Certificate

£50

£50

£0

Date

Day

Time

ROD

Various

9am - 12 noon

£100

£100

£0

Date

Day

Time

ROD

Various

9am - 5.30pm

£100

£100

£0

Date

Day

Time

ROD

Various

9am - 5.30pm

£695

£695

£0

Date

Day

Time

ROD

Various

9am - 4.30pm

£2,365

£2,365

£0

Date

Day

Time

KNX Lighting Control, College Certificate

Code

Venue

Duration

A

C015

KR

1 day

C010

KR

½ day

This course is an introduction to Intelligent Building Control Systems and covers the basics of such a system and the benefits of using it in terms of energy saving. 3

KNX Touch Screen Applications and Programming, College Certificate

C013

KR

1 day

An overview of touch screen systems and their benefits, typical applications, design and commissioning tools and processes. Your learning will be supported with practical exercises and demonstrations. 3

KNX Weather Station Sensor Applications and Programming, College Certificate

C014

KR

1 day

Review the displaying of weather sensor data on a touch screen system and the design and commissioning tools and processes. 3

Rainwater Harvesting Systems Installation, Award - C&G

IWH

KR

5 days

This practical installation course will enable you to develop the skills required in order to fit and maintain rain water harvesting systems. 5

Electrical Engineering and Renewable Energy, Foundation Degree - PU

UX3623

KR

3 yrs

Our practical foundation degree is taught in a workshop environment. It will give you a comprehensive array of expertise to tackle a career in this exciting and emerging industry.

24/9/12 Various

Various

Teaching Level Course Title/Description

2

2

3

B

C

£550

£0

£40

Our course will help you develop your skills and deepen your understanding of the concepts, theories and generalisations that you encounter in the classroom - ideal for teaching assistants.

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

Training for Trainers, College Certificate

£120

£120

£0

The perfect starting point for anyone responsible for the training and development of staff, and is perfect for those with little or no formal background in the delivery of training.

Date

Day

Time

5/11/12

Mon

9am - 4.30pm

Trainer Skills (Intro), Certificate - C&G

£180

£180

£0

Date

Day

Time

Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools, Certificate - C&G

Code

Venue

Duration

A

CSTL2

BL

18 wks

ITS1

ITSB

KR

KR

1 day

2 days

Provides a recognised qualification and promotes the skills and knowledge for trainers which ultimately reflects across the workforce through training. 3

Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools, Certificate - C&G CSTL3

BL

18 wks

This qualification is for anyone wishing to work in a school environment, alongside the class teacher.

12/11/12 Mon

9am - 4.30pm

£650

£0

£40

Date

Day

Time

RORO

BL

BL

Key to levels: level E = entry, level 1 = foundation, level 2 = intermediate, level 3 = advanced, level 4/5 = higher 48


Level Course Title/Description

3/4

Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector, Certificate - C&G

Code

Venue

Duration

A

CTLLS

KR

1 yr

This course leads to the intermediate teaching qualification in the lifelong learning sector. Designed for those who do some teaching or training, but who do not perform the full teaching role.

4

Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector, Award - C&G

PTLLS4

KR

12 wks

The first step towards a full, generic, teacher education qualification appropriate for post compulsory education and training. 4

4

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

20/9/12 Thu 16/1/13 Wed

4.30pm - 8.30pm 4.30pm - 8.30pm

£350

£350

£0

Date

Day

Time

£900

£0

£120

Aimed at those who have achieved a full level 5 qualification and/or equivalent, enabling them to teach in the lifelong learning sector, but who would like to qualify as a specialist English teacher.

Date

Day

Time

1/10/12

Various

Various

Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector, Diploma - C&G

£750

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

19/9/12

Wed

5pm - 9pm

£900

£0

£120

Date

Day

Time

3/10/12

Wed

5.30pm - 9pm

£1,250

£1,250

£0

Date

Day

Time

Teaching English (Literacy) in the Lifelong Learning Sector, Diploma - C&G LITLLS

DTLLS

KR

KR

1 yr

2 yrs

Teaching Maths in the Lifelong Learning Sector, Diploma - C&G

NUMLLS

KR

1 yr

Teaching of English to Speakers of Other Languages, Certificate - Trinity

CTE

KR

1 yr

We will train you so you can plan, teach and evaluate students as they learn English, so that when you leave, you can feel competent and assured to cope confidently in your new role as a teacher. 5

£550

Various

Aimed at those who have achieved a full level 5 qualification and/or equivalent, enabling them to teach in the lifelong learning sector, but who would like to qualify as a specialist maths teacher. 5

C

Various Various

This diploma is a route to fully qualified teacher status in the lifelong learning sector. You will acquire a practical teaching and training toolkit to use in your everyday professional role. 4

B

Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector (ESOL), Additional Diploma - C&G

ESOLLS

KR

1 yr

An additional course for those who currently hold a generic DTLLS, PGCE or Certificate in Education qualification, in order to teach ESOL students too.

25/9/12 Tue

5pm - 8.30pm

£900

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

7/9/12

Fri

1.30pm - 4.30pm

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Welding Level Course Title/Description

1

2

Key to A: course fee - those not in receipt of qualifying benefits will pay A+C Fees B: reduced course fee - those in receipt of qualifying benefits will pay B+C

C: material fee - applicable to all enrolling

B

C

£350

£0

£0

This course is largely of a practical nature with a small element of theory, covering welding specific joints, understanding welding safety, machinery set-up and terminology.

Date

Day

Time

10/09/12 Various

6pm - 9pm

Welding, Certificate - C&G

£350

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

Welding (Intro), Award - C&G

Code

Venue

Duration

A

IWS

KR

18 wks

CWS

KR

18 wks

This is a practical course with a small element of theory. It will give you the skills for welding specific joints, and an understanding of safety and machinery set up. 2

3

10/09/12 Various

6pm - 9pm

£900

£0

£0

This vocational qualification has been designed to meet the needs of the engineering sector. It can be a stand-alone qualification or a technical certificate as part of an Apprenticeship framework.

Date

Day

Time

17/09/12 Wed

6pm - 9pm

Pipe Welding Code of Practice Test, College Certificate

£175

£175

£0

Date

Day

Time

ROD

Various

10am - 4pm

£250

£250

£0

Date

Day

Time

ROD

Various

6pm - 9pm

£250

£250

£0

Date

Day

Time

ROD

Various

6pm - 9pm

£900

£0

£0

Date

Day

Time

3/9/12

Various

6pm - 9pm

Welding, Mechanical Manufacturing and Maintenance, Diploma - C&G

ENP

AWT

KR

KR

1 yr

1 day

Advance your welding experience or existing qualifications - suitable for those in employment in the heating and ventilation/mechanical services environment. 3

Welding (Approval of Welder - BSEN 287/288), College Certificate

AWB288

KR

5 wks

This course is designed to provide skills to the level approved by the British Standards Institute for those who already have the 3268 qualification, appropriate skills or relevant experience. 3

Welding (Approval of Welder - BSEN 287/289), College Certificate

AWB289

KR

5 wks

This course is designed to provide skills to the level approved by the British Standards Institute for those who already have the 3268 qualification, appropriate skills or relevant experience. 3

Welding, Mechanical Manufacturing and Shipbuilding, Diploma - C&G 2800

ENV

KR

2 yrs

This course is designed to enhance the skills, competence, knowledge and understanding of anyone engaged in these fields of engineering.

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Index Page

Page

Page

2D AutoCAD

18

Change Management

3D AutoCAD

18

Chemistry

4

Economic Environment for Business

Abrasive Wheels

41

Children & Young People’s Workforce

17

Effective Communication

39

Access for Beginners

19

Chinese Cuisine

27

Effective Goal Setting & Performance Appraisal

40

Accounting

6,7

Christmas Cake Decoration

26

Effective Presentation Skills

40

Civil Engineering

25

Effective Time Management

14

7

Accounting & Finance

44

Accredited Certification Scheme (Gas) - ERS

39

Easter Chocolate

26 7

Classical Civilisation

4

Electrical & Electronic Engineering

28

Administrative Management

8

Cleaning/Cleaning Supervision Skills

18

Electrical Engineering & Renewable Energy

48

Advice & Guidance

8

Coaching Badminton

46

Electrical Installations - Periodic Inspection

28

Art & Design

4

Coaching Basketball

46

Electrical Installations Studies

27

Asbestos Awareness

22

Coaching Football

46

Electrical Skills (Basic) for Mechanical Fitters

27

Asperger's - Understanding the Syndrome

35

Coaching Netball

46

Electronic CAD Basics

18

46

Electronics for Beginners

28

E-mail for Beginners

19

EMC for Beginners

28

Employability

36

Assessing Competence in the Work Environment

9

Coaching Sport Principles

Assessing Vocational Achievement

9

Combined Studies

6

Audio for Computer Games

20

Computerised Accounting for Business (Sage)

AutoCAD Basics

18

Computing (Personal) & Mobile Devices

Automated External Defibrillator Training

29

Construction

Baking Cakes

26

Construction Contracting Operations

25

Engineering (Electrical/Electronic)

Baking Pastries & Biscuits

27

Construction Health & Safety - NEBOSH

34

English

Barbering

32

Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS)

22

English Language

4

Barista Skills

15

Contemporary Dance for Beginners

27

English Literature

4

Bartending (Cocktails)

37

Cooking for the Single Person

26

Environmental Science

4

Beauty Therapy Services

11

Coping with Caring

35

Equality & Diversity

35

Beverage Service

15

COSHH Assessment

33

Erect & Dismantle Access Equipment & Platforms

23

Biology

4

Counselling Skills

35

Exercise Studies

46

6, 7 19 21-25

Engineering

6, 41 28 31, 42

Blockwork Skills

22

Craft Activities for Parents & Young Children

17

Film Studies

4

Body & Spa Therapy

11

Creating Simple Websites

19

Finance & Taxation for Small Businesses

7

Books for Babies

17

Creative Media

43

Finance for Non-financial Managers

Bread Making

27

Creative Media (Games Development)

20

Financial Accounting

Creative Thinking & Innovation

39

Financial Modelling Using MS Excel Tools

Brickwork Business & Administration Business Finance Business Improvement Techniques

21, 22, 23, 24

40 7 21

12

Critical Thinking

4

Financial Regulations & Governance

12

Customer Excellence

14

Financial Services

Customer Service

8

Fire Safety Principles

33

First Aid at Work

29

First Line Management

38

12, 13, 14

Business (Management)

13

CV Design & Interview Techniques

Business Studies

4

Dance

36 4

7 8

Cabin Crew

37

Dealing with Dementia & Memory Loss

35

Fitness Instructing

46

Cake Decoration

27

Dementia

35

Fluid Dynamics

41

Car Maintenance

10

Design & Verification of Electrical Installations

28

Fluid Levels on a Car

9

Developing Team Performance

39

Food & Beverage Service

15

Car Parts

9, 10

Car Tyre Pressure

9

Diabetes

35

Food Production & Cooking

15

Car Tyres

10

Dinner Party: Starters, Main Courses & Desserts

26

Food Safety in Catering

15

Caring for Children

17

Domestic Electrical Installers

27

Forensic Science

45

Carpentry & Joinery

24

Drama & Theatre Studies

4

French

4

Carpentry Skills

22

Early Years

17

Front of House Reception

8

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Page

Page

Fun for Babies

17

Leadership Skills

Orienteering

44

Fundamental Inspection, Testing & Verification

27

Leading the Internal QA of Assessment

9

Paediatric First Aid

29

Games Development

20

Learning Disabilities

6

Paint Finishing Skills

General Construction

24

Legal Aspects of Business

13

Painting & Decorating

24

General Patisserie & Confectionery

16

Leisure Operation

37

Pasta

26

Literacy

42

Patisserie & Confectionery

16

5, 31

Geography

40

21, 23, 24

Green Logistics

38

Literacy & Numeracy - Supporting Your Child

42

Performance Skills Using Dance

27

Guttering Installation & Repairs

21

Logistics & Transport

38

Performing Engineering Operations

41

Hair Straighteners: Curls or Poker Straight?!

32

Long Hair Up

32

Personal & Social Development

37

Hairdressing Refresher

32

Make-up: Good Skin Care/Make-up Skills

11

Personal Financial Planning

Hairdressing (Women's)

32

Make Your Own Story Stack

17

Personal Progress

37

7

Personal Training

46

Peter Jones Academy (Business)

12

Physics

5

Health & Safety

33, 34

Management Accounting

Health & Social Care

35, 36

Management & Leadership

38, 39

Healthier Food & Special Diets

16

Managing Financial Information

Healthy Cooking on a Budget

26

Managing People

36

5, 31

Managing Safely

33 44

History

7

Hospitality & Tourism Management

16

Map Reading

Hospitality Management

16

Marine Engineering

Hospitality Services

16

Marketing Planning & Communication

13

Hospitality Supervision & Leadership

16

Massage

11

Housekeeping

18

Mathematics

Human Resource Management

36

Mechanical Design & Manufacture

42

ICT for Users

20

Mechanical Engineering

41

Indian Cuisine

26

Mechanical Manufacturing Engineering

41

Indian Head Massage

11

Media Production (Games Development)

21

Infection Control

33

Media Studies

5

Initial Verification of Electrical Systems

28

Medication at Home

35

Installation of Heat Pump Systems

47

Mental Health Awareness

35

Installation of Small Scale Solar PV Systems

47

Motorcycle

10

Installation of Solar Thermal Systems

47

Moving & Handling - Hoist Awareness

34

Intelligent Building Control Systems

47

Moving & Handling in Care Environments

34

Internal QA of Assessment Processes & Practice

9

Moving & Handling of Children & Babies

34

Internet & Intranets

19

Music

5

Internet for Beginners

19

Nail Care: Basic Hand & Nail Techniques

11

Internet Safety

19

Nail Services

12

Investment & Risk Management

13

Nail Services & Technologies

11

NEBOSH Award

34

IT

19, 20, 21

41, 42

5, 31, 42, 43

Italian Cuisine

26

Negotiation Skills

40

Junior Chefs' Academy

15

Numeracy

42

Kitchen Services

16

Nursing Professions

6

Online Basics

19

Operations Management

39

Optimise IT System Performance

20

KNX Heating & Lighting Controls Land Navigations Skills Law

47, 48 44 5

8

Pipe Weld Code of Practice Test - Summit Skills HVCA

50

Pipework Skills

44

Plastering

22, 23, 24

Plumbing

44

Portable Appliance Testing

27

PowerPoint for Beginners

20

Practical Electronics

28

Preparation for Access/Apprenticeship

36

Preparing to Teach in Lifelong Learning Sector

49

Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care

35

Presentation Skills (Presenting With Confidence) 14 Principles of End of Life Care Professional Accounting

35 7

Professional Cookery

16

Project Planning

40

Prototype PCB Design & Production

28

Psychology

5, 31

Public Services

46

Publisher for Beginners

20

Puddings & Desserts

26

Purchasing & Supply

44

Rainwater Harvesting Systems Installation

48

Recruitment & Training

36

Rendering Skills

23, 25

Renewable Energy Technology

47

Report Writing for Business

14

Research Methods

13

Research Methods for Engineers

41

Key to levels: level E = entry, level 1 = foundation, level 2 = intermediate, level 3 = advanced, level 4/5 = higher 52


Index Page

Page

Page

Resort Representatives

37

Stone Therapy

12

Vegetarian & Special Diets

26

Responsible Alcohol Retailing

37

Strategy & Innovation

13

Vehicle Maintenance & Repair

10

Retail Skills

45

Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools

48

Video Production

43

Tap & Washing Machine Installation

22

Volunteering

36

6

Wall & Floor Tiling

25

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages 49

Wallpapering Skills

23

49

Warehousing & Storage

12

14, 38

Washing a Car Exterior

9, 10

6

Return to Learn

35

Safer Handling of Medicines

6, 31

Science

Teaching

Search Engine Optimisation

14

Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector

Self-management Using IT

20

Team Leading

Semi-permanent Lashes

11

Thai Cuisine

26

Waxing (Intimate)

11

Setting-up an IT System

20

Thermodynamics

41

Web Application Programming

21

Threading Techniques

11

Website Design

14

Welding

50

Site Carpentry Skills

22, 25 25

Tiling Skills

Social Care Professions

6

Trainer Skills

48

Wines

37

Social Entrepreneurship

12

Training for Trainers

48

Wiring Regulations IEE 17th Edition

28

Travel & Tourism

37

Women’s Hairdressing

32

Understanding the Microgeneration Scheme

47

Word for Beginners

20

Site Management

Social Media & Social Networking

14, 20 5, 31

Sociology

22, 23

Software Installation & Upgrade

20

Understanding the Terrible Twos!

17

Sport

46

Valeting a Car Interior

9

Glossary of Qualifications and Awarding Bodies 1st4sport

A brand of Coachwise Ltd, the trading arm of Sports Coach UK

ERS

European Registration Scheme

AAT

Association of Accounting Technicians

GCSE

General Certificate of Secondary Education

ABC

Awarding Body Consortium

HSE

Health & Safety Executive

ASDAN

Award Scheme Development & Accreditation Network

IAB

International Association of Book-keepers

BIIAB

British Institute of Innkeeping Awarding Body

BSEN

British Standard European Norm

IMI IQA

Institute of the Motor Industry Internal Quality Assurance

BTEC

Business and Technology Education Council

NCFE

Northern Council for Further Education

C&G

City & Guilds

NEBOSH

National Examination Board for Occupational Safety & Health

CIEH

Chartered Institute of Environmental Health

NOCN

National Open College Network

CILTUK

Chartered Institute of Logistics & Transport UK

NVQ

National Vocational Qualification

CIOB

Chartered Institute of Building

OCN

Open College Network

CIPS

Chartered Institute of Purchasing & Supply

OCNSW

Open College Network South West

CITB

Construction Industry Training Board

OCR

Oxford Cambridge & RSA Exams

CMI

Chartered Management Institute

PU

Plymouth University

CSkills

Construction Skills

Trinity

Trinity College London

EAL

Excellence, Achievement & Learning Limited

VRQ

Vocationally Related Qualification

Edexcel

Education Excellence

WSET

Wine & Spirit Education Trust

EMTA

Engineering & Marine Training Authority

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College Sites Kings Road Devonport Plymouth PL1 5QG t: 01752 305300

Goschen Saltash Road Keyham Plymouth PL2 2DP t: 01752 305282

Estover Technology Centre Estover Road Plymouth PL6 7PQ t: 01752 305767

Plymouth Advice Centre for Employment (PACE) 15-17 Union Street Plymouth PL1 2SU t: 01752 856818

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