Working4U Learning offers local young people and adults a wide range of learning opportunities designed to help you in your journey towards work.
Do you want to:
Increase your confidence?
We all lack confidence sometimes but if you feel this holds you back then a confidence building course many be the answer.
Do you wish you could feel more confident to move forward in your life - make positive changes?
Then a confidence building course may be just what you need. People who come along to these courses tend to feel better in themselves, more able to take part in activities and stand up for themselves. They can see a new more positive future for themselves and their families, this can involve moving onto other learning, getting a job, volunteering or starting training.
Take the first steps back into learning?
There are a wide range of opportunities to help you get back into learning, including courses where you can gain a qualification. A worker will meet with you and advise you of the opportunities available. Find out what courses we have on offer at the moment.
Improve your reading, writing and use of numbers?
Taking a step back into learning can be a little scary but if you want to improve your reading, writing and numbers then this could be a great place to start.
We offer support if you want to improve your reading, writing, listening and speaking skills.
Groups meet across West Dunbartonshire at various times and locations. We are here to help you make the right choices about your learning based on what it is you want to learn, what's going on in your life at the moment and your future plans. Together we will agree a step-by-step plan.
You can also gain Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) Core Skills qualifications which are free. You can work on these within your group at your own pace.
We all know qualifications can be important when looking for work. We can help you gain a range of qualifications and sector specific qualifications for FREE. There are lots of choices available for you to get qualifications - you can join short courses, a learning group, short workshops - it's up to you.
Learn how to use a computer or develop your skills?
We offer a range of options for people to learn to use a computer - for absolute beginners and for those who want to improve their computing skills. This can include gaining a qualification.
There is also support for using the Universal Jobmatch website and using the computer for job searching, doing CV's, and covering letters.
Gain skills and experience by becoming a volunteer?
There are huge benefits to volunteering including free training, developing skills, gaining qualifications as well as getting a reference after 6 months volunteering - at the same time as giving something back to your community.
If you answered yes to any of the above then Working4U can help.
Sound good but unsure where to begin?
If yes then please get in touch and a member of the team can discuss it further with you.