Course Name

Description

Community Learning: Getting to know your local community

For learners to be familiar with what services, participation, events and sources of information are available in their local community. The course will cover topics such as; What is a community? Community sources to gather information (Health, Housing, CAB…)

Community Learning : Digital skills for work

Our digital skills training opportunities can help you in a range of areas from getting started with email to online banking and more advanced digital skills for the workplace.

Ascentis ESOL E1

For learners to develop their reading and/or writing skills and improve their communication skills in speaking, receiving and responding to information. To prepare for completion of the Functional Skills in English at Entry 2

 

 

Ascentis ESOL E2

 For learners to develop their reading and/or writing skills and improve their communication skills in speaking, receiving and responding to information. To prepare for completion of the Functional Skills in English at Entry 3

 

Ascentis ESOL E3

For learners to develop their reading and/or writing skills and improve their communication skills in speaking, receiving and responding to information. To prepare for completion of the Functional Skills in English at Level 1

 

Ascentis ESOL L1

For learners to develop their reading and/or writing skills and improve their communication skills in speaking, receiving and responding to information. To prepare for completion of the Functional Skills in English at Level 2

 

Ascentis ESOL L2

For learners to develop their reading and/or writing skills and improve their communication skills in speaking, receiving and responding to information. To prepare for vocational courses and higher education.

 

Ascentis Essential Digital Skills –E3

This course aims to provide learners with an essential awareness, understanding and practical ability

relating to digital skills that are increasingly needed as part of an individual’s skill set for life, work and

society

Introduction to working as a Teaching Assistant

A practical vocational course that introduces the role of a teaching assistant. Learners will work on tasks such as identifying personal qualities and learning style, understand relevant communication skills to support the role of the teaching assistant and know how to support the curriculum.

Ascentis L1 Award in Internet Safety

The Ascentis Level 1 Award in Internet Safety for IT Users qualification is designed to give learners the

knowledge and understanding of the basic principles of internet safety, including understanding the risks associated with using the internet, safeguarding self and others when working online, maintaining

Data security and following guidelines and procedures.

Ascentis L1 Award in Personal Safety

The aims of the qualification are to enable learners: To understand principles of own personal safety,

to understand the impact of crimes on society, to understand the impact of drug and alcohol on society

and to know the actions to take in an emergency

Ascentis L1 Award in Personal Well-being

This qualification provides learners with knowledge and skills enabling them to make balanced and informed choices about their life, both now and in the future, and to develop confidence in their own abilities.

Community Learning: Preparing for learning online

 Learners will understand the risks of using the internet, be able to use Zoom, sending their homework using PDF, Live worksheet, Word, WhatsApp and other tools.

Community Learning: E3- L1 Bridging Course

An Entry 3 course to support and prepare learners for L1.

Beginner ESOL

If you are a complete beginner, this course will help you to learn the basics of the English language. You will learn to say simple sentences and to write the alphabet.

Ascentis Essential Digital Skills L1

The skills acquired through this qualification will enable learners to be digitally mobile and access

important governmental services, transact online and explore technologies, which will improve their social interactions with family and friends

Ascentis E3 Award in Internet Safety

Learners will understand the risks when using the internet, be able to recognise negative online behaviours and take the necessary precautions to safeguard themselves and others, including protecting their online reputation and digital footprint.

Ascentis L1 Award in Managing Personal Finance

This course helps learners to understand the need to balance income and expenditure, to understand some of the products provided by banks and building societies and other similar financial institutions, and to understand the advantages and disadvantages of borrowing money

Ascentis L1 Award in Infection Control and Prevention

This qualification gives the learner an understanding of the causes and spread of infection. They will also learn about the importance of good personal hygiene, and recognise the responsibilities of the workplace in the prevention and control of infections.

Introduction to Health and Fitness

A short course to introduce learners to fitness. It will provide learners with a sound knowledge of some of the key underpinning concepts within sport and fitness, including examining lifestyle choices, understanding basic principles of anatomy.