Upskill and improve your job prospects for free in June at Think Employment

Think Employment are urging people who are unemployed or earning less than £15,736 per year to come and receive free vocational training this month.

Think Employment are urging people who are unemployed or earning less than £15,736 per year to come and receive free vocational training this month.

The training provider, who’s helped more than 50,000 people boost their chances of finding work since 2003, are offering seven pre-employment courses which are perfect for people looking to get an idea of a number of different workplaces and sectors.

Here are the courses coming up at Think Employment in June:

Customer Service Training – Starts Monday 3rd June
If you want to learn customer service skills to increase your chances of finding work in the sector, this is the course for you! The programme includes knowledge around communication methods and how to deal with queries and complaints effectively. At the end of the course learners will receive a Level 1 Award in the subject.

Warehousing & Storage Training – Starts Monday 3rd June
Let us help you pick a new career with this Warehousing & Storage course that includes both practical learning and theory. Learners will get moving and handling goods experience as well as assembling orders for dispatch. The Level 1 qualification people get on completion of the course will show potential employers that they are committed to a career in the growing warehousing sector.

Business Administration Training – Starts Monday 10th June
Would you like to work in an office? This course is ideal for someone looking to start a brand new career in administration. They will cover how to make and receive telephone calls, handling mail and using email in the workplace and come away with a Level 1 qualification at the end of it.

Hospitality Training – Starts Monday 10th June
Serve yourself a brand new career by signing up for the Hospitality programme! Learn about customer service in the industry, serving food and drinks and receive a Basic Food Hygiene Certificate which is often a requirement with Hospitality roles.

Customer Service Plus Training – Starts Monday 17th June
Give your Customer Service skills a boost with knowledge of sales, marketing and customer communications! It’s the ideal role for someone with existing customer service experience who wants to update their CV and prove their commitment to their own professional development.

Pathways to Employment Training – Starts Monday 24th June
Improve your all round chances of employment by signing up for the Pathways to Employment workshop. Receive expert assistance updating your CV, tips so you will impress at your next interview and support searching and applying for jobs online.

Retail Training – Starts Monday 24th June
Get the skills required to find work in Retail – one of the biggest sectors in the whole country. Understand the business of retail better, learn what good customer service is and know about the latest health and safety measures in the workplace. On top of these practical skills and knowledge, receive a Level 1 qualification to add to your CV.

All of the training Think Employment offer is free to people who are unemployed and claiming work related benefits or earning less than £15,736 a year and can attend our learning centre from Monday to Friday for the full five days of the course.

Their modern training facility is at St David’s Court, just a 10-minute walk from the city centre in nearby Holbeck.

For more information about these courses running in June, call Think Employment on 0113 880 0626 or find them on facebook.com/thinkemploymentleeds.