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Greater Manchester Skills Bootcamps

 

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Are you 19+ and looking to start a new career? These courses will give you the knowledge and understanding of key principles and values required to work in the sector you chose to work in.

This training has been made possible thanks to the Greater Manchester Combined Authority securing funding to deliver Skills Bootcamps, which form part of the Government’s Lifetime Skills Guarantee, helping everyone gain skills for life. Skills Bootcamps are fully-funded, flexible courses, giving people the opportunity to build up sector-specific skills and fast-track to an interview with an employer.

We currently have four different Skills Bootcamps available for you to pick from to get employment ready in your chosen sector. All the important information for each course is listed below:

 

Health and Social Care - Click Here

The Health and Social Care Skills Bootcamp covers a range of general skills and knowledge needed by anyone who wants to work a health and social care role. This course includes several units covering subjects such as duty of care and safeguarding, the principles of mental capacity, equality, inclusion, confidentiality, mental health conditions and more.

Engineering Maintenance - Click Here

This course is for anyone looking to get into maintenance roles with a key focus on either mechanical or electrical. This practical course will offer learners the opportunity to learn about the different aspects of maintenance. It will include advanced fault finding, the maintenance of gears and valves together with a review of efficiency benefits to employers.

Teaching Assistant with an Understanding of SEN - Click here 

The role of a Teaching Assistant is very rewarding as well as challenging and varied. This course is for anyone looking to work in a school as a teaching assistant. There is a focus on the Special Educational Needs of children throughout the course. The course provides you with the theory and practical solutions to understand the development of children, effective teaching, and learning. Key topics will include the influences that impact behaviour, safeguarding and duty of care, and supporting vulnerable children.

Welding Bootcamp - Click here

You will learn the skills needed to prepare you for the exciting world of the welding industry. This will enable you to develop the relevant skills, behaviours, knowledge, and health and safety awareness training required to prepare you for working in the welding sector. Key topics will include, interpreting engineering information, handling materials, material preparation, shaping components using hand tools, metal fabrication techniques, and basic welding processes.

 

Greater Manchester Skills Bootcamp in Becoming a Teaching Assistant with Understanding of SEND

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Are you looking to become a Teaching Assistant? This course will give you the knowledge and understanding of key principles and values required to work in the Education sector.

This training has been made possible thanks to the Greater Manchester Combined Authority securing funding to deliver Skills Bootcamps, which form part of the Government’s Lifetime Skills Guarantee, helping everyone gain skills for life. Skills Bootcamps are fully-funded, flexible courses, giving people the opportunity to build up sector-specific skills and fast-track to an interview with an employer.

This Skills Bootcamp to become a Teaching Assistant with SEND is aimed at those individuals looking to progress into a job role in a school. We are working with local employers who will be interviewing Skills Bootcamp candidates for jobs either immediately or in the near future. This 8-week Skills Bootcamp to become a Teaching Assistant has been designed in partnership with education employers across Greater Manchester and is for people who wish to retrain to gain practical skills and knowledge to enter into a job role in a school.

 

Level: 2/3

Weeks: 8 Weeks

Days: Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays

Teaching Timings: 9:30 am to 2:00 pm

Training Delivery: Face to Face

 

Course Overview:

  • Understand how pupils learn
  • Understand how to plan and provide effective teaching and learning
  • Understand Safeguarding including duty of care and the individual rights of children and factors that may impact on the outcomes and life chances of children.
  • Understand the importance of early intervention for children who are vulnerable.
  • Understand partnership working when children are experiencing disadvantage.
  • Understand the role of the practitioner in supporting children who are vulnerable.
  • Understand the influences impacting the behaviour, emotional and social development of children.
  • Understand the SEN needs of children with behaviour and emotional needs.

Benefits:

  • Achieve accredited units
  • One-to-one support from the tutor/mentor
  • Guaranteed job interview with a local employer.

Entry Requirements:

  • Candidates must be 19+
  • Candidates must be a Greater Manchester Resident
  • You must be committed for the full duration of the course
  • Not already enrolled on any other funded course
  • Photo identification required

How to apply:

For any more information relating to the Greater Manchester Skills Bootcamps at Rochdale Training, please contact Anthony Jackson at bootcamps@rochdaletraining.co.uk / 01706 631 417 or 07931 135 291

Course run periodically throughout 2024.

Greater Manchester Skills Bootcamp in Engineering Maintenance

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Are you looking to get into a career in Engineering Maintenance? This course will give you the knowledge and understanding of the key principles and values required to work in the Engineering Sector.

This training has been made possible thanks to the Greater Manchester Combined Authority securing funding to deliver Skills Bootcamps, which form part of the Government’s Lifetime Skills Guarantee, helping everyone gain skills for life. Skills Bootcamps are fully-funded, flexible courses, giving people the opportunity to build up sector-specific skills and fast-track to an interview with an employer.

This Skills Bootcamp in Engineering Maintenance is aimed at those individuals looking to progress into a Mechanical or Electrical Maintenance job. We are working with local employers who will be interviewing Skills Bootcamp candidates for jobs either immediately or in the near future. This 8-week Skills Bootcamp in Engineering Maintenance has been designed in partnership with Engineering employers across Greater Manchester and is for people who wish to retrain to gain practical skills and knowledge in Engineering Maintenance.

 

Level: 2/3

Weeks: 8

Days: Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays 

Teaching Timings: 9:30 am to 3:00 pm

Training Delivery: Face to Face 

 

Course Overview:

This course includes two pathways, Mechanical or Electrical Maintenance, both courses include:

  • Impact of maintenance planning on production
  • Different types of maintenance
  • Maintenance of gears and valves
  • Advanced fault-finding techniques
  • Using maintenance to improve efficiency
  • Cost Vs benefits of advanced maintenance
  • Benefits of maintenance programmes to the organisation

Benefits:

  • Achieve accredited qualifications
  • One-to-one support from the tutor/mentor
  • Guaranteed job interview with a local employer.

Entry Requirements:

  • Candidates must be 19+
  • Candidates must be a Greater Manchester Resident
  • You must be committed for the full duration of the course
  • Not already enrolled on any other funded course
  • Photo identification required

How to Apply:

For any more information relating to the Greater Manchester Skills Bootcamps at Rochdale Training, please contact Anthony Jackson at bootcamps@rochdaletraining.co.uk / 01706 631 417 or 07931 135 291

Courses run periodically throughout 2024.

Greater Manchester Skills Bootcamp in Health and Social Care

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Are you looking to get into Health and Social Care? This course will give you the knowledge and understanding of key principles and values required to work in the Adult Care Sector.

This training has been made possible thanks to the Greater Manchester Combined Authority securing funding to deliver Skills Bootcamps, which form part of the Government’s Lifetime Skills Guarantee, helping everyone gain skills for life. Skills Bootcamps are fully-funded, flexible courses, giving people the opportunity to build up sector-specific skills and fast-track to an interview with an employer.

This Skills Bootcamp in Health and Social Care is aimed at those looking to progress into an Adult Care job or achieve further progression into a better Adult Care job. We are working with local employers who will be interviewing Skills Bootcamp candidates for jobs either immediately or in the near future. This 8-week Skills Bootcamp in Health and Social Care has been designed in partnership with care employers across Greater Manchester and is for people who wish to retrain to gain practical skills and knowledge in Health and Social Care.

 

Level: 2/3

Weeks: 8

Days: Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays

Teaching Timings: 9:30 am to 2:00 pm

Training Delivery: Face to Face 

 

Course Overview:

  • Understand how duty of care contributes to safe practice and know how to address conflicts or dilemmas that may arise between an individual’s rights and the duty of care.
  • Know how to respond to comments and complaints and know how to recognise and respond to adverse events, incidents, errors and near misses.
  • Understand the national and local context of safeguarding and protection from abuse and neglect and know how to recognise signs of abuse and neglect.
  • Understand ways to reduce the likelihood of abuse or neglect occurring and know how to respond to suspected or disclosed abuse and neglect.
  • Know how to recognise and report unsafe practices and understand the principles of online safety.
  • Understand the principles of mental capacity in adult care.
  • Understand the application of the principles of mental capacity and consent.
  • Understand restrictive practices.

Benefits:

  • Achieve accredited qualifications
  • One-to-one support from the tutor/mentor
  • Guaranteed job interview with a local employer.

Entry Requirements:

  • Candidates must be 19+
  • Candidates must be a Greater Manchester Resident
  • You must be committed for the full duration of the course
  • Not already enrolled on any other funded course
  • Photo identification required

How to Apply:

For any more information relating to the Greater Manchester Skills Bootcamps at Rochdale Training, please contact Anthony Jackson at bootcamps@rochdaletraining.co.uk / 01706 631 417 or 07931 135 291

Courses run periodically throughout 2024

Mark Vincent

Mark Vincent - Welding Bootcamp to full-time employment

Mark completed the Welding Bootcamp with our manufacturing provider Rochdale training. He always wanted to get into engineering and manufacturing but said he never felt he had the right support to learn new skills. Over the course of the Skills Bootcamp Mark learned about MIG Welding, general engineering and how to safely operate machinery. Tutors at Rochdale Training also supported me with interview skills and writing a CV. Rochdale Training arranged several interviews with local employers after Mark completed the Skills Bootcamp. He got offered a works trial with local employer Ventilation and Design Services in Oldham. He was then successful and was offered a full-time position!

Welding Skills Bootcamp - Looking for Work

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Welding Skills Bootcamp - Greater Manchester 

Are you aged 19+, looking for work and interested in a Career in Welding? Then join us at Rochdale Training today for our five-week fast-track course!

This training has been made possible thanks to Greater Manchester Combined Authority securing funding to deliver Skills Bootcamps, which form part of the Government’s Lifetime Skills Guarantee, helping everyone gain skills for life. Skills Bootcamps are fully-funded, flexible courses, giving people the opportunity to build up sector-specific skills and fast-track to an interview with an employer.

This Skills Bootcamp in Welding is aimed at those individuals looking to progress into a welding job or achieve progression into a better welding job. We are working with local employers who will be interviewing Skills Bootcamp candidates for jobs either immediately or in the near future. This 5-week Skills Bootcamp in Welding has been designed in partnership with engineering employers across Greater Manchester and is for people who wish to retrain to gain practical skills and knowledge in welding and fabrication.

Course Details: 

  • Understanding and interpreting Engineering information
  • Engineering materials
  • Material preparation, measuring and marking out to specification
  • Shaping components using hand tools
  • Metal fabrication techniques and processes
  • Basic welding processes including MIG and TIG
  • Safe use of power tools in a workshop environment
  • H&S awareness
  • Employability Skills

Training takes place - Monday, Wednesday & Friday, 9.00 am to 2.00 pm for five weeks. Candidates will be invited to attend a information session at Rochdale Training before being offered a place on the course.

Benefits:

  • Guaranteed interview with an employer
  • Achieve an accredited qualification
  • One-to-one support from the tutor/mentor to help get a Job
  • Benefits will not be affected
  • All PPE is provided by Rochdale Training on a loan basis.

Entry Requirements:

  • Candidates must be 19+
  • Candidates must be a Greater Manchester Resident
  • You must be committed for the full duration of the course at Rochdale Training
  • Not already enrolled on any other funded course
  • Must have the right to work in the UK

How to Apply:

For more information relating to the Greater Manchester Skills Bootcamps at Rochdale Training, please contact Anthony Jackson at bootcamps@rochdaletraining.co.uk / 01706 631 417 or 07931 135 291

Courses are running periodically throughout 2024.