short courses
ID Course Name Description
AAT Bookkeeping Level 1 Certificate – Short Course (Plymouth)

Duration – For 10 weeks, weekly from 5-8pm
Qualification – AAT Bookkeeping Level 1 Certificate
Cost – The course including the certificate and books cost £275 + VAT

Appraisal and Effective Performance Management – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – This 1-day-course from 9.30am – 4.30pm
Cost – £110 plus VAT.

Assertiveness – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – 1 Day course 09.30am – 4.30pm
Cost – The cost per learner is £110.00 + VAT.

Award in First Aid at Work Level 3 – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – 3 days each – 09.30am-5pm.
Qualification – A three-year Level 3 Award in First Aid at Work
Cost – £245 + VAT for 3 days

Catheterisation – Male & Female – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – 3 hour course 1.30pm – 4.30pm
Cost – The cost per learner is £60.00 plus VAT

Dementia and End of Life Care – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – 1 day course 09.30am – 04.30pm
Cost – Cost is £95.00 plus VAT per learner

Dementia Awareness 1 Day – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – 1 day course 09.30am – 4.30pm
Cost – Cost is £95.00 plus VAT per learner

Diabetes – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – 3 hours 09.30am – 12.30pm
Cost – The cost per learner is £60.00 + VAT

Emergency First Aid at Work Level 2 – Short Course (Plymouth/Taunton/Exeter)

Duration – 1 day each – 09.30am-4.30pm.
Cost – Free of charge to anyone aged 19 or over on 31 August 2014 and who is in receipt of Job Seekers Allowance (JSA) or ESA in the work-related activity group.

Prices range from £50.00 – £75.00 + VAT across our centres (this includes course book & certification fee).

Emergency First Aid at Work Refresher Level 2 – Short course (Taunton / Hamsphire)

Duration – 3 hours – 09.30am-12.30pm.
Cost – £60.00 + VAT.

End of Life & Palliative Care – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – 6 Hours 09.30am – 4.30pm
Cost – £100.00 + VAT

End of Life and Palliative Care for Managers – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – 6 Hours 09.30am – 4.30pm
Cost – £100.00 + VAT.

Fire Training in Care Environments – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – One 4-hour-session.
Cost – £95 + VAT.

Food Allergen Awareness – CIEH Level 2 – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – Half day course 09.30am – 13.30pm
Cost – £55 + VAT Cost includes course book, test, certification and refreshments

Food Safety in Catering – Refresher Level 2 – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – 4 hours 09.30am – 1.30pm
Cost – There is no government contribution to the cost of this course.

The cost per learner is £55.00 plus VAT (includes Awarding Body registration & certification fee).

Food Safety Level 1 Award – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – 3 Hours 1.30pm – 4.30pm
Cost – There is no government contribution to the cost of this course.

The cost per learner is £50 plus VAT (this includes Awarding Body registration & certificate and course book).

Food Safety Level 2 in Catering – Short Course (Plymouth/Taunton)

Duration – 1 day training at various locations throughout the region.
Qualification – You will achieve a City & Guilds Level 2 Food Safety in Catering Award.
Cost – Free of charge to anyone aged 19 or over and who is in receipt of JSA, ESA or Universal Credit.

Range £50-70 plus VAT.

Functional Skills (Fully Funded Course)

Overview: Improve your CV with our English and Maths Functional Skills qualifications. These are delivered at a level to suit your needs and to enable you to improve your skills. We always strive to help individuals to strengthen their current ability level. If you want to improve – we have funding to support you up to a […]

Health & Safety in the Workplace Level 2 – Short Course (Plymouth)

Duration – 1 day 09.30am – 4.30pm
Cost – The cost per learner is £50.00 plus VAT

Health & Safety in the Workplace Level 3 – Short Course (Taunton)

This accredited QCF qualification is intended for managers and supervisors working in either the private or public sector.

Healthier Food & Special Diet – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – A full day course run between the hours of 9.00am – 5.00pm
Cost – There is no government contribution to the cost of this course.

The cost per learner is £88.50 including certification fee plus VAT.

Incontinence & Catheter Care – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – 3 hour course 09.30am – 12.30pm
Cost – The cost per learner is £60 plus VAT

Infection, Prevention & Control – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – This classroom training takes 3 hours from 1.30pm – 4.30pm
Qualification – Learners will receive an ATD certificate of attendance
Cost – £60.00 + VAT

IOSH Managing Safely – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – This is a 4- day course 09.30am – 5.00pm
Cost – Cost per learner £750.00 + VAT.

Make Up Artistry Level 3 QCF Diploma

Make Up Artistry Level 3 Diploma – 12 week beauty course starting in September 2017

Managing Meetings – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – 3 Hours 09.30am 12.30pm
Cost – The cost per learner is £70.00 plus VAT.

Managing Stress at the Workplace – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration: 12.30 – 04.30pm
Cost: £110 plus VAT

Medicines in The Care Home – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – 4 Hours 09.30am – 13.30pm
Cost – The cost per learner is £75.00 plus VAT

Moving & Handling Instructor & Assessor (People and Loads) – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – This is a 5 – day course 09.30am – 4.30pm
Cost – Cost per learner £450 + VAT.

Moving & Handling Instructor & Assessor People to Loads Conversion – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – This is a half day course 09.30am – 1.30pm
Cost – Cost per learner £65.00 + VAT

Moving & Handling Instructor & Assessor Update – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – This is a 1- day course 09.30am – 4.30pm
Cost – Cost per learner £110.00 + VAT.

Nutrition for the Elderly 1-Day – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – 6 Hours 09.30am – 4.30pm
Cost – £75.00 plus VAT per person

Nutrition for the Elderly Train the Trainer – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – A full day course between the hours of 9.30am – 4.30pm
Cost – The cost per learner is £150.00* plus VAT.

Nutrition for the Elderly Train the Trainer Refresher – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – 3 hour course 1.30pm – 4.30pm
Cost – The cost per learner is £60.00 plus VAT

Paediatric First Aid for Child Carers – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – 2-Days 09.30am – 4.30pm (Saturdays)
Cost – The cost per learner is £95.00 plus VAT.

Paediatric First Aid Level 3 – Short Course (Plymouth/Taunton)

Duration – 2-Days 09.30am – 4.30pm
Cost – The cost per learner is £95 plus VAT for both Units and the Award.

We can offer this course free to every employer who hires a 16-18 year old apprentice with us for Level 2 in Childcare.

PAT Training – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – A full day course between the hours of 9.30am – 4.30pm
Cost – £125.00

Process of Ageing – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – 3 Hours
Cost – The cost per learner is £60.00 plus VAT

Safeguarding Adults Alerters – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – This course is a full day training course in a class 09.30am – 4.30pm
Cost – There is no government contribution to the cost of this course.

The cost per learner is £95.00 plus VAT.

Safeguarding Adults Investigators – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – 6 Hours 09.30am – 4.30pm
Cost – £95.00 + VAT.

Signs & Symptoms – Short Course (Taunton)

To give you an understanding of the signs and symptoms and the action that needs to be taken for a variety of medical conditions.

Signs & Symptoms Update – Short Course (Taunton)

To refresh on your understanding of signs & symptoms and the action that needs to be taken for a variety of medical conditions.

Stepping up to Management – Short Course (Exeter)

Stepping up to Management
Duration – 2-day-course
Cost – £250 plus VAT.

Stepping up to Management – Short Course (Taunton/ Exeter)

Duration – 2-day-course
Cost – £250 plus VAT.

Supervising Food Safety in Catering Level 3 – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – 3-day course run between the hours of 9.30am – 5.00pm.
Cost – £350.00 + VAT (includes Awarding Body registration, certification fee and course book)

Team Building – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – 1-day course from 9.30am – 4.30pm
Cost – £110.00 + VAT.

Texture Modified Diets – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration: 01.30 – 04.30pm
Cost: £50 plus VAT

Textured Modified Diets – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration: 01.30 – 04.30pm
Cost: £50 plus VAT

Time Management – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – Approximately 1 – 2 hours.
Cost – £70.00 + VAT.

Understanding Mental Health – Short Course (Taunton)

To achieve a basic knowledge and understanding of common mental health issues.

Venepuncture – Initial Training – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – 1 day course 09.30am – 4.30pm
Cost – Cost per learner £95.00 plus VAT.

Venepuncture – Refresher – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – 3 Hours 1.30pm – 4.30pm.
Cost – The cost per learner is £60.00 plus VAT.

Verification of Expected Death – Short Course (Taunton)

Duration – 3 hour course 1.30pm – 4.30pm
Cost – Cost is £60 plus VAT per learner.