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BMet adult courses and apprenticeships

Added: 15 August 2017

SUMMER ENROLMENT

We are open from Monday 21st August across our colleges for student enrolment and you are most welcome to visit us to see our facilities and meet the tutors. For more information about enrolment and BMet locations, please follow this link:

https://www.bmet.ac.uk/open-events-enrolment/enrolment/summer-enrolment/

 

NEW ADULT LEARNER PROSPECTUS

Details about September 2017 course available here.

https://www.bmet.ac.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/AdultProspectus_Aut2017_WEB.pdf

(There are links to apply for different courses at the end of this email)

PRE-EMPLOYMENT TRAINING  

SIGMA JOBS- Customer Advisor roles, City Centre £15,500 (full time, permanent work)

Here is a fantastic opportunity to work in a busy call centre. The role involves providing excellent customer service on debt recovery calls, outbound dialling campaigns and much more.

Support your clients in joining the 200+ people who have started work at Sigma Finance through this sector based work academy since January 2016.

The successful applicant will need to have the following:

  • Level 1 Literacy - good written and verbal communication skills
  • Good typing skills- At least 25 wpm
  • Positive, customer-friendly personality 

BMet offers 3 weeks of training including Customer Service, Employability and Finance qualifications.

The next enrolment for jobs with Sigma is Tuesday 29th August at 10am or 1pm. Please sign up internally with DWP or call 0121 362 1174 to reserve a place. 

JOBSKILLS@BMET- Courses for Job Seekers

Please see attached the updated list of courses available free to jobseekers aged 19+ and receiving JSA/ESA or Universal Credit.

You can make a referral by calling us on 0121 362 1174 or online at https://www.bmet.ac.uk/our-courses/courses-for-19/free-courses-for-job-seekers/

This is an opportunity for people to gain qualifications, build new work routines and make friends in a welcoming and safe environment.

NEW Rail Engineering Maintenance Level 2 – exciting 6 week course to help people gain the knowledge to start work in the rail sector.

ERG/34475  PRO-193438

Initial Assessment and Presentation on Wednesday 6th September at 10am

Start date: Monday 11th September

Location: James Watt College, Aldridge Road, Great Barr, Birmingham B44 9NE

We are taking referral for the following free courses (details attached):

  • Practical Cleaning Skills
  • ESOL
  • Basic IT Skills
  • Food Safety
  • Health and Safety in the Workplace
  • Emergency First Aid
  • Business Administration
  • Retail Knowledge
  • Bricklaying
  • Health and Social Care
  • Carpentry
  • Plumbing
  • Plastering
  • Practical Horticulture Skills
  • Customer Service and Employability
  • Electrical Skills

Here are the options for free distance learning courses (home based learning), enrolling on Friday 1st September at 10.30am from James Watt College. Call the JobSkills line to make a referral.

  • Certificate in Handling Medication Level 2
  • Customer Service Knowledge Level 2
  • Care and Management of Diabetes Level 2
  • Equality & Diversity Level 2
  • Certificate Learning Disabilities Level 2
  • Mental Health Level 2
  • Principles of Dementia Care Level 2
  • Understanding End of Life Care Level 2
  • Principles of the Prevention & Control of Infection Level 2
  • Team Leading Knowledge Level 2
  • Nutrition and Health Level 2
  • Common Health Conditions Level 2

APPRENTICESHIPS

Please see attached the updated list of current apprenticeship vacancies through BMet, with exciting jobs at London Midland, Aston University, Colas and BNP Paribas. There are currently 65 live vacancies.

Your client can make an application for an apprenticeship using the links below. They’ll be invited to an interview at the college with the tutor. If they are  'apprenticeship ready' we can support them with finding the right job. If you or your client have an employer in mind, BMet can arrange for a Recruitment Advisor to visit the employer and sign them up.

Apprenticeship

Link

Accounting Assistant

https://www.bmet.ac.uk/course/assistant-accountant-apprenticeship-new-for-2017/

Barbering         

https://www.bmet.ac.uk/course/barbering-apprenticeship/

Beauty Therapy

https://www.bmet.ac.uk/course/beauty-apprenticeship/

Bricklaying       

https://www.bmet.ac.uk/course/bricklaying-apprenticeship/

Business Administration

https://www.bmet.ac.uk/course/business-administration-apprenticeship/

Carpentry         

https://www.bmet.ac.uk/course/carpentry-apprenticeship/

Childcare         

https://www.bmet.ac.uk/course/childcare-and-early-years-apprenticeship/

Cleaning and Support Services

www.bmet.ac.uk/course/cleaning-and-support-services-apprenticeship/

Creative & Digital Media  

www.bmet.ac.uk/course/creative-digital-media-apprenticeship/

Customer Service         

https://www.bmet.ac.uk/course/customer-service-apprenticeship/

Dental Nursing 

https://www.bmet.ac.uk/course/dental-nursing-apprenticeship/

Design             

https://www.bmet.ac.uk/course/design-apprenticeship/

Electrical          

https://www.bmet.ac.uk/course/electrical-apprenticeship/

Engineering      

https://www.bmet.ac.uk/course/engineering-apprenticeship/

Fitness            

https://www.bmet.ac.uk/course/exercise-and-fitness-apprenticeship/

Facilities Management  

www.bmet.ac.uk/course/facilities-management-apprenticeship/

Gas                 

https://www.bmet.ac.uk/course/gas-apprenticeship/

Hairdressing     

https://www.bmet.ac.uk/course/hairdressing-apprenticeship/

Health & Social Care

www.bmet.ac.uk/course/health-and-social-care-apprenticeship/

Horticulture      

https://www.bmet.ac.uk/course/horticulture-apprenticeship/

IT  

www.bmet.ac.uk/course/it-software-web-telecoms-professionals-apprenticeship/

Marketing         

https://www.bmet.ac.uk/course/marketing-apprenticeship/

Paralegal         

https://www.bmet.ac.uk/course/paralegal-apprenticeship/

Pharmacy        

https://www.bmet.ac.uk/course/pharmacy-apprenticeship/

Professional Accounting Level 4

www.bmet.ac.uk/course/professional-accounting-technician-apprenticeship-new-for-2017

Retail               

https://www.bmet.ac.uk/course/retail-apprenticeship/

Schools & Teaching

www.bmet.ac.uk/course/schools-teaching-learning-support-assistant-apprenticeship/

Warehousing    

https://www.bmet.ac.uk/course/warehouse-apprenticeship/

Updates on apprenticeship vacancies can be found online at https://www.bmet.ac.uk/our-courses/apprenticeships/current-vacancies/

OTHER COURSES FREE TO JOBSEEKERS (NOT SKILLS CONDITIONALITY)

We have the following courses available for people to enrol onto this September:

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