Training for Employment

Training for Employment


When you have been out of the job market for a while the thought of returning to work can be daunting and it is difficult to know where to start. Group Horizon have designed this course to help you to compete in the current job market by working with you to maximise your skills, ambition and get you closer to getting that job.

About the Course

This course has been developed to give you the skills, confidence and ability to apply for jobs in this current market place, focusing the programme to best suit the jobs that best suit you!

Eligibility and Duration

This programme is free to those eligible and aged 19 or over. Eligibility is generally unemployed and in receipt of benefits. The course is delivered over 5 days and can be full time or part time. Your benefits will not be effected.

Job Search and Opportunities

Throughout your course we hope to boost your confidence through team interaction and one to one support. After completion of the training you will continue to receive relevant job search assistance via email bulletins and job matching with key employers.

What will I learn?

The course covers a variety of subjects specific to your journey into employment. Including; Universal Job Match, Confidence and Motivation, Problem Solving, Team Working, Telephone Techniques, Presenting Yourself, Job Search, Interview Skills, Health & Safety at Work and understanding the science behind Application Forms – trust us, its all in the detail.

What qualification will I receive?

On successful completion you will receive a NCFE Level 1 Award in Employability Skills.

Where will the training be delivered?

Group Horizon have a national network of training facilities specifically designed to offer the best environment for learning. Many of our venues are within the local community and very accessible.

Types of work you could move into

Getting the application process right will get you closer to interviews. The application process is different in every sector, we design and focus our programmes to give you all of the relevant information needed for the type of work you are looking for, having courses in many disciplines such as Customer Service, Retail, Construction, Office Work, Hospitality and even Christmas vacancies.

To find out more or register for a place on one of our nationwide courses call 0800 002 9805 or email

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