Vocational Training

How to write a resignation letter

Before you take the move of resigning from work, make sure you’ve really thought it through. Sometimes hating your job isn’t a good enough reason to throw in the towel if you have nothing else lined up. However, there are also positive reasons to leave, such as relocation, a promotion, more favourable hours etc. But

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Training staff on the job

When it comes to training your employees, training staff on the job is often the best idea. That way they are actually putting their new skills into practice as they learn. It can help them to learn at a faster pace and benefits your company right from the start. You don’t have to wait for them

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What is a Traineeship?

A traineeship is a program where young people engage in work based experiences to improve their use of English and Maths in a job environment and get them ready for full time work. How does a Traineeship work? It provides essential skills to help on the path to gaining an apprenticeship or getting a job

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What are my child’s options at age 16?

Finishing school is an exciting and daunting time for most 16 year olds, with many options open to them. From the summer of 2013 the age of participation is being increased to 17. This means that although a student may choose to leave school at 16, they are required to continue participating in education in

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NVQ: Training at work

Many people assume that once you’ve left school, college or university and entered employment, you’re stuck in that position for life. That doesn’t have to be true, there are plenty of opportunities for training further whilst at work with an NVQ. What is an NVQ? NVQ stands for National Vocational Qualification and is a way

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