Groundwork GM
Type of Opportunity:: Employment Skills, Life Skills, Support for Jobs and Apprenticeships, Work Experience

The course is for 18-25 who are wanting to pursue in the construction or waste industry. It is a 3 week programme that will include 5 qualifications:
- CSCS operatives (green card)
- Level 1 Health and Safety
- Level 1 Customer Service
- Level 1 Money Management
- Carbon Literacy
As well as employability workshops (CV writing, interview preparation etc.) and meeting with employers.
There are also opportunities for work placements after the course has completed.

The course will include:
-Accredited Level 1 Health and Safety Certificate
-CSCS Green Card
-Carbon Literacy Certificate
-Money Management Qualification
-Level 1 Customer Service Qualification
-Introduction to sustainable construction practices and
retrofitting, GM and social housing priorities, alignment with
construction trades, apprenticeships and energy efficient
advice
-Site based practical skills development and site visits
-Additional short accredited courses linked to current job
opportunities
-Industry insight sessions involving external agencies and
employers
-Core Employability skills
-Practical workshop or site-based skills development
-Functional skills embedded within provision
-Two-week work placement opportunity following course
completion

Application Closing Date: 10-Aug-2022
Open to?: All across Greater Manchester
Places available : 14
Special Requirements?: 18 Plus
Any childcare provisions?: No
Lunch Provided?: No
Refreshments Provided: Yes
Travel Expenses Paid?: Yes
Additional information:

Groundwork GM are running a face to face 3 week training programme starting 1st August 2022 at the Partington Wellbeing Centre, aimed at young adults wanting to start a career in the Construction sector.

The course will run Monday to Friday from 10-4pm for 3 weeks.