Work Skills

Work Skills

Work Skills gives you the chance to develop the skills and experience you need to reach your career goals. You will have the opportunity to work with a variety of local employers to learn in a practical way while deciding which career is best suited to you.


City & Guilds Level 1 in Childcare

City & Guilds Level 2 Employability

Maths & English GCSE and Functional Skills

On completion of your qualification, not only will you of developed your work skills but you will be prepared for an Apprenticeship, Further Education or employment. 

Vocational Choices in Work Skills

Further Education at SHAPE TRAINING

Which jobs could I pursue?

Level 2 Diploma in Employability Skills
Level 2 Certificate in Employability Skills
Level 2 Award in Employability Skills
These courses are steppingstones to enable progression into a variety of employment opportunities e.g.
– Construction
– Retail
– Hospitality & Catering
– Charity Work
– Hair & Beauty
– Call Centres
– Animal Care
– Customer Service
– Business Administration
– Childcare
– Adult Care


Depending on your previous grades you may need to study English and Maths.  These are essential skills that all employers value.  Your facilitator can answer any questions you have regarding this.


We want to help you develop real skills for real jobs.  That’s why we work closely with a wide range of employers to ensure all our courses give you the skills that they are looking for in their future employees.  We know that getting real experience of your chosen field is vital that’s why we build practical skills and hands on work experience into our Employability Skills courses.


You’ll get the opportunity to develop a range of additional skills including the ability to work independently and as part of a team, time management, organisation, CV writing and job search.

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