All our training is ideally suited to people who are looking to develop essential soft skills for moving into employment, training, education or work experience and who like to put their learning into practice straight away.
The five core skills covered are:
1. Working with Others – Learn how to plan and carry out projects in small groups
2. Numeracy – Learn to be comfortable with numbers in everyday life
3. Information Technology – Get to grips with computers, software and the internet
4. Communication – Develop spoken and written communication skills
5. Problem Solving – Develop useful life skills in thinking, planning and organizing
Into Events (20 hours)
Our Into Events training programme surrounds the exciting events sector with training taking place over 3 x 3 hours sessions. Candidates work on a number of subject areas both individually as well as within teams.
Candidates will then have the opportunity to put their learning immediately into action by volunteering at the event. They will be paired with a staff member or experienced volunteer to have the best chance to develop their learning, skills and self confidence. All the while showcasing themselves to potential future employers.
Into Digital (30 hours)
Our Into Digital training programme surrounds Forth Valley TV – an online Newsroom style digital filming experience with a 3 hour training session taking place over 10 weeks and incorporating a training and filming session each week. As part of the newsroom team, candidates will select, produce and create their weekly feature.
Into Heritage Tours (20 hours)
Our Into Heritage Tours training programme surrounds becoming a local Tour Guide with training taking place during a morning and afternoon session followed by a practical tour experience. Our programme includes gaining local historical knowledge in relaxed and friendly surroundings whilst working as part of a team.