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23 October 2020

Free Courses for Job Seekers with Walsall College

Looking for a career change? Are you at risk of redundancy and need additional support to secure your next role? Need to develop some new skills after a long break from work?

Whatever your needs, our courses at our Hawbush Campus will equip you with the skills to start a fulfilling career.

We have full-time and part-time courses in a wide range of career areas, including construction (CSCS Card), health and social care, teaching, childcare and retail.

Additionally, we provide 1-2-1 support with job searching, application forms, IT skills, CV writing, interview techniques and much more! 


Administration, Customer Care, Law and Retail

  • Introduction to Employment in Business Administration - Level 1
  • Introduction to Working in Retail - Level 1
  • Principles of Business Start-up - Level 1
  • LGBT Inclusion in the Workplace - Level 2

Business Finance and Enterprise

  • Level 1 Access to Business Skills
  • Level 1 Accounting Software
  • Level 1 Bookkeeping
  • Level 1 Payroll
  • Level 2 Accounting Software
  • Level 2 Bookkeeping
  • Level 2 Payroll

Computing & ICT

  • Basic ICT
  • Essential Digital Skills
  • Functional Skills ICT
  • Get ready for online learning
  • Intermediate ICT Other

Construction & the Built Environment

  • CSCS + Preparation for Working in Construction


  • Journey into Employment


  • Dress Making
  • Soft Furnishings

Health & Social Care

  • Working in Adult Social Care

Health and Safety

  • Introduction to Employment in Warehousing

Horticulture and Floristry

  • Skills for working in Horticulture Industries


  • Introduction to the Hospitality Industry

Teacher Training

  • Preparing to Work in Schools