The current Hele Hub courses available are:

Qualification - Level 2 Childcare BIDEFORD 1 FEBRUARY 2018

This course is Free if on Means tested benefits that have been approved by the Skills Funding Agency. Such as ESA, JSA or Universal Credit (Mandated) and must be looking for work. All learners must be over 19 in the August previous. Proof of benefits must be brought to first session
A fee of £500 is payable if not on means tested benefits this can be paid in, (£100 at first meeting) instalment and must be paid for in full within 6 weeks of commencement of the course.



Qualification - Level 3 Diploma in Children's Learning and Development - Early years Educator
This is for people already working in the sector and in a supervisory position or who would wish to do so.

You will need a placement of 10 hours per week this can be a voluntary position.  This course includes a high proportion of self learning and session are monthly as agreed with 4 observations as a minimum and is for working with 0 - 8 year olds.   Entry requirements  are that the student must hold Maths and English qualifications at C or above. (These can be worked on alongside the course)

This course is due to start 14 September 2016 9.30am - 1.00pm at the Chestnut Children's Centre Exeter  
Fee £1200 - no fee remission.

Phone  07956 189510 for further details.

Working with Vulnerable Adults - Level 4
This course is designed for such people as Youth Workers, Playworkers and those dealing with vulnerable adults ideally you will be in a placement of ten hours or more and will be able to do some one to one contact. an ideal course for those working with lone parents and those in such places as sheltered accommodation - this course is for those working with young adults, additional needs .
It will involve research and learners and assessor will meet as and when required.
£1300 - no fee remission

Leadership for Health & Social Care and Children & Young People - Level 5
This is the ideal course if you are a manager or wishing to be a registered manage of a childs centre, pre school or managing a registered care home. this course involves slef study, research and personal journal to be written alongside the course - the learner will meet with the assessor on an as and when basis
£1400 - no fee remission

Business Admin - Level 2 & 3
For persons who are interested in working in an office based environment whilst gaining a nationally recognised certificate. You will need to have a voluntary placement of at least 6 hours per week in an admin role, and be able to attend regular sessions arranged with your tutor.  

Level 2 Free if on Means tested benefits
Level 3 £1200 payable in instalments
Phone  07596 189510 for further details

Food Hygiene - 1 day course
For anyone involved in the preparation of food, whether at home, in the food industry or within care institutions. There is a multiple choice exam at the end of the course. This course is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health.£50 per learner 

Phone 07956 189510 for further details

Emergency First Aid at Work
This course meets all of the criteria from the Health and Safety Executive for "Appointed Person in the Work Place". The 1 day course covers primary and secondary care essential to this role. There are Practical Assessment during this course.
Comprehensive Manual Included QCA Accredited. 
£50.00 per learner
Phone  07956 189510 for further details

Paediatric First Aid - 2 day course
12 hour (2 day) Paediatric First Aid Training.
Essential if working in a Childcare setting to be included in the ratios'
A Comprehensive manual included, alongside practical assessments throughout the course
This course covers Primary and Secondary Care.

Spaces available on 5th and 12th November 2016 at Bishopsteignton pre Schools

£67.50 per learner
Phone  07956 189510 for further details

Health and Safety
This course provides knowledge and understanding of the Health and Safety for employees working in the sector of business, or those who are Self Employed. There is a multiple choice exam at the end of the session. This course is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health.
Course Cost: £50.00
Phone  07956 189510 for further details

If you are looking to book courses for 8 or more students, these can be delivered at a venue of your choice on dates to suit you and discounts may apply.

Advice and Guidance Level 4
Advice and Guidance is intended for experienced practitioners who provide advice and guidance, mediation and careers education and guidance to young people and adults within organisations such as schools, colleges and universities, Connexions services or local Authorities. It is an expectation that all candidates should be working towards their Level 2 English and Maths, if not currently held in the last 2 years.  A placement will be needed for this course
Course Cost: £1300.00 No Fee Remission
Phone  07956 189510 for further details

Assessors Award
Level 3 award in Understanding the Principles and Practices of Assessment is intended for those who wish to gain knowledge of their principles and practices of assessment without any practice of assessors. To train as an assessor, you must have access to at least two candidates in your specialism. It is an expectation that candidates should be working towards their Level 2 English and Maths.
Course Cost: £550.00 - No fee remission
Phone  07956 189510 for further details

Health and Social Care Level 2 Diploma (Adults) for England
This qualification is for anyone working or wishing to work in the Health and Social Care Sector.  You need to be in a work placement for 6 hours a week or more which can be paid or voluntary.  There are 9 mandatory units with additional optional units for either working with Adults, people with Additional Learning Needs or those with Dementia.
Course Cost: £500 if working or this course is Free if on a means tested benefit approved by the Skills Funding Agency
Phone 07956 189510 for further details 

CPD Courses for those in Childcare
Playing with the Elements and Risky Play
This 3 hour course is designed to encourage those working as practitioners to use outside activities to encourage children to take risks and to play with water, snow etc.Course Cost: £25 per person - A Group booking can be negotiated.

Creative Play and Loose Parts
This course is to encourage practitioners to use everything around us to create activities and creations.

Course Cost: £25 per person - A Group booking can be negotiated.

If you would like any other information on any of the courses please feel free to call Hele Hub on 07956 189510.