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How management apprenticeships are boosting business

Work-based learning is giving businesses the chance to develop employees and attract new talent, says Leah Shortt, Operations Manager at Learning Unlimited. The needs of your business are...

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How management apprenticeships are boosting business

Networking event planned for dental professionals

People working across the dental sector are being invited to join us for a special networking event on Thursday 4 July at Chesterfield College. As part of our work with dental employers to train the next generation of...

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Networking event planned for dental professionals

New dates for first aid courses

We're now taking bookings for our next First Aid courses, which take place at our Derby campus on Pride Park. A new date has been added for a one-day 

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New dates for first aid courses

Mental Health Awareness Week 2019

It's National Mental Health Awareness Week (13-19 May) and Mental Health First Aid England (MHFA) is this week highlighting how simple actions can make a difference to help to alleviate stress and anxiety in the workplace.

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Mental Health Awareness Week 2019

How apprentices are making a difference at Bombardier

Leading rail engineering and manufacturing company, Bombardier, knows first hand the benefits of employing apprentices. Here, the company's HR Business Partner, Martin Kirk, outlines how apprentices are making a real difference. Bombardier has been recruiting apprentices for more...

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How apprentices are making a difference at Bombardier

Premier work academy offers training and jobs

Premier Inn joined together with the Workskills team at the Chesterfield College group to offer...

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Premier work academy offers training and jobs

Apprenticeship opens up new opportunities for Niamh

Deciding whether to study a professional qualification through an apprenticeship or to go to university can be a difficult choice. While many students head straight to university after their A Levels, for Niamh Dicks it was never an...

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Apprenticeship opens up new opportunities for Niamh

Breakfast event to shape training for future

Regional employers across health, social care and childcare sectors are being invited to join Learning Unlimited's Employer Advisory Board to help shape the next generation of professionals working in those industries. The sector specific employer group will meet...

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Breakfast event to shape training for future

Short safety course aims to boost business productivity

Learning Unlimited is to host a short intensive IOSH Managing Safely course this spring that enables managers to get up to speed on the latest health and safety regulations and be back at their desk within the...

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Short safety course aims to boost business productivity

Lunchtime discussion to tackle training and apprenticeships

Businesses across Chesterfield are invited to join a discussion over lunch about training and apprenticeships. The next meeting of Chesterfield College's Employer Advisory Board will provide the chance to network and have a chat about the training issues...

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Lunchtime discussion to tackle training and apprenticeships

Why first aid knowledge is a key skill

Hands up if you'd know what to do if there was an accident in the workplace. While most of us would want to be the one to rush to help, not everyone has the knowledge nor the...

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Why first aid knowledge is a key skill

Learning Unlimited extends its team

Learning Unlimited has welcomed two new faces onto its team as it heads into a busy year ahead.   Business development consultant, Rachael Wood, and Partnership Account...

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Learning Unlimited extends its team

What a year for Kieren!

2018 was a great year for former apprentice, Kieren Williams, for he gained his dream job after completing his apprenticeship, achieved high grades in his studies and went on to earn the title of Student of the...

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What a year for Kieren!

How a trainer initiative could beat the engineering skills crunch

It’s no big secret that there’s been an ever growing skills gap in the engineering sector for some years. Today employers are finding it even more difficult to recruit and an ageing workforce is beginning to create...

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How a trainer initiative could beat the engineering skills crunch

Training initiative to help businesses boost skills

A new package for those wanting to deliver training in the workplace or classroom is being launched by Learning Unlimited to help businesses boost the skills of their workforce in a...

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Training initiative to help businesses boost skills

How to take your staff to the next level: Leadership and Management apprenticeship now available

Leah Shortt, Operations Manager at Learning Unlimited highlights and provides advice on how leadership and management apprenticeships could take your organisation to the next level, by developing staff and...

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How to take your staff to the next level: Leadership and Management apprenticeship now available

Fox’s Biscuits see English as key ingredient to success

11 members of staff at Fox’s Biscuits production facility in Batley have undergone an ESOL course (English for Speakers of Other Languages) through Learning Unlimited leading to boosted staff morale and potential progression through the business. More...

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Fox’s Biscuits see English as key ingredient to success

Interested in teaching? Come to our Train to Teach showcase in Notts

Our Train to Teach showcase event is the perfect opportunity to learn more about our high quality teaching programmes. From early years to adult education and even work-based training,...

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Interested in teaching? Come to our Train to Teach showcase in Notts