Short..supported.. Job Journey courses!

Get 2021 job ready with FREE courses!

Looking to get back into work? Want to learn new skills? Need courses that are flexible? Want to meet new people?

Whatever your reason for choosing to do a short FREE course, The Learning Foundry is here for you!  If you're 19 and over and unemployed, or earn less than £18,153 a year, we can help. 

Start the new year on a new journey and get 2021 job ready! Our courses cover a range of areas including Childcare, Customer Service, Health and Social Care, and Housing.

  • Short and FREE
  • Flexible to meet your needs
  • Wide range of course areas
  • Support to help you get job ready
  • Meet new people and improve confidence
  • Supportive and experienced tutors
  • Counts towards Universal Credit, 'Looking for employment hours' (provided you have been referred by your job coach)

What are you waiting for…?

If you are aged 19+, living in the Liverpool City Region and you're unemployed or earning less than £18,153 per year - you could take advantage of one of our FREE short courses!  Enquire by filling in the form on each course below, or call us on 0300 123 8088.

Level 1 Childcare

Start date: 6th May 2021

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This course is a fantastic opportunity for anyone who wants to work in the Childcare sector.  You will gain the basic skills and knowledge for a job in childcare, plus personal and work-related life skills that can help move into employment. Once you’ve completed this course, you will be able to communicate effectively with children aged 0-3, plan for their physical and emotional care needs, support their development and learning through everyday experience, and more.  You’ll gain an accredited Level 1 City and Guilds qualification, as well as getting support to develop your CV and interview techniques, so you can progress into employment or our Level 2 programmes/apprenticeships.

Accredited by:

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Level 1 Business Administration

Start date: 17th May 2021

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This course is ideal for anyone who wants to improve their skills to work effectively in a business admin role. It can offer those moving into new job roles the confidence to appropriate interpersonal skills, understanding of ‘key skills’ such as team working, independent learning and problem solving. You will achieve an accredited Level 1 qualification, and develop skills in communication, working in a business environment, principles of personal development and more.

Accredited by:

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Level 2 Health and Social Care

Start date: 12th May 2021


This course is a great opportunity to develop and practice the skills required for employment and/or career progression in the Health and Social Care sector. On the programme, you will study key skills needed to work in Adult Social Care settings, including effective communication, diversity, equality and inclusion, safeguarding and protection, duty of care, health and safety, and person-centred approaches.  The course will allow you to progress into employment or to further your career in the sector, or progress onto an apprenticeship. 

Accredited by:

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Level 2 Housing

Start date: 6th April 2021, 18th May 2021

Tenant and housing officer

This accredited CIH qualification is ideal for social housing tenants and residents, particularly those involved in scrutiny panels and engagement forums to gain a greater understanding of the housing sector. It will support you to work in partnership with your landlords to build and improve the tenant and landlord relationship as part of the Together With Tenants vision. This will also provide a strong foundation for those who strive to work in or enter the housing sector.

Accredited by:

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Why choose to get 2021 job ready?

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    • FREE fully funded courses!
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    • We're OFSTED GOOD with over 25 years’ experience
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    • It's not just your course - we'll support you to boost employability skills too.
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    • Fantastic range of FREE courses available!
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    • Fully accredited courses
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    • Friendly, experienced tutors
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    • Counts towards Universal credit, ‘Looking for employment hours’ (provided you have been referred by your Job Coach)
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    • The ideal way to start a new journey for 2021!