Upcoming events from the West Yorkshire Consortium of Colleges including our Skills Cafes.
Date: Tuesday 25 February (Pancake day)
Time: 8.30am - 12pm
Venue: John Smith's Stadium, Stadium Way, Huddersfield, HD1 6PG
Details: This free skills event is for businesses working in the construction, engineering, manufacturing and transport sectors. It offers a free taste of the training available through The Skills Service, there will be industry bodies present and an opportunity to discuss your business training needs with a skills advisor who can help find the solution and funding.
8:30am - Coffee and 'pitchside pancakes': Breakfast, registration and a chat with The Skills Service team - find out about funding for workforce training through the European Social Fund (ESF) and how The Skills Service can help you access it and find the right courses over a coffee.
As it's pancake day there will also be a breakfast of pancakes served overlooking the John Smith's Stadium pitch. Home of the Huddersfield Giants and Huddersfield Town FC.
9am - Free workshop - Mental health awareness: Full details TBC
10am - Free workshop - How to be a great manager: A free taster workshop for people who are new to team leader and manager roles or who have been in the role but never received any formal training.
This interactive one-hour session will enable team leaders and managers to explore what it takes to be an authentic and inspiring manager. We will consider the skills and behaviours needed to bring out the best in your teams helping you to have a happy, engaged and productive team.
Training provider: Pro-Development UK (a contracted provider of The Skills Service).
Speaker: Michelle Mook, Managing Director at Pro-Development UK
11am - Coffee and funding - meet our partners: Coffee with The Skills Service - catch us after the workshops for another opportunity to discuss training and the ESF funding available.
The Skills Service is managed by the West Yorkshire Consortium of Colleges and funded by the European Social Fund.
Join us for pitchside pancakes!