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DELIVERING CAREERS GUIDANCE

Build your employee ’ s skills with three

NEW SHORT COURSES

St Helens Chamber has created three new free courses , designed to boost your employees ’ skills . These courses will ensure employees are better equipped to help their colleagues and clients who may need additional support .
If employees don ’ t fit into this category , then competitive commercial rates are available and exclusive dates can be arranged subject to attendee numbers and availability .
The new courses – Introduction to Autism , Dyslexia Awareness and First Aid for Mental Health – are running regularly from July and are free of charge to any employees living in the Liverpool City Region aged 19 +.
Introduction to Autism
This course provides learners with an introduction to Autism ; covering what is meant by ‘ autism ’, theories , and diagnosis . Learners will also look at common misconceptions associated with Autism and conditions that can co-occur with Autism .
On completing this course , attendees will gain a Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Autism .
Dyslexia Awareness
The aim of this course is for learners to develop their understanding of dyslexia to support colleagues or clients within a working environment and can also help attendees to support their own children .
On completing this course , attendees will gain an in house certificate of achievement .
Mental Health First Aid
This course is designed to help individuals obtain an understanding of mental health , as well as useful skills to spot the illness covering understanding mental health and wellbeing , understanding how mental ill health affects the experience of individuals and much more .
On completing this course , attendees will gain a Level 2 Certificate in First Aid for Mental Health .
To find out more about these new courses , or see the full list of courses available , visit https :// www . sthelenschamber . com / business-school / free-short-courses-for-businesses / or email adulteducation @ sthelenschamber . com
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