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Aspiring Clubs

Our Aspiring Clubs are aimed at giving year 10, 11 and 12 a taste of life as an apprentice. Whether you are an aspiring engineer or interested in becoming an optician, we have lots of options available.

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Aspiring Accountants

This taster session is delivered at our Blackburn training centre and is designed to give young people an insight into to world of becoming an accountant.

Activities will include:

  • Current apprentices as guest speakers
  • Balance sheet activity
  • Double entry bookkeeping activity
  • Accounting board game
  • Accountancy in the working environment
  • Accounting card games

When:

11th July 2022 | 1pm - 4.30pm

3rd October 2022 | 1pm - 4.30pm

13th March 2023 | 1pm - 4.30pm

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Aspiring Business Professionals

The 3 hour taster session is delivered at our Blackburn training centre and is designed to give young people an insight into to world of business.

Activities will include:

  • Decision making
  • Prioritising
  • Project planning
  • Communication in the workplace

When: 

11th July 2022 | 9.30am - 12.30pm FULLY BOOKED

3rd October 2022 | 9.30am - 12.30pm

13th March 2023 | 9.30am - 12.30pm

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Dental learners

Aspiring Dental Nurses

The 3 hour taster session is delivered at our Blackburn training centre and is designed to give young people an insight into to world of dental nursing.

Activities will include:

  • The role of a dental nurse
  • Surgery tour looking at equipment and instruments
  • Mixing alginate impression material
  • Discuss oral hygiene and diet
  • Current apprentices as guest speakers 

When: 

28th July 2022 | 9.30am - 12.30pm

15th February 2023 | 9.30am - 12.30pm

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Aspiring Optical and Healthcare Professionals

The 3 hour taster session is delivered at our Blackburn training centre and is designed to give young people an insight into optical and healthcare.

Activities will include:

Optical activities:

  • Different eye conditions
  • Demonstration of magnifiers
  • Different prescriptions and trial frames 

Healthcare activities:

  • First aid
  • CPR
  • bandaging activity
  • recovery position activity

When:

28th July 2022 | 1pm - 4pm

15th February 2023 | 1pm - 4pm

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Aspiring Engineers

The 6 week course is delivered in our high-tech engineering workshops on a Saturday morning and is designed to give young people an insight into different areas of engineering. It offers the chance to gain hands-on experience whilst producing engineering activities by using our machinery and other equipment.

You’ll get an insight into the different areas of engineering using our machinery and other equipment. We’ll cover:

  • Milling
  • Turning
  • Fitting
  • Sheetmetal / welding
  • Computer Aided Design (CAD)
  • CNC machining

When: 

5th November - 10 December 2022 | 9am - 12noon
4th March - 8th April 2023 | 9am - 12noon 

Cost: There is a small cost to cover materials which is £20

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Vehicle maintenance

Aspiring Automotive Technicians

The 6 week course is delivered in our large automotive training centre on a Saturday morning and is designed to give young people an insight into different areas of the automotive industry. It offers the chance to gain hands-on experience.

We’ll cover:

  • Paint spraying cars
  • Body repair
  • Car and HGV engines
  • Carrying our simple car checks

When:

5th November - 10 December 2022 | 9am - 12noon
4th March - 8th April 2023 | 9am - 12noon

Cost: There is a small cost to cover materials which is £20

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Interview and CV Skills sessions

Get ahead of the competition and join our short workshops to get hints and tips on improving your CV and how to impress at a job interview.

When: 

13th July | 10am - 1pm

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Advice

Information, advice and guidance

Training 2000 is accredited to the Information, Advice and Guidance Matrix Standard, which is the national quality standard for any organisation that delivers information, advice and/or guidance on learning and work.

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