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Courses at HWGTA

HWGTA offers a variety of training courses for businesses and individuals throughout Herefordshire and Worcestershire. Looking to upskill, improve or refresh your team's knowledge or your own? At HWGTA, we deliver high quality, innovative training, working alongside nationally recognised awarding bodies and also our own in-house designed training programmes. If you're a business and you are looking for a more bespoke training package, get in touch to find out how we can tailor packages to meet your business needs. 

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  • City and Guilds 2382-18, 18th Edition targeted towards practicing electricians, designers, surveyors and anyone who needs to have an understanding of the IEE Wiring Regulations

    Hereford
    Worcester
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  • HWGTA is an assessment centre for AAT examinations, this booking system is only available to those booking individual exams for which study has been completed independently.

    Hereford
    Worcester
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  • This course builds upon the Intermediate Excel course so we strongly encourage delegates to complete the Intermediate course first. The course assumes a working knowledge of more complex, nested Excel functions such as IF, AND and OR as well as the ability use named cell ranges in a VLOOKUP with confidence.

     

    The core focuses of the training are:

    • Creating, using and editing Macros
    • Providing an introduction to VBA (Visual Basic for Applications) general programming concepts
    • Customisation of Excel menus and toolbars
    • Creation of bespoke forecasting and tracking tools using control objects
    • Using of What If? and goal-seeking forecasting analyses
    • Use of Excel Solver (a scenario modelling tool)
    • Creation of advanced charts and use of statistical functions
    Hereford
    Worcester
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  • This one-day workshop provides a comprehensive foundation for becoming an effective mentor. Whether you're new to the role or looking to refine your existing skills, this course will equip you with the knowledge and practical tools to guide and support others on their journey of growth.

    Hereford
    Worcester
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  • This course always makes a huge difference to delegates by giving them clear techniques to practice. Encouragement, support and self-belief are imparted and a clear change in confidence guaranteed

    Hereford
    Worcester
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  • This one day course is for senior or more experienced managers who have the position to affect the culture of their companies.  Culture plays a massive part in the success of every company, and a powerful, life-affirming culture creates staff who similarly are powerful and life affirming.

    Worcester
    Hereford
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  • Electricians and designers who wish to gain an understanding of the requirements for electric vehicle charging equipment installations.

    The qualification covers the code of practice for Electric Vehicle Charging Equipment Installation

    The qualification is achieved when the unit assessment ( on line examination ) has been successfully completed. The overall grading will be Pass / Fail

    Learners must be conversant with the relevant wiring regulations and initial verification and commissioning. This can be demonstrated by holding the relevant qualifications in BS7671 and Inspection and Testing.

    Hereford
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  • Who is the course aimed at

    • Domestic electricians moving into an Industrial environment
    • Single skilled engineers moving into a multi skilled trade
    • Anyone who has not had electrical training for 5 or more years
    Hereford
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  • Provides learners with the opportunity to develop skills, knowledge and understanding to enable them to provide appropriate care and manage life-threatening conditions, minor illness and injuries.

    Hereford
    Worcester
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  • Emotional intelligence is believed to be eight times more important in the workplace than mental intelligence. This course explains EI, how to expand EI powers and how to use EI to maximise results

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    Worcester
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  • This one day course is for managers who will need to give feedback to staff either via performance review or other feedback approaches

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    Worcester
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  • The qualification develops learners’ knowledge, understanding and skills in the following areas: roles and responsibilities of the First Aider; assessing an incident, recognising signs and symptoms of injury and illness, assisting a casualty who is suffering from major injury and illness, chest injuries, spinal injuries and anaphylaxis.

    Hereford
    Worcester
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  • Learners must repeat the qualification before their FAW certificate expires in order to remain qualified to provide First Aid. If not, the learner can still access the shortened course for up to one month after the certificate expires however during this period, learners are not qualified to provide First Aid.    

     

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    Worcester
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    • FREE Training
    • Preparation, support and guidance to gain a maths qualification
    • Build your confidence with numbers
    • Enhance your skills set

    You can join if you are:

    • Aged 19 and over
    • Do not have a Level 2 (or grade C/grade 4) maths 
    • Not currently studying functional skills maths
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    Hereford
    Worcester
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  • This high level one day masterclass is intended for people operating at a Senior Manager /Director level. It is aimed at helping good teams become highly effective. Participants will gain a very intensive understanding of the advanced challenges and opportunities of teams that will give them ‘the edge’

    Hereford
    Worcester
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  • The Level 3 Coaching Award is for Individuals whose role involves improving the performance of key individuals.

    Coaching is an explosive method of improving performance in individuals, whether a rapidly advancing person to tap their potential correctly, or a person who is stuck or has lost motivation.

    Hereford
    Worcester
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  • Ideal course for practicing team leaders seeking to move up to the next level of management as well as those new to the role  

    3 Options Available on Specific Topics

    Option 1.  ILM 3 Award in Leadership & Management with a focus on Leading the Charge for a Sustainable Future 

    Option 2.  ILM 3 Award in Leadership & Management with a focus on Build High-Performing Teams

    Option 3.  ILM 3 Award in Leadership & Management with a focus on Captivate Your Audience with Powerful Presentations

    Hereford
    Worcester
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  • Three of the key skills to any business situation, be it leadership, communication, sales or customer service are the powers of influence, persuasion and negotiation. This fascinating course will challenge and develop your skills

    Hereford
    Worcester
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  • This Intermediate course assumes that you will have a good working knowledge of all of the principles covered in the introductory Excel course (put link to Intro here). It is also expected that you will know how to open and save files to a folder in Windows, have a good working knowledge of the layout and use of a QWERTY keyboard including use of shift, tab and control keys and understand how to select blocks of content by clicking with a mouse.

    This course is designed to develop knowledge of some of the more intermediate functions found in Excel. It also looks at a range of automation tools, such as drop down lists that can enhance an excel spreadsheet from a user perspective

    Hereford
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  • Today coaching is focused on those who have potential and those who are the high achievers.  It is a source of empowerment, focus and belief for individuals to take giant steps forward in the aspirations and how to harness their latest abilities.  

    In short, being able to coach enables you to change lives and in the workplace this means transformation of expectations and results.

    Hereford
    Worcester
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  • This course provides delegates with an introduction to the Excel software. It assumes no prior knowledge, and does not require any mathematics qualifications to attend, However it is  expected that you will know how to open and save files to a folder in Windows, have a good working knowledge of the layout and use of a QWERTY keyboard (including use of shift, tab and control keys) and understand how to select blocks of content by clicking with a mouse.

    Hereford
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  • The course is aimed at personnel with no previous machining training and for those tasked with performing basic machining operations on a Turret Mill or candidates such as technicians, designers & supervisors wishing to gain an appreciation in the subject as outlined in the course programme below.

    This is a practical based course, carrying out exercises on real machinery, therefore the delegates are required to wear safety boots.

    Hereford
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  • This course is aimed at installation engineers, service engineers who wish to increase knowledge or multiskilling. This course runs over three days: Maximum number of delegates is 4 - please book early to avoid disappointment.

    Basic electrical knowledge is essential for this course.  Some fluid power and previous PLC experience would be advantageous.  

    Worcester
    Hereford
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