Courses and Exams

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

    Hereford
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  • This online course is designed to increase knowledge of MS Word to create a range of versatile, sophisticated business documents while ensuring document security and protection are applied as needed. It will familiarise delegates with use of Word 2013 and 2016 enabling them to work with confidence between different versions of the software

    Online
    Worcester
    Hereford
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  • A three-day course aimed at managers and supervisors who have responsibility for Health and Safety at Work. Designed to get managers up to speed on the practical actions needed to handle health and safety.

    Hereford
    Worcester
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  • Aimed at people at any level who need a grounding in the essentials of safety and health. It gives everyone at work an understanding of why they must 'work safely'

    Hereford
    Worcester
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  • This one-day course provides an introduction to conflict resolution and teaches specific approaches in dealing with a variety of difficult personality types. The training aims to better equip staff with skills to deal with types of conflict they might encounter in the work situation. There are various types of conflict: healthy, acceptable and unacceptable. This course offers solutions in how to manage that conflict which is unacceptable and damaging to the business as well as the individuals involved

    Worcester
    Hereford
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  • The course is designed for managers in terms of recognising and supporting staff with mental health illnesses. Looking at what organisations can and should do under Health, Safety & Wellbeing.

    Hereford
    Worcester
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  • MHFAiders® gain the knowledge and skills to spot the signs of a person experiencing poor mental health, the confidence to start a conversation and the tools to signpost to appropriate support.

    With our new offer, training doesn't stop when the course comes to an end. We provide continuous support for MHFAiders® – well beyond initial certification – so people are confident, empowered, and motivated to carry out the role.

    Hereford
    Worcester
    Online
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  • Empower Mental Health First Aiders (MHFAiders®) to maintain their skills with regular Refresher training.  

    Hereford
    Worcester
    Online
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  • Motivation means “to move” a person or a group from one position to another – from underperforming to performing, from average to good, from good to great. A motivator moves people.

    Hereford
    Worcester
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  • A two day 'practical' workshop aimed at anyone involved in the inspection and testing of portable electrical equipment

    Hereford
    Worcester
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  • This course is designed to develop knowledge of all basic features of PowerPoint including using text, graphics, embedded video and hyperlinks, animations and slide timings.

    The session will also provide delegates with the ability to create attractively designed and persuasive presentations by giving them an appreciation of clear and accessible layout and design tips

    Hereford
    Worcester
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  • A three-day course aimed at preparing potential leaders. Beneficial for those new to the role who have had no formal training

    Hereford
    Worcester
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  • This one day course is for anyone who has to stand up and speak to groups.  A successful speaker will command an audience, giving the focus to education, persuade and inspire.

    This course would be useful for the company CEO needing confidence to speak at a conference, or the Best Man wanting to perform to his best on that all important wedding day.

    Hereford
    Worcester
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  • Examines the key theories and techniques needed to authoritatively take charge of a project and see key performance indicators satisfied and surpassed

    Worcester
    Hereford
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  • The course is aimed at all people who may need to mount wheels or maintain grinding machinery e.g. operator/craftsman or those who are responsible for grinding operations and grinding machinery.

    Hereford
    Worcester
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  • Provides learners knowledge of the importance of self-awareness and emotional intelligence, along with the skills needs to improve performance through feedback

    Worcester
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  • The course is for anyone wanting to create a healthy and productive mind-set which will increase levels of enjoyment both in and out of work. You might be experiencing stress now and want to know some quick easy techniques to instantly help reduce your stress levels.

    Hereford
    Worcester
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  • Ideal course for anyone new to a training position, who needs to understand the basics of training skills and practice or those looking to refresh their skills

    Hereford
    Worcester
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