Here at Social Enterprise Kent, we deliver a range of essential training for all sized businesses in Kent. All open courses take place in Margate, Ashford, Herne Bay and Chatham. We also provide bespoke and in-house training delivered at your location of choice – give us a call today to discuss how we can tailor our courses to your needs.
Business Compliance Training
Are you compliant with the current laws? It is a legal requirement for all workplaces in the UK to have First Aider and Health and Safety Representatives. Our compliance training and courses range from basic to accredited and are designed to ensure you meet all legislations and regulations concerning the safety of your staff and visitors onsite.
Health and Social Care Training
4-day induction for new recruits or training to develop your workforce’s knowledge and skills; SEK offer more than 20 different topic areas including all the mandatory courses required in the care sector. Make use of our Moving & Assisting training rooms in Margate and Ashford or come to you.
Leadership and Management in Health and Social Care
Effective leadership and management does not happen by chance. Our courses will teach aspiring and current managers how successful behaviours and practical strategies can support leaders in their day to day work as well as how to implement these within a team.
Children’s Services and Schools
Did you know, The Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) Statutory Framework requires all early years providers in England to have at least one person who has a current and full paediatric first aid certificate on the premises, and also newly qualified Level 2/3 entrants to an early years setting must also have either a full paediatric first aid or an emergency paediatric first aid certificate within three months of starting work .
Improve your computer skills from budgeting with Microsoft Excel to email marketing with MailChimp. Our courses are designed to introduce you to various computer software packages and social media platforms. Designed to improve your knowledge and skills, you will leave these courses feeling confident in how to boost your business online.
Leadership and Management Skills
Employee productivity is often at its worst when managers are not following best practices, and this can result in staff demotivation and disengagement. Our industry expert trainers will equip individuals or newly appointed managers with the skills necessary to increase productivity and drive your business in the direction you want.
As a social enterprise, we feel it is important that we support other social enterprises, charities and voluntary organisations across Kent and Medway. Our VCSE training is aimed at giving team members the skills to run and grow their social business.
With our fantastic video-based eLearning featuring instant results and feedback, the cost of training your staff is minimal. All the courses have less than two hours of video content and can be completed in units at a time. Licenses purchased have no expiry date, and can be allocated to various staff members yourself using your business portal, where you can track each employee’s progress along the course.