Monthly Archives February 2019

Leaflets

This video outlines why and how you might use persuasive language techniques and appropriate layout to create a leaflet. Video – 3 minutes
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Sequencing words

This video will talk you through how to use sequencing words properly to better structure your sentences. This will make it easier for you to get your point across when writing.   Video – 6 minutes
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5 tips for a successful interview

In this video we look at the essentials needed to successfully prepare for an interview. This is everything you need to make a good impression. Animated video – 2 minutes Associated materials: Sample poor CV Sample good CV Sample job advert for above
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Tackling a reading exam

Find out what you should know to get good results, get some helpful tips and tackle an actual Level 1 reading exam and get feedback on your answers. Module Associated files: Sample question paper Document 1  Document 2 Answer paper    
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Making subject and verb agree

Check your writing by matching up your verbs with the correct number of people or things doing the action. Learn the difference between singular and plural. Interactive module and quiz
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Good news stories

In a feature that we’d like to do more regularly, we look at some of the good news stories that have come from our classes. Feedback Paediatric First Aid Course Oct-Dec 18 One of the Mums that attended the course has contacted us to say that her son (18 months) was choking on a Fairy Liquid tab, and because of the techniques she had learnt from the course, was able to stop her child from choking. It was so lucky that she had done the training and it was invaluable. Wow! That’s a great thing and shows how important these
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Safe valentine

In time for valentines day the BBC is reporting on how many women are targeted by scams at this time of year. Criminals who commit romance fraud trawl through profiles and piece together information such as wealth and lifestyle, in order to manipulate their victims Police can investigate and help to provide support, but often cannot get the money back It is very simple for fraudsters to cover their tracks by masking IP addresses and using unregistered phone numbers Never send money to someone online you have never met Think twice about posting personal information which could be used to
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