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Courses and qualifications

Our goal is to improve your knowledge and skills so that you're in a great place to:

  • Get that first jobImage of blackboard with text - keep learning
  • Return to work
  • Work smarter and improve performance
  • Compete successfully for better jobs
  • Gain confidence in yourself and your abilities
  • Improve your wellbeing and resilience

Find a course

Courses fall into the subject areas listed in the menu to the left. Select a course category to view the full range of courses and qualifications available within that sector. Click on the course that interests you to find out all the details, including cost and how to enrol.

General information about fees and funding
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Course dates 

Classroom courses running soon are highlighted in the Upcoming courses section to the right. If you don't see what you're looking for, just give us a call to let us know what you need. There are no fixed start dates for work-based programmes so you can enrol at any time.

Upcoming courses

NEW: Learning disabilities and dementia awareness
24 February, Trowbridge

Equality & Diversity in the workplace
1 March, Chippenham

NEW: Understanding mental health problems
6 March, Trowbridge

NEW: Moving and handling people
17 March (am), Trowbridge

Supporting individuals with autistic spectrum conditions (level 3)
21 March, Chippenham

Level 3 Paediatric first aid 
22 March, Salisbury

Safeguarding adults - for managers of care services
23 March (am), Chippenham

Level 2 Award - Food safety in catering
4 April, Salisbury

Awareness of autistic spectrum conditions
6 April, Trowbridge

Emergency first aid at work
25 April, Salisbury

Learner feedback

"Thank you. The course content was excellent and so were you!"

"Thank you for the course, I enjoyed it very much and I am delighted that I passed the exam. I feel that I learnt a lot and I'm sure the knowledge will help me to improve the service that we offer."

"An excellent trainer, probably one of the best I’ve had lead any of the courses I’ve done, and pitched the whole day just right."

"The single best piece of training that I have received at Wiltshire or any other Council. It was brilliantly put together, delivered its messages superbly and had the right balance of teaching useful skills and challenging ideas."

"Thanks to you, and the rest of the excellent team for helping me to gain this qualification."

"Thank you very much for your help with mail merge. I found the added knowledge very useful and put the knowledge to use straight away - I felt confident and produced the goods."

“An excellent workshop, that really focused on the skills and methods required to have courageous conversations, very useful for both internal and external situations.”

“Very useful and informative, but fun too. Chris is an excellent trainer - personable, knowledgeable and interesting!”

"One of the best courses I've attended through Wiltshire Council, definitely worth doing."