Spelling can be a nightmarish world of uncertainty for the one in six adults in the UK who struggle with literacy*. A clear, concise handbook, written specifically for adults and launched this week, promises to help.Spelling for Adults â€“ handbook launched – full story
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On Thursday 22 October the Calderdale College Course Representative Training and Student Union Elections took place at North Bridge Leisure Centre. We had a fantastic turn out with a record breaking 66 Course Representatives from a diverse cross section of courses and college sites attending.College Student Union Election results – full story
Christa Ackroyd, presenter of BBC's Look North, added sparkle to Calderdale Training's second Employers' Awards Evening this week. The Awards, held at Berties Banqueting Rooms in Elland, celebrated local employers' commitment to workforce development through training and apprenticeships.Christa adds sparkle to Employersâ€™ Awards Evening – full story
Rashad Bashir of West Yorkshire Trading Standards gave a presentation to BTEC National Business Studies students on Consumer Law.Consumer Law presentation – full story
We are used to hearing negative stories about rising unemployment in the media but this hasn’t stopped Hannah Laprell from gaining a new job in one of the UK’s exclusive health and beauty spas. The former student achieved Beauty Therapy Levels 2 and 3 before sending her CV to local salons and spas. Consequently Eastthorpe Hall contacted her firstly for an interview, followed by a trade test, where she had to massage the Head Therapist. Hannah’s professional approach, technical skills and bubbly personality made it an easy decision for the prestigious spa to make.Beauty Therapist gains job at prestigious spa – full story