Webinars and courses

Upskill yourself whilst you’re looking for work through joining our webinars or taking a free course.

Webinars and courses

Upskill yourself whilst you’re looking for work through joining our webinars or taking a free course.

Our webinar schedule

Thurs 10th December: 12pm

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Contracting & Self-employment: Getting started

During the Covid 19 pandemic, Keep Britain Working is supporting as many people back into work as possible. This webinar will cast light on the world of contracting and self employment, the intention being to offer guidance and experience on alternative routes into work. We will have our expert panellists talk through the pros and cons of each alternative employment option, as well as delve into details – IR35, advice and support, preparation for making the move etc.

Tues 15th December: 12pm

Top tips to set up a successful side hustle

This year, with the damaging effects of furlough and covid to our careers, we think it might be beneficial to have another project on the go, in this webinar we will discuss the different side hustle options. Each panelist will share their own experiences, discussing what their main income and job is and what their side hustle is. They will then provide the audience with guidance and tips to succeed in starting up a successful side hustle. 

Past webinar

CV writing workshop 

Have been struggling to write your CV? Do you have a feeling it doesn’t do you justice? Join our webinar with a recruitment expert who will help you make sure your CV stands out and gives you the best chances of being selected to interview.

Our free courses

How to get a graduate job, from Graduate Coach

As a graduate, deciding which career path to choose, learning how to write a professional CV, and developing the interview skills to secure your dream job can be challenging – especially during these uncertain times. On this course, you’ll follow recent graduates through the highly competitive graduate job application process. Through their journeys, you’ll learn everything you need to know about the graduate job market.

Job search skills 

Increase your chances of finding a job through learning how to sell yourself to a prospective employer throughout the application process. You could also take the chance to improve your communication and interpersonal skills or boost your digital skills in order to increase your confidence in your job search.

Health & care courses

Even before the pandemic, there was a steady demand for health and social care jobs and with an aging population, it is likely that demand for these roles will continue to increase. From counselling skills to infection control, there are a variety of free courses to choose from.

Construction courses

The construction industry has seen significant growth in job opportunities over the past few months, and with government investment in nationwide infrastructure projects and a recent boost to the residential property market, this looks likely to continue. Upskill yourself in construction today!

Project Management courses

Project management is a versatile skill set that can apply to almost any industry from Technology to construction. Boost your CV with a course on project management that can help you with your next role.

Teaching & child care courses

Teaching and childcare is a relatively steady industry, with a variety of different positions to suit different lifestyles, from teaching english as a foreign language to caring for children and young people, take a free course to work out whether it’s the right career path for you.

Business courses

Learn the business basics with free courses covering a variety of topics from bookkeeping and business management to customer service and digital skills. Whether you want to boost your CV for a new job or learn the fundamentals to help you start your own busines, why not give one of these free courses a try?

Security courses

Explore the basics of network security, get a certificate in understanding data protection and data security or learn about principles of ethical hacking.