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The Waltham Forest College Employment Academies are designed to help those unemployed or on a low income receive the skills and support needed to enter into a variety of industries. Read more about the Employment Academies below and see which courses are currently on offer.

If you are interested in any of the courses below, click the links to apply online. Alternatively, you can contact the College Team at 020 8501 8236 or melissa.mann@waltham.ac.uk.

Social Care Academy

The Social Care Academy aims to train those who are unemployed or on a low income for work in the Social Care Sector. Due to the number of employment opportunities in this sector, we will be working with our employers to move learners straight into the workplace.

Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care is funded by the European Social Fund.

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Digital and Creative Academy

The Root to Success course is a great introduction to social media, media production and how you can use tactics and digital tools to navigate to success in your career.

Green and Digital Academy

The Green and Digital Academy has been designed to support the Green and Digital Sectors with a skilled workforce. These industries are growing at a significant pace and require skilled workers to maintain a competitive edge. There are lots of opportunities available for stable and long-term careers across the sectors.

    • Railway Engineering Level 2

Find out more about the Railway Engineering course in this short video.

Hospitality Academy

Our Hospitality Academy currently focuses on supporting individuals to achieve their SIA License (for FREE) which will support them into the Professional Security and Customer Service Industries.

  • First aid, Security and Customer Service Level 2

Upon successful completion of this course, you will gain a FREE SIA License.

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