Mark visits A4e Work training Programme(October 31, 2011)
On Friday 21st October Mark visited the A4e work programme, which is based within the Unicentre on Lord Street. Mark was able to observe and meet customers and advisors alike and see the Work Programme in action.
Above: Mark sees the work of A4e training in action
Mark was shown around by Julie Ann Bertholino, the Local Business Leader and Paul Harman, the Regional Development Director. Mark met the Preston A4e team and observed training sessions with Work Programme customers. He also had an opportunity to see a CV advice session which guides customers on how to build a CV that will highlight their strengths and abilities to potential employers.
The programme also delivers Money Advice Service sessions with customers on money management and debt.
Gillian Jones, a representative from Learning and Skills was on site to demonstrate how the programme’s relationship is assisting customers in work to gain a qualification or apprentices, as well as qualifications to up skill the employers work force.