FREE Courses Now Available!!

On behalf of ILM Business Solutions and The Skills Network, VARB are offering FREE distance learning courses to volunteers and staff of the VCFS.   The Skills Network is one of the UK’s most successful providers of technology-enabled training and skills solutions.  With numerous courses available, they help individuals to increase their skill set. Whether it be for job opportunities or to simply gain knowledge of a certain subject, The Skills Network’s nationally recognised qualifications are available to people aged 19+, and for those who have been living in the EU for more than three years. If you would like to find out more about any of the courses below or enrol (stating which course) please contact volunteer@varb.org.uk or call 01737 762115.

  • Business Growth & Improvement
  • CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Awareness of Mental Health Problems
  • CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Common Health Conditions
  • CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Information, Advice  or Guidance
  • CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Introducing Caring for Children and Young People
  • CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care
  • CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Dementia Care
  • CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Working with Individuals with Learning Difficulties
  • CACHE Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Care Planning
  • CACHE Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of End of Life Care
  • CACHE Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of the Prevention & Control of Infection in Health Care Settings
  • CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Autism
  • CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Dignity & Safeguarding in Adult Health & Social Care
  • CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Nutrition and Health
  • CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding the Care and Management of Diabetes
  • CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding the Safe Handling of Medication in Health & Social Care
  • NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Cleaning Knowledge and Skills
  • NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Equality & Diversity
  • NCFE Level 2 Extended Certificate in Understanding Stewarding at Spectator Events
  • NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Team Leading
  • Nutrition, Health & Food Awareness
  • NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Customer Service
  • Reception & Administration Duties
  • NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Business Administration