Looking for your next CPD opportunity?

Ascentis are hosting a number of free CPD events this term which are now open for bookings, please book quickly to avoid disappointment 

Access to HE: Enhancing Opportunities for Adults

Thursday 6th February 2020 – Birmingham – 11:00am-15:00pm

The event will focus on upcoming changes to the Access to HE Diploma, Retention, Recruitment and Supporting Online Learning.

Guest Speakers include:

  • Julie Mizon – Access Manager at the QAA – ‘Changing Times, Changing Lives’
  • Distance Learning Centre speaking on 'Supporting Online Learners'
  • The City of Liverpool College speaking on Retention and Recruitment strategies
  • Activate Learning speaking on Recruitment & Retention strategies and their relationship with the NHS

Enhancing Learner Resilience: Preparation for Life, Work and Further Education

Wednesday 25th March 2020 – Durham – 10:30am-15:00pm

The CPD event will include Keynote speakers from Young Minds and Go Train Ltd. Young Minds will also be holding an interactive workshop and you will have the opportunity to share best practice.

Employability: Delivering Skills to Adult Provision – Free CPD Event

Friday 27th March 2020 – Birmingham 11:00am-15:00pm

This event will be tailored to independent training providers that focuses on delivering employability skills to adult provision.

We will be showcasing the Ascentis qualifications and at the event you will hear guest speakers including Beej Kaczmarczyk. Further speakers will be announced.

For further information or to book a place click here, alternatively you can contact the team on hello@Ascentis.co.uk.

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