The Vikings Learning Centre offers a range of brilliant opportunities for people looking to gain education, employment or training. If you want to get a sense of what we can offer, take advantage of our three-week taster programme.

What Is The Course?

You will study for an NCFE Level 1 Award in Employability Skills, which will give you a foundation in some of the key skills for gaining and keeping employment.

What Does It Cover?

You will gain key skills to apply for work and be part of a team. This will include writing a CV, gaining interview skills and building your personal skills. 

How Can This Course Help Me?

Not only will you learn about key skills for work, you’ll also be given the opportunity to put them into practice with short work-experienceplacements.

Many people have the opportunity to enjoy work placements within Widnes Vikings, for example working on match-days or supporting with administration. Our team will help you to find suitable work vacancies and provide support to apply for them, for example with mock interviews or assistance to develop your job applications.

By taking part in course, the Vikings Learning Centre team will also be able to provide you with a reference.

Key Information

• This course runs all year and you can apply for it at any point.
• The programme takes 3 weeks to complete, running every  Monday and Tuesday.
• You will be based at the Halton Stadium.
• A free bus pass is available (subject to eligibility).

Find Out More...

To find out how you can benefit from the Vikings Learning Centre, contact Liam Clark, Head of Education, on:

liamc@widnesvikings.co.uk / 0151 495 2250.