Coastline work placements

Coastline work placements, starting in February, for people not in employment, in various roles within the organisation, some part time, some full time.

Awareness event at Cornwall College Camborne, on Tuesday 13 Feb, 11-1.

More information available: 5 Work placements page 1; 6 Work Placements page 2;Agency info on work placement; Work Placement Referral Form

Penwith College Higher Education taster session

A free taster session for people considering a Higher Education course in mental health, teaching, educational strategies, nutrition, business enterprise, catering, community, psychology and sports coaching.

Monday, January 22, 5 to 9pm (with a Networking Buffet provided), in Penzance.

Booking is essential via Eventbrite.

Truro College Higher Education taster sessions

Free taster sessions at Haven House, Truro, including a networking lunch.

Intro to Teaching Mon 5 February 09:00 Click to link to booking page
Project Management Mon 5 February 13:00 Click to link to booking page
Organisation, Management & HR Tue 6 February 09:00 Click to link to booking page
Event Management Tue 6 February 13:00 Click to link to booking page
Cost Control Wed 7 February 09:00 Click to link to booking page
Coaching Wed 7 February 13:00 Click to link to booking page
Marketing & PR Thu 8 February 09:00 Click to link to booking page
Employment Law Thu 8 February 13:00 Click to link to booking page
Leadership & Management Fri 9 February 09:00 Click to link to booking page
Mental Health & Wellbeing Fri 9 February 13:00 Click to link to booking page

Funding for the courses may be available, subject to eligibility.

Cn4C / National Trust

Level 2 Horticulture course, at National Trust Penrose, Helston. Running every Friday for 12 weeks, from 2 February. Fully funded for people over 19 who are looking for work, or employed for less than 8 hours per week. Places are limited.

Please download the poster for more information.

Penwith Community Development Trust

ESF-funded training for staff and volunteers in the third sector. Various courses planned, including leadership, social media, teams, coaching, and mental health awareness.

Download the poster for full details.


Level 3 awards in Education and Training, and Information, Advice and Guidance, 6-week courses, starting Feb, April and June. Funding may be available for some learners. Download the AET & IAG poster for more information.

6-day course for people wishing to work in the construction industry – a preliminary course to enable candidates to pass their CSCS test, for a ‘Labourers Card’. Download the CSCS poster for more information. This course is free for those in receipt of eligible benefits. Course starts 22 January.


Resilient You leadership programme for the care sector, commencing 1 February. Cost for this 7-day programme is £550.

The Resilient You programme gives learners the potential to recover from difficulties and assists with new ways of coping and growing in a stressful sector.

Full booking details and course details: Advert RY 2;  Resilient You Programme Plan