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A School’s Guide to tv

Our guide provides a brief overview of qualifications, professional development and support that tv can offer your incredible staff.

At tv, we are extremely passionate about making a positive difference to people’s lives by providing excellent learning programmes and opportunities.

We have worked closely with over 480 schools to provide high quality training programmes, supporting schools and the wider education sector to meet their continuous professional development (CPD) requirements and to ensure staff have the knowledge and resources they need, both in and beyond the classroom. tv and our sister company ALS can provide these fully funded solutions because we are part of the Cardiff and Vale College Group, one of the largest college groups in the UK. Together we are the largest provider of skills-based training in Wales. With the support of tv funding tv and ALS can assist with upskilling your staff to match the unique needs of your school.

The qualifications, professional development opportunities and support that Schools Assist can offer your incredible staff:

  • Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools Level 2
  • Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools Level 3
  • Digital Learning Practitioner Level 3
  • Advice and Guidance Level 4
  • Project Management Level 4
  • Data Analytics Level 4
  • Information Security Level 4
  • IT – Higher National Certificate in Computing Level 4
  • Business Administration Level 3
  • Business Administration Level 4
  • Digital Skills for Business Level 1
  • Digital Skills for Business Level 2
  • Confidence Building
  • Resilience Skills
  • CIPD in People Practice Level 3
  • CIPD in Organisational Learning and Development (L&D) Level 5
  • CIPD in People Management Level 5
  • Essential Applications of Number Skills Level 1-3
  • Essential Communication Skills Level 1-3
  • Digital Literacy Skills Entry 1
  • Paediatric First Aid Level 3
  • First Aid at Work
  • Introduction to Mental Health Awareness Level 2
  • Understanding Mental Health in the Workplace for Managers Level 3
  • Health and Safety Level 2
  • Safe Moving and Handling Level 2
  • Risk Assessment Level 2
  • Health and Safety Award in the Principles of Fire Safety Level 2
  • Award in Food Safety in Catering Level 2
  • Award in Food Safety in Catering Level 3
  • Cleaning and Support Services Level 2
  • Facilities Management Level 3
  • Support Services Energy and Carbon Management
  • Award in Sustainability and the Green Environment Level 2

Help and advice

At tv we are committed to offering the best training opportunities in Wales. We want your pupils to make the right decision about their future and we have a team of experts on standby to make sure that happens. Working extremely closely with schools and sixth forms across South Wales, our dedicated ‘schools team’ supports teachers, educators and careers advisors in delivering the most useful and relevant information to students from Year 7 through to Year 13.

We aim to help local schools and sixth-form colleges give the very best information and advice to young people about their future prospects. Through a range of workshops, presentations, talks and bespoke sessions, our team can work closely with your staff, and give extremely helpful, impartial advice to all of your pupils who will be thinking about what to do when they leave school.

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Services we can provide for schools and pupils:

Our presentations give an engaging overview of tv and the courses and opportunities we offer to post-16 pupils. Presentations can be tailored to specific year groups.

Suitable for Year: 10, 11, 12 and 13
Duration: Half hour
Delivery: Face-to-face, pre-recorded video and/or live Q&A via Microsoft Teams.

If your school is organising a career fair, we are happy to come to talk to your pupils about the opportunities offered by tv. We can tailor our delivery to your individual needs. We can also bring along interactive ‘have a go’ equipment which showcases the routes we have on offer and allows pupils the opportunity to try out new skills through a range of fun and interactive activities.

Suitable for Year: All years
Duration: Full or half days
Delivery: Face-to-face

We run CV writing and interview preparation workshops, as well as supporting mock interviews, helping to prepare pupils for the world of work.

Suitable for Year: 10, 11, 12 and 13
Duration: Full or half days
Delivery: Face-to-face

Pupils will be given the opportunity to have a tour of their nearest delivery centre and its facilities. They can also take part in specific taster sessions where they will experience the different courses we have available. You can request a specific area of interest and we will try our best to meet your needs.

Suitable for Year: 10, 11 and 12
Duration: Half day
Delivery: Face-to-face

If you are interested in one of our courses, booking any of our activities or to find out more information, email ԴڴǰٳٰԾԲ.ǰ.ܰor call 029 2270 7070.