Training and Development


Information in written form, links to websites and videos as well as online training will be available for you to work through.

*Some associations require you to create a log in - most here should all be free.


The Skills Toolkit is a new online platform giving access to free, high quality digital and numeracy courses to help people build up their skills and boost employability across the country. You can access the website here.

Please don’t forget Walsall's Online Parenting programmes are also available for free to anybody living in Walsall with a caring role for children – grandparents, parents, carers etc.  A new Online programme is due to be added shortly to an online package of programmes that focuses on family relationships. For more information please visit: Online parenting (

Walsall College courses

 Walsall College - Basic Digital Community Course.pdfDownload
 Walsall College - Community Arts & Crafts.pdfDownload
 Walsall College - Employability Cafe.pdfDownload
 Walsall College - Henna Classes at Hawbush Campus.pdfDownload
 Walsall College - Henna Classes at Whitehall Campus.pdfDownload
 Walsall College - Yoga Classes.pdfDownload
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Walsall College has a number of short training courses for people aged 19+ who are currently unemployed to help them get back into *work with many coming with a guaranteed job interview!

Our courses are in a variety of areas and take place at either our Hawbush Campus in Leamore or our Pioneer House Campus in Cannock! Take a look below at the list of short courses available:


Course Title




Non-Teaching Roles in Primary Schools – SMILE Education

1.       12th September – 29th September

2.       7th November – 24th November

9.30am – 2.30pm

1.       Pioneer House

2.       Pioneer House

**Introduction to Working in Retail – McArthurGlen Group

1.       12th September – 29th September

2.       3rd October – 20th October

3.       7th November – 24th November

9.30am – 4pm

1.       Pioneer House

2.       Hawbush

3.       Pioneer House

NHS Clinical Support Worker

1.       19th September – 7th October

2.       7th November – 25th November

9.30am – 4pm

1.       Hawbush

2.       Hawbush

General Labourer with free Green CSCS Card

1.       26th September – 7th October

2.       7th November – 18th November

3.       28th November – 8th December

9.30am – 4pm

1.       Hawbush

2.       Pioneer House

3.       Hawbush

 ***Warehousing/Forklift Truck Licence

1.       26th September – 13th October


2.       21st November – 8th December

 9.30am – 4pm

1.  Pioneer House


    1. Hawbush

Adult Social Care

1.       30th November – 9th December

9.30am – 3pm

1.       Pioneer House

 Our campuses are located at:

Hawbush Campus

Beeches RoadLeamoreWalsallWS3 1AG

Pioneer House Campus

Pioneer HouseMill StreetCannockWS11 0EF

Our Hawbush Campus is easily accessible via buses number 31, 32 and X51 from either Walsall town centre or Bloxwich, while our Pioneer House Campus is a short walk from both Cannock train station and bus station. Free car parking is available at our Hawbush Campus, whilst car parking is limited at our Pioneer House Campus.

If you have other commitments that mean you might need to leave the lessons slightly earlier or attend slightly later, you can always discuss that with our tutors before signing up for the course.

 *subject to eligibility criteria

**our ‘Introduction to Working in Retail’ course does not have a guaranteed job interview but it does give you a head start when applying for vacancies with McArthurGlen Group

***our ‘Warehousing/Forklift Truck Licence’ course does not come with a guaranteed job interview

For more information, please call 01922 651142, 07920084770 or email