Do you offer interest free payment on training courses?
Yes. We believe in giving everyone the chance to develop their skills and abilities. With our interest free payment option you can spread the cost of your course, enabling you to access more training while being affordable. This offer is available with both our Government funded training courses and our privately funded training courses.
Payments are quick, simple and easy to set up.
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What are the potential job roles for those working towards Level 5 in Leadership for Health & Social Care?
For candidates who work as managers, or assistant managers, in health and social care and children and young people’s services in the health and social care sector. Individuals working in: residential services for older people; residential services for younger adults; residential services for children; domiciliary care services; day services and community based services; adoption and fostering services. • Managers of residential services • Assistant managers of residential services • Assistant managers • Senior care workers • Day service managers • Day service assistant managers • Managers domiciliary services • Assistant mangers domiciliary services • Managers community based services.
What would happen if I decide to change jobs or employer?
This is not a problem. As long as your job is relevant to your course and your new employer agrees. Your new job would also need to be in the same geographic area as your last one.
Who should I contact if I need to cancel an appointment?
It is vital that you contact your Assessor as soon as possible if you need to re-arrange an appointment. If you cannot reach your Assessor please call the office and our colleagues will assist you.
What Diplomas do you offer?
At ABM Training we offer many types of Diploma qualifications:
  • Cleaning and Support level 2
  • Business and Administration level 2/3
  • Customer Service level 2/3
  • Childcare level 2/3
  • Hospitality and Catering level 2/3
  • Supporting Teaching and Learning - Teaching Assistants level 2/3
  • Hairdressing level 2/3
  • Health and Social Care level 2/3/5
Our Diplomas are provided at a range of levels to support both employers and employees and also provide training in the workplace. Our courses are an excellent way to gain a specific qualification in the skill area of your work. Contact us now to find out if funding is available for you or click on the 'our courses' page to find out more about the courses we offer.
What is an Apprenticeship?
An apprenticeship is a comprehensive qualification that encompasses Knowledge, Competency, Work skills, English and Maths. Please contact us to discuss your needs or click on 'our courses' page to find out what training we provide. We offer a range of apprenticeships for learners, funding is available depending on your age and employment status.
Can I get funding?
At ABM we work with a range of partner providers to ensure we secure funding available for the majority of work based learning courses that we deliver. Please contact us to discuss your individual needs as each case is looked at closely to make sure you are on the correct courses. The SFA provides funding for learners dependant on age and current qualifications. Contact us now to find out if funding is available for you or click on the skill area to find out more about the courses we offer.
Can I still work while I learn?
Work based learning gives you the opportunity to learn while you work and gain qualifications in your chosen profession. Work based learning is convenient and is designed to benefit the learner and the employer; it provides robust training and career progression. We work with you to decide the best time for you to be assessed and how you can complete all the knowledge required for the qualifications. Our assessors are flexible and have extensive experience in the skill area they deliver.
Where will I learn?
Apprenticeships and Diplomas are delivered in the workplace. We also have training centres where learners can attend should this be more convenient to the learner. After choosing the qualification units that suit your job, you will be assigned a tutor who will assess your knowledge and your competency in your skill, they will visit you at work to collect course work and to observe you working to the standards. Short courses are also delivered in the work place to groups of learners as required; employers will book these courses and invite their employees to attend.
How long will the course take?
Apprenticeships take a minimum of a year. Diploma course can take from 6 months to 18 months. The course length will be discussed with you during the application process.
Are there entry requirements?
You are required to be in employment and in a role relevant to the course. Some of our funded courses have specific requirements, please contact us for more detailed information.
How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed in the workplace by your assessor at a time which suits both you and your employer. We aim to meet with you every two weeks at a convenient time. Online tests may also be taken at work in a quiet location; we also have two training centres where you can arrange to meet your assessor.
How will I learn?
You will be assigned an assessor who will give you advice and guidance on your course. They will visit your place of work and set you work to complete; they will also observe you at work as part of the assessment strategy. You may have to sit online tests if you are required to as part of the qualification frame work. Your assessor will discuss this with you on their first visit, you can choose how you complete work with you assessor. Our assessors are very flexible and aim to support learners to achieve their qualification in a way which suits the learner.
What will I learn?
You will follow the standards set out by the awarding body and attain a nationally recognised qualification. You will complete a combination of mandatory and optional units that suits the job you currently do. You will be assessed on you knowledge and you competency.