Through our partnership with Glasgow Kelvin College, the Base now offer access to free training courses for local people. Whether you are looking to get back into work, are interested volunteering or would just like to learn some new skills we have something for everyone.
If you don't see what you are looking for please get in touch to let us know what you would like to see in future.
To book a place either call Veronica on 0141 613 2777 or you can email
Emergency First Aid (REHIS)
This is a fully certified, one-day course covering CPR, bandaging, how to manage incidents, infection control, heart attacks, strokes, fractures, other illnesses and legislation.
Date (s): Thurs 9th September 2021
Time 09.15 - 16.00
Currently running as an SQA National Level 3. Spaces are available but not at the SQA National Level at the moment.
Date: Tuesday & Friday mornings
Time: 10 - 12
Due to Covid-19 these session are taking place online. Contact us if you would like to take part
Jobs & Business Glasgow
This is offered as a confidential one to one service which is tailored to your needs and circumstances. You can use these sessions to create a new CV, participate in Information, Advice and Guidance, complete a job application, undertake job search or prepare for an interview.
Time: Friday mornings contact 0300 123 2898 to make an appointment.
Internet, Email and IT for beginners
Food Hygiene (REHIS)
This one day course covers all aspects of Food Hygiene and will be available in the Autumn term. Please contact us for further details or to reserve a place.
Date (s); Thursday 9th August 2021
Time: 09.15 - 16.00
Run in partnership with Glasgow Life this new IT course is suitable for those with little or no IT skills. This flexible course can be delivered to suit your needs and is run by an experienced and patient tutor.
Due to Covid19 the computer classes are cancelled
Date: Every Wednesday.
Time: 10.00 - 12.00
You are welcome to drop in and use our Learning Centre at any time. The facilities are free and can be used for work, study, shopping, web browsing or online banking. If you feel less confident using technology our staff are here to help.
Date: Monday to Friday
Time: 09.00 -17.00
Our computer suite is closed due to Covid19. We will update when this reopens.
Health & Safety (REHIS)
This fully certified, one-day course covers a wide variety of subjects such as slips, trips and falls, risk assessment, fire, electricity, manual handling, COSHH (Control of Substances Hazardous to Health) and legislation.
If you have a valid REHIS Elementary Health & Safety Certificate you can apply for a CSCS green card (Construction Skills Certificate Scheme) which is required if you want to work within the construction industry, however, you will need to apply for this with another training provider and charges may apply.
Date(s); Thursday 16th September 2021
Time: 09.15 – 16.00