Your participants will have access to content from different training programmes. These training programmes specialise in developing practical employability skills, as well as harder to teach soft skills, that will help them during and beyond their placement. These programmes are free to join, easily accessible and can continue to be used by participants, once their placements have finished.
The Skills to Succeed Academy is a free, interactive, online training programme focused on building the skills and confidence needed to choose the right career, find a job and achieve success in the workplace.
Created specifically to meet the needs of jobseekers, the Skills to Succeed Academy prepares young people for the entire journey into work. The free, online training features interactive video simulations which allow learners to practice real-life work scenarios in a safe environment. It is full of relatable characters and focusses on teaching young people how to do things for themselves, building their skills and confidence and empowering them to take ownership of their journey into employment.
The Skills to Succeed Academy contains over 70 modules split across two trainings: ‘Employability’ and ‘New Skills Now’. A suite of modules has been selected to form the core of the ‘In the Workplace’ and ‘Employability Skills’ course.
REGISTERING & ACCESSING THE MATERIALS
Movement to Work Participant Access:
Participants should register on www.s2sacademy.com, by clicking on ‘Register Now’ and using the learner access code: MTW123
- See the Advisor Quick Start Guide for tips on how to get started
- Go to www.s2sacademy.com, click on ‘Register Now’ and use the staff access code: MTW123STAF (Please do not share this code with learners)
- Staff have access to the ‘Advisor’ tab with resources to help run group sessions / guidance on how to facilitate independent study. For further information of the detailed support materials available to your staff, please see the ‘Support Materials’ section below.
The Digital Skills training will build participants knowledge and confidence of Digital Skills and explain how they are a core employability skill in today’s workplace.
Accenture Digital Skills is an innovative suite of bite-sized, animated learning that develops digital confidence and knowledge in those looking to enhance their employability or build a business.
The eight digital skills courses, all offered online through a leading open course provider – FutureLearn – help skill learners through social learning, interactive content and individual assessment capabilities. The courses cover a number of key digital skills, from the role digital plays in the world of work to social media and digital marketing. The courses take participants through basic and advanced concepts, including how to apply them. They help participants to make sense of the ever-evolving world of digital, helping them grow in confidence and stay relevant in today’s digital world.
REGISTERING & ACCESSING DIGITAL SKILLS
Staff can access Digital Skills content by following the steps below:
- Go to www.futurelearn.com/accenture
- Register with FutureLearn
- Sign up to any combination of courses
USING THE TRAINING CONTENT OUTSIDE OF YOUR MOVEMENT TO WORK PLACEMENTS
The training content is being made available for use as part of Movement to Work placements. If you would like to use the training more broadly beyond your Movement to Work placements, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.