Coastal Pathways FREE Courses

Coastal Pathways is a fully funded training programme. It supports people in coastal communities to develop their skillset and increase suitability for a range of employment opportunities. If you’re interested in working in retail or hospitality sectors and live in an Essex* coastal community, please fill out the enquiry form below.
* This includes political Essex (excludes Southend & Thurrock)
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Coastal Pathways Customer Service course

Coastal Pathways 3 week Customer Service course will enable you to progress onto the NCFE Level 2 Customer Service. You will develop essential knowledge of how to carry out customer service tasks such as how to manage information and support events including:

  • Principles of Customer service delivery
  • Communication
  • Understand customers’ needs

Cost: Fully funded training programme

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Principles of Team Leading

In this 6 week Principles of Team Leading course, you will receive a unit accreditation from NCFE. You will also be able to progress onto the full NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Team leading upon completion. You will complete self study for 6 weeks with 2 taught tutor sessions during this time.

Cost: Fully funded training programme

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What to do next

To be eligible for this training, funded by the Coastal Community Fund, you must provide the postcode of where you live or work to demonstrate your eligibility. Please complete the contact form below and a member of our team will be in contact shortly.

If you do not live in a political Essex coastal town, we offer more opportunities, many of which are fully funded. View more qualifications and skills for employment.