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Supported Employment Techniques

14/02/23 to 10/03/23
Education & training

Course dates: 

14th & 15th February 2023

27th & 28th February 2023

9th & 10th March 2023

Cost: £500 +vat (members), £625 +vat (non-members)

* ONLY 10 places remaining and you still have time to book *

This course offers a comprehensive overview of the supported employment process. The course is not accredited but is based on the knowledge requirements for the National Occupational Standards for Supported Employment and the underpinning knowledge of the certificate course

The course will be delivered using Zoom over 6 morning sessions (9.30am to 1pm) and is suitable for Supported Employment practitioners, schools and college tutors and support workers.

The course covers:

  • the core values of supported employment
  • the principles of vocational profiling
  • employer engagement
  • job matching
  • health & safety and risk assessment
  • in-work support and structured training

Further information about the learning aims and content is available on our training pages. Please contact us if you require further information. A booking form is attached below.

Level 3 Certificate for Supported Employment Practitioners


CHANGE OF DATES This course will now run on the following dates

16th & 17th March 2023,  9.30am - 1pm each day 

27th & 28th April 2023,  9.30am - 1pm each day 

8th & 9th June 2023,  9.30am - 1pm each day 

11th & 12th September 2023, 9:30am - 1pm each day

Cost: £1500+vat

* 15 places available *

This Level 3 Certificate course is accredited by Gateway Qualifications and we are inviting applications to join the course which is delivered by BASE.

The certificate is suitable for job coaches, managers of employment support services, work experience coordinators, college staff supporting internships. It covers the core values and 5 stages of supported employment.

General information about the course, including a pdf of the evidence requirements is available here,  but please contact us if you have specific queries.

Delivered online using Zoom, we deliver 8 half-days of training to give the underpinning knowledge and offer extensive support through our assessors. A workplace assesssment and professional discussion will form a part of the assessment process.

Learners will have 12 months to complete a portfolio demonstrating how they meet the course evidence requirements.

You must be able to have opportunities to meet the evidence requirements to successfully complete the course.

To book a place, please use the booking form below.

Commissioned courses

We are available for services to commission courses for their staff teams. It may be possible to arrange for additional delegate places to be made openly available if you don't have sufficient numbers for a dedicated course. Courses are available in:

  • Job Coach training
  • DisabilityAwareness for Employers: Recruiting and retaining a diverse workforce
  • Developing and Managing Supported Internship programmes
  • Employer Engagement

Contact Nerise Oldfield-Thompson, Operations Manager, InclusiveTrading on 07501 095980 or email nerise.oldfield@base-uk.org for more info or Click here for our brochure


Associate Trainers

BASE also works with a range of freelance trainers who deliver training on a variety of topics including TSI, Job retention case management - click here to view their details.

Please contact us if you are interested in becoming an associate of BASE.