Advice Skills Academy is an ESF funded partnership project between Citizens Advice services in the Liverpool City Region, working together to co-ordinate learning and development activity as part of developing positive learning environments.

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  NEW: Advice Skills Academy Training
New Learning Events have been added to the Calender. 

  Coming Soon: We’re arranging dates for
- Mental health awareness for frontline workers.
- Stay well, stay focused – skills and strategies for managing high workloads in advice services.

  UPDATED: ASA Mentoring Programme (New Date)
Advice Skills Academy is introducing a partnership-wide mentoring programme that will provide a way for people to share their skills, knowledge and experience across organisations, and across the ASA partnership.

  NEW: September 2018 - Newsletter
Features this month include 3 NEW Bitesize Learnings and an update on our exciting new Advice Skills Academy Mentoring Programme.

  NEW: Learning Story
Emma Cook, CEO RAISE

Learning Events

Upcoming

Oct
9
Tue
all-day Mentoring – One day’s Mentor Tra...
Mentoring – One day’s Mentor Tra...
Oct 9 all-day
Mentoring - One day’s Mentor Training
Ideal for those who want to pass on their knowledge and experience, this mentoring    training will give you the knowledge and understanding to enable you to mentor people from across the Advice Skills Academy partnership. This one day session will help you to understand: The nature and purpose of workplace ... Read More
Nov
8
Thu
10:00 am Managing Projects – Thursday 8 a...
Managing Projects – Thursday 8 a...
Nov 8 @ 10:00 am
Managing Projects - Thursday 8 and Thursday 22 November 2018 (1.5 days)
Thursday 8 and Thursday 22 November 2018 (1.5 days) Projects play a key part in the delivery of services these days, so knowing how to plan and manage them is becoming an increasingly in-demand set of skills. This course is ideal if you  are planning projects, fundraising for projects, or ... Read More
Nov
19
Mon
10:00 am Leading and Motivating a Team Ef...
Leading and Motivating a Team Ef...
Nov 19 @ 10:00 am
Leading and Motivating a Team Effectively - Monday 19 November and Wednesday 5 December (1.5 days)
Monday 19 November and Wednesday 5 December – one and a half days training Ideal if you’re a new leader, or you’re looking to move into leadership roles, this course covers all you need to know to help motivate and lead teams. Delivered over one and a half days over ... Read More
Nov
22
Thu
10:00 am Managing Projects – Thursday 8 a...
Managing Projects – Thursday 8 a...
Nov 22 @ 10:00 am
Managing Projects - Thursday 8 and Thursday 22 November 2018 (1.5 days)
Thursday 8 and Thursday 22 November 2018 (1.5 days) Projects play a key part in the delivery of services these days, so knowing how to plan and manage them is becoming an increasingly in-demand set of skills. This course is ideal if you  are planning projects, fundraising for projects, or ... Read More
Dec
5
Wed
10:00 am Leading and Motivating a Team Ef...
Leading and Motivating a Team Ef...
Dec 5 @ 10:00 am
Leading and Motivating a Team Effectively - Monday 19 November and Wednesday 5 December (1.5 days)
Monday 19 November and Wednesday 5 December – one and a half days training Ideal if you’re a new leader, or you’re looking to move into leadership roles, this course covers all you need to know to help motivate and lead teams. Delivered over one and a half days over ... Read More

Learning Stories

Organisationally we’ve spent a lot of time exploring the Business Model Canvas as a tool for planning and communication recently. We are keen to offer the highest level of service we can to our clients, and so as new ideas surface that can support them in the design and development of their businesses, we want to jump on that and see how effective it can be.

Click to read Maggie's full learning story.
Maggie O'Carroll
Maggie O’Carroll
CEO The Women’s Organisation

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Advice Skills Academy
c/o Citizens Advice Halton
Lugsdale Road
Widnes
WA8 6DJ

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