P453 ORACLE 453 Sun 7 Aug S4C 2030:10 SBECTEL  1/12     COURSES  AVAILABLE  NOW  Full details of all courses can be found in the OC prospectus, obtainable via the Hotline on 0235 555444. GETTING STARTED THE EFFECTIVE LEARNER: A GUIDE FOR PEOPLE STUDYING The course aims at helping you to undertake any course and become a more effective learner by acquiring a range of useful techniques. These include notetaking, memorising, revising, exams and managing your time. Cost: £9.95  More Guild Back-Up Noticeboard Competition
P453 ORACLE 453 Sun 7 Aug S4C 2030:41 SBECTEL  2/12     COURSES  AVAILABLE  NOW MAKE IT COUNT This course sets out to provide basic skills for handling numbers and  enable students to use fractions, percentages, decimals and do simple sums. Cost: £30 TYPE RIGHT This is —jmed at anyone who wants to improve their keyboard skills and is suitable for people just starting to use typewriters or computers as well as those who wnat to develop correct techniques or improve their speed. Cost: £60  More Guild Back-Up Noticeboard Competition
P453 ORACLE 453 Sun 7 Aug S4C 2001:01 SBECTEL  3 02     COURSES  AVAILABLE  NOW BUSINESS AND MANAGEMENT FIRM START: IS SELF-EMPLOYMENT RIGHT FOR YOU? Aimed at anyone considering setting up a small business, the course defines self-employment and encourages you to to assess your motivation, skills, resources and the strength of your business idea. Cost: £50 "FACHING AG DEMENT What makes a successful negotiator? This course gives you the skills to negotiate successfully. Cost: £195  Guild Back-Up Noticeboard Competition
P453 ORACLE 453 Sun 7 Aug S4C 2000:15 SBECTEL  4 82     COURSES  AVAILABLE  NOW IN AND OUT OF WORK WOMEN: THE WAY AHEAD Practical guidance for women looking to return to work, gain new skills or take on further learning. Cost: £35 PRACTICAL SKILLS AUTOCARE The course is designed for people who want to maintain a car in a safe and efficient condition, carry out simple repairs, or simply like cars. Cost £45  Guild Back-Up Noticeboard Competition
P453 ORACLE 453 Sun 7 Aug S4C 2041:10 SBECTEL  5/12     COURSES  AVAILABLE  NOW SERVICE SKILLS IT'S A DEAL A basic introduction to selling. Cost: £225  LOOKING AFTER CHILDREN A course for people who want to be involved in caring for the young. This includes school leavers planning to be first-time parents, nannies, playgroup workers, and others. Cost: £44 FOCUS ON CLEAN FOOD Aimed at anyone involved in the handling of food from kitchen porter to hotel manager. Cost £45 Guild Back-Up Noticeboard Competition
P453 ORACLE 453 Sun 7 Aug S4C 2001:00 SBECTEL  6 02     COURSES  AVAILABLE  NOW COMPUTERS AND THE DESIGNER Aimed at professional, supervisory and technical staff in manufacturing industries with a need for preparation and training in Computer Aided Design (CAD). Cost: £225 PRODUCT MODELLING SYSTEMS IN DESIGN Same as above. Cost: £225 COMPUTER AIDED INFORMATION SYS LS IN DESIGN For those who want to know more about the importance of computers in the design function. Cost: £225  Guild Back-Up Noticeboard Competition
P453 ORACLE 453 Sun 7 Aug S4C 2052:02 SBECTEL  7 82     COURSES  AVAILABLE  NOW BASIC CALCULATIONS This course will enable learners to carry out basic calculations, use numerical techniques to solve problems and use a calculator. Cost: £50 PNEUMATICS The course provides a complete guide to the theory and operation of pneumatic systems including the design and specification of installation and maintenance. Cost: £195 HYDRAULICS An introduction to hydraulic theory, design, installation and maintenance. Cost: £195 Guild Back-Up Noticeboard Competition
P453 ORACLE 453 Sun 7 Aug S4C 2052:10 SBECTEL  8/12     COURSES  AVAILABLE  NOW THE SUPER SERIES The course is designed to improve personal performance by providing knowledge and understanding of management. 42 units cover a range of business and management subjects. PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT This course is designed to help managers understand production principles and practice. Cost: £325 BOOKKEEPING FOR THE SMALL BUSINESS Aimed at anyone who wants to know more about the financial aspects of their job. Cost: £39  Guild Back-Up Noticeboard Competition
P453 ORACLE 453 Sun 7 Aug S4C 2050:04 SBECTEL  9      COURSES  AVAILABLE  NOW CHINA: THE BUSINESS BRIEFING This course is for anyone planning to do business in China and includes politics and economics, practical tips and audio and video tapes. Cost: £450 INDUSTRY AND TECHNOLOGY POWERBASE A course exploring the concept of electricity, which also provides a practical understanding of its operation and uses. Cost: £135 CIRCUIT TRAINING: A BEGINNER'S GUIDE TO ELECTRONICS Practical intorduction Cost: £135 Guild Back-Up Noticeboard Competition
P453 ORACLE 453 Sun 7 Aug S4C 2040:00 SBECTEL  10/12     COURSES  AVAILABLE  NOW DESIGN FOR ECONOMIC MANUFACTURE A guide to the complexity of design for economic manufacture. Cost:  WORKING EFFECTIVELY - MANAGING TIME This course helps managers to use their time more effectively and shows how to analyse the use of time. Cost: £195 PUB BUSINESS The course has been designed for busy landlords, area managers and tenants and offers a cvsiness development programme to increase knowledge and raise profits. Cost: £235  Guild Back-Up Noticeboard Competition
P453 ORACLE 453 Sun 7 Aug S4C 2041:00 SBECTEL  11/92     COURSES  AVAILABLE  NOW THE BUSINESS OF EXCELLENCE This course should improve company performance by showing how to implement innovation and how successful businesses work. Cost: £395 COMPUTERS IN BUSINESS For those who need to understand the business applications of computers. Cost: £44 UNDERSTANDING INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY A guide to the increasingly complex high-tech world we live in today. Cost: £44  Guild Back-Up Noticeboard Competition
P453 ORACLE 453 Sun 7 Aug S4C 2000:10 SBECTEL  12      COURSES  AVAILABLE  NOW EFFECTIVE MANAGEMENT This course is designed to develop managerial effectiveness and efficiency at all levels. It aims to develop self-awareness in managers and to enable them to contribute fully to the success of their organisations. Cost: £450 * If you want to find out more about any of the courses described here, you can contact the Open College at the address on page 451 or at one of the telephone numbers on page 452.  Guild Back-Up Noticeboard Competition