Whats Happening

Here you can read all about what we’ve been up to at DEAP, our latest blog posts and our news, as well as up-and-coming events to put in your diary.

Recent Blog posts

NextSteps2 Stepping Out of Lockdown

April 30th, 2021

With restrictions lifting, our NextSteps2 support workers had the opportunity to go for a walk around the Forfar Loch with one of their young people. It was great to be able to reconnect in such a beautiful environment and take a chance to blow away the cobwebs of the past…

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DEAP Offering New Online Training Sessions!

April 29th, 2021

Every day between 11-12 we will have remote training with an experienced member of staff on the following topics: Mondays             CV Training Tuesdays             Applications/Cover Letters Wednesdays       Interview Skills Thursdays            Employer Expectations Fridays                 Dealing With Rejection For clients studying CSCS, remote training is also available Wednesday and Friday 11-12. Please contact…

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DEAP Kickstarts New Opportunities!

April 22nd, 2021

In April 2021, DEAP was proud to welcome aboard five new members of staff as a part of the Kickstart Program sponsored by the Scottish Government. The Kickstart Scheme is a six month paid job with a local employer. It provides a fully funded opportunity for young people to gain…

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ITA Funding Applications Extended!

April 22nd, 2021

ITA funding has been extended until the end of February 2022, or 28,000 applications, whichever comes first. DEAP offers Social Care and CSCS courses through ITA funding. If you wish to apply, you can do so through My World of Work with the link below. https://www.myworldofwork.co.uk/learn-and-train/course/search?rad=20&prov=DEAP&page=1

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Upcoming Events

Online Training for CSCS

April 22nd, 2021 | 10:00

DEAP is now offering online sessions to our EF and ITA clients working on their CSCS green card. These take place on Wednesdays and Fridays from 11am to 12pm, and are done through Teams. If you would like to participate, please get in contact with your trainer or by emailing…

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DEAP Centres and Pearson Vue Reopened for CSCS Testing

April 6th, 2021 | 10:00

As of 7th April, DEAP centres in Dundee and Fife are open for Health and Safety Level 1 testing. Also, Pearson Vue is now open for CITB Operatives Testing. We will be testing on Wednesdays and Fridays in April at 10 and 11:30am, and Fridays in May at 10, 11:30,…

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Announcement from British Safety Council

March 31st, 2020 | 08:00

30 March 2020   Dear Learner   Notification of the withdrawal of the British Safety Council Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in a Construction Environment   We are writing to inform you that the British Safety Council is no longer in a position to offer the above qualification…

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Customer Update

March 19th, 2020 | 12:00

You will have heard lots in the news and online about Cornoavirus and how it is creating challenges for people to access and deliver services and support. It is important that we look after each other and do what we can to protect ourselves and to stop the virus from…

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