Sunderland College is gearing up to host a range of free RI:SE courses.
The six-week, two-day courses for unemployed people cover a variety of themes, including retail at Christmas, basic IT, business administration, hospitality, care, contact centre, get ready for employability and production/manufacturing.
Travel costs, childcare costs and lunch are included.
The courses will provide participants with training, teach them about their chosen new industry and provide them with the help they need to brush up their application and interview skills.
Tutors can also advise on job vacancies and help with childcare and travel costs.
The courses are delivered by industry professionals from across the region.
Call 511 6478 or 511 6744 for more information.