What qualification do I need to offer myself as a private cook for lunches and dinners?

January 15th, 2014

I would like to offer myself as a cook in private homes for lunches and / or dinners for up to ten people. What courses do I need to follow to get the right qualifications?

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Icebreaker Activities Ideas for Adult Teachers – Part 2

December 17th, 2013

Continuing from the last time when we discussed some good icebreakers, here are some more tips to stir up your class.

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5 Teaching and Training Myths Busted

December 3rd, 2013

Every profession has its own myths and legends and it’s no different when it comes to teaching and training. The internet, news articles and even specialist books are full of different misconceptions about teaching and teachers – their work and what makes them good and successful educators.   It’s time to break free from those myths and to show that they are not true and have never been true in the first place !

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Icebreaker Activities Ideas for Adult Teachers

December 2nd, 2013

Here you are. You’ve completed your Level 3 Award in Education and Training and your first day of teaching is looming. You are prepared and ready to go except for one thing; you want your students to warm to you and each other. It’s a potentially awkward situation. What can you do? Icebreakers.

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Bleeding – how to help

November 20th, 2013

Knowing how to help somebody who is wounded and bleeding is a vital first aid skill.  You might find yourself dealing with this sort of situation at work or at home, or even when you are out and about with friends and family.   Read the rest of this entry »