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Hashem Shabani #GoodNewsStory

Hashem Shabani #GoodNewsStoryOur latest Good News Story goes to Hashem Shabani, Hashem completed the Antrec functional skills course successfully increasing his level of literacy to gain a place on our government funded taxi employability training.

The functional skills course Hashem completed is aimed at those who are currently working at entry level 2 or below in Literacy. This course benefits those who are aiming to get onto a training course but not working at a level which will help them complete. This course gears learners up to work at the required entry level 3 in Literacy to be eligible to complete one of our courses at Antrec. It is also an important skill to improve upon in order to gain employment, for example it can help you when filling out an application form or updating your CV.

After Hashem completed his functional skills course, he resat the bksb functional skills test, gained entry level 3 and was rewarded with a place on our next taxi employability course. This course offers people the chance to earn their taxi badge at no upfront cost, we support with the cost of your badge, medical and DBS application also. The course also makes our learners amongst the highest trained taxi drivers in the UK, training touches upon customer service, counter terrorism, disability awareness and healthy living. All important aspects of starting in the taxi trade. Throughout one of our work ready training programmes, you will be given high quality training, with grade 1 help and advice preparing you for your assessments and future career. After successfully passing one of our training courses you will be on your way to earning your badge and becoming a self employed private hire taxi driver.

Hashem showed incredible determination to complete his functional skills course, through his dedication and hard work he was able to gain access to our taxi employability course. Now after completing these two training courses which were government funded, so no cost to Hashem, he has been able to successfully gain his taxi badge and is now about to start his new career as a private hire taxi driver.

Well done and good luck in the future Hashem!

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