Free training sessions


We support our customers to live independent lives and make their aspirations a reality by providing accredited and non-accredited training sessions. To help deliver this training, we invest our income from our professional academy into One Housing Foundation.

Transform & Achieve

If you feel stuck in your current circumstances or are struggling to make the progress you need to achieve your goals, we can help.

We're offering free access for residents and customers to an innovative service called Transform & Achieve. Funded by J.P. Morgan, the training programme focuses on mind, body and skills to take you to a new place.

Experienced Transform & Achieve coaches partner with our own Employment team to support your journey towards employment, training or simply a state of wellbeing.

Through a mix of online group sessions and one-to-one coaching, they will help you:

  • Learn skills that get your noticed and lead to job success
  • Make good impressions and get the best out of yourself
  • Use the skills you already have to their best potential
  • Develop the ability to master your emotions
  • Manage your money effectively
  • Understand how your diet affects your performance.

How to apply

To learn more about the programme and its benefits, please download the flyer. To register your interest and book a place onto an online 45-minute information session, please contact Jermaine Jones, T&A Enrolment Officer via jermaine@transformandachieveonline.com.

‘Go For It’ High Street Enterprise Start-up Support Programme

Do you live in Tower Hamlets and want to start your own high street enterprise in the borough?

We’re working with the Tower Hamlets Council to offer residents an opportunity to participate in the free ‘Go For It’ High Street Enterprise Start-up Support Programme.

You will be able to access resources, workshops and one-to-one expert advice to:

  • Develop your enterprise idea
  • Work out what you need to start and grow a high street business
  • Develop your entrepreneurial skills
  • Plan market research
  • Develop a marketing and sales plan
  • Prepare a budget
  • Learn about customer service
  • Manage cash flow and finance.

Eligibility

You must be a Tower Hamlets resident.

You don’t need any prior knowledge or experience to enrol on the Starting Up in Business course, but you should have developed or be keen to develop your own business idea.

Anyone who has just started running their own high street business, or is thinking of doing so, will also benefit.

You will need a good level of spoken and written English to enrol on this course and access to IT.

How to apply

If you’re interested in the programme, please fill in the application form. You will then be contacted a member of staff who will answer any questions you may have.

For further information, please contact Patricia Bolan via email  trish@goforittowerhamlets.uk or call 07845926162.

You can also visit the website here.

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Employment service

Our free and impartial employment service is available for all our residents looking for a job, training or work experience.