Civil Service Application Training

  • Croydon
  • Strive Training
  • 25-30 hours per week


Strive Training is a well established independent training provider with the key aims and objectives of empowering individuals to help them realise their potential through gaining the skills and qualifications they need to get into work.


  • We offer adult learners a range of short courses.
  • We also deliver courses to respond to sector and employer needs which include sector-based work academy programmes and lone parent programmes.
  • We are also proud to be active in the prison education sector.

“Providing opportunities to help each and every individual reach their full potential and exceed their expectations by delivering excellence in training, and creating sustainable and strategic partnerships.”



Course content

  • Improve your CV, job application and job interview skills – and earn an accredited qualification in Employability Skills.
  • Get an inside understanding of the Civil Service’s recruitment process
  • Hear directly from Civil Servants about what it’s like to work for the government
  • Following the course you will have additional support, if required, in applying for the civil service roles through a session with our employer engagement team.

Course Dates:

  • November 30th
  • December 7th

This is home based learning over 5 days


Course times:

Monday to Friday

9:30am - 12:30pm


1:30pm - 3:30pm


Eligibility to join course you must be:

  • Over 19yrs old
  • JCP/DWP customer only from linked with one of the 5 JCP’s in Croydon, Sutton & Merton (Purley, Croydon, Thornton Heath, Sutton and Mitcham)
  • Proof of ID (passport/DL) and Proof of benefit.


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