Personal and social development

This course will give you the opportunity to improve your resilience, gain proper goal setting practices and give you the tools to achieve your potential.

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Course overview

At a glance




2 weeks



About the course

Participants will gain an awareness of themselves, their skills and their barriers to achieving their goals.

Participants will identify their career aspirations and we’ll support them with the actions and steps to help achieve the goals.

We’ll build the practical employment skills as well as essential skills employers look for in new recruits.

A range of life and work skills such as effective communication are built into the course so that participants are more confident and ready for the next step in their journey to employment.

This course is cost-free to learners.

Is this course right for you?

Eligible for 19+ and who lives in Kirklees, Bradford or Liverpool City Region. This course is open to anyone who wants to develop as an individual.

Elqira Wiglet

My trainers were very supportive, so it wasn’t long before I successfully completed my diploma.

Elwira Wiglat, Senior Support Worker, Pinfold

What you’ll learn

You will gain and develop basic employment and personal skills,

Topics covered will include:

  • Basic skills and knowledge to source, apply and secure a suitable job
  • Personal development skills such as goal setting
  • Essential skills employers look for in new recruits

Need more information?

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How you’ll learn

Participants will be supported by highly skilled, professional and experienced who are able to share their expert knowledge and insight with course attendees.

You will have access to a range of resources enabling you to carry on and continue your learning after the course as well as having materials to refer back to.

Frequently asked questions

What is personal and social development?

The personal and social development level 1 course focuses on improving resilience, goal setting practices and gaining the tools to achieve your potential.

What are the main areas of focus for personal and social development?

The main areas of focus for personal and social development are goal setting, applying for jobs, interview skills and gaining essential skills that employers look for when hiring new team members.

Ready to take the next step?

Let’s talk. You’re only a few clicks away from enquiring about this course. Don’t delay, get in touch and start something exciting today!