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  • 6 Months | Distance Learning
  • Distance Learning
  • Level 1 | Vocational

Course overview

This qualification will suit students aged 16+.

It would suit learners who need a little more time to settle into college life.

During the course we focus on adapting to change positively, developing and expanding on soft skills and exploring different progression options. The course is based in the Ipswich Campus over 3 days per week.
The course consists of 8 units, 4 are mandatory and 4 to be decided by the class.

The 4 mandatory ones are;

  • Healthy Lifestyles- looking at all aspects of healthy living- including nutrition, exercise, sleep, hygiene, health and relationships.
  • Personal Budgeting- looking at income, expenditure, banking, budgeting and debt avoidance.
  • Assertive Living- focusing on making positive decisions in different situations and developing coping strategies to assist assertive living for a positive outcome.
  • Preparing for Work- looking at job searching, CV writing, job application forms and interview preparation.

Explore your career options

If you are considering applying for this programme, why not explore your potential career progression routes using our handy tool.

You can explore live job vacancies, next level qualifications and apprenticeship standards in your local area. Not only this but you can also watch videos of real people talking about their experiences of working in your specific industry or occupation of interest.

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If this is the right course for you click Apply!
If you want to see what else is on offer in this area feel free to view the other courses.

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