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Personal And Social Skills - Entry Level Award

If you would like to Apply/Enrol to this course, please click the 'APPLY' or 'ENROL' button now. (If there is more than one course listed, select the course with the start date and location that best suits you.) If the course is currently full, it will be unavailable for Application, but you can request more information or ask to be placed on a waiting list by clicking the 'ENQUIRE' button and completing a short form. If you would like more information about the course, please call our friendly team on 01724 297146.

Course NameStart DateEnd DateStart TimeEnd TimeSite 
Personal And Social Skills - Entry Level Award - Thursday mornings06/06/202425/07/202409:3014:30Ashby Community HubAvailable for applications

Will I have to pay fees?

We need to check what course you are enrolling on and what your age and income status is first. You may be entitled to a free or reduced cost place if you are in receipt of benefits, you depend financially on someone who does, or are working but on a low wage (£20,319 annual gross salary)

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Course Description


Award in Personal and Social Skills

Content & Overview
This course aims to support your personal growth and give you the skills to live as independently as possible, so you can play an active role in your own community and develop a fulfilling social life.

The course has 6 credits. You will choose different units with your tutor.
These may include:

·Being part of a group
·Healthy Eating
·Using Social and Leisure Facilities

Suitable for
Adults preparing for employment, independent living, further learning or adult life in general.

Entry requirements
You will need to come and meet a tutor to see if this is the right course for you.
You need some English skills to write in a workbook.
Your 19th birthday must have been on or before 31 August 2023.
You will need to do an induction.

Why study here?
It is a nice place to learn. We have very friendly staff who will work with
you on the course.

How will this course benefit me?
Upon the completion of this qualification, you should have a greater understanding of the skills required to live as independently as possible, you will have learnt importance of playing an active role in your community and you should have developed more fulfilling social life.

Attendance and Learning Assessment
You need to come to class every week. You must be on time and stay for the full lesson.
You must try your best each lesson.

You will be internally assessed via completion of a portfolio of evidence demonstrating how you meet the qualification criteria set by the Awarding Body. This will include tutor assessment, witness statements, tutor observations, real work products.

There will be no formal examination.

Course Delivery
This is a face-to-face classroom-based course with live lessons and set teaching times.

You should be willing to join in with class discussions and activities.

Application method
If you would like to apply for this course, you can click on the “Apply Now” button above and complete an online application form.
You can also come into Ashby Community Hub where a member of our friendly team can help you to complete a paper form if this is easier.
A member of our Customer Service Team will check your eligibility and forward your application to a course tutor.
If you require more information about this course, please use this link:- Course Information Enquiry to enquire from our website or telephone our Customer Service Team on 01724 297146.

The primary progression route from these qualifications is into independent or supported living.

Additional information
You will need to bring paper and a pen with you. You may also find it useful to have a folder to keep your work in.

Most of our courses are currently offered FREE OF CHARGE.  However, in order to satisfy ESFA funding requirements, we may need information from you regarding your personal circumstances. If you need any more information, please contact our Customer Service team on 01724 297146.