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Personal & Social Development – UHPPKF20

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Let us help you to develop the skills you need to be successful in life and employment.
Start Date Wed 22 Sep 2021
Weeks 16
Time 09:15 - 14:45
CampusKeighley Civic Centre
Fee £260 * Exam Fee: £60


The primary purpose of this qualification is to enable you to operate independently and effectively in life, learning and work. It will help you to recognise a range of personal and social skills and will encourage and support you to develop them. Developing your personal and social skills will complement your learning in other areas, like vocational learning or functional skills.

This qualification has a wide range of units. You have the opportunity to develop your understanding and skills by selecting whichever units are appropriate to you.

The choice of units covers:

  • participating in community activities
  • reflecting on your own personal development
  • developing your problem-solving skills
  • learning about environmental issues
  • planning to live a healthy lifestyle
  • knowing your rights and responsibilities
  • planning and enjoying your leisure time
  • managing your money
  • sharpening up your social skills, people skills, and parenting skills
  • identifying which skills and qualities you need for work
  • how to identify and work towards set goals


This course will be the stepping stone to many other courses including Level 1 Personal and Social Development, Employability skills or other courses relating to your chosen career pathway


* Fee remission may be available for this course, visit Fees and Funding for further information

Part-time courses are term time only. See our term dates for further information.
Did you know that some of our courses are free if you earn less than £17,374.50? Call 01756 693 309 for further information.