Award in Developing Leadership Skills Level 1
Develop your leadership skills and improve your employability skills and personal growth on this valuable vocational course.
Level: Level 1
Purpose: Personal and Professional Development
Guided Learning Hours: 8
Duration: 2 days
Next Course: 30 October – 31 October 2019
What are the qualifications about?
You will develop your leadership skills and improve your prospects of gaining or progressing in employment or doing further study. You will also develop your confidence and be able to apply your new skills in your work, education, and leisure life.
Who are they for?
You may want to study leadership, or transfer your learning onto related courses such as Business, Management and Sport Leadership. Alternatively, you may want to push forward in your career.
What do I need?
You should hold Entry Level 3 Maths and English.
Why choose Ruskin College?
As an adult community college, Ruskin is the ideal place for you to develop your leadership and employability skills. We offer small class sizes, a supportive and friendly environment and high quality teaching.
What sorts of things do they cover?
You’ll cover things like:
- Developing Leadership Skills
- Understanding the Skills involved in being an effective leader
- Understanding the relationship between a leader and team member
How will I learn and be assessed?
You will be assessed through practical activities.
How long do they take?
Guided learning hours
Guided learning hours are the hours you spend learning with your training provider or on your own. The guided learning hours for this qualification are:
- Level 1: 10 hours
Usual course length
Completing the Level 1 usually takes:
- 2 days
What jobs could they lead to?
The skills developed by this award are transferable to a wide range of careers, with leadership skills essential for jobs that involve both management and effective team work.
After successful completion of the Level 1 Award you may decide to progress and study for the Level 2 Award, which further builds on the skills developed at Level 1.
What would it cost me?
We will help you access financial support if you are entitled to it. For more information visit our fees and funding page.