Course in Life Skills

Top Courses in Life Skills

There are hundreds of nationally recognized Professional qualifications & training courses from the worlds leading education providers. Course objectives should lead to teaching methods and student interest.

Professionals and students alike will likely find it beneficial to focus on areas that help to establish self-esteem and confidence. Life skills can study a broad set of talents to help individuals master skills that can benefit their everyday life, including communication and time management.

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Wanderlust Volunteer Program

Wanderlust Exchange China
Campus Full time 2 - 24 weeks September 2018 China Shanghai

Wanderlust Volunteer Program gives you an opportunity to make a difference where it is most needed while you have the opportunity to explore one of the modernist and most bustling cities in China--Shanghai. You will be staying in an orphanage center located in a children’s hospital where the seriously injured orphans are sent to receive better medical treatment. [+]

Wanderlust Volunteer Program

Wanderlust Volunteer Program gives you an opportunity to make a difference where it is most needed while you have the opportunity to explore one of the modernist and most bustling cities in China--Shanghai. You will be staying in an orphanage center located in a children’s hospital where the seriously injured orphans are sent to receive better medical treatment. These children arrive from other orphanages in rural areas of China and with your love and care you can help them through their recovery.

Program Overview:

This project gives you the opportunity to make a difference where it is most needed, whilst exploring one of the most successful and modern cities in China - Shanghai. As a volunteer, you will be staying in an orphanage center, located in a children’s hospital, where the injured and sick orphans are sent to receive better medical treatment. These children arrive from other orphanages in rural areas of China and with your love and care you can help them through their recovery.... [-]


Wanderlust Au Pair China Program

Wanderlust Exchange China
Campus Full time 3 - 12 months September 2018 China Shanghai

Wanderlust Exchange provides students with opportunities that integrate educational travel, Mandarin learning, childcare and English tutoring. It is a great chance for overseas youngsters to experience China with an authentic touch by staying with Chinese host families. [+]

Wanderlust Au Pair China Program

Wanderlust Exchange provides students with opportunities that integrate educational travel, Mandarin learning, childcare and English tutoring. It is a great chance for overseas youngsters to experience China with an authentic touch by staying with Chinese host families.

Au Pair China Program Overview

Locations of host families: Mostly in Shanghai(we have host families in other major cities including Beijing, Chongqing, Hangzhou, Tian Jin and etc.)

Program time span: 3 months-12 months You give: 30 hours of childcare and English tutoring per week You get: 1500 RMB pocket money/month You get: 3000-12000 RMB as flight stipend ( depending on your length of stay for 3-12 months program) You study: 3 hours of Mandarin classes/week You get: 1.5 days off each week You get: International medical insurance You get: Visa application & renewal fee reimbursement ( upon au pairs' completion of the program) Payment: 0$ application fee + 100 $ downpayment ( the downpayment will be completely returned to au pairs upon their completion of the program) You can apply if you: Are 18-28 years old Have completed secondary school Are proficient in English Have no criminal record Are open to cultural differences Can teach English ... [-]

Nannying and Childcare Training Course

Global Edulink
Online Full time Part time 10 hours Open Enrollment United Kingdom London + 1 more

The course covers various modules, including detailed guidance on health and safety, information about working with parents and how to establish routines. [+]

Whether you are just beginning your career as a nanny, or have some experience, a formal qualification and excellent training will let employers know that you are a professional and knowledgeable caregiver.

The information included in this Nannying and Childcare Training course is all up-to-date and accurate, coming from our expert teachers.

Our aim, quite simply, is to enable those working with young children to be equipped with the knowledge and skills to foster the child’s development and growth in the most inspiring, sensitive and balanced way possible.

Little Ones feels that the key to finding your dream job is the right qualifications. We provide this course designed by Nannies which gives you the key skills to care for children and babies. It is our aim that this course reflects the ethos and values of Little Ones. This course will ensure that you gain as much as possible and leave with a better understanding of child and infant care.... [-]


Mastering Home Decorating, Improving, and Gardening Course

Global Edulink
Online Full time Part time 30 hours Open Enrollment United Kingdom London + 1 more

Choosing this Mastering Home Decorating, Improving, and Gardening course means you will have a professional qualification. [+]

Home decorating, and gardening is one of the most in-demand services

A lot of people do not have time to do it themselves, so they seek assistance from a qualified and professional service provider. If you enjoy decorating, home improvement and gardening, then this could be you!

Choosing this Mastering Home Decorating, Improving, and Gardening course means you will have a professional qualification. Global Edulink is a leading and well-recognised course provider. We provide accurate and up-to-date information, so you can get qualified and have better career prospects.

This course covers the fundamentals of home improvement, gardening and decorating. You will gain a full understanding of decorating techniques, such as wallpapering, tiling, flooring and painting. As well as this, the modules cover the construction of walls, plasterwork and drywall. Learners will also study gardening techniques, such as patios, driveways, paths, decking and fencing, garden landscaping, and water features. Additionally, learn how to deal with rot, pests and how to install home security.... [-]


First Aid Course - Levels 2 and 3

London South Bank University
Campus Full time 1 - 2 days August 2018 United Kingdom London

These one and two-day courses are designed to train you to deal with emergency situations. Accredited by YMCA. [+]

These YMCA accredited first aid courses are designed to give you the skills, knowledge, and competence required to administer emergency first aid in the workplace. This includes being able to assess, diagnose and treat casualties before the arrival of medical staff in the event of an emergency.

Courses are delivered by our experienced tutors, who are practical and hands-on in their approach. Training will take place in our Academy of Sport, which has recently undergone £1 million of investment.

YMCA is one of the UK's leading awarding bodies in fitness, health and well-being, so these courses are ideal if you work in a fitness or health related industry.

First Aid training should be risk-specific so please contact us if you would like to discuss a training package based on your specific requirements.... [-]


First Aid at Work Annual Update - Refresher Training Course

London South Bank University
Campus Full time 1 - 2 days August 2018 United Kingdom London

These one and two-day courses are designed to train you to deal with emergency situations. Accredited by YMCA. [+]

This course is strongly recommended by the HSE to all first aiders holding a valid first aid at work or emergency first aid course accreditation.

These YMCA accredited first aid courses are designed to give you the skills, knowledge, and competence required to administer emergency first aid in the workplace. This includes being able to assess, diagnose and treat casualties before the arrival of medical staff in the event of an emergency.

Courses are delivered by our experienced tutors, who are practical and hands-on in their approach. Training will take place in our Academy of Sport, which has recently undergone £1 million of investment.

YMCA is one of the UK's leading awarding bodies in fitness, health and well-being, so these courses are ideal if you work in a fitness or health related industry.... [-]


First Aid at Work Requalification Training Course - Level 3

London South Bank University
Campus Full time 2 days August 2018 United Kingdom London

This two-day course is designed to train you to deal with emergency situations in the workplace. Accredited by Highfields. [+]

These Highfields accredited first aid courses are designed to give you the skills, knowledge, and competence required to administer emergency first aid in the workplace. This includes being able to assess, diagnose and treat casualties before the arrival of medical staff in the event of an emergency.

Courses are delivered by our experienced tutors, who are practical and hands-on in their approach. Training will take place in our Academy of Sport, which has recently undergone £1 million of investment.

Highfields is one of the UK's leading awarding bodies in compliance qualifications, so these courses are ideal if you work in a fitness or health related industry.

First Aid training should be risk-specific so please contact us if you would like to discuss a training package based on your specific requirements.... [-]


Online Course: Foundation Skills

University Of The Free State Business School Online
Online Full time 1 week Open Enrollment South Africa Bloemfontein

The aim of this short learning program is to equip participants with academic reading and writing skills, which is a minimum requirement for any academic short program taken. It offers participants an opportunity to acquire the academic literacy skills needed in order to successfully pursue tertiary studies. [+]

Foundation Skills

The aim of this short learning program is to equip participants with academic reading and writing skills, which is a minimum requirement for any academic short program taken. It offers participants an opportunity to acquire the academic literacy skills needed in order to successfully pursue tertiary studies.

Schedule

The Foundation Skills program starts during the first week of each month. Applications close on the 15th of the previous month.

Assessment

The assessment of the SLP’s consist of quizzes, discussions, a final assignment, and an online test.

Mode of delivery

Online

Duration

1 week. This excludes the additional time that is given to complete the final assessment.... [-]


Course in Professional Nanny

International Career Institute
Online Full time Part time Open Enrollment United Kingdom London

ICI’s professional nanny course provides all information and training you need to gain employment in this fast-growing industry. Take the following units and start a personally-fulfilling and professionally-rewarding job. [+]

Certificate | Diploma | Advanced Diploma

Course Outline: What You Will Cover

ICI’s professional nanny course provides all information and training you need to gain employment in this fast-growing industry. Take the following units and start a personally-fulfilling and professionally-rewarding job.

Unit Description

Physical and Emotional Needs

Understanding physical needs and providing physical care Child psychology and responding to emotional needs Establishing an environment to help kids become independent

Safety

Identifying children who are at risk of abuse and harm Responding and reporting incidents of child abuse or harm Travelling with children

Health

Ensuring children’s health and safety Keeping a clean and hygienic environment Administering first aid and medication ... [-]

Course in Insurance - Financial Literacy in Short Term Insurance

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 49 hours February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg

Upon successful completion of the programme, learners will receive a Damelin Results Letter outlining the unit standards covered and if the PoE is found competent, Damelin will apply to INSETA on the learner’s behalf for the Skills Programme in Financial Literacy in Short Term Insurance: SAQA ID 49929 (Credits 13) to be awarded. [+]

Course in Insurance - Skills Programme in Financial Literacy in Short Term InsuranceCertificationUpon successful completion of the programme, learners will receive a Damelin Results Letter outlining the unit standards covered and if the PoE is found competent, Damelin will apply to INSETA on the learner’s behalf for the Skills Programme in Financial Literacy in Short Term Insurance: SAQA ID 49929 (Credits 13) to be awarded.Entry Requirements

If done on a full-time basis: Communication at NQF Level 3/Grade 11 Mathematical Literacy at NQF Level 3/Grade 11 If done on a part-time basis: Knowledge, comprehension and application of Numeracy and Literacy (1st and 2nd language) at Grade 12 or equivalent CAT has been approved, thus exempting the learner from doing the fundamentals ... [-]

Childcare & Education (QCF) - Level 3 Award CACHE Course

Distance Learning Centre
Online Part time 180 hours Open Enrollment United Kingdom UK Online

The CACHE Childcare and Education (VRQ) - Level 3 Award Course is a course designed for students who want to start a career in Childcare and acts as an perfect preparation for those who want to follow on to do CACHE Level 3 Certificate or Diploma qualifications. [+]

The CACHE Childcare and Education (VRQ) - Level 3 Award Course is a course designed for students who want to start a career in Childcare and acts as an perfect preparation for those who want to follow on to do CACHE Level 3 Certificate or Diploma qualifications.

Childcare is a competitive industry, and employers increasingly look for job applicants holding nationally recognised qualifications. This CACHE course provides successful learners with a Level 3 qualification especially designed for those looking to work with children ages 0-5 in a professional childcare setting.

The Diploma level course would enable learners to gain the knowledge and experience to allow them to work with children from birth to 5 years in non-supervised capacity. It should be stressed, however, that the Award itself is a valuable standalone qualification in its own right, and will be especially useful to those looking to boost their CV with a view to working with children in a supervised capacity. It would also be suitable for those already working in childcare as a piece of CPD (Continuing Professional Development).... [-]


Course: Live & Learn English for Au Pairs

Bridge Education Group
Campus Part time 6 weeks September 2018 USA Denver

Bridge's Live and Learn English Program is specifically designed for au pairs living with American families. Live & Learn English will not only help you to perfect your English skills, but also to gain a better understanding of American life and culture, and others’ perceptions of the United States. [+]

Bridge's Live and Learn English Program is specifically designed for au pairs living with American families. An important part of being a successful au pair is learning to communicate effectively and interact appropriately with your host family and community members. Live & Learn English will not only help you to perfect your English skills, but also to gain a better understanding of American life and culture, and others’ perceptions of the United States.

Some examples of courses include:

American Film, which allows you to explore U.S. culture through the medium of film. You'll view films in class and take part in class discussions, group interactions and presentations. American Culture, which lets you learn more about culture in the United States and establish a broad understanding of relevant concepts and ideas around American Culture. You'll participate in local excursions, class discussions, group interactions, and presentations. Language focus for this course includes academic reading, speaking, listening, and idioms & slang a... [-]


Course in Child Care - Short Programme in International Au Pairing

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 50 hours February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg

The programme duration is 50 hours and tuition is face-to-face. Each Damelin campus has a different tuition schedule. Programmes are offered during the week, in the evenings, or on Saturdays. [+]

Course in Child Care - Short Programme in International Au PairingCertificationThis programme in International Au Pairing is certified by the Damelin Academic Board.Entry Requirements

Knowledge, comprehension and application of English language and Mathematical literacy at Grade 11 or equivalent. Admission may be subject to an interview with an academic staff member.

Course DurationThe programme duration is 50 hours and tuition is face-to-face. Each Damelin campus has a different tuition schedule. Programmes are offered during the week, in the evenings, or on Saturdays.Course IntroIt takes a very special person to au pair. Not everyone can. Why? Because the main criteria is a love of children and the ability to work with and nurture them. While most of us profess to love children, we do so from a safe distance, and when the going gets tough, we merely hand them back to their mothers. This Short Programme in International Au Pairing addresses all the critical issues in this field of interest.... [-]


Oppositions of the Driving School Course

MasterD
Campus Part time Open Enrollment Spain Alicante Barcelona Bilbao Burgos Córdoba A Coruña San Sebastián Granada Huelva Jaén Jerez Madrid Málaga Murcia Oviedo Palma Las Palmas de Gran Canaria Pamplona Santa Cruz de Tenerife Seville Tarragona Valencia Valladolid Vigo Zaragoza + 23 more

Being a Driving School teacher and a road training professional is a very interesting option, since it is a highly demanded and well paid job. In addition, it is a sector in which there will always be work. Every day thousands of citizens want to get their driving license of class B and since the entry into force of the permit for points, many drivers are forced to go to a driving school to conduct awareness courses and road reeducation. [+]

Title Professor Driving School

Being a Driving School teacher and a road training professional is a very interesting option, since it is a highly demanded and well paid job. In addition, it is a sector in which there will always be work. Every day thousands of citizens want to get their driving license of class B and since the entry into force of the permit for points, many drivers are forced to go to a driving school to conduct awareness courses and road reeducation.

Now, at MasterD we offer you everything you need to get your DGT degree, thanks to the Driving School Course, with which you will be perfectly prepared to get hold of it as soon as possible.... [-]


Course: Personal Finance

Texas Tech University Worldwide eLearning
Online Full time 18 hours September 2018 USA USA Online

Set yourself up for success by including a Personal Finance minor in your degree program so you can realize your own financial goals and avoid unnecessary risk and debt. [+]

Personal Finance

Set yourself up for success by including a Personal Finance minor in your degree program so you can realize your own financial goals and avoid unnecessary risk and debt.

Program Overview

What if you could launch your career with the skills to make great decisions about your personal income, and use the same skills to enhance your employability? Choose a Personal Finance minor and you will have the opportunity to learn the skills you need to successfully manage your personal finances, help others, and enhance your career opportunities (this minor provides education requirement for the AFC ® (Accredited Financial Counselor) designation.)

"Taking Texas Tech's Personal Finance courses is the best decision I have made. The courses teach real-life topics that will be beneficial no matter what career I choose. From investing, debt management, and insurance to purchasing a home - ANYONE can benefit from these classes. Good financial health starts with wise decisions early in life. Thank you, Texas Tech!"... [-]