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Coaching for Change

On completion of the online course, classroom course or verified recognized prior learning, learners will use the A3 methodology and template to tackle a real-life proble ... [+]

Overview

On completion of the online course, classroom course or verified recognized prior learning, learners will use the A3 methodology and template to tackle a real-life problem. Therefore, your company will realize a return on investment from you progressing this qualification.

The process for achieving this level 3 qualification You complete the e-learning course or classroom (Please note we also consider recognized prior learning) You register with Coaching For Change and pay the qualification and support fee. Photo ID will be required. You complete the A3 for your project (including sign off from your sponsor) and upload it to the Learning Management System. You complete the Co... [-]
United Kingdom Derby
Open Enrollment
Campus
Online
Coaching for Change

If you are new to coaching or looking to broaden your change leadership skills, exploring coaching for the first time and want to experience the benefits of using a coach ... [+]

Getting Started in becoming a great coach

If you are new to coaching or looking to broaden your change leadership skills, exploring coaching for the first time and want to experience the benefits of using a coaching style, then this is the course for you. You will find that you change your approach at work and home and become more effective with a wider choice of actions.

For the fully taught program there are 4 days of classroom work covering units:

D3.01 Understanding good practice in workplace coaching

Describe the role, responsibilities, and characteristics of the effective workplace coach Describe the range of appropriate behaviors for a coach to use to demonstrate respect for learner’s views and attitudes, promote equality of opportunity and avoid abusing their relationship with others Explain how appropriate assessment tools can be used to identify a person’s learning needs and learning styles or preferences Explain the importance of agreeing on appropriate learning outcomes for workplace coaching activities Explain how the agreed learning outcomes and a person’s learning styles or preferences should be used to determine an appropriate coaching style Recognise any potential barriers to achieving the planned outcomes of coaching in the workplace and explain suitable strategies to overcome these barriers Assess own ability to use a variety of interpersonal communication strategies and give effective feedback to learners on their performance in order to coach them in the workplace ... [-]
United Kingdom Derby
Open Enrollment
4 days
Campus
Coaching for Change

Coaching for Change is proud to offer the Institute of Leadership and Management’s (ILM) Level 5 Coaching and Mentoring qualification. This qualification is designed to s ... [+]

Overview

Coaching for Change is proud to offer the Institute of Leadership and Management’s (ILM) Level 5 Coaching and Mentoring qualification. This qualification is designed to support leaders in the development of management coaching and mentoring skills, as well as helping them to identify the links between coaching, mentoring and the achievement of business goals.

What Does The ILM Level 5 Coaching Qualification Involve?

This qualification can be gained through two approaches:

7 days of classroom learning; A blend of three days of classroom learning and then additional time spent learning via an internal portal at your own convenience.

Whichever of these approaches you take you will be required to spend 12 hours of your time coaching within your organization, building up the practical experience of coaching and logging your work.... [-]

United Kingdom Derby
Open Enrollment
12 hours
Campus
Online & Campus Combined
Loxdale English Centre

The English ‘Plus’ Course combines our highly popular General English course with an exciting range of cultural and educational subjects such as art, gardening, fashion, ... [+]

The English ‘Plus’ Course combines our highly popular General English course with an exciting range of cultural and educational subjects such as art, gardening, fashion, drama, screen-printing, photography, environmental studies, media, British culture and creative English.

On Monday afternoons you have a weekly talk and then on Wednesday and Thursday afternoons, you will study the English Plus subject that you have chosen.

Getting you involved, this unique programme will give you an even broader understanding of the English language at a deeper, cultural level. You can choose to study as many subjects as you like, and you will receive friendly support and encouragement from our qualified teachers every step of the way.... [-]

United Kingdom Brighton
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Full-time
1 - 30 weeks
Campus
South Cheshire College

This is an exciting opportunity for students aged 15-19 years old to have a taster of college education at one of the most innovative colleges in the UK. International ed ... [+]

Study abroad programme at South Cheshire College and West Cheshire College.

This is an exciting opportunity for students aged 15-19 years old to have a taster of college education at one of the most innovative colleges in the UK. International education will provide you with an enriching and rewarding experience that will remain with you for the rest of your life. You will learn new skills, experience new cultures and your mind will be opened up to the wide world in which we live. At South Cheshire College and West Cheshire College, two newly merged top performing Further Education Colleges, bespoke programmes of study are offered to overseas students, tailor-made to suit each individual; from short two week stays to whole year programmes.... [-]

United Kingdom Crewe Chester
August 2020
Full-time
Part-time
Campus
Churchill Square Training And Development

This is a masterclass in Anger Management designed to provide you with some great strategies for dealing with anger. ... [+]

Course Summary

Anger is a universal experience. Dogs get angry, bees get angry, and so do humans. You don’t have to be a psychologist to know that managing anger productively is something few individuals, organizations, and societies do well. Yet research tells us that those who do manage their anger at work are much more successful than those who don’t.

The co-worker who can productively confront his teammate about his negative attitude increases his team’s chance of success as well as minimizes destructive conflicts. The customer service agent who can defuse the angry customer not only keeps her customers loyal but makes her own day less troublesome. This one-day workshop is designed to help give you and your organization that edge.... [-]

United Kingdom Portsmouth
Open Enrollment
Full-time
1 day
Online
Oxford Royale Academy

The Experimental Psychology Gap Year Programme is designed to provide knowledge and practical skills to students considering further study in the field of Psychology. ... [+]

Introduction to Experimental Psychology

Experimental Psychologists have addressed some of the most intriguing questions of life: What makes you you? What makes you different from other people? Which is more important – nature or nurture? Free Will or Determinism? How do we process and recall information? The Experimental Psychology core classes provide students with the opportunity to study, discuss and debate these alongside a wide range of other fascinating and controversial issues. This course will cover some of the most fundamental psychological concepts and introduce some of the most influential theorists. Students are encouraged to evaluate the material critically, to engage in discussion and debate, to gain insight into their own personalities and development and to relate the material to their own lives and experiences. Students get the chance to engage with the discipline on a practical level too, designing their own experiment in small groups.... [-]

United Kingdom Yarnton Oxford
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Full-time
10 - 10 weeks
Campus
Oxford Royale Academy

The Politics and International Relations Gap Year programme is an academic Project for the politicians and leaders of the future. ... [+]

Introduction

This course provides aspiring politicians, diplomats, civil servants and business leaders with an academic grounding in the key principles of Politics and International Relations, including political theory, international politics, comparative politics and globalisation. This grounding is invaluable for students wishing to study Politics and International Relations at a top university and those seeking a potential career in government, whilst also being accessible for those with a general interest in this diverse field.

The Project

The Project focuses on the production of an extended piece of writing that the student must research and produce independently under the guidance of our tutors. Typically this consists of a thesis on a specific topic within Politics and International Relations that the student chooses, often an area of debate or something featuring heavily in the news, although there is scope for producing something other than a thesis. The emphasis of the course is not only on developing a deeper understanding of your chosen subject area, but also in training broader skills in research, communication, analysis and independent study. Some sample thesis topics include:... [-]

United Kingdom Yarnton
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Full-time
10 - 10 weeks
Campus
Distance Learning Centre

The Children & Young People’s Workforce (QCF) - Level 2 Course is for students who want to work in the childcare sector. The course is suitable for anyone wishing to ... [+]

The Children & Young People’s Workforce (QCF) - Level 2 Course is for students who want to work in the childcare sector. The course is suitable for anyone wishing to start a career in childcare and it provides a starting point to the formal qualifications required for working in this sector.

It provides an ideal route into a career in child care and results in a fully recognised qualification which enables students to work competently in a supervised capacity within a child care setting.

On successful completion, students will receive the Children and Young People’s Workforce level 2 Certificate Qualification with 35 credits issued.

Please Note: Because this is a competence based qualification, students will need to have a placement in a child care setting in which to gather evidence of skills and learning, and you will need to nominate a workplace supervisor qualified to level 4 or above in childcare, who will oversee your practical evidence gathering. a work placement of at least 50 hours is recommended to complete this option.... [-]

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

The Support Work in Schools Level 2 Course is available to learners 16+ who are interested in working within a school, particularly in the role of a Teaching Assistant, C ... [+]

The Support Work in Schools Level 2 Course is available to learners 16+ who are interested in working within a school, particularly in the role of a Teaching Assistant, Classroom Assistant or Learning Support Assistant.

This is a knowledge-based qualification suitable for all support staff roles in schools, including site staff, administrators etc as well as those who work directly with children and young people.

It seeks to develop the knowledge and understanding that all those working in a school setting will need and covers areas such as safeguarding, communication and understanding the school context.

As it's a knowledge-based qualification, it can be taken by learners not yet employed in a school, as well as providing initial training/induction for those new in post.... [-]

United Kingdom UK Online
Open Enrollment
Part-time
80 find your juris doctor
Online
UK Open College

Sociology is the study of people in society. It examines people as social beings on the individual, group and societal level. It can be defined as: ‘the scientific study ... [+]

Sociology is the study of people in society. It examines people as social beings on the individual, group and societal level. It can be defined as: ‘the scientific study of human social life, groups and societies.’ Sociology is thus a social science (like psychology or anthropology), rather than a physical one (such as physics, chemistry or biology). It is the task of the sociologist to unravel how ‘nurture’ or ‘social’ factors (rather than ‘nature’ (or genetic, biological or inherited factors, as in the study of biology) influence people at the level of the individual, group or wider society.

Sociologists consider how social and socially-influenced factors, such as family, education, ethnicity, social class and gender can play a part in shaping individual identities. Sociologists also consider group behaviour. For example, a sociologist may study how an office teamwork, or how people’s behaviour is affected by those of their colleagues or work associates. They may also question how factors such as gender or class influence our behaviours as individuals and in group contexts.... [-]

United Kingdom UK Online
Open Enrollment
Part-time
300 hours
Online
UK Open College

CACHE accredited “Childcare & Education” level 3 course is suitable for all students looking for an introduction to the childcare sector. The course provided in partn ... [+]

CACHE accredited “Childcare & Education” level 3 course is suitable for all students looking for an introduction to the childcare sector. The course provided in partnership with UK Distance Learning & Publishing is aimed at students looking to enter the early years and childcare sector. This course will also prepare students for the certificate and diploma courses. No experience of working with children is required to enrol in this course. Fully recognised & accepted by OFSTED.

The course provides the perfect stepping stone for further studies at a later date if required.

Qualification: Level 3 Award in Childcare & Education (VRQ) Accredited: Yes QCF Recognised: Yes at level 3 Awarding Body: CACHE Start Date: Anytime - We enrol 365 days a year Duration: Flexible - Approx 180 Hours - 12 Months Max Support UCAS points: 15 Syllabus Unit 1: Child Development from Conception to 7 Years Unit 2: Children's Health and Well Being Understand development from conception to birth and routine screening programmes in the first year of life. Understand stages and sequences of development from birth to seven years Understand theory and educational frameworks which inform knowledge and understanding of early years practice. Understand the role of the early years' practitioner when promoting child development from birth to seven years. Understand how to plan opportunities for children’s learning and development from birth to five years. Understand children’s needs in relation to emotional well-being. Understand the needs of children during transition and significant events. Understand the physical care needs of... [-]
United Kingdom UK Online
Open Enrollment
Part-time
180 hours
Online
UK Open College

This support work in schools level 2 course is a knowledge-based qualification suitable for all support staff roles in schools, including site staff, administrators etc a ... [+]

This support work in schools level 2 course is a knowledge-based qualification suitable for all support staff roles in schools, including site staff, administrators etc as well as those who work directly with children and young people. It seeks to develop the knowledge and understanding that all those working in a school setting will need and covers areas such as safeguarding, communication and understanding the school context.

As it's a knowledge-based qualification, it can be taken by learners not yet employed in a school, as well as providing initial training/induction for those new in post. This course provides students with the perfect opportunity to gain a recognised qualification in the childcare sector without the need for placement work.... [-]

United Kingdom UK Online
Open Enrollment
Part-time
80 hours
Online
UK Open College

This A Level Psychology course has been designed to provide a broad introduction to the scope and nature of psychology as a science. This course covers the brand new spec ... [+]

This A Level Psychology course has been designed to provide a broad introduction to the scope and nature of psychology as a science. This course covers the brand new spec introduced in September 2015. The emphasis is on applying knowledge and understanding rather than just acquiring knowledge, thereby developing students’ transferable skills of analysis, evaluation and critical thinking.

The new specification offers a broad range of topics, with research methods in context. There is a range of topic-based options which bring together explanations from different approaches and engage students in issues and debates in contemporary psychology.

Qualification: A Level Psychology (7182) Accredited: Yes QCF Recognised: Yes Awarding Body: AQA Start Date: Anytime - We enrol 365 days a year Duration: Flexible - Approx 700 Hours - 2 years support UCAS Points: Dependant on Grades Topics covered Social Influence Memory Attachment Psychotherapy Psychology in Context Approaches in Psychology Biopsychology Research Methods Scientific Processes Data Handling and Analysis Inferential Testing Issues and Debates in Psychology Relationships Gender Cognition and Development Schizophrenia Eating Behaviour Stress Aggression Forensic Psychology Addiction Pre-requisites ... [-]
United Kingdom UK Online
Open Enrollment
Part-time
700 hours
Online
Chichester College

More than just a language course, the Study Year Abroad allows you to study academic subjects alongside UK students. Duration: 1, 2, or 3 terms.This course is the perfec ... [+]

More than just a language course, the Study Year Abroad allows you to study academic subjects alongside UK students. Duration: 1, 2, or 3 terms. This course is the perfect opportunity to have a gap year experience in the UK.

You can study A-Level or vocational subjects with UK students and improve your language skills with international students in General English classes.

Academic Study Year

Choose from 10 different subject pairs

B2 English is required for entry Study two subjects with UK A-Level students and study English with other international students The programme is designed to develop your academic subject knowledge and improve your English. It also allows a full UK study abroad experience Choose the pair of subjects that best suit your interests and we will prepare your study timetable - spaces are limited, so please apply early Vocational Study Year ... [-]
United Kingdom Pulborough Chichester
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Full-time
1 year
Campus