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Course Title:

Practical Team Leader Skills

Course Description:

This new course will support you to explore the skills that are required to become an effective team leader as either a voluntary or paid role within your community. Using a range of activities based in both the outdoor environment and the classroom, you will:

  • explore your personal development areas
  • learn how to develop your personal and time management skills explore the theory of how to motivate people to achieve positive results
  • develop a personal action plan for further learning and development

This course will support you to lead small teams and provides professional development for new and existing volunteers and anyone in related community sector employment such as community development workers or youth workers.

How will the course be delivered?

The course will be delivered on a residential basis, over two days and one night.The course will include a blend of class room based activities and some individual work alone.

Entry requirements:

Northern College starts where you are, building on your life skills and experience. You don’t need a formal qualification to enrol on this course, though ideally you should be working in a voluntary role.

What could this course lead to?

This course is beneficial for those who wish to progress on to further community development short courses. You could also consider courses to support the development of your English, maths and digital skills.

Further progression includes Level 2 Certificate in Developing Enterprise Skills, Level 2 Certificate in Community Organising and Level 3 Access to Higher Education Diploma courses.  With further qualifications you could progress into Youth Work, Community Development, Sports Development or work within a charity.

 

For more information please visit the Short Course page on our website

Tuition Fee: £50*

Choose which date you would like to apply for:

* Please note the fee displayed is for the tuition fee only. If you are staying overnight at the college and you are not eligible for residential funding, there will be an additional charge to cover bed, breakfast and evening meal.
* Please confirm with The College Registry as fees can change and also with regards to your circumstances (unless otherwise stated).

email : mis at northern dot ac dot uk
Tel : 01226 776000