This is an initial course to introduce and explore volunteering. You will explore where you can volunteer, the skills required to become a successful volunteer, how to apply for volunteering and the impact volunteering can have on your own development and your community.
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.
Northern College starts where you are, building on your life skills and experience. You don’t need a formal qualification to begin your studies with us.
What could this course lead to?
You may want to look at other short courses in English, Maths and Digital Skills, which will help you gain employability skills for a career in this field. Our Student Support Services team will work with you to design a personalised learning journey based on your needs and aspirations.
Funding Support Statement:
You may be eligible to study for free if you are unemployed, on certain benefits, or earn £17,004 a year or less. We can confirm when you apply or contact our Student Support Services team to learn more.
For more information please visit the Short Course page on our website
Tuition Fee: £50*
Choose which date you would like to apply for:If you are staying on a residential basis, the fee is an extra £25 making the full cost £75 (includes one breakfast and evening meal). Please confirm with The College Registry as fees can change and also with regards to your circumstances (unless otherwise stated).