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Course Title:

Developing Adult Learners

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Course Description:

This course has been designed to help people working in an advisory role to help others to access education or training to enhance their lives.

You’ll gain an understanding of the role of an education volunteer and how to identify people’s issues and get them involved in education and training.

You’ll learn how to:

  • listen and respond constructively in group and class discussions
  • describe current activities that promote formal and informal learning
  • describe examples of inequalities in learning
  • deliver a micro-teach to the group

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 classroom 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 begin your studies with us.

What could this course lead to?

To continue your journey, you may wish to study other teacher education courses.These include Introduction to Teaching and Supporting learning, Level 2 Award in Learning Support practices or the Level 3 Award in Education and Training.

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.


Need more Information?

You can find out more about Northern College and the courses on offer at one of our Virtual Open Events

Tuition Fee: £50*

* 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