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Course Title:

Exploring Volunteering

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Course Description:

This is a 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.


The course is delivered using practical activities and you will be able to create an action plan for your next steps whether that be further courses or getting a volunteer role.




Entry requirements:

No formal qualifications are required. 


What could this course lead to?

Other exploring courses you could go on are:

Exploring Practical Team Skills
Exploring Prejudice and Stereotypes

Or you could progress onto:

Volunteering (Level 1)
Investigating Enterprise  (Level 1)
Workers Rights and Exploitation (Level 1)


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