Northern College Logo

Apply Online

Course Application (Course Information)

Go Back to Courses

Begin, Discover, Succeed!

Course Title:

Introduction to Community Wellbeing

Choose which date you would like to apply for:

Course Description:

This course is about how becoming active in your community can enhance your wellbeing.


You will work with others in the group to discuss what a community is and why they are important to us. You will also look at how being part of a community can increase levels of confidence and motivation in people and how this can increase aspirations.


This course is a great starting point for anyone who wants to discover how being part of a community can help them or as a starting point for helping others.


Entry requirements:

No formal qualifications are required. 


What could this course lead to?

Other Introduction courses you could go on are:


Introduction to social action.


Or you could progress onto:


Exploring Peer Mentoring
Exploring Volunteering.


Possible careers include Community Worker or Mentor.


Funding Support Statement:

You may be eligible to study for free if you are unemployed, on certain benefits, or earn £17,374.50 a year or less.  We can confirm when you apply or contact our Student Support Services team to learn more.


Possible Careers

Community Worker, Mentor.

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: £17.50*

* 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