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Prince's Trust Personal Development Award

Campus Milton Road Campus

Qualification SCQF Level 4

Study mode Full time

Duration 11 weeks

Start date Aug 2022

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Course overview

This unique course will give you the chance to gain new skills, meet new people and achieve qualifications. The Princes Trust is a 12-week personal development course packed full of activities that will challenge you and develop essential life skills. You will carry out a community project which will give you an insight into a working environment and make a real difference to those around you. You will take on team challenges and join an informal and friendly group of your peers; giving you the chance to get to know each other and support each other to achieve your goals.

What you will learn

  • Develop CV and interview skills
  • Gain personal development qualifications
  • Money Management
  • Work Experience
  • Career Planning
  • Presentation Skills
  • Teamwork

Placement information

  • You will participate in two weeks of work experience organised by Edinburgh College 

 

How the course is assessed

  • You will be continually assessed through portfolio building and observation.

Number of days per week

  • 5 days per week for 12 weeks

Entry requirements

  • There are no formal entry requirements

Information on Tests / Auditions / Interview Requirements

  • You will be invited to attend an informal meeting to assess if this is the correct course for you.

English Proficiency Requirements

IELTS 5.5

Progression and Articulation Routes

  • Further study at Edinburgh College 

Career options

  • Entry-level employment in a variety of sectors 

 

Study Options

Campus Study mode Start date Duration
Milton Road Campus Full time 29/08/22 11 Weeks

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