Personal & Social Development

VTCT Entry Level Award in Introduction in Personal and Social Development

Course Summary

The VTCT Entry Level Certificate in Personal and Social Development (Entry 3) is to support the learner to develop personal and social skills, build self confidence and self-esteem thus preparing them for the world of work. This qualification is suitable for learners from age 14 years and is designed to be used alongside other VTCT Vocational Qualifications.

Areas which may be covered during the course:

  • Developing Own Skills

  • Setting Goals

  • Healthy Eating

  • Budgeting

  • Community Action

  • Preparing for Work

Progression

  • VTCT Level 1 Certificate in General Food and Beverage Service

  • VTCT Level 1 Certificate in Introduction to the Hospitality Industry

  • VTCT Level 1 Certificate in General Cookery

  • VTCT Level 1 Certificate or Diploma in Customer Service

  • VTCT Level 1 Diploma in Introduction to Professional Cookery Studies

  • VTCT Level 1 Diploma in Introduction to Professional Cookery

  • VTCT Level 1 Diploma in Retail Skills

VTCT Level 1 Certificate in Personal and Social Development

Course Summary

The VTCT Level 1 Certificate in Personal and Social Development is to support the learner to develop personal and social skills, building self confidence and self-esteem thus preparing them for the world of work. This qualification is suitable for learners from age 14 years and is designed to be used alongside other VTCT Vocational Qualifications. 

Areas which may be covered during the course:

  • Developing Own Skills

  •  Setting Goals

  • Healthy Eating

  • Budgeting

  •  Community Action

  • Preparing for Work

Progression

VTCT’s PSD suite is made up of five qualifications. The qualification achieved depends upon the combination of units (rules of combination) completed. There are 39 units in total that range from Entry Level 2 to Level 1. The rules of combination for each qualification are as follows:

  • Entry Level 2 • Entry Level Award in Personal and Social Development (Entry 2) You must achieve at least 4 credits at Entry 2 or higher 

  • Entry Level 3 • Entry Level Award in Personal and Social Development (Entry 3) You must achieve at least 4 credits at Entry 3 or higher 

  •  Level 1 Award in Personal and Social Development You must achieve at least 4 credits at Level 1

  • Level 1 Certificate in Personal and Social Development You must achieve at least 13 credits at Level 1