Distance Certificate in Principle of Team Leading (Start dates available all year from Aug 22) Name

Course Content

Course Content

All businesses need good leaders in order to be successful, and an effective team leader will make sure that their team is happy and motivated within the workplace. This course will develop and improve your practical skills in order to become a successful team leader and improve the morale within a workplace. So whether you are hoping to progress to a team leading role in the future, or want more knowledge about how to progress in a current position, this qualification is
the perfect place for you to start.
This qualification is aimed at learners who wish to gain
further skills to develop their careers and progress in the workplace. It is suitable for anyone who is new to a team leading role, or those who are hoping to become a team leader as they advance their careers.

This course is split into eight manageable units:
Unit 1: Principles of team leading
Unit 2: Understand business
Unit 3: Understand how to communicate work-related information
Unit 4: Understand how to manage performance and conflict in the workplace
Unit 5: Principles of equality and diversity in the workplace
Unit 6: Understand how to develop working relationships
with colleagues
Unit 7: Understand health and safety procedures in the workplace
Unit 8: Understand how to develop and deliver a presentation

Our ‘Distance’ courses allow you to learn remotely without attending lessons in a classroom, which means you can study at your own pace, in your own home at a time that suits you with the freedom to revisit areas of the course as little or as much as you like. You will have the support of a specialist teacher who will mentor you during the course.

This course is free but you must be over 19 years of age as at 31st August 2022 and not be an apprentice, further eligibility may be linked to where you live and we will check that at enrolment stage and may contact you for further information or refer you to alternative provision.
You must have a good basic understanding of English, maths and IT.
You will be asked to complete a short assessment prior to this course starting to ensure it is right for you.

This course will be completed online; you will need access to a Laptop or Tablet with regular access to the internet and an email account.
Once an individual start and end date has been agreed in writing you will receive a login for our learning platform where your resources will be stored, this will allow you to access them whenever you chose to study.

You will be allocated a specialist teacher who will support you with your learning. Support will be offered to you remotely via Microsoft Teams or email. You will receive regular developmental feedback from your teacher.
Your assessments will be completed online then reviewed by your teacher and our quality team.

Once all units have been completed and assessed, you will achieve a Level 2 Certificate in Principles of Team Leading.

You have a range of progression routes available to you including: Retail Operations, Lean Organisation Management Techniques, Accounts, Payroll, Digital Skills.

This course is free but you must be over 19 years of age as at 31st August 2022 and not be an apprentice. You must live in North Yorkshire and be eligible to be funded by NYCC based on your home postcode and meet the residency eligibilty requirements.

Helping you financially

  • 97% of our learners receive full funding for their learning. Our mission is to support you on the right learning path (T&C apply).
  • We can offer financial support relating to childcare costs, travel costs, course fees, books etc. (T&C apply).
  • You can pay for your course in instalments (over £100). Please ask for details.
  • English, maths including GCSEs and computing courses (up to Level 1) are FREE subject to eligibility (adult learners aged 19+ at 31st August 2022).
  • Qualification courses at Level 2 or below are FREE if your individual income is below £18,525.
  • If you have not yet achieved a Level 3 qualification or equivalent, you could learn for FREE.
  • Don’t worry if you have already gained a Level 3 qualification, but want to change your career path and try something new – you can apply for an Advanced Learner Loan which you start to pay back when you earn over £27,295.
  • From April 2022, some Level 3 courses will be available for FREE to adults who are unemployed or earning below the National Living Wage annually (£18,525), even if you already have a Level 3 qualification or higher. This funding is part of the ‘Level 3 Free Courses for Jobs’ offer and you will find a full list of qualifications included in this offer here https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/find-a-free-level-3-qualification/list-of-free-level-3-qualifications-available-to-eligible-adults

If you are unsure on what price you should pay, please contact us on 01609 536066 or email adultlearningservice@northyorks.gov.uk