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Advent Calendar Day 12

VTCT Level 1 Certificate in Personal and Social Development


For day twelve of our Advent Calendar, we are moving onto the Business Services and Training sector as we take a look at the VTCT Level 1 Certificate in Personal and Social Development.

VTCT Personal and Social Development qualifications will improve learner’s personal and social skills, and build confidence and self-esteem to prepare them for the world of work.

The qualification is unique in that there are no mandatory units but 39 optional units, making it flexible and adaptable to different groups of learners.

 The units cover a range of topics including developing own skills and setting goals, healthy living, budgeting, community action and preparing for work.  Click the information sheet to learn more about this qualification.

If you would like further information about any of the qualifications we have featured you can visit the ‘Find a Qualification’ section on both the iTEC and VTCT websites. Please also visit our career pathway pages on both the iTEC and VTCT websites to see what other career options are available through our qualifications.

This is a qualification awarded through VTCT, you can learn more about the qualification and find approved centres here. If you are an iTEC training provider and are interested in delivering this qualification, it couldn’t be easier to be able to do so. Contact your Business Development Manager to find out how to become dual approved.