Level 2 Certificate in Personal Development for Employability

18th September 2023 - 27th September 2023

09:30 - 16:00



Thanks to funding from the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority’s Adult Education Budget we are pleased to be able to offer this course free of charge – provided that attendees were aged 19+ as of 31/8/23 and live within the Liverpool City Region.

The objective of this qualification is to prepare learners for employment and/or support a role in the workplace. The content of the qualification is designed to be flexible for learners to achieve a variety of employment-based skills, along with a number of work-related tasters.


Highfield Level 2 Certificate in Personal Development for Employability.

Course content:

By the end of the course, attendees will have learnt about the following;

  • Assessing yourself for a career, including being able to evaluate own skills and personal attributes to inform career choices and planning the development of skills and personal attributes for a career
  • Self-management skills, including understanding it’s importance, and being able to review your own self-management skills for work
  • Searching for a job, including how to use sources of information about jobs, how to relate own skills/interests/achievements to job roles and being able to investigate job vacancies further such as communicating effectively with employers
  • Developing effective communication skills for the workplace
  • Complaint resolutions
  • Managing your health at work including the employee’s role in maintaining good health, support services that employers can provide, and other sources of health support
  • Effective team working
  • Produce a Curriculum Vitae
  • Interview skills
  • Terrorism Awareness (an optional unit for those seeking Security or Customer Service-based roles.

Progression and related jobs:

Upon completing of this qualification, learners will have enhanced their employability skills and be well-equipped to move into employment within their chosen role/sector.

Assessment Criteria:

This qualification is assessed via a portfolio of evidence and activities.

For further information about this course, please contact 01744 698800 or info@thestartingpoint.org

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