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CPD Improving Employability Skills

Course Overview

Employability skills are the transferable skills employers want when hiring new staff or promoting existing staff. They are split into soft skills such as time management, communication and team-work, and hard skills which are teachable and measurable abilities such as computer skills.

Whether you are an individual wanting to improve your soft skills to help gain employment or to progress in your career, or an employer looking for personal development training to upskill your workforce, we have you covered. Our CPD certified employability skills course will improve a wide range of important employability skills relating to social awareness, self development and employability.

Key Information

Course Length

Course Level
Level CPD

Learning Method(s)
Online materials
Online assessment

For Individuals


  • Automatic enrolment with an immediate start
  • Fully online course
  • Study from anywhere, at any time
  • Perfect for an introduction or refresher in a subject
  • A great addition to a CV
  • Receive a digital e-certificate upon completion
  • Nationally recognised
  • Official CPD certified course
  • Access to an award-winning e-learning platform
  • No hidden costs

Cost and Funding Information

Course Price

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Unit 1: Social awareness

Learn key communication skills, social behaviour management, and an understanding of mental health problems such as stress, anxiety, depression and eating disorders. Explore equality and diversity and will find out useful information about your rights.

Unit 2: Self-development

Understand the demands of study and how to set targets when studying. Look at your general overall health and well-being by learning about healthy food preparation, exercise and nutrition, alcohol and substance misuse, and sexual health awareness.

Unit 3: Employability

Look at self-development and strengths, planning and reviewing self-development, and learn to identify and deal with daily life problems. Learn how to present yourself on your CV for job applications and look at the key qualities required for employment, and how to identify achievable job goals and identify and apply for jobs.

For Businesses

With our combination of market-leading learning resources, exceptional customer service and award-winning LMS solutions, we are confident we can assist with your education and training delivery needs.

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