Myerscough College

BTEC Level 1 Diploma in Personal & Social Development (MFTOnlineU)

Myerscough College
In ((Indicate))

Price on request
Prefer to call the centre directly?
Want to speak to an Advisor about this course?

Important information

Typology BTEC
  • BTEC


Croxteth Park The following course, offered by Myserscought, will help you improve your skills and achieve your professional goals. During the program you will study different subjects which are deemed to be useful for those who want to enhance their professional career. Sign up for more information!

Questions & Answers

Ask a question and other users will answer you

What you'll learn on the course

IT Development

Course programme

BTEC Level 1 Diploma in Personal & Social Development

Croxteth Park

  • Course Content
  • How to Apply
Click to Apply: L1 Dip Personal & Social Development Liverpool

Brief Description of the Course:

This course is designed to enhance the student’s life and work skills. This is available via two routes, either animal care of sport.

This course enables learners to cover a wide range of knowledge and practical skills required for different areas of work preparation, personal and social development.

Students complete practical work in the College’s Animal Centre within the Rare Breeds Farm or within the Park. Community projects offer students the opportunity work as a team within the park.

Entry Criteria:

Students must have a keen interest in gaining employment in the animal care sector. No previous qualifications are necessary, though an Entry Level Diploma in Skills For Working Life (Animal Care) may support your application.

List of Units:

Career Management

Career Progression

Community Action

Dealing with Problems in Daily Life

Developing Personal Skills for Leadership

Developing Self

Exploring the Impact of Diversity in our Communities

Healthy Lifestyles

Healthy Living

Learning From More Experienced People

Making Informed Career and Progression Choices

Managing Own Money

Managing Personal Risk

Personal and Social Relationships

Practising Leadership Skills with Others

Preparation for Work

Project in Sustainability

Skills for Employment

Sustainability and our Environment

The Changing Nature of Society in the UK

Working as Part of a Group

Working Towards Goals

Industrial / Work Experience

Students must attend a relevant placement in the animal industry, for example, veterinary practice, boarding kennel, pet retail organisation, sports centre, school sports facility etc.


During the course students build a portfolio of evidence; there is no formal end exam.

Possible Careers / Jobs:

Employment in kennels, catteries, pet shop, grooming parlour, welfare societies, sports centre assistant, sports retail assistant etc.


Employment or the Level 1 or Level 2 in Animal Care or Sport.

Special Requirements:

1 Specialist Clothing and Equipment: Refer to Website

2 Extra Costs: Refer to Website

To apply for this course please select the coloured tab, relating to the centre you wish to study at, on the right hand side of this screen. You can save your progress if you prefer to do it in stages but you must complete all sections of the form.

Special Education Needs and Disability Prospective students who have a disability that may affect their studies should inform the College as soon as possible. Reasonable adjustments will be made to accommodate student needs and to provide appropriate support to enable successful completion of the course of study. Where necessary students will be asked for evidence to help identify appropriate adjustments.

Please note that the information provided in this fact sheet was accurate at the date of publication. However, courses are continually being modified and information is therefore subject to change.

Compare to choose better:
See all