Personal Development

Personal Development – Unit 1.

This unit is made up of 3 modules (see descriptions below) which can be taken as stand-alone subjects.

The whole unit is usually completed in 65-95 study hours.

You can start your studies whenever you wish and you can study at times to suit you as the modules are delivered online.

There is so much to tell you about this powerful, comprehensive management course that you’ll benefit from an in-depth conversation with one of our professional Course Advisors.

To arrange a discussion, simply call us:

Notting Hill – 020 7792 5214

High Holborn – 020 7025 4700

Manchester – 0161 923 6814

Or contact us by email.

What Is Covered.

Module 1 – Time Management (Approx 15 – 20 hrs)

Explore the skills and techniques needed for effective time management. You will learn how to evaluate and put into practice the main techniques required for effective time management to achieve organisational and personal objectives.


• Time Management and You
• Making Time
• Time Stealers

Module 2 – Personal and Professional Skills (Approx 35 – 55 hrs)

Examine the professional and personal skills needed to manage effectively. You will analyse and be enabled to put into practice a range of personal and professional skills required for effective management.


• The Effective Manager
• Recognising and Dealing with Stress or Burnout
• Communication Skills
• Speaking and Hearing
• Active Listening
• Active Body Language
• Questioning
• Planning to communicate
• Getting the message across
• What is assertiveness?
• What is conflict management?
• What is Negotiating?
• Coaching and Mentoring

Module 3 – Personal Skills Audit and Personal Development Plan Approx 15 – 20 hrs

Learn how to (and actually carry out) a personal skills audit and produce a personal development plan. Develop relevant skills and so be able to perform a personal skills audit which is relevant to life and career goals, illustrating the skills required to manage effectively.


• How Individuals Differ (including the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator)
• Learning Styles
• Life and Career Planning
• Setting Standards and Objectives

Pricing Information.

Individual modules are available at £313.95 each, however it is much better value to study the whole unit at only £910.45.

How To Enrol Or Find Out More.

Enrolling or finding out more is easy!

Just call our friendly Course Advisors:

Notting Hill – 020 7792 5214

High Holborn – 020 7025 4700

Manchester – 0161 923 6814

Or contact us by email.

We’re looking forward to hearing from you!

What Else Should I Study With This Unit?

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Diploma in Management Studies.

Certificate in Management Studies.

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Financial Awareness

Managing Change

Managing Activities Incl Health & Safety

Marketing Management

Winning Teams

Decision Making & Taking

Personal Development Unit.

This unit can be taken alone and within the Unit, it is also possible to just study individual modules.

Whatever you decide to do, we offer a totally flexible training methodology.

You decide when to start as well as when and where to do so.

Our Management Studies training is delivered online, so you can choose your own timetable!

Why not call our friendly Course Advisors for more information on how our programmes work?

You can reach them at

Notting Hill – 020 7792 5214

High Holborn – 020 7015 4700

Manchester – 0161 923 6814

Or contact us by email.

We’ll be happy to help!