Course description

Are you interseted in exploring a career in social work?

You will explore the role of the social worker, the skills and qualifications needed for this role and be able to assess your own skills in the context of being a social worker.

This course will also support you to identify potential career options and opportunities to help plan your next steps.

What can this course lead to?

This course is beneficial for those who are considering potential career options or looking to re-train in a new field. You could then progress on to further short courses and gain qualifications. Our Student Support Services team will work with you to design a personalised learning journey based on your needs and aspirations.

Want to learn more?

You can find out more about Northern College and the courses on offer at one of our Open Events.


Northern College, Yorkshire

Course session dates

This is a one-day course for

  • 20 May 2022

Course fees and funding support

You may be eligible to study for free if you are unemployed, on certain benefits, or earn £17,374.50 a year or less. We can confirm when you apply or contact our Student Support Services team to learn more.

Course Fee £17.50