Life Skills is a very important subject at First Steps; it gives our learners a good grounding for their future, helps them to overcome barriers, improves resilience and builds up personal and social skills.
Within this subject, students can achieve a Level 1 Award/Certificate in Personal and Social Development.
There are a large range of topics covered within this subject, some of these are:
E-safety and social networking
Law and order
Drug and alcohol awareness
Sexuality and gender
Cooking & Baking
Physical and mental health
Health and safety
Searching and applying for jobs
Setting goals and targets
Budgeting and money matters
Child sexual exploitation
"I liked the real life scenarios"