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Climbing the Career Ladder

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On average this
course contributes
1 hours
towards your CPD

This online learning module has been developed in conjunction with social housing organisations.

A job gives most people a 'sense of self', offers challenges and boosts confidence. In order to reap the benefits of working you need to find a job that's right for you. This module will look at some of the things you need to consider when looking for a job including: what jobs are available; what job would be suitable for you; what you need to do to be given a job and your future career prospects.

On completion of this course you will:

  • Know where to look for job opportunities
  • Know how to complete an application form
  • Understand what information to include in your CV
  • Know how to prepare for job interviews
  • Understand how to maintain your job and climb the career ladder

Course Details

Lesson Plan

  • Welcome and Learning Objectives
  • Starting your journey
  • Learn to shine
  • Best foot forward
  • Climbing the ladder and Summary

Target Audience

This module is intended for Tenants in Social Housing, but will also be relevant for anyone who is looking to start a job or progress within a current role.


It is estimated that this module will take approximately 1-2 hours to complete (depending on learning speed). As an e-learning module you can complete this training in convenient stages. The system will record your progress throughout


On completion of this course you will be able to download a Virtual College certificate.

CPD Accreditation

The content of this course has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course.

What our customers have said

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How easy it was to navigate through
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I loved the picture, colour and voice content, it stopped me having to make such an effort to read information and all the information went into my head easily because of the combination of eye catching images, someone speaking it through the computer speaker
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A good form of re - capping on a work ethos
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The ease of use
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Cost and Discounts

£30 + VAT - This cost is for a single user.

Discounts are available for multiple users (10 or more) for more information please contact, or telephone UKVC Sales on 01943 885089.

How it Works

The information below is specific to this particular course. If you would like a more general guide to how our purchasing and learning works please visit the Four Easy Steps page which should tell you all you need to know.

Alternatively; if you have a specific question or concern why not contact us directly ?


This is an online course, all the training will be taken through your browser window. There will be no face-to-face sessions with instructors nor will you receive any training material through the post. If you wish you may print out any page of the training material, and may also print the notes you took during the training.

You can also revisit the training material at any time, even after you have completed the course.


The material for this course has been broken down into several smaller lessons, each lesson dealing with a specific area of the overall subject.

The lesson consist of a series of pages in which an instructor will talk you through the lesson material at a pace that suits you. Pages may also include supporting pictures, graphs, animation or extra sounds to help with the learning where appropriate. Some lessons will include challenges/quizzes to help you keep in touch and interested in the material.

Lessons can be taken in any order and each lesson may be PAUSED and RESUMED at any stage. When all lessons in the course have been completed our system will realise and automatically record that you have successfully completed the course


This course is delivered fully online allowing you to learn at your own pace, however an average duration would be 1 hours.

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