Interpersonal Communications

This course considers key communication areas in depth to help you become more confident in the workplace as well as more effective.

 

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Is this for you?

Communication skills are key in any job or industry. This course is ideal for anyone who needs to improve their communication skills in their current role or for those seeking additional responsibilities. 

Award and Associated Qualifications

Awarded 30 CPD points upon successful completion

Start Date

Flexible

Study Type

In centre, online, or a combination

Training Type

course

Duration

Between 20 to 30 hours

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About this course

One of several communication courses offered by Pitman Training, this course tackles a core skill that’s often in demand – particularly if you’re looking for promotion, additional responsibility or to broaden your opportunities.

Moving you on from basic communication skills, this course considers key communication areas in depth to help you become more confident in the workplace as well as more effective.

Interpersonal Communications lasts between 20 - 30 hours and is provided in an e-learning format so you can learn at home, at a pace to suit you. Every Pitman Training centre also has Course Advisors, so there is always additional support on hand should you feel it necessary.

The course is highly practical in nature – it is packed with hints and tips to solve real-life work problems including quizzes to help reinforce your learning as you go.

What's more, our online system will help you track your progress and take you straight back to where you left off, as well as help build your motivation. There is also a generous six-month window to complete the programme.

Here's what you'll study during this course: - 

  • An introduction to Interpersonal Communication
  • Written Communication
  • Active Listening
  • Questioning Skills
  • Types of Meetings
  • Leading Effective Meetings
  • How to Deliver Effective Presentations
  • Using Visual Aids
  • Presentation Skills
  • Career and work-focused learning
  • Specially designed learning activities help you put into practice the new habits and skills you have gained. They reinforce your learning and create a memorable course-style
  • Interactive ‘Quick Quizzes’ give you the chance to test your new-found knowledge
  • Learning bookmarks built into the system, so you can easily start again where you left off
  • Automatic progress tracking helps you see your progress, building up your motivation

Aims and Objectives

This course will help you explore key areas in communication, including: written communication; active listening; questioning skills; leading effective meetings.

 

Pre-Requisites

There are no specific pre-requisites required for this course.

Finance Options

Wherever possible our training is tailored to your needs. The cost of our training programmes depend on the course(s) you choose and varies according to duration and breadth. Rest assured we have a number of payment options available to ensure the cost of training is affordable and can be worked alongside your other financial commitments. Common ways people fund their training include: - 

 

Self-Funded: 

  • Flexible payment plans to help you spread the cost* available at many of our centres;
  • You could opt to pay upfront.

 

 

Company Funded:

Requesting funding from your employers needn’t be a daunting task. Many employers support and encourage their employees with their professional development and consider it a worthwhile investment to fund any training required.

What we can help with:

  • Providing a comprehensive training programme outlining learning outcomes
  • Tailored personnel letters
  • Communication with finance departments to arrange payment options (upfront or payment plan*).

 

Funding & Grants:

There may be the opportunity to apply for funded grants that can help towards the cost of training. These include the Skills Development Scotland ITAs and the ReAct programme in Wales. All schemes will have different terms and conditions that will need to be met in order to qualify for a grant and these are managed by each individual centre.

We’d recommend you speak to a Course Advisor in your local centre to find out whether they are registered to offer any such schemes and discuss your requirements further.

 

* Terms and Conditions apply. Speak to a Course Advisor for full information on the options available to you.

 

 

Career Path

Communications skills are essential across every career and taking time to gain certified skills in this area will be a definite benefit no matter the career you choose. Careers where communications skills are essential include positions such as Receptionist, Secretary, Personal Assistant (PA), Executive Assistant (EA), Office Manager, Team Leader, HR and Social Media Manager. 

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Whats the difference?

We offer a range of training packages in a range of subject areas and can offer blended learning opportunities to best meet your needs.

Course

Our courses are practical in nature and focus on a single subject and can last anywhere from a few hours to a few days.

Diploma

Diplomas are designed to give you a complete skillset mapped to a specific career path and contain a number of core and elective courses.

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