Defeat your reasons for feeling unsure of yourself, learn how to participate more effectively in social situations and manage stress and how to set goals that increase their self-confidence.


  • Description

    The goal of this course is to identify those elements that undermine our confidence and provide solutions for conquering them.

    you will gain the skills to establish your own personal objectives and a plan for future personal progression.

    West Berkshire Council concessions are available for this course, subject to evidence on enrolment. For further information please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 01635 845000.

  • Entry Requirements

    There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

    Students are not required to possess any specific prior skills before joining this course.

  • Qualification

    This course contains a short, accredited qualification, which consists of planning and carrying out several different confidence building projects using a range of taught skills. Students keep a portfolio and photographic evidence of work which will be assessed internally by Newbury College and externally via the awarding body. Upon successful completion of the qualification, students are awarded the Level one Award in Learning, Employability and Progression for Confidence Building.

  • Progression

    You may wish to consider extending your knowledge of personal psychology with a free online course in Counselling Skills or explore business related subjects such as Team Leading or Customer Service. See study-online.co.uk for details.

  • Assessment

    Work will be assessed by the tutor throughout the course and progress will be discussed individually.Attainment will be recorded against the assessment criteria. Peer reviews and group discussions, reviewing completed work, will also form an important part of assessment.

  • Home Study

    Theres no homework associated with this course.

  • Work Placement

    You do not need to be inrelevant work to participate in this course.

  • Programmes currently in progress

    Please be aware that this course has already started. Please call 01635 845000 to check if spaces are available

    Code Day Start End Times Fees*
    97010/DF 212201 Wednesday 15/09/2021 10/11/2021 10:30 - 12:30 £65

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* Terms and conditions apply. The fees stated on this website are for guidance purposes only and should be checked before enrolment. Unless otherwise stated, fees shown are for tuition only, over one term (Community Learning courses) or one academic year. Where a course is longer than one academic year, the fees stated are for the first year, and the cost of the second or subsequent years will be discussed at interview. For details of fee remission for students over 19 click here. If you think you may be entitled to a concession or fee remission, or you would like more information on the additional costs associated with your chosen course, please contact us on 01635 845000 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Fee information

14 - 18 year olds

In most cases students aged 14-18 years old on a substantial study programme will NOT be required to pay fees and most course-specific equipment and materials will be funded by the College. This excludes stationary, non-curriculum trips and a £15 enrichment fee.

19 years and over

Students aged 19 years and over may be required to pay fees. For details of fee remission and loans for students over the age of 19 click here. Please note that some courses may have additional registration, examination and/or materials fees. Where we have been unable to provide these additional costs in this information, they will be discussed with you prior to enrolment. If you think you may be entitled to financial support or fee remission, or you would like more information on the additional costs associated with your chosen course, please contact us.