Courses

  • 4 Lessons

    Leading In Your Community

    Think you’ve got what it takes to change something in your school, college, community or country? Well, you’ve come to the right place. Whether you’ve been inspired by Greta Thunberg’s school strike, Emma Gonzale’s fight against firearms or you’ve just spotted an issue you want to fix - this course will guide you through the basics of how to design an effective campaign.

  • 4 Lessons

    Making a difference in your school or college

    Welcome to this course on making a difference in your school or college. In the first section we will explore what making a difference is about. In the second section we will look at why you should try to make a difference. And in section 3, 4 and 5 we will go through some of the practical techniques you can use to maximise your impact in your school or college. In the final section we will learn about the value of reflecting on your experience. Throughout the course there will be videos to watch, tasks to complete and examples and case studies of people who have made a difference in their school or college to learn from and to be inspired by.

  • 4 Lessons

    Mindfulness and Managing Stress

    What is mindfulness? What is stress? How can you do mindfulness and manage stress? This free virtual course will guide you through these questions. We will explore mindfulness as an idea and as a practice; we will explore stress as a natural but controllable emotion and we will learn about different ways of practicing mindfulness and managing stress and incorporating mindfulness and stress management techniques into your routine.

  • 3 Lessons

    Volunteering

    This course is your opportunity to better understand what volunteering is, the benefits it brings, and delve further into the world of volunteering through mythbusting and case studies as well as look at how you might start volunteering.

  • 12 Lessons

    WKC HSC Leadership Academy

    This course is an essential part of the Health & Social Care Leadership Academy at Westminster Kingsway College. You can use this course to access resources and activities both before and after the live sessions on Thursdays and Fridays (depending on which group you are in).