Course Code: GB1PJ026 Multiply - 50+ Ready for Change Next course dates Start dateLocationDuration Anytime Community Based 6 Hours Enquire now Overview Is this course for me? What will I learn? How will I be assessed? Key information Where could this course take me? Course SummaryIn a time of crisis for the cost of living, it has never been more important for us as individuals to live smart, save money where we can and manage a budget across different aspects of our lives. This 6-hour course is for individuals over 50 years that want to boost their confidence for change and start financially planning for their future. Focus is placed on recognising the value of your previous knowledge and life experience and will help identify how they can be used to embrace positive changes. You will have the opportunity to identify employment opportunities that are right for you and match your skills and strengrhs. Additionally, you will identify how to access your state pension/private work pension accounts and will discuss how you can become more financially stable. Entry RequirementsThe only entry requirement for this course is that you are aged 50+, enthusiastic and willing to learn. Qualification ObtainedMultiply (numeracy) provision designed to increase confidence with numbers, as a first step towards formal numeracy qualifications,6 to 10 hours Industry Placement and Field TripsThere are no field trips or work placements associated with this course. Learning and Teaching MethodsThe course will cover the following topics: Gaining confidence in embracing change Recognising your strengths, skills and knowledge to discover career opportunities Identify your current pension(s) Addressing ways you can become more financially stable The course consists of classroom based-learning in small groups using the following methods: 1-1 and group discussions Completion of worksheets Assessment worksheet Expert Tutors Our tutors have extensive experience teaching students who are nervous of numbers. We aim to take the fear out of maths and give students the key mathematical skills they need to succeed in everyday life and when it comes to work. Assessment MethodsTeaching takes place in small groups in an informal community stetting where you'll share your learning with like-minded students. You will be informally assessed by the following methods: Discussion BKSB results Session tasks Other Costs and Equipment NeededParticipants will be given an exercise book in which to make notes. No other equipment is required. Tuition Fees This course is government funded so there are no fees to pay. Terms and Conditions Read our full terms and conditions for more information. Career Options and ProgressionOnce you have finished this course you could use your knowledge to gain appropriate employment or you could further your mathematical knowledge by joining a Maths Functional Skills course. This course is a brilliant introduction to saving money using various mathematical methods to achieve it. You could build upon these skils and open lots of job opportunities by progressing through our other courses of English, Maths and Digital Functional skills.