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How to Build Your Life Skills at College

Together with your chosen course of study, you will build a set of important life skills during your time at the College which will help to establish the foundations of your future.

Together with your chosen course of study, you will build a set of important life skills during your time at the College which will help to establish the foundations of your future. Here are a few of the essential life lessons you will gain during your time at Canterbury College.

 

Independence 

At Canterbury College, you will develop a sense of independence as you are in charge for your own timekeeping, work progress and social responsibility. You will be taught in adult learning environments with real-life opportunities that will challenge you to reach your goals, achieve your aspirations and become more independent.

Time management

You will be responsible for your own timekeeping and punctuality. This is an essential part of being successful in your studies. It will be up to you to get into the College on time, on the correct day of classes, and to hand in your assignments before the deadlines.

 

 

Social skills

There are so many opportunities to make friends at Canterbury College and develop your social skills, with people from all backgrounds and cultures. We teach the importance of social action and will reward students for acts of kindness, thought for others and a motivation to contribute to society. 
 

Ambition

At Canterbury College, you will be encouraged to build your confidence and follow your personal ambition, with tutors supporting your determination to succeed. You will be inspired by your tutors and peers to develop your ambition and achieve the highest possible level of qualification. 

 

Discover the opportunity to build your own life skills at Canterbury College by attending our upcoming events.