Soft Skills Pathway - Business Skills

The Soft Skills Pathway provides you with the interpersonal, communication, and leadership abilities needed to excel in today's competitive business environment.

Course overview

Why choose the Soft Skills Pathway - Business Skills course?

Soft skills are indispensable in the business world as they contribute to effective communication, teamwork, leadership, customer service, negotiation, problem-solving, time management, emotional intelligence, change management, and networking. Developing these skills within the workforce leads to increased productivity, employee satisfaction, customer loyalty, and overall business success.  
Undertaking the Soft Skills in Business course allows you to assess your attributes, knowledge and qualities, and maximise your potential. This learning pathway will teach you how to continue to develop your soft skills throughout your career. 

What you’ll learn

  • Topics
    Influence and Persuasion 
    Written Communication  
    Building business cases and plans  
    Business Grammar 
    Presentation Skills 
    Creative thinking and Brainstorming  
    Finance Essentials  
    Critical thinking  
    Managing Risk  
How you'll be assessed

The Soft Skills Pathway - Business Skills course consists of on-demand lectures, along with module tests to consolidate your knowledge. Once the equivalent of 50 hours+ study across our soft skill learning pathways has been completed, you will be eligible for a Learning People Certificate of Completion.  


On successfully passing the multiple Soft Skills Pathway - Business Skills module tests and 50 hours of study, you’ll be awarded your certification. This is a digital certificate. 

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Course Guide

The key facts about your online training.


Soft Skills Pathway - Business Skills  

Study time

95 guided learning hours (Full-time: 1 - 2 months, Part-time: 3 - 4 months)


Module tests. (Once the equivalent of 50 hours study across any of our soft skill learning pathways is completed you will be eligible for a Learning People Certificate of Completion) 


Internet access and email



Ideal for

Anyone looking to boost their career and improve soft skills. 



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What's Included

Professional development that works around you.

  • On-demand platform access
    CV and LinkedIn support
    eBooks and Video Lessons
    Monthly careers workshops
    Learning People Alumni membership
    Virtual seminars
    TOTUM student card

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You'll come away with a widely respected, globally recognised qualification which will help you advance your career.

Why take this Soft Skills Pathway?

The Soft Skills Pathway - Business Skills course is ideal for anyone looking to gain invaluable skills and experience, and open up new employment opportunities for their career. Soft skills underpin every day in the workplace - enhancing your employability, and developing your skills for the future.  

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