Psychology Fundamentals


This course is designed to provide participants with an introduction to the fundamental principles of psychology. Learners will develop an understanding of key psychological concepts and theories, including how the brain and mind work, human development, and social psychology. The course will also explore the applications of psychology in various fields, such as healthcare, education, and business. 

Learning outcomes 
  • Understand the principles and key theories in psychology
  • Describe the the brain and the influence on behavior 
  • Learn about human development and the stages of life 
  • Look at social psychology and how individuals interact with each other 
  • Identify the practical applications of psychology in various fields 
Delivery method 

Can be delivered face to face, online or blended either in person or virtually e.g.  Teams/Zoom. Learners will have access to our learning platform where they can refer to the materials, watch extra resources such as videos and interactive activities and access links to organisations, for those that want to take their learning further. 

A full day is recommended for staff with little or no previous experience. For those with prior knowledge, a half day is recommended as a condensed session with post course materials. 

Workshops combine presentation slides, interactive exercises, individual reflection and group discussion. 

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