Workplace Psychology Level 3

Acquire insight into the world of occupational or workplace psychology, which studies the effects of human behaviour in the workplace and the steps taken to boost happiness and job satisfaction of employees.

The Workplace Psychology Level 3 is ideal for anyone requiring skills to manage staff in the workplace. You’ll gain knowledge of fundamental theories and techniques that can be applied to various settings to increase or enhance employee satisfaction, worker productivity and organisational effectiveness.

Progression and opportunities are abundant, from starting a business, moving into senior positions or increasing knowledge through further education. The civil service is a traditional path for graduates, with positions across departments such as: Home Office, HM Prison Service and Ministry of Defence.

On this course, you’ll explore topics that include:

  • Motivating the workforce to improve performance and organisational efficiency
  • Personality concepts of individuals that allow organisations to fine-tune their selection process
  • The use of psychological testing to assess the aptitude of individuals
  • The recruitment process, from recruitment methods to interviewing and testing
  • Workplace management, responsibilities and importance of managers
  • And so much more…

Gain an insight into the world of occupational psychology, which studies the effects of human behaviour in the workplace
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Study Hours

Up to 90 hours which is around 30 minutes per day for 6 months.

Course Duration

You have up to a year to complete this course and we have included a suggested number of study hours. This is usually ample time for learners, even with full-time jobs and other commitments. Don’t worry if you go over the year though, we can organise an extension to your course for a small fee, which also extends your tutor support.

Study Method

The course is specially designed for study by distance learning. Throughout the course, there will be self-assessment questions, and tutor marked assignments (TMAs), to enable you to monitor your progress.


Each unit is followed by a written tutor-marked assignment (TMA), which is submitted and then marked by your tutor. You will not be required to take an external exam.

Course Outcomes

At the end of this course, successful learners will receive an NCFE Customised Qualification and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the details all of the units you have completed as part of your course). You can read more about NCFE here.

Additional Information
Level 3
Entry requirements
There are no formal entry requirements for this course, however, it is recommended that you have an intermediate ability to read and write English.
Section 1
Introducing Workplace Psychology

An overview of workplace psychology relating to individual growth and achievement. You’ll learn the importance of studying people though questioning and observation, environmental influences, mental experience, body/mind connections, feelings and emotions, and the ability adapt to the environment.

You will have access to your personal tutor, via email and telephone, who will mark your assignments and guide you through the course. In addition, you will be supplied with a comprehensive Study Guide which will help you through the study and assessment process. Your personal tutor will be highly experienced in their subject area and qualified to teach.

You don’t need any prior skills in the subject area to start. However, as with all of our courses, we recommend a reasonable level of English reading and writing ability.

We provide all the specially written learning materials you require to study this course at home. The course fee also includes tutor support for 12 months.

You will receive everything you need to complete this course within the study pack we send to you.

No, this course is assessed by coursework alone.

No, all of the study materials are supplied within your learning pack.

That’s fine, this course can be studied anywhere and is completed by submitting Tutor marked assignments (TMAs).

Please check our FAQs section or Contact Us, we are happy to answer any questions you have.

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