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Developing Employability Skills Level 1 Award and Certificate at Aigburth Training Opportunities

Course description

The qualifications are suitable for a wide range of learners, including:

  • learners aged 14 - 19 entering the workforce for the first time
  • the unemployed
  • adult returners seeking to re-enter the workplace
  • people in employment who wish to develop their employability skills
  • learners not in education, employment or training

Course content

These qualifications focus on the knowledge, understanding, and skills that are needed for the preparation of employment, and support learners to develop the essential transferrable skills and attributes that are valued by employers.

Entry requirements

You should be at least 14 years old.

Assessment

All units will be internally assessed using a range of methods. This could include optional tasks set by us, coursework or portfolio of evidence.

Future opportunities

The Award and Certificate support learners to develop the essential transferrable skills and attributes that are valued by employers.

Learners taking the Award can progress onto the Level 1 Certificate in Developing Employability Skills, which will allow learners to build upon their employability skills, through achievement of a wider selection of units.

Learners taking the Certificate can also progress their learning to vocational qualifications, such as the Level 1 Award, Certificate and Diploma in Introduction to Health, Social Care and Children's and Young People's Setting, or the Level 2 Certificate in an Introduction to Early Years Education and Care.

Which type of job roles can you apply for on completion?

The Award and Certificate support learners to develop the essential transferrable skills and attributes that are valued by employers. The qualifications are designed to break down barriers for entering the workplace, by building a learner's confidence to enable them to apply for, secure and sustain employment across a range of sectors.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Aigburth Training Opportunities directly.

Last updated date: 08 November 2016

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