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Skills for vocational studies

New suites of Entry 3, Level 1 and Level 2 qualifications

We can help you support your learners to succeed and progress with our new suite of flexible, multi-pathway vocational qualifications.

We wanted to make sure that our qualifications are what your learners, teachers and trainers really need. So we have developed them with the support of further education colleges, training providers and adult community learning providers. They are consistent with the principles for study programmes for 16-19 year olds. In addition, they are relevant - particularly in the case of the smaller qualifications - for adults, including those who are unemployed.

All the learning units and many of the vocational units, in the new Level 1 qualifications come with free exemplar learning resources, which include unit content and information, tutor guidance, schemes of work, lesson plans, classroom activities and assignment briefs.

Entry Level Award and Certificate in Skills for Vocational Studies (Entry 3)

The entry level Award and Certificate in Skills for Vocational Studies have been designed to provide a flexible approach to study. They combine units from across 12 vocational pathways alongside learning and employability skills, English, maths and ICT.

Level 1 Certificates in Skills for Professions

Offer your learners a flexible approach for successful study with our suite of Level 1 Skills for Professions qualifications. These are available in nine vocational pathways and include a range of learning and employability skills units to suit the different needs of your learners.

Level 1 Award and Certificate in Skills for Vocational Studies

The level 1 Award and Certificate in Skills for Vocational Studies combine units from the nine vocational pathways in the Level 1 Skills for Professions, with additional units in maths and engineering. They provide a particular flexibility that enables learners to study units from more  than one vocational sector.

Level 1 Certificate in Learning and Employability Skills for Progression to Vocational Study

The aim of the Level 1 Certificate in Learning and Employability Skills for Progression to Vocational Study is to provide learners with the skills and knowledge required to progress to vocational study in any sector. It combines learning units at Level 1 and employability units at Level 2.

Level 2 Certificates and Extended Certificates in Skills for Professions

This suite of qualifications provides learners with the opportunity to consolidate and extend their learning in preparation for higher level vocational courses, Access to HE Diploma courses, apprenticeships or employment within one of six vocational areas. Their size makes them ideal to be delivered alongside GCSE English and/or maths.

Find out more about each qualification by clicking on the leaflet image or link to the qualification guide.


Skills for Professions - Creative and Digital Industries

Level 2 Certificate in Skills for Professions in the Creative and Digital Industries

Level 2 Extended Certificate in Skills for Professions in the Creative and Digital Industries




Skills for Professions - Applied Science and Technology

Level 2 Certificate in Skills for Professions in Applied Sciences and Technology

Level 2 Extended Certificate in Skills for Professions in Applied Science and Technology


Skills for Professions - Building and Construction

Level 2 Certificate in Skills for Professions in Building and Construction

Level 2 Extended Certificate in Skills for Professions in Building and Construction


Skills for Professions - Health and Social Care

Level 2 Certificate in Skills for Professions in Health and Social Care

Level 2 Extended Certificate in Skills for Professions in Health and Social Care


Skills for Professions - Engineering

Level 2 Certificate in Skills for Professions in Engineering

Level 2 Extended Certificate in Skills for Professions in Engineering
 


Skills for Professions - Business, Administration and Finance

Level 2 Certificate in Skills for Professions in Business, Administration and Finance

Level 2 Extended Certificate in Skills for Professions in Business, Administration and Finance