Key details

OCNLR Level 1 Award in Preparing to Work in Schools Qualification Guide
(with units)
Qualification approval number  603/4398/9
Per-learner fee to centre  £38.00
Guided learning hours  48
Credit value  6
Minimum age for access  16

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    About this qualification

    The OCNLR Level 1 Award in Preparing to Work in Schools has been developed to provide an introduction to key issues for people who are new to working in a school, or learning centre for young people, in a non-teaching capacity, or for people who hope to start doing so soon. The key issues are covered, with safeguarding the subject of a mandatory unit, and with a choice from other optional units including: ‘how schools work as organisations’, ‘communicating with children and young people’, ‘conflict in the classroom’, ‘craft activities’, ‘supporting learners for whom English is not their first language’, and ‘awareness of mental health and wellbeing’.


    There is funding available for this qualification from the following source(s):
    Adult Skills, 16-19 EFA, Section 96. Find out more by accessing The ESFA funding hub.

    Where can I study this qualification?

    For information on where to study this course please email or call 020 7278 5511.