Key details

OCNLR Level 1 Award in Skills for Professions in Public Services Qualification Guide
(with units)
Qualification approval number  603/2626/8
Per-learner fee to centre  £38.00
Guided learning hours  57
Credit value  9
Minimum age for access  14

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    About this qualification

    Qualifications in Level 1 Skills for Professions in Public Services aim to provide learners with the skills and knowledge required to progress to further study related to public services and ultimately to work in this or related sectors. The qualifications are available as an Award and Certificate.

    The Level 1 Award is a bite-sized qualification which acts as a ‘taster’ for those wishing to explore vocational study alongside learning skills, while the Certificate is a more substantial qualification which can be incorporated into a 16-19 study programme as the core qualification element. The size of the qualification allows for the option of the other required study programme elements of maths, English, work experience and enrichment activities to be taken simultaneously.

    Units with support materials and tutor resources

    The below units have associated Resource packs, Interactive resources, and/or the Online platform.
    Please contact us to enquire about using these materials or to see demo.

    Name Resource pack Interactive resources Online platform
    Community and Cultural Awareness
    Intro to Study Skills
    Introduction to Security Work in the Public Services
    L1 Assisting the Public
    L1 Career Planning for the Public Services
    L1 Citizenship, the Individual and Society
    L1 Planning own Fitness Programme
    L1 Public Service Incidents
    L1 Public Service Project
    L1 Understanding Crime and its Effects
    L1 Working in Public Services
    Practical Teamwork in the Public Services
    Taking Part in Sport

    Funding

    There is funding available for this qualification from the following source(s):
    Adult Skills, 16-19 EFA, Section 96 (Approved for 14-16s). 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 enquiries@ocnlondon.org.uk or call 020 7278 5511.

    Related qualifications

    OCNLR Level 1 Certificate in Skills for Professions in Public Services