Key details

OCNLR Level 1 Certificate in Skills for Professions in Public Services Qualification Guide
(with units)
Qualification approval number  601/8463/2
Per-learner fee to centre  £110.00
Guided learning hours  282
Credit value  32
Minimum age for access  14

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    About this qualification

    Provide learners with the underpinning study skills and introductory vocational knowledge required to progress to further Level 2 study or employment within public services or other related areas. The qualification can also easily be incorporated into a 16-19 study programme as the substantial 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.

    Group Name Credits Resource pack Interactive resources Online platform
    Group O2 Units Action Planning for Own Development [M/508/0687] 2
    Group O2 Units Creating and Publishing Web Pages L1 (Assessment only) [K/508/1935] 3
    Group O2 Units Critical Thinking [A/508/0689] 3
    Group O2 Units Developing Confidence and Self-Esteem L1 (Assessment only) [K/503/0967] 1
    Group O2 Units Digital Content Creation – Audio and Video L1 (Assessment only) [L/616/8253] 4
    Group O2 Units Digital Content Creation – Text and Image L1 (Assessment only) [R/616/8254] 3
    Group O2 Units Essay Writing [M/508/0690] 3
    Group O2 Units Following Instructions [A/505/9129] 1
    Group O2 Units Improving Personal Productivity L1 (Assessment only) [H/616/8257] 3
    Group O2 Units Internet Safety materials (Rise360/OPAL course) [A/615/6776] 3
    Group O2 Units Introduction to Programming L1 (Assessment only) [K/616/8258] 3
    Group O2 Units Mental Health Awareness L1 (Rise360/OPAL course) [K/616/6509] 1
    Group O2 Units Note-Taking [T/508/0691] 3
    Group O2 Units Organisational Skills [A/508/0692] 3
    Group O2 Units Planning and Carrying Out Research [R/508/1542] 2
    Group O2 Units Presentation Skills [M/508/0639] 2
    Group O2 Units Problem Solving [J/508/0694] 3
    Group O2 Units Punctuation and Grammar [L/508/0695] 2
    Group O2 Units Reading [R/508/0696] 3
    Group O2 Units Resilience Skills [Y/508/0697] 1
    Group O2 Units Revision and Exam Skills [D/508/0698] 3
    Group O2 Units Speaking and Listening Skills [H/508/0699] 3
    Group O2 Units Spelling [L/508/0700] 3
    Group O2 Units Spreadsheets [T/508/0710] 3
    Group O2 Units Teamwork Skills [F/508/0709] 3
    Group O2 Units Undertaking an Enterprise Project L1 [D/504/8866] 3
    Group O2 Units Word Processing [F/508/0712] 3
    Group O2 Units Writing [J/508/0713] 3
    Mandatory Group M Units - Intro to Study Skills [H/508/0637] 3
    Mandatory Group M Units - Time Management Skills [K/508/0638] 2


    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 or call 020 7278 5511.

    Related qualifications

    OCNLR Level 1 Award in Skills for Professions in Public Services