Level 3 NVQ Certificate in Advice and Guidance

· These qualifications are suitable for those working directly with clients in organisations providing advice and guidance services.

· These services may include careers guidance, government agencies such as Connexions, youth work and youth justice, schools, colleges, training providers, universities, prison services, trade unions, charitable and voluntary services, housing, IAG partnerships and human resource departments as well as health and social care environments.

· Learners may work as a receptionist or administrator within advice and guidance services but may not be directly involved in advising clients; however learners may work closely with clients when they first contact the service. There are two units at Level 2 within this suite of qualifications; these units are a good stepping stone into the qualification of advice and guidance and learners will receive unit accreditation enabling progression onto Level 3 as their role develops.

· At Level 3 the learner’s role will involve providing advice and guidance directly to clients, reporting to line management as well as associated services. Learners may also supervise and support other staff members.

Price: The Price of this course is £650 (VAT Exempt).

Assessment: This qualification is assessed by a portfolio of evidence stored on our electronic platform which must cover all assessment criteria of the units selected. The portfolio of evidence will be assessed and internally quality assured by the Centre. The qualification will be delivered through a mix of blended learning using our online learning platform, face to face visits in the workplace.

Progression: Individuals achieving this qualification may wish to progress onto a higher level qualification in Advice and Guidance.

Delivery: The course is a totally flexible roll on roll off programme which is built around your job role and commitments and can be delivered over 26 weeks, the end date will be negotiated with you at the beginning of the course. The course can be delivered in your workplace on a one to one basis or in group/one to one workshops, through blended learning using our online platform or a combination of the above whichever is best for you.