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Course Description

Level 1 Award in Occupational Studies for the Workplace

The primary purpose of this qualification is to provide you with an introduction to the skills, knowledge and understanding required in a range of vocational areas. This qualification provides 10 occupational clusters, enabling you to develop an understanding of the core knowledge and skills for a specific industry.

It supports this by helping to give you a solid introduction to the occupational area of your choice.

This qualification is for you if you’re looking to develop new skills and enter a new industry and would like to get a taste of the skills and knowledge required. The range of units available allows learners to focus in on one area or experience a vast variety of disciplines.

Level 2 Certificate in Prevention and Control of Infections

This qualification aims to help learners to understand:

  • The meaning and importance of infection control within a business.
  • The causes of infections, the conditions in which they thrive and the ways that they can be spread.
  • Methods used to prevent and control the spread of infection.
  • Understanding the importance of Health & Safety regulations within the workplace.

Milton Keynes

1 & 2

NCFE

Course Features

Level 1 Award in Occupational Studies for the Workplace

This is a non-vocational qualification which sits within Foundation learning. The course aims to identify the learners’ own strengths and areas for improvement, planning and organising and how to implement these into the workplace:

  • Looking at time management, problem skills and how to improve own learning and performance.
  • Interview skills and techniques in preparation for the learners guaranteed interviews.

Level 2 Certificate in Prevention and Control of Infections

The objectives of this qualification are to:

  • Give learners working across most sectors the knowledge and understanding of infection prevention and control to support their role within the workplace.
  • Enable learners to progress to other qualifications in this subject area, or within the wider area.

Progression Route

Level 1 Award in Occupational Studies for the Workplace

This qualification will provide you with the foundation knowledge that can be applied to a variety of job roles.

Level 2 Certificate in Prevention and Control of Infections

Learners who achieve these qualifications could progress to:

  • NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Cleaning and Support Services Skills.
  • Intermediate Apprenticeship in Cleaning and Environmental Support Services.

For further information including training dates please contact the office on 0191 4922422.

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