Level 1 Certificate in Skills for Further Learning and Employment

Level 1 Diploma

Course Location


Trafford College


Altrincham Campus

Further Details


College 16-18


Foundation Learning

Course Start Date

Monday 2nd September 2024

Course Duration

Full-time, 1 Year

Course Time

Course Fee

£ 362.00
You may be eligible for support with your tuition fees - please visit the college website - funding and finance page for further information

Course Code


Course Overview

This qualification will focus on developing essential skills, personal qualities and values that enable you to thrive in any workplace. Our programme has been developed to provide learners with a range of knowledge, understanding, personal skills and attributes essential for successful performance in work. This course has been designed to support you to successfully gain employment within a chosen sector, or prepare you for further study.

Course Requirements

4 GCSE’s at Grade 2 or above including English and Maths

What you will Learn

The qualification provides a pathway into many sectors giving learners the opportunity to develop knowledge and skills about wider employment and career progression opportunities. Learners will develop self- confidence and interpersonal skills, develop effective communication and promote personal effectiveness.

Learners will study GCSE maths and English alongside their qualification.
Learners will be expected to undertake work experience as part of their study programme.


The qualification will be assessed by your Tutor using a range of methods to include written assignments, tasks such as designing charts and leaflets, course work or methods such as oral questioning and presentations.


Successful completion of this qualification will equip learners with the knowledge, skills and behaviours required to succeed in employment or further study.

Career Options

Progression to Level 2 or higher- level qualifications
Apprenticeship programmes

Mandatory Units

On this course you will study Developing own interpersonal skills, Presentation Skills, Enterprise and digital skills

Contact Details

For further information please contact T: 0161 886 7070 or E: info@trafford.ac.uk

Extra Costs Involved

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Although every care has been taken to ensure that the information contained within this document is accurate, there may be changes to this programme and provision. We will endeavour to keep prospective and current students updated where appropriate and when the information becomes available.
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