OCNLR Level 1 Award in Skills for Professions in Public Services

Key details

  • Course code:  603/2626/8
  • Level:  L1
  • Per-learner fee to centre:  £41
  • Guided learning hours:  57
  • Credits:  9
  • Minimum age for access:  14

Why choose regulated qualifications?

  • Regulated by Ofqual
  • Many are fully funded
  • Occupationally relevant

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.


There is funding available for this qualification from the following source(s): Adult SkillsEFA 16-19Section 96.

Find out more by accessing The ESFA funding hub.

(Correct as of 13/07/2023)

Units with support materials and tutor resources

The below units have associated Resource packs.

Please contact us to enquire about using these materials or to request a demonstration.

Group Name Credits Resource pack Interactive resources Online platform
Mandatory Intro to Study Skills [H/508/0637] 3
Optional Group 3 - GreenUnits Project in Sustainability L1 [J/505/2040] 3
Optional Group 3 - GreenUnits Introduction to Sustainability L1 [R/618/3367] 1
Optional Group 3 - GreenUnits Environmental Issues L1 [R/618/3370] 3
Optional Group 3 - GreenUnits Exploring Careers in the Green Industries L1 [T/618/3376] 1
Optional Group 3 - GreenUnits Ethical and Political Issues relating to Land-Based Activities L1 [A/618/3377] 2
Optional Group 3 - GreenUnits Global Warming and Climate Change L1 [F/618/3378] 2
Optional Group 3 - GreenUnits Investigate an Environmental Issue L1 [T/650/1987] 3
Optional Group 3 - GreenUnits Sustainability Issues in Industry L1 [T/650/2010] 2
Optional Group 3 - GreenUnits Supporting Sustainability in an Office Environment L1 [F/650/2032] 2

Next steps

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