OCNLR Level 1 Award in Skills for Professions in Applied Science and Technology

Key details

  • Course code:  603/2522/7
  • Level:  L1
  • Per-learner fee to centre:  £38
  • Guided learning hours:  75
  • 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 Applied Science & Technology aim to provide learners with the skills and knowledge required to progress to further study related to applied science and technology 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.

Learning resources have been developed for a number of units within these qualifications and are available on request.


There is funding available for this qualification from the following source(s): EFA 14-16, EFA 16-19, Adult Skills, MCA/GLA, Tailored Learning

Find out more by accessing The ESFA funding hub.

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
Group 3 - Green Units Project in Sustainability L1 [J/505/2040] 3
Group 3 - Green Units Introduction to Sustainability L1 [R/618/3367] 1
Group 3 - Green Units Environmental Issues L1 [R/618/3370] 3
Group 3 - Green Units Exploring Careers in the Green Industries L1 [T/618/3376] 1
Group 3 - Green Units Ethical and Political Issues relating to Land-Based Activities L1 [A/618/3377] 2
Group 3 - Green Units Global Warming and Climate Change L1 [F/618/3378] 2
Group 3 - Green Units Investigate an Environmental Issue L1 [T/650/1987] 3
Group 3 - Green Units Sustainability Issues in Industry L1 [T/650/2010] 2
Group 3 - Green Units Supporting Sustainability in an Office Environment L1 [F/650/2032] 2
Optional Digital Content Creation – Audio and Video L1 (Assessment only) [L/616/8253] 4
Optional Digital Content Creation – Text and Image L1 (Assessment only) [R/616/8254] 3
Optional Improving Personal Productivity L1 (Assessment only) [H/616/8257] 3
Optional Introduction to Programming L1 (Assessment only) [K/616/8258] 3

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