Aims

The aims of these qualifications are to enable learners:

  1. To understand basic concepts in employment, business and enterprise.
  2. To understand entrepreneurship and recognise entrepreneurial skills.
  3. To understand employment responsibilities and rights.

 

Key Features

There are several features of this qualification that make it very appropriate for its target learners:

  1. Assessment and certification can be ordered throughout the year, allowing maximum  flexibility for centres.
  2. Qualifications are ordered as single units of 20 guided learning hours.
  3. Can be delivered either as a classroom based course or as a blended learning programme.
  4. Assessment is by a multi choice test, ordered on screen or paper based.

 

Target Group

These qualifications are aimed at a range of learners, including:

  1. Young people wishing to pick up an award as part of a learning programme such as Foundation Learning.
  2. Young people aged 16 – 19 who are in various learning environments.