Thursday, 30 August 2018 - 9:00am to Tuesday, 25 December 2018 - 5:00pm
THIS COURSE CAN BE STARTED AT ANYTIME AND WILL BE COMPLETED AT YOUR OWN PACE WITHIN THE SPECIFIED AWARDING BODY TIMESCALES.
Advice NI offers this qualification at Level 3 (Certificate) and Level 4 (Diploma)
Level 3 Certificate in Advice and Guidance: A total of 21 credits must be achieved. Learners must achieve the 9 credits Mandatory Group PLUS a minimum of 9 credits from within the optional group of units. Mandatory units include:
• Establish communication with clients for advice and guidance
• Assist advice and guidance clients to decide on a course of action
• Manage personal case load
Level 4 Diploma in Advice and Guidance: A total of 37 credits must be achieved. Learners must achieve the 10 credits Mandatory Group PLUS a minimum of 20 credits from within the Optional Group of units. (19 Credits must be at level 4 or above) Mandatory units include:
• Support clients to make use of advice and guidance service
• Stage and manage the mediation process
• Provide support for other practitioners
This course is delivered via our online learning website (www.adviceni-learningonline.net) and face-to-face assessments.
Who Should Attend:
The Advice and Guidance qualifications are suitable for anyone working or volunteering with clients in an advice and guidance setting. This could be for example, in the area of welfare rights, careers, or employability.
Level 3 (Certificate) This level is for workers whose role involves providing advice and guidance directly to clients, reporting to line management as well as associated services. The candidate may also supervise and support other staff members.
Level 4 (Diploma) This level is for workers whose role involves providing specialist advice and guidance to clients, reporting to senior management and networking with associated services.
Level 3 (21 Credits) Advice NI Members: £775 Non-Members: £950
Level 4 (37 Credits) Advice NI Members: £995 Non-Members: £1195
This course is accredited through City & Guilds and ProQual.
This qualification has made me a more competent practitioner and has reinforced my principles of advice and guidance.