Adult Courses

Level 1 Award in Preparing To Work In Schools NCFE

Course Overview

  • Campuses

    Havering Ardleigh Green
  • Qualification

    Adult Courses
  • Subject

    Education and Teacher Training
  • Schedule

    Friday (Day)
  • Duration

    16 Weeks
  • Age


Course Fees


Entry requirements

Learners must be at least 19 years old.


To study this course, students must be at least 16 years old. It is a knowledge-only qualification and therefore students do not need to be working or undertaking practical placements.

You can expect to study:

  • Understanding schools as organisations
  • Understanding how to keep children and young people healthy, safe and well
  • Understanding how to communicate with children, young people and adults
  • Assessment Criteria

    This qualification will be internally assessed using a range of methods, which could include written assignments or tasks such as designing a leaflet or booklet, charts or diagrams, or setting up an information board.

Further information

This qualification is aimed at a range of students who are thinking of working in a school setting, including young people, mature learners, learners with special educational needs or where English is an additional language. Successful students might be able to progress to a Level 2 qualification.

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