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Revised Living Independently Qualifications

Thursday, 19 November 2020

 

Over the summer, this suite of qualifications received a thorough overhaul to provide you with a fit for purpose selection of qualifications to meet the needs of your learners and your region’s employers. 

 

With learners of mixed abilities, our Living Independently qualifications enable learners to develop the relevant skills to make the transition from residential care, supported living or the care environment, to independent life and potentially sustainable employment.

 

Benefits of delivering these qualifications in your centre 

Learners will:

  • Develop the skills required to live a fulfilling, independent life; from furnishing their home to exploring hobbies and engaging with their local community.
  • Explore behaviours and attitudes required to succeed in the workplace. 

 

Qualifications

The following qualifications are available for registration:

  • Entry Level Award in Living Independently (Entry 1)
  • Entry Level Certificate in Living Independently (Entry 1)
  • Entry Level Diploma in Living Independently (Entry 1)
  • Entry Level Award in Living Independently (Entry 2)
  • Entry Level Certificate in Living Independently (Entry 2)
  • Entry Level Diploma in Living Independently (Entry 2)
  • Entry Level Award in Living Independently (Entry 3)
  • Entry Level Certificate in Living Independently (Entry 3)
  • Entry Level Diploma in Living Independently (Entry 3)

 

Qualification units

We have a great range of units to choose from including (but not limited to):

  • Accessing Leisure Services
  • Applying for Jobs or Courses
  • Building Confidence & Self Esteem
  • Choosing Clothing and Footwear
  • Developing Communication Skills
  • Everyday Food and Drink Preparation
  • Household Expenses
  • Money
  • Personal Care and Hygiene
  • Using Public Transport – Buses and Trains
  • Working as a Volunteer

 

>>> Discover more here <<< 

 

Delivering these qualifications in your centre
 

For more information regarding any of these qualifications, please get in touch by either: 
Contacting your Business Development Manager
Calling us on 01902 624230
Sending us an e-mail to enquiries@opencollnet.org.uk
For more information regarding any of these qualifications, please get in touch by either: 
Contacting your Business Development Manager
Calling us on 01902 624230

For more information regarding any of these qualifications, please get in touch by either:

 

Already one of our approved accredited centres?

Creating a new course to add to your portfolio is a straight-forward process, your Business Development Manager will be very happy to help you, please get in touch - see contact details below.


Thinking of becoming one of our centres?

This is also a straight-forward supported process! You can find out more about us by:


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