Introduction to our Qualifications
Open College Network West Midlands is a national and international Ofqual-regulated awarding organisation authorised to develop and award regulated qualifications.
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Level 3 Certificate in Domestic Retrofit Advice
This qualification has been developed to provide the underpinning theory and practical skills to allow learners to move into the role of Retrofit Advisor.
This qualification is suitable for new entrants to the industry and those already working in roles such as Green Deal Advisor and looking to move into Retrofit.
This qualification is also suitable for those without Retrofit experience who may wish to work in the related field of Retrofit Assessor.
Level 3 Award in Companion Animal Transportation
This qualification has been developed to enable learners the opportunity to enhance their understanding relating to the safe and responsible transportation of companion animals.
The qualification is aimed at anyone aged 16 and over who has an interest in companion animals. It is a perfect add-on for learners who are already registered onto a similar qualification alongside their current studies and could further enhance their employability in the animal care sector.
Level 1 Award in Customer Service
This qualification has been developed to enable learners to prepare for employment in the hospitality or retail sector, or progress further learning in the area of customer service.
It consists of two units covering: welcoming, receiving, and caring for visitors, communicating with customers and dealing with complaints.
Level 1 Award in Warehousing and Storage Principles
This qualification has been developed to enable learners to prepare for employment in the warehousing and storage sector, or to progress to further learning in this subject area.
It consists of five units covering: personal protective equipment, health and safety, manual handling, reporting accidents and teamwork.
See our Funding page for more information on our funded qualifications.
If you want to receive approval to deliver any of our qualifications, please complete and submit a Qualification Approval Form.
Access to HE
Open College Network West Midlands is also licensed by the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA) to award Access to Higher Education Diplomas.
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