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The NOCN Entry Level Award, Certificate and Diploma in Independent Living, Using Employability Skills, Vocational Skills and Personal Success and Well Being (Entry 1 - 3) (QCF) are designed to provide a foundation to both personal and working life. Each class will focus on some of the following areas: Personal Development, Vocational Support, Literacy and Numeracy, Arts and Crafts, Catering, Creative Skills, Horticulture and Sport and Leisure as well as more generic life and employability skills designed to build confidence for the home and workplace. The qualifications also contain units to address learners’ needs in Literacy and Numeracy as well as personal development areas such as Emotional Intelligence, Road Safety Awareness or Computer Basics. Learners will gain an overview of key skills and areas of knowledge in order to inform further study and/or employment choices in the areas named above.
• Personal Development_x000D_
• Vocational Support_x000D_
• Literacy and Numeracy
• Arts and Crafts_x000D_
• Creative Skills_x000D_
• General Life Skills_x000D_
• Sport and Leisure_x000D_
Progress onto a higher level NOCN/OCN NI qualifications, other NOCN/OCN NI vocational courses at the same level or training programmes.
Mode of Study
Hours per Week
Number of Weeks
Total Full Fee £107.00
Total Concessionary Fee £54.00
Fees Payable Each Year
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OCN NI Entry Level Award in Developing Skills for Life (Entry 1)
NOCN Level 1 Diploma in Skills for Employment, Training and Personal Development
OCR Entry 2 Diploma in Life and Living Skills