This qualification aims to

• provide an introduction to the world of work

• develop learners’ confidence and motivation

• develop communication skills and job search techniques

• assist learners in their awareness of opportunities available in employment

• raise awareness of progression opportunities

• highlight where learning opportunities for the Functional Skills


Achievement at Level 1 reflects the ability to use relevant knowledge, skills and procedures to complete routine tasks.  In includes responsibility for completing tasks and procedures subject to direction or guidange.