Skills for Life & Work

Routes to Success (Route 2) - Occupational Studies for the Workplace Award - L067

Conway Park Full Time Entry Level 3 Duration 12 weeks

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The qualification is intended to give learners a solid base from which to further develop their skills, learning and prepare them for their chosen career

Course Details

The qualification is intended to be accessible to a wide range of learners of all abilities. Learners can develop a more 'hands on' approach to their learning and gain practical skills, knowledge and understanding in their chosen vocational area.

The qualification is intended to give learners a solid base from which to further develop their skills and learning.

The following Units are covered:

  • Unit 69 — Working as a volunteer (A/505/3928)
  • Unit 70 — Working in a team — (F/505/3932)
  • Unit 71 — Problem solving skills for work (H/505/3924)

(Learners would be expected to keep a work portfolio/diary as well)

Entry Guidelines

No formal qualifications are required.

Satisfactory interview, assessment, school report and/or satisfactory reference.

If English is not your first language, you may need an assessment before enrolling on this course. To discuss further, please contact the ESOL department on 0151 551 7144.

Assessment Method

Practical, worksheets and trips.

Additional Information

The course will offer taster sessions in various vocational areas such as construction, catering, hair and beauty, travel and tourism, music and sport (where available).

Where can I progress to?

Fulltime study programme within college or other provider.


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If you are aged 16-18:


This study programme is free for students, who are aged 16-18 on 31 August, and students aged 19-24 with an Education, Health & Care Plan.

If you are aged 19 or over:

Did you know that many of our courses are free for students aged 19 and above?

Find out if you are eligible for free funding here, or contact our student service team on 0151 551 7777.

If you are required to pay a fee you may be entitled to an Adult Learner Loan or other financial support. For more information on support available visit Bursaries and Loans. We also allow payment by instalments for some courses.

The fee quoted is for the academic year 23/24.

For advice and guidance, please contact Student Services via our online enquiry form


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