L1 Skills for Work and Living



The course consists of a range of units from the following:

  • Addition and Subtraction
  • Building Confidence and Self Esteem
  • Working as Part of a Group
  • Using Social Media
  • Word Processing
  • Date and Time
  • Getting to Know an Organisation
  • Health and Safety Procedures in the Workplace
  • Money
  • Applying for Jobs or Courses
  • Carry out a Practical Activity
  • Healthy Lifestyles
  • Positive Attitudes and Behaviors at Work
  • Care of Animals
  • Preparing and Maintaining Animal Accomodation
  • Maintenance of Grass Surfaces
  • Everyday Food and Drink Preparation
  • Organic Market Garden Winter / Spring

What does this subject include?

This course consists of a selection of the following units:

What is the structure of the course?

The course is very practical and hands-on with lots of chance to develop skills in a practical environ­ment. Both skills and knowledge are assessed throughout the year by the completion of assignments.  You will also complete a period of work experience during the course of the year. There are a variety of external visits which form part of your study programme and you will be appointed a personal tutor for the duration of the course.

What are the entry requirements?

  • None required; just enthusiasm.

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