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Teaching Social Work

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What's Involved

This is a 12 week course for adults with continuous start dates throughout the year. With guidance and support you'll work online towards achieving a recognised Level 2 qualification, and receive your certificate on completion. Please apply or contact us for further information.

Offering clear and accurate information, advice or guidance and knowing what can be shared legally and professionally can greatly improve outcomes for a business. There are some fundamental rules for successful information sharing and ensuring staff are aware is key.

Course Content:

  • Explore communication techniques;
  • Study how values, attitudes and beliefs can affect interactions;
  • Develop interaction and interpersonal skills;
  • Learn how information, advice or guidance can be explored;
  • Learn how group interaction can be utilised;
  • Manage information, including storage and retrieval;
  • Learn how to comply with the law.

Entry Requirements

Eligibility criteria:

  • Age 19+
  • Lived in the EU for 3 years.

Where will it take me?

Learner Benefits:

  • Achieve a nationally recognised level 2 qualification;
  • Furthers personal and professional development;
  • No need to formally attend college;
  • Receive a set of high-quality learner support materials;
  • Gain support from a dedicated team.

Business Benefits:

  • Gives assurance that employees are well-trained;
  • Creates a more motivated and engaged;
  • Increases understanding of accurate recordkeeping and effective signposting;
  • Improves understanding of effective communication techniques;
  • Reduces the risk of malpractice.

Course Assessment Method

You will learn:

  • Unit 1 - Information, Advice or Guidance in Practice;
  • Unit 2 - Developing Interaction Skills for Information, Advice or Guidance.

As part of your registration process for online learning you will have to attend a short induction to provide evidence of your eligibility. You will not have to attend an interview.

Where and When

Information, Advice Or Guidance Certificate (Qcf)

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Fee Information

Course Code Study Mode Start Date Under 16 16-18 19+ International
XHHLEAT-19 Flexible Flexible Free N/A Free N/A

Notes About Fees

Fees shown are per year.

Find out more by speaking to Admissions:

  • For full-time further education courses call 01708 462833
  • For part-time further education courses call 01708 462801
  • For higher education courses, or if you’re an overseas student, call 01708 462801


  • To find out if you’re entitled to support call Student Services for advice on 01708 462718 ext 2718
  • You don’t have to pay tuition or admin fees if you’re 16-18 and studying a further education funded course.
  • You need to pay higher education course fees each academic year.

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2020-21 Course Guide

Havering College Course Guide 2020/21

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