Pre-employment and Workskills Training

For anyone who is seeking employment, or needs some help and support in seeking employment, gaining skills and qualifications along the way.

Peregrinate Training is an accredited centre for the following Pearson Edexcel BTEC qualifications:

  • BTEC Level 1 Diploma in Workskills (QCF)
  • BTEC Level 1 Extended Certificate in Workskills (QCF)
  • BTEC Level 1 Certificate in Workskills (QCF)
  • BTEC Level 1 Award in Workskills (QCF)
  • BTEC Entry Level 3 Certificate in Workskills (QCF)
  • BTEC Entry Level 3 Award in Workskills (QCF)

The Edexcel Qualifications in Workskills have been designed to offer learners a flexible, relevant course to improve their understanding and application of work-based skills.

These qualifications ensure that the knowledge, skills and understanding provided
are relevant, current and useful for learners and potential employers. The qualifications have been designed to support employability.

Learners have the opportunity to follow a flexible course for this qualification and Peregrinate will ensure that learning takes place in real employment or a realistic simulated environment.

Learners of all abilities flourish when they can apply their own knowledge, skills and enthusiasm to a subject. BTEC qualifications make explicit the link between theoretical learning and the world of work by giving learners the opportunity to apply their research, skills and knowledge to work-related contexts and case
studies. These applied and practical BTEC approaches give all learners the impetus they need to achieve and the skills they require for workplace or education progression.

  • BTEC Level 1 Certificate in Retail Knowledge (QCF)
  • BTEC Level 1 Award in Retail Knowledge (QCF)

The Edexcel Qualifications in Retail Knowledge offer an engaging programme for those who are clear about the vocational area that they wish to learn more about.

For adult learners, the Edexcel Qualifications in Retail Knowledge can extend their knowledge and understanding of work in a particular sector. It is a suitable qualification for those wishing to change career or move into a particular area of employment following a career break.

The Edexcel Qualifications in Retail Knowledge (QCF) have been
developed to give learners the opportunity to:

  • engage in learning which is relevant to them and will provide opportunities to develop a range of skills and techniques, personal skills and attributes essential for successful performance in working life
  • achieve a nationally recognised Level 1 vocationally-related qualification
  • progress to employment in a particular vocational sector
  • progress to related general and/or vocational qualifications

BTEC Level 1 Award in Developing Work Related Skills Through Vocational Training (QCF)

The aim of this course is to give learners an understanding of the importance of developing skills through training. On completion of this unit, learners will be able to demonstrate competence in a skill identified in the course profile.

It is anticipated that this unit will be delivered for one hour per week as an enrichment activity that gives learners the opportunity to demonstrate a skill that they have learned during their training programme. To pass this unit the learner must show competence in the skill independently.

BTEC Level 1 Award in Planning and Participating in Work Experience (QCF)

The aim of this course is to ensure learners learn, develop and practice the skills required for employment through a work experience placement. Learners will also prepare for the work placement and set short and long term goals as a result of learning gained in the work experience placement.

Pre-employment and Workskills

Course Information

Title:Pre-employment and WorkskillsDuration:3 HoursDelivery:Peregrinate Training Centre, client site or hotel

Contact us for further information on this course.