Information, Advice or Guidance (Level 2)

Information, Advice or Guidance (Level 2)

This qualification aims to develop the learner’s knowledge and understanding of the key principles of information, advice or guidance and applying these within their own context. This qualification is suitable for those working or looking to work in a range of roles where the provision of information, advice or guidance is a requirement.


Attendance: Distance Learning
Start date: September 2018
Duration: 12 weeks
Location: Teesdale

What will you do?
The course is focused on delivering high quality information via distance learning.

  • Unit 1 – Information, Advice or Guidance in Practice
  • Unit 2 – Developing Interaction Skills for Information, Advice or Guidance

How will you learn?
Two module text books will be provided with all learning materials included for your directed study.

How are you assessed?
Assessment involves 2 work booklets which are completed as distance learning and submitted to the college.

You need:
An interest in bring able to offer clear and accurate information, advice or guidance and knowing what can be shared legally and professionally can greatly improve outcomes for a business.

What do you need to know?
There are no formal entry requirements as all learning materials are provided.

This qualification is awarded by Cache.

What’s next?
Upon completion of the course, students can apply for other distance learning programmes, use as APL for QCF qualifications where appropriate and use their newly acquired knowledge in practice.

How much does the course cost?
Fully funded if you are a 19+ Learner.

Additional costs
£120 withdraw or non-completion fee applies if you do not complete your course

3 reasons to join us:

  1. Relevant subject areas to develop your knowledge in a range of career areas.
  2. Distance learning allows for flexibility and the ability to gain accredited qualifications.
  3. Supportive tutors and excellent learning materials to support your studies with a 100% achievement rate.

Destinations and Progress
Progress onto a wide range of distance learning courses available within the college to expand your learning or continual professional development.

Level 2 courses can also be useful as providing evidence for previous learning as you may wish to progress onto a Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care if you are in a relevant employment setting.

Possible combination subjects
Study one distance learning course at a time or alongside a longer programme of study to enhance your learning and skills further.