Guided Learning Hours: 64-78
Credit Value: 9
Minimum Age: None
This qualification is regulated by Ofqual and is listed on the Regulated Qualificaitions Framework (RQF).
It provides a flexible and alternative range of learning opportunities that will stretch learners and enable them to consolidate and extend their learning in preparation for further learning in further or higher education settings and/or to sustain and develop employment opportunities.
The qualifications seek to enable learners to follow a programme tailored to their learning needs, whilst at the same time achieving a natioanlly-recognised qualification.
What is this qualification about?
You need to achieve three units to complete this qualification. You will cover areas including:
- developing confidence
- self awareness
- working in a team
- communication skills
- healthy living.
Who can enrol?
The qualification is for learners who:
- want to progress to further education or higher education
- need to develop advanced learning-to-learn skills
- are seeking to take on increased responsibilities in life and work
- are seeking to enter new work areas and are looking to update their existing knowledge and skills
- are looking to add to their employment skills and knowledge
- would benefit from alternative approaches to the curriculum and learning.
How old do you need to be to take this qualification?
The qualification is open to people of all ages including young people who are under 16 years of age, those who are 16-19 and adults over the age of 19.
Do I need any previous skills or experience?
You do not need previous skills or experience to enrol for this qualification and there are no formal entry requirements.
What level is this qualification?
This is a Level Two qualification which is a similar level to GCSE grades A-C.
How many hours will it take?
You will need to spend between 64 and 78 hours being guided by your tutor. There may be additonal work to do away from the course sessions.
Where will the sessions take place?
There are EAQ Approved Centres throughout the UK which offer this qualification. Please contact us to find the details of your nearest centre.
How do the sessions run?
You will attend sessions at times and on days to suit you at your EAQ Approved Centre. You will spend time with the horses, working with them from the ground to develop your skills and learn more about the sills you need to achieve your qualification.
You can gain the Award at Level Two by achieving three units including the popular 'Developing Personal Confidence and Self Awareness'.
How much will the course cost?
The cost of the course, including resources, assessment and verification will depend on whether you enrol on a one to one or group basis. Groups are small with no more than four in the group. Please contact us for more details.