Level One Diploma in Introductory Vocational Studies

Preparation for Life and Work

Preparation for Life and Work
Preparation for Life and Work

What will you be working towards?

Alternative Title Diploma in Vocational Studies (QCF)
Code 2141
Qualification Type National Diploma (BTEC)
Qualification Level Level 1
Course type Full Time


The Level One - Diploma in Vocational Studies is designed to introduce learners to a variety of work and the employment opportunities within them. Learners are encouraged to try out a range of vocational areas, find out which they like best and gain a better sense of direction for their futurecareers.


Core units - these are mandatory and include: Career progression Self-assessment You will choose from a range of vocational areas, including: Art and performing arts Caring for children Construction Engineering IT and business Public services Sports and active leisure Travel and tourism You will also study/complete: English and mathematics Work experience

How will it be delivered?

There will be a mixture of classroom and external contact.

Entry requirements

A minimum of two GCSEs Or Skills for Life qualification Or entry level three qualification Or equivalent

Your next steps...

The opportunity to progress (if appropriate) to a more advanced course, employment or an Apprenticeship.