Award in Volunteering - Training in Care

Course description
Course nameAward in Volunteering
Training providerTraining in Care
LevelLevel 1
Course duration

1 day a week for 4 weeks

Who the course is for

(eligibility and personal characteristics)

You must be aged 19 or over and have lived in the UK or EU for a minimum of three years.

For full funding you must be:

  • aged 19 or over
  • receive any state benefit payment (evidence required)
  • unemployed or working less than 16 hours and seeking employment
What you will study

(key modules or content)

This qualification is suitable for learners who are thinking about working as a volunteer.

The course will provide you with an understanding of the role and what personal standards will be required of you.

The course is also suitable for you if you're already in a volunteering role, as it will help to improve both your knowledge and skills.

If you currently work in a volunteering role you will be able to use your experience as evidence towards the qualification.

Entry requirementsThis course is for anyone aged over 19 years.

Requirements of the course

(for example, personal protective equipment, tools, and materials)

Progression and careersYou could progress to other level 1 or 2 qualifications or go in to volunteering and employment.
For more information please contact:
NameSheldon Bainbridge or Sarah Jolley or
Telephone0191 537 3529 or 0191 536 7241