Facebook Pixel SGS College | Be Outstanding

Covid Update

On Tuesday 29 March, the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, Sajid Javid, set out the next steps for living with COVID-19 in England from Friday 1 April.

Updated guidance advises:

  • Adults with the symptoms of a respiratory infection, and who have a high temperature or feel unwell, should try to stay at home and avoid contact with other people until they feel well enough to resume normal activities and no longer have a high temperature.
  • Children and young people who are unwell and have a high temperature should stay at home and avoid contact with other people. They can return to college when they no longer have a high temperature, and are well enough to attend.
  • Adults with a positive COVID-19 test result should try to stay at home and avoid contact with other people for 5 days, which is when they are most infectious. For children and young people aged 18 and under, the advice is 3 days.

For education and childcare settings from Friday 1 April:

  • Regular asymptomatic testing is no longer recommended in any education or childcare setting, including in SEND, alternative provision and children’s social care settings. Therefore, we will no longer be able to order test kits .

SGS OPERATION CHRISTMAS

SGS has launched a fundraising campaign to help raise £15,000 for vulnerable students and families over Christmas. Money raised so far

SGS College

0800 0567 253
[email protected]

Dates and Enrolment for this course here:
https://www.sgscol.ac.uk/study/business/l2-information-advice-or-guidance

PDF

Part-time

L2 Information, Advice or Guidance Level 2 | Certificate in Information, Advice or Guidance (RQF)

Information Dates and Enrolment
Share

Summary

Please note you may only enrol on one course at a time, however you may enrol on additional courses upon completion of your current course.

To meet the funding requirements of this course:

  • You must be aged 19 years or over as of 31/08/2021
  • You must have lived in the EU for the last three years
  • You must currently reside in England
  • If you are aged 19-23 and do not already hold a Full Level 2 Qualification we will need to discuss options with you prior to commencing your course.

You will need to understand that:

  • This is a Level 2 qualification and a reasonable level of English is beneficial to completing
  • The typical duration of this course is 12 weeks and self-commitment should be made to allow yourself time to provide detailed responses to the assignments.
  • We recommend spending a minimum of 2-4 hours per week on this course

Course Information

Many job roles involve interaction with customers, clients or colleagues to inform, advise or guide them, and there are many techniques it is important to be aware of in order to carry this out effectively.

This course aims to equip you with the practical skills needed to successfully convey information, advice or guidance in a wide range of situations and sectors. The course covers a variety of key topics crucial to providing an excellent and efficient service, including questioning, listening and communicating techniques, the importance of confidentiality and how to overcome barriers.

This course is suitable for anyone working in, or looking to work in, a role which involves the giving of information, advice or guidance. The knowledge gained by carrying out this qualification is transferable across a wide range of sectors, allowing you to apply it to your own employment context. The minimum age requirement is 16 years old.

This course is split into five manageable units:

Unit 1: Information, advice or guidance in practice

Unit 2: Developing interaction skills for information, advice or guidance

Unit 3: Signposting and referral in information, advice or guidance

Unit 4: Information, advice or guidance in context

Unit 5: Skills for advice providers

Benefits of completing this course. You will:

  •  Gain a nationally recognised qualification
  • Improve your skills to help create a long-standing career pathway in your chosen industry
  • Choose when and where to study, as courses are delivered as distance learning
  • Have the support you need to succeed, as personal tutors are assigned to you.

How will I learn?

You will study via an online platform or if preferred you can have paper booklets to research and to submit your answers.

Previous work

Progression routes

    Additional Information

    With you every step of the way!

    • Get more from your online courses, let us help you succeed with bespoke packages led by our dedicated online support team
    • Occupational specialists and tutors just a click away to support you
    • Access to a free online community for those suffering with adverse mental health, 24 hours a day
    • Enjoy incredible discounts while you study with your NUS/Totum student card
    • New to online learning? Require additional support? Let us help you with each step you take.

    Department Contact

    For more information about this course please email [email protected]

    Download course information in PDF format
    Dates and Enrolment for this course

    Course information last updated: Wednesday 30th November 2022 @ 8.02am (22 hours ago)

    nothing here

    Funding options available

    Part-time Prospectus

    Part-time 2022

    Download prospectus
    Here to help

    Need assistance?

    Enquire about this course

    More courses in this area

    Food For Thought
    Part-time - Stroud Campus
    IT for Work
    Part-time - Stroud Campus
    L2 AAT Certificate in Bookkeeping
    Part-time - Filton Campus
    L2 AAT Foundation Certificate in Accounting
    Part-time - Filton Campus, Stroud Campus
    View all courses

    Availability Online courses gives you the flexibility to learn from the comfort of your own home. Learners will be provided with comprehensive online learning materials which will be available via the chosen online learning platform. Access to this platform will be sent via email once your enrolment has been accepted.

    Enrol

    Don’t let money hold you back

    Money Management Service at SGS College
    Money Management Service

    The MMS team are on hand to provide you with information on:

    Course fee waiver options Bursary support College meal schemes External support schemes Payment plan options Budgeting tips and tricks

    Find more information on what financial support options may be available to you

    Enquire about L2 Information, Advice or Guidance 0800 0567 253 | [email protected]

    Back to top

    Course fees explained

    The course fee can usually be broken down to three components which are Materials (resources required to study the course, for example stationery, books and other equipment), Tuition (teaching, classroom etc) and Exams. Depending on age, financial circumstances and a number of other factors you could be asked to pay the full fee or just elements of it. Usually Learners under 19s studying Full-Time courses have just Material fee costs to pay, over 19s on Full-Time or Part-Time courses usually have materials, exams and tuition fees to pay. Find out more about Understanding Fees

    Learn more Close

    How old are you?



    Close
    Covid Update