30/05/2016

NVQ Level 3 Certificate in Advice and Guidance

The NVQ Level 3 Certificate in Advice and Guidance units are achieved through one to one support from an advisor who visits the workplace approximately once a month. A total of 21 credits must be achieved.

4 mandatory units contributing 12 credits, of which 9 credits are at level 3

  • Establish communication with clients for advice and guidance
  • Support clients to make use of the advice and guidance service
  • Review own contribution to the service
  • Understand importance of legislation and procedure
  • Develop interactions with advice and guidance clients
  • Interact with clients using a range of media
  • Assist advice and guidance clients to decide on a course of action
  • Prepare clients through advice and guidance for the implementation of a course of action
  • Assist clients through advice and guidance to review their achievement of a course of action
  • Negotiate on behalf of advice and guidance clients
  • Liaise with other services
  • Enable advice and guidance clients to access referral opportunities
  • Manage personal case load
  • Evaluate and develop own contribution to the service
  • Operate within networks
  • Provide and maintain information materials for use in the service
  • Identify and promote the contribution of Careers Education Guidance (CEG) within the organisation
  • Promote Careers Education Guidance (CEG)
  • Facilitate learning in group

Assessment:

A variety of methods including observations in the workplace, witness testimonies, product evidence and professional discussions.