Business and Management

Work Preparation Award Level 1 (Online)

In Brief

Start Date / Duration

This online course will commence again in June. The course will be delivered for 45 hours over one month.

Entry requirements

  • Only available to those not currently studying or in employment
  • Basic spoken and written English.
  • Available to students aged 16+

You will achieve

Ascentis Level 1 Award in Work Preparation

Course overview

This online programme is designed to help you develop skills to prepare you for employment in a range of workplaces. The Level 1 Award in Work Preparation ensures you have an understanding of values and attitudes relevant to employment and helps develop the general employability skills needed for successful and fulfilling employment.

Course content

The course will cover the following areas:

  • Applying for a job
  • Searching for a job
  • Preparing for an interview
  • Interview skills
  • Managing personal finance
  • Oral presentation skills
  • Reading and writing skill

You will complete a variety of workbooks that are assessed online.

You will need access to a PC and a good internet connection.

You will study at home

This course may lead to

  • Employment
  • Level 2 Apprenticeship
  • Further full-time or part-time studies

How much does the course cost?

This course is free.  

Extra information

For further information please contact our friendly Information Team on +44 (0)1226 216 123 or email

Our Additional Learning Support team can provide you with the support you need. Please contact them on +44 (0)1226 216 769.

Please note we reserve the right to change details without notice. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Work Preparation Award Level 1 (Online)

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