Candidates will develop skills and knowledge to carry out best practices in youth work, eg:
This is a full time course with with work experience built in to the course.
At the discretion of the centre but it would be advisable if candidates had completed the short full time course -Working in the Community.
Applications will be sought from people who are already working in either voluntary or paid positions in areas such as local authorities, prison service, youth workers or uniformed organisations.
Candidates will attend college 2 days per week to gain the underpinning knowledge for the qualification and will attend a work placement for 3 days to gain the experience of working with young people.
SVQs are competency based qualifications where students gather evidence of competence in a work situation and theory based knowledge in college.
All performance evidence must come from real workplace practice in Youth Work as the use of simulation is not allowed for these qualifications.
Please contact your local centre for more information on start date.
For the latest information on fees please see our fees policy.
On completion of SVQ 2 you may be eligible to progress to SVQ3 Youth Work.
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To enrol, or for further information on this course, please contact your local Argyll College Centre
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