Level 6 Diploma in Career Guidance and Development

This qualification is suitable for professional advisers who work in a career guidance context, including schools, colleges, community and outreach settings, and/or who deliver the National Careers Service contract. It offers excellent opportunities for development of professional knowledge and practice.

• One-to-one interviewing of career guidance clients
• Providing career-related information, including LMI
• Professional practice, including knowledge of CIAG sector
• Self-development
• Career guidance theories and models and the relevance of these for professional practice
• Networking: practice and theory
• A variety of optional topics, e.g. assisting with applications, helping clients to overcome barriers, group learning, promoting career-related learning, etc.
• Initial assesment
• Interactive workshops
• Tutorials
• Progress reviews
• Work based and portfolio assessments
• e-portfolio
• Interview observation
• Questioning and use of case studies
• Use of documentary “product” evidence
• Professional discussion and/or written statements
• Use of witness testimony

Entry Requirements:


*Must demonstrate appropriate ability and workplace competence

Normal Duration

12-15 months


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