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The purpose of this qualification is to give learners an introduction to the principles of climate change and environmental awareness. These skills will be gained by increasing the learner’s knowledge and understanding of the nature of climate change and the role they can play in helping to reduce carbon emissions and become drivers of positive change within the workplace and at home.To achieve the NCFE Level 2 Certificate for this course, learners must successfully demonstrate their achievement of all learning outcomes and assessment criteria of the units. Learners who are not successful can resubmit work within the registration period.Each candidate must create a portfolio of evidence which demonstrates achievement of all the learning outcomes and assessment criteria associated with each unit. On completion of each unit candidates must declare that the work produced is their own.
What will I learn?
To be awarded the NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Climate Change and Environmental Awareness, learners are required to successfully complete three mandatory units. These are as follows:
• Understand climate change, sustainability and environmental protection
• Understand industry and the environment
• Understand resource efficiency and waste management
• Learners should be over the age of 19 at the start of the academic year.
• Learners need to of been a resident in the UK or EEA/EU for at least three years prior to enrolment.
• Learners cannot be enrolled if they are currently funded for another course.
Study, Assessment and Qualifications
• This is a distance learning course. This means learners do not have to attend college for lessons or sessions with a tutor.
• You are given a personal log in to e-assessor, where you will submit your work for each unit.
• The allotted time for each learner to complete this course is 6 months.
Additional Costs and Information
All learners must complete an induction session prior to being enrolled onto the course.
This course is free however, we do have a £115 withdrawal charge if learners do not complete.
Learners can only complete 1 NCFE course at a time.
What Could I Do Next?
On completion of your course you may choose to progress onto these following courses
Learners who achieve this qualification could progress to:• Level 3 Award in Business Management for the Environment and Land-based Sector • Level 3 Certificate in Principles of Sustainable Resource Management • Level 3 Diploma in Energy Management