Certificate for Employability Practitioners

academy logo smallWe are delighted to offer this new course for Employability Practitioners who support clients with successful transition into learning and work.



Book a place on the Certificate for
Employability Practitioners

The courses are delivered through face to face, online training.  Delivered by experienced and knowledgeable career development professionals The training will cover five modules and enable delegates to share experience and knowledge with others working in a similar role. 

The course will explore:

  • Legislative and policy context
  • The developing labour market
  • Barriers to Progression
  • Progression Opportunities
  • Effective communication skills to support client decision making
  • Supporting clients to manage change
  • Social and cultural capital
  • Motivational and solution focussed approaches
  • Preparing for success
  • Information sources for specific clients
  • Sources of support and advice


Training support

  • Pre reading materials which will be sent to candidates at least two weeks before the course commences
  • Recorded webinars
  • Workbook to support your learning
  • Live action learning sets

The live sessions will be conducted on Zoom and will be recorded so that you can refer to these in future. Participants will need to have access to a camera and microphone in order to access this training.

The following OCR units make up the accredited route for this programme.  The units selected provide 12 of the 45 credits that make up the QCF level 4 in career Information and Advice; and also  6 of the 60 credits that make up the QCF level 6 in Career Guidance and Development

  • Unit 3 Interview clients to determine their need for career information, advice and guidance
  • Unit 13 Assist clients to apply for learning, training and work
  • Unit 15 Understand how to support specific client groups to overcome barriers to learning, training and work

The accredited route requires that you produce evidence of your work with clients.  The non-accredited route means that you attend the training only. And will not have access to additional learning resources



(Level 4)


Face to Face programme

Online programme

Accredited Package (training and assessment)

1250 +VAT

1170 +VAT

Non-Accredited Package (training only)

565 +VAT

505 +VAT



If you have any questions relating to the qualification content and delivery, please contact marion.edwards@thecdi.net