Transferable Skills coverage
Communication - writing, speaking and listening to others, using body language to help communication, using commuication for different purposes, comunicating in a variety of ways, including electronic and social media.
Working with others - setting common goals, showing respect for others in a team and valuing their contributions, listening to others in the team and being open minded. Taking on roles and responsibilities.
Problem Solving - identifying issues by being able to examine information, dealing with change, decision making to find solutions, staying with a problem until it is resolved, and using IT to help solve problems.
Sector Skills coverage
The sector units introduce learners to some broad sector skills and to some underpinning knowledge of a vocational sector. This will help learners to prepare for progression and ensures that the approach to delivery is practical, active, contextualised and skills based.
Functional Skills coverage
The units in this specification signpost opportunities for learners to develop functional skills in English and Mathematics.