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NCFE CACHE Level 3 Award in Skills for Workplace Health Champions

Health, Public Services and Care, Health and Social Care
Registration and Certification Fee

Level 3
Minimum entry age

About this qualification

This qualification provides learners with the knowledge and skills they require to become a health champion within the workplace.

The qualification is designed for learners who have responsibility for promoting health choices within the workplace, or who would like to get involved in championing workplace health.

The aim of this qualification is for the learner to attain the knowledge and practical skills required to become a workplace health champion.

This qualification is designed in partnership with Active Lancashire and there is a particular focus on physical activity.

Who is it suitable for?

This qualification is designed for individuals that have an interest in health improvement as well as physical activity and wish to embed this into everyday life within the workplace.

It may also be useful to learners studying qualifications in the following areas:

• health and social care
• sport and physical activity

What are the entry requirements?

Entry is at the discretion of the centre. However, learners should be aged 16 or above to undertake this qualification.

There are no specific prior skills/knowledge a learner must have for this qualification. However, learners may find it helpful if they have already achieved a Level 2 qualification.

How is this qualification structured?

This qualification consists of two mandatory units.

How is it assessed?

This qualification is assessed by a portfolio of evidence that is internally assessed and externally quality assured.

Do you need to be working to take this qualification?

This qualification requires learners to be working. They can be working in any setting.

What related qualifications can you progress to?

Learners who achieve this qualification could progress to:

• NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Awareness of Mental Health Problems (601/3438/0)
• NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Mental Health Awareness (600/6134/0)
• NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Mental Health First Aid and Mental Health Advocacy in the Workplace (603/5148/2)
• NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Sport (Sports Coaching) (601/3037/4/COA)
• NCFE Level 2 Diploma in Sport (Sports Coaching) (601/3038/6/COA)

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Qualification Specification (PDF)
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Qualification Factsheet
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Support Handbook
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Qualification Specification (Word)
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This document contains everything you need to know about this qualification in MS Word format and should be used by everyone involved in its planning, delivery and assessment.

Internal assessments will go ahead in 2021/22, therefore moving away from results being based on Teacher Assessed Grades (TAGs) used in 2020 to 2021, where this has been permitted. Students need to prepare a portfolio of evidence. We encourage centres to review our guidance on the types of evidence, and evidence capture, that we permit including e.g. the use of video, photos and other digital means of demonstrating knowledge and skills.

For further information please see the 2021/22 adaptation addendum document below.

2021-22 AT 60370282 V1.0
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