NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Climate Change and Environmental Awareness
- Agriculture, Horticulture and Animal Care
- Level 2
- Minimum entry age
What does this qualification cover?
This qualification is designed to provide learners with an introduction to the principles of climate change and environmental awareness.
Who is it suitable for?
This qualification is designed for learners who would like to learn about the environment and climate change.
What are the entry requirements?
Entry is at the discretion of the centre. However, learners should be aged 14 or above to undertake this qualification.
How is this qualification structured?
Learners must achieve the 3 mandatory units.
How is it assessed?
This qualification is internally assessed with an externally quality assured portfolio of evidence.
Do you need to be working to take this qualification?
Experience in the workplace is not required.
What related qualifications can you progress to?
Learners could progress to the following qualifications:
• 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.
This qualification would support learners to progress to, or within, employment in a variety of sectors.
Funding for our qualifications
Find out more about funding for this and other qualifications on our funding page.
Qualification SpecificationLessMore info Download
This document contains everything you need to know about this qualification and should be used by everyone involved in its planning, delivery and assessment.
Support HandbookLessMore info Download
This document contains supporting information that relates to NCFE and CACHE qualifications to assist in planning, delivery and assessment, and must be used alongside the Qualification Specification.
In the KnowLessMore info Download
This document outlines the key information of this qualification for the centre, learner and employer.
Letter of SupportLessMore info Download
This document contains details of stakeholders who have supported the development of this qualification.
Learner’s Evidence Tracking LogLessMore info Download
This document can help learners to keep track of their work.
- Understand Climate Change, Sustainability and Environmental Protection (K/618/0572)
- Understand Industry and the Environment (M/618/0573)
- Understand Resource Efficiency and Waste Management (T/618/0574)
Students will still 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.
This qualification is in scope for alternative arrangements and if required can be awarded via an assessed grade from the centre.
For further information please see the adaptation addendum document below.
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