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Information, Advice or Guidance Certificate (Online)

This FREE qualification is designed for those people who work in, or are looking to work in an information, advice or guidance role such as: Careers Advisor, Counsellor, Customer Service Advisor, Debt Advisor, Employment Advisor, Help-desk Advisor, Housing Support Worker, Learning Support Worker, Legal Services Support Workers, Peer Mentor.

This course is fantastic for those looking to work with a range of employers including; Local authorities, careers advice services, voluntary sector organisations, student services, citizen advice services, housing associations.

You will cover a variety of topics that aim to widen your knowledge and inspire you. Topics include; information, advice or guidance in practice, developing interaction skills for information, advice or guidance, signposting and referral in information, advice or guidance and skills for advice providers.

This free online course is completed via distance learning.

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Studying an Adult Community Learning course allowed me to learn new skills from experienced tutors and develop my hobby further. I really enjoyed every part of it.Stephen Wilks-Brown

Adult and Community Learning – Torquay

We provide a vast range of Adult and Community Learning courses that enable you to try something new and recreational. 

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Monday – Wednesday 18:15 – 20:30

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