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NVQ Level 1 Courses

NVQ Level 1 is the first level of NVQ (National Vocational Qualification) and teaches you the basic skills and routine for the employment it is geared towards.  The tasks you will learn are usually fairly predictable and easy to learn. The approximate academic equivalents are: GCSEs graded D-G, Key Skills level 1, Skills for Life and a Foundation Diploma.

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Introduction to Lewisham College

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Food Preparation and Cooking NVQ Level 1

Lewisham Southwark College

Course summary: This course suits those interested in obtaining work in the hospitality industry as a School Cook, Catering Assistant or Commis Chef in a restaurant or hotel.

Duration: 34 weeks

When or how: Part-time

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Foundation Beauty Therapy - VTCT NVQ Level 1

West Thames College

Course summary: This course is designed to give you a good foundation in beauty therapy so that you can go on to a Level 2 course or work as an assistant or receptionist in a beauty salon. It covers health and safety, facial treatments, manicures and assisting in the salon.

Awarding organisation: Vocational Training Charitable Trust

Duration: 1 year

When or how: Full time

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Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy Foundation NVQ Level 1

City College Brighton And Hove

Course summary: This engaging and practical course will provide students with practical experience and knowledge that will enable them to understand the basic requirements of working in the beauty industry. They will learn how to assist on a salon reception, prepare and maintain a work area and also develop their practical beauty therapy skills by assisting the therapist with facial and manicure treatments.

Duration: 24 Weeks

When or how: Full time

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NVQ Level 1 Beauty Therapy with ESOL Support

City and Islington College

Course summary: This Course will provide you with the basic knowledge and skills in preparation for a career as a beauty therapist. Throughout this qualification you will ensure responsibility to reduce risks to health and safety, prepare and maintain salon treatment work areas and contribute to the development of effective working relationships.

Duration: 1 year

When or how: Part-time

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£948.00

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NVQ Level 1 in Beauty Therapy

North Hertfordshire College

Course summary: This course is designed for anyone interested in a career in beauty therapy and just starting out on your career. This course aims to introduce students to the industry as well as essential skills and techniques.

Duration: 1 year | 3.5 months

When or how: Full time | Part-time

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Hairdressing NVQ Level 1

Dudley College

Course summary: This course covers contents which include: shampoo and condition hair, contribute to salon reception duties, contribute to the development of effective working relationships, support health and safety in salon, styling etc.

Duration: 1 year

When or how: Full time

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Sport NVQ Level 1

Coleg Llandrillo

Course summary: This course is for those who would like to work in Leisure Centres. Those applying for the course should apply to Careers Wales for endorsement and to Coleg Menai.

Duration: 1 Year

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Hairdressing NVQ Level 1 CG

West Lancashire College

Course summary: This course will introduce you to a range of hairdressing skills. You will begin developing the skills and qualities sought by employers within this professional industry.

Awarding organisation: City & Guilds

Duration: 30 weeks

When or how: Part-time evening

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Professional Chefs - CG NVQ Level 1 Certificate

Lambeth College

Course summary: In this course students will study the following topics: preparing and cooking vegetables; preparing and finishing salads; preparing and cooking meat and poultry; preparing and cooking pasta; preparing and cooking rice; baking and finishing simple bread products; maintaining a safe and hygienic work environment; working effectively as part of a team; maintaining food safety.

Awarding organisation: City & Guilds

Duration: 20 weeks | 1 year

When or how: Full time | Part-time day

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Food Preparation and Cooking - NVQ Level 1

Lewisham Southwark College

Course summary: If you are interested in working in hospitality and catering industry this study programme can help you find employment. Your next step could be as a commis chef or waiter in restaurants, hotels, commercial catering and pastry outlets, or barista work coffee shops like Starbucks or Caf? Nero.

Duration: 34 weeks

When or how: Part-time

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NVQ Level 1 Certificate in Hairdressing and Barbering (QCF)

North Hertfordshire College

Course summary: This course provides the opportunity to students to attend work experience in salons. It helps them to prepare for work as a hairdresser in environments such as high street salons, hotels, leisure complexes, health farms and luxury liners.

Duration: 10 months

When or how: Full time

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Hairdressing NVQ level 1

HHBTA-UK Limited

Course summary: Course syllabus Ensure responsibility for actions to reduce risks to health and safety Contribute to the development of effective working Shampoo and condition hair Prepare for hair services and maintain work areas Assist with salon reception duties Blow dry hair Assist with hair colour services Plait and twist hair using basic techniques Accreditation All our courses carry CPD points. Once you have completed the course successfully, you will receive an accredited certificate, allowing you to gain insurance and start up your new business.

Duration: Variable - to suit the learner

When or how: Customised

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Beauty Therapy NVQ Level 1

The Academy of Beauty Therapy

Course summary: Beauty Therapy Course Modules can include units in: Assisting with manicures Assisting with skincare and facial procedures Working on the salon reception Health & safety in the salon setting This course is offered during a daytime over a period of 12 weeks or evenings over a period of 28 weeks.

Duration: 12 weeks | 28 weeks

When or how: Full time | Part-time evening

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City & Guilds NVQ Level 1 Customer Service Certificate (QCF).(106)

Durham Open Learning College

Course summary: Typical study methods include the following: Classroom Based / Flexible Study Course Summary This City & Guilds NVQ Level 1 Customer Service Certificate will suit you if you are new to customer service, and are looking to gain basic knowledge, understanding and experience of dealing with customers. QCF All of these new qualifications are part of the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF), applicable in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, providing successful learners with transferable unit credit.

Awarding organisation: City & Guilds

Duration: 12 Months | 12 months

When or how: Full time | Distance

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Food Preparation and Cooking NVQ Level 1

Bradford College

Course summary: If you enjoy preparing and cooking food and serving food and drink, this is the perfect course for you. You will gain knowledge and learn core kitchen and front of house service skills.

Awarding organisation: City & Guilds

Duration: 1 years

When or how: Full time

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NVQ Level 1 Beauty Therapy

Wirral Metropolitan College

Course summary: During this course you will study beauty therapy skills which will enable you to assist the Beauty Therapist in a salon. This is a good introduction to NVQ level 2.

Duration: 1 year

When or how: Full time

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NVQ Level 1 Certificate in Food Preparation and Cooking

Macclesfield College

Course summary: The course provides an introduction to the Catering Industry through practical work in the Kitchen and theoretical work through various assignments. Content During the course you will study both mandatory and optional units to achieve a combined 37 credits: Optional Units: • A range of units covering preparation and cooking of vegetables and meat dishes • The preparation of the restaurant for service.

Awarding organisation: EDI

Duration: 1 year

When or how: Full time

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£410.00

Beauty Therapy and Hairdressing (Adult) NVQ Level 1

Boston College

Course summary: The course is based at the College Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy Department which has fully equipped Salons open to the public. You will learn salon skills such as shampooing and conditioning, facial skin care, preparation of a perm and colour, basic make-up and nail care consultations with clients, and removal of colours.

Duration: 1 year

When or how: Full time

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£900.00

NVQ Level 1 Catering and Hospitality Food Preparation and Cooking

Stockport College

Course summary: This is ideal for you, if you wish to gain a formal qualification in Catering and Hospitality to help secure full-time employment in catering. A large amount of the work is practical but you should also expect to study theory related lessons as well.

Duration: 1 year

When or how: Full time | Part-time

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Edexcel Certificate in Customer Service NVQ Level 1

Hereward College

Course summary: The aim of the qualification is to recognise your skills and competences in the workplace. The qualification is about the customer service role and recognises that your work in the customer service sector involves a diverse range of functions, tasks and activities that are constantly developing and changing.

Awarding organisation: Edexcel Ltd

Duration: 1 year

When or how: Part-time

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