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Advice and Guidance NVQ - Level 4


This qualification is for adults aged 19 and over, working with clients in organisations providing advice and guidance services on a professional or voluntary basis.  You could be working in careers guidance, for a trade union, in a school, in housing, human resources or in health and social care.

This level is ideal if your role involves providing specialist advice and guidance to clients, reporting to senior management and networking with associated services.  

Entry requirements

You need to be in a role that enables you to gather suitable evidence for assessment. 

Start dates and fees

This is a roll-on, roll-off programme with one-to-one appointments with the assessor during the programme. To access the advanced learner loan students must have started on the programme by 31 August 2022.

Course costs £1400

Start DateDay/TimeWksDurationCodeAnnual Fee
03/08/2020TBCTBC1 yr(s)1385E901TBC


What will I study?

To earn this qualification, you must complete a range of mandatory and optional units, including:

  • Support clients to make use of the advice and guidance service
  • Stage and manage the mediation process
  • Provide support for other practitioners.

How do I apply?

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Next steps

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Why choose West Notts?

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98.8% A Level pass rate in 2019

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Best A Level provider in Mansfield and Ashfield for student progress*

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