Work Experience QQI Level 5


Code – 5N1356

The purpose of this award is to equip the learner with the relevant knowledge, skill and competence to participate in the workplace for limited time, carrying out work-related tasks independently while under general direction

  1. Examine work organisations and personal career opportunities in a particular vocational area, to include consideration of work related issues and needs.
  2. Summarise the basic rights and responsibilities of employees and employers in a particular work, or institutional context, to include health, safety and welfare at work, equality legislation, union representation and regulations relating to pay.
  3. Present relevant work experience material, to include a CV or personal statement, letter of application, evidence of job-finding skills, skills checklist, statement of learning goals, contractual arrangements.
  4. Participate effectively in work experience, to include observation of good timekeeping, working independently while under general direction, meeting deadlines, personal presentation, communication, adherence to health, safety and other relevant regulations.
  5. Demonstrate effective communication skills in the workplace, to include personal, interpersonal and technological communication skills.
  6. Explore options for future education, training and employment in light of work experience.

Portfolio/Collection of Work 60% Skills Demonstration 40%. Learners will receive assignment briefs and guidelines on completing these assessments.

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