Level 1 Award in Practical Environmental and Conservation Skills

ABC Awards Code A9021-01
Ofqual Code 500/4086/8
Assessment Pass/Fail Only
Total Qualification Time 90
Guided Learning 90
Fee £37.80

This qualification provides learners with an introduction to environmental conservation, and offers practical skills that can be used in the workplace and /or to improve future job prospects. Learners will complete this qualification with a concrete understanding of the following:

  • Health and safety for environmental studies, including risk assessment, safety procedures, first aid awareness, and PPE maintenance of equipment
  • The importance of effective communication in co- operative working
  • Optional units include: Practical Skills for Grassland Areas, Practical Skills for Ditches, Access and Security in the Countryside, and more

Learners who complete this qualification can progress to the ABC Level 2 Practical, Environmental and Conservation Skills. They could also move onto the Level 2 Diploma in Work-Based Environmental Conservation or into other areas within the Land Based Industries.