Level 3 Certificate in Community Organising

ABC Awards Code C9954-03
Ofqual Code 603/1942/2
Assessment Pass/Fail Only
Total Qualification Time 240
Guided Learning 161
Fee £86.50

This qualification is part of Certa Awards nationally recognised Community Organising suite.

The suite prepares learners to develop their effectiveness in the application of the principles and practice of community organising by giving a foundation of knowledge and skills. The suite also provides an understanding of the values, principles and processes of community organising along with an introduction to some of the underlying theories which inform community organising practice.

  • Units covered in this qualification include:
  • The Practice of Community Organising
  • Community Organising Purpose, Values and Principles
  • The Process of Community Organising
  • Mapping Community Assets and Needs
  • Analysing Power and Influence in Community Organising
  • Reflective Practice
  • Interaction Skills with Individuals
  • Community Organising with Groups of People
  • Understanding and Affecting Decision Making Processes.

Learners will have the opportunity to develop the skills and knowledge required to activate communities through listening and dialogue.


This qualification provides support to learners who are starting on their journey to a career or vocation in: Working with people and communities in a variety of settings and contexts e.g. health, local authority, education; Politics and local democracy; Community work.