Level One Diploma Employability Skills

This City & Guilds course is aimed at those who want to develop specific employment skills that may aid progression into an appropriate form of employment opportunity. Work experience forms an important part of the course.

What will I study?

Students will study a range of units to support them in their progression to work or education.  These include:

  • Preparing for an interview
  • Candidate projects
  • Enterprise activities
  • Community projects
  • English and maths 
  • Work experience

How will I be assessed?

You will develop a portfolio of work for assessment.

Entry requirements


There are no formal entry requirements but you must have:

  • A satisfactory college interview
  • Suitable references
  • Appropriate level of English and mathematics



What next?

Many learners progress to more advanced courses at East Riding College. You may also move into work or supported employment.

Additional information

For start dates and fees, consult the relevant course guides below or you can request a prospectus by post.

Higher Education Apprenticeship Guide 2019 Autumn Part-time Prospectus 2019 Full-time Course Guide