Craft (7168)

Last Updated: 17 Oct 2016
The qualification covers using a variety of techniques, materials, tools and equipment needed for the chosen craft industry.
As part of the qualification they will design, present and display the explicit craft. Also there is a need to have contact with the customer, so good communication skills are required. To work in the Craft Industry you need to be able to manage your time effectively and enjoy problem solving as you are working, and have a high attention to detail.
It is for learners who work or want to work in Creative Industries. This qualification is generic and can be adapted to meet any Craft Industry, such as:
• Fashion
• Textiles
• Bee keeping
• Potters
• Basket Weavers
• Painters
• Wheel Wright
Learners are likely to hold a Level 2 foundation qualification and/or previous practical experience. A level two vocationally specific qualifications or equivalent experience is a recommended entry requirement.
Available to deliver in the following:
  • England
  • Wales
  • Scotland
  • Northern Ireland
  • Ireland

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General Information

What Careers Can This Lead To?

The qualification allows learners to progress into employment in their specific Craft Industry or onto Higher Education..

What Is Involved With Delivering This Course?

Qualification approval is required to deliver this qualification.

Level 3

The qualification covers using a variety of techniques, materials, tools and equipment needed for the chosen craft industry.
As part of the qualification they will design, present and display the explicit craft. Also there is a need to have contact with the customer, so good communication skills are required. To work in the Craft Industry you need to be able to manage your time effectively and enjoy problem solving as you are working, and have a high attention to detail.

What Careers Can This Lead To?

The qualification allows learners to progress into employment in their specific Craft Industry or onto Higher Education..

Level 3 Diploma in Craft Skills for Creative Industries (7168-01)

Last Registration Date: 30 Apr 2017

Level 3 Diploma in Craft Skills for Creative Industries

  • Accreditation No: 601/2064/2 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit based qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 92 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 568 - 613 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 30/04/2020 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 3 Diploma in Blacksmithing (7168-03)

Last Registration Date: 31 Dec 2018

Level 3 Diploma in Blacksmithing – Artistic Blacksmithing

  • Accreditation No: 601/2710/7 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit based qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 570 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 1802 - 2089 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/12/2021 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 3 Diploma in Blacksmithing – General Blacksmithing

  • Accreditation No: 601/2710/7 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit based qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 624 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 1562 - 1784 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/12/2021 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 3 Diploma in Blacksmithing – Heritage Blacksmithing

  • Accreditation No: 601/2710/7 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit based qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 611 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 1627 - 2233 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/12/2021 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 3 Diploma in Blacksmithing – Industrial Blacksmithing

  • Accreditation No: 601/2710/7 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit based qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 569 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 1332 - 1580 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/12/2021 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 4

Level 4 Awards in Craft Skills for Creative Industries (7168-02)

Last Registration Date: 30 Apr 2017

Level 4 Award in Using Digital Technologies for Craft

  • Accreditation No: 601/2078/2 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit based qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 12 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 55 - 55 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 30/09/2018 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 4 Award in Using Copyright law to Protect Creativity and Innovation in Craft

  • Accreditation No: 601/2079/4 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit based qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 10 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 45 - 45 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 30/04/2020 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 4 Award in Pricing Craft Work to Secure Sales

  • Accreditation No: 601/2080/0 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit based qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 12 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 55 - 55 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 30/04/2020 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 4 Award in Selling Craft

  • Accreditation No: 601/2081/2 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit based qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 11 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 55 - 55 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 30/04/2020 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

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