Learning for the Future Assessment Centre

Join Learning for the Future

Our accredited Learning for the Future Assessment Centre does what it says on the tin: helps you learn for your future!

We'll work with you to enhance your skills, knowledge and understanding following national occupational standards for knowledge and competency.  You'll gain nationally recognised qualifications awarded by City & Guilds or OCR. These can help you with your professional development and support you to further your career.  

Type of qualifications we offer

You can work towards an

  • award (1 to 12 credits);
  • certificate (13 to 36 credits); or
  • diploma (37+ credits).

Each credit is equivalent to 10 hours of learning.

We also offer a range of learning and development opportunities on POD, our online personal development system. These can be excellent for supporting you to achieve your chosen qualification. Your assessor will be able to advise you more about these options. 

See the qualifications that we offer under each area below:

Adult social care qualifications

Qualification title Qualification Level Awarded by Credits
Diploma in Care Level 2 City & Guilds 46
Diploma in Adult Care  Level 3 City & Guilds 58
Diploma in Adult Care  Level 4 City & Guilds 70
Diploma in Adult Care - Unit Route
Awareness of Mental Capacity Act
Level 4 City & Guilds 3
Diploma in Leadership for Health & Social Care & Children & Young People's Services -
Adults Management (England)
Level 5 City & Guilds 90
Diploma in Leadership for Health & Social Care & Children & Young People's Services -
Adults' Residential Management (England)
Level 5 City & Guilds 90
Award in Employment Responsibilities & Rights in Health & Social Care or Children & Young People's Settings Level 2 City & Guilds 3
Award in Awareness of End of Life Care Level 2 City & Guilds 3
Diploma Health & Social Care Adults  - Unit Route Support use of Medication in Social Care Settings Level 3 City & Guilds 5
Award in Prevention & Control of Infection Level 2 City & Guilds 7
Award in Awareness of Dementia Level 2 City & Guilds 8
Award in Awareness of Dementia Level 3 City & Guilds 11

Working with children qualifications

Qualification title Qualification level Awarded by Credits
Diploma in Residential Childcare Level 3 City & Guilds 61
Diploma in Leadership & Management for Residential Childcare  Level 5 City & Guilds 65
Diploma for the Children & Young People's Workforce - Social Care Pathway Level 3 City & Guilds 65

Business administration qualifications

Qualification title Qualification level Awarded by Credits
Diploma in Business Administration Level 3 OCR 58
NVQ Diploma in Business Administration Level 4 OCR 57
Diploma in Business Administration Level 4 OCR 40
Diploma in Customer Services Level 2 OCR 45
Diploma in Customer Services Level 3 OCR 55

Other qualifications

Qualification title Qualification level Awarded by Credits
Award in Education & Training Level 3 City & Guilds 12
NVQ Diploma in Food Production & Cooking Level 2 City & Guilds 40
NVQ Certificate in Advice & Guidance Level 3 OCR 21
Diploma in Advice & Guidance Level 4 OCR 37
Award in Assessing Vocationally Related Achievement  Level 3 C&G 12
Award in the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes & Practice  Level 4 C&G 12

How much does it cost?

Our qualifications vary in price, and you can contact us to discuss this. Funding may be available to help you meet the cost of getting your qualification. We can also offer you payment plan options. 

Our team 

We have an excellent assessment team ready to help you to start your learning journey. Our staff are professionally qualified and have vast experience in their subject areas. 

You'll be allocated an assessor who will provide you with everything you need to get started. They'll support you throughout your qualification and learning experience. 

What our clients say

  • I found the support I received very professional and they were approachable and helpful with any queries I had.
    Claire Hodgson
  • A knowledgeable and friendly team, communication very good throughout all my courses, always on hand to help if needs be.
    Steven Ellis
  • A friendly and professional team who helped me through my qualification.
    Julie Howard
  • I really enjoyed completing the course and I've seen a difference when interacting with customers and staff at the depot.
    Duane