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Advice and Guidance Level 3 Certificate

Pyramid Training Solutions

The NVQ level 3 Certificate in Advice and Guidance is designed to reflect your activities and responsibilities if you are a practitioner working directly with clients, disseminating information, advising and providing some level of guidance. The objective of this qualification is to provide a statement of competence that testifies to your ability as a practitioner to work with clients to achieve their objectives. To achieve this qualification, you must achieve 21 credits from four mandatory units and three optional units (of which 3 credits must be at level 3). We will plan and discuss with you how to capture and assess naturally occurring evidence in the workplace to complete the full qualification. Unit

Mandatory Unit Title

AG1 AG2 AG15 AG30

Establish communication with clients for advice and guidance Support clients to make use of the advice and guidance service Review own contribution to the service Understand importance of legislation and procedures


Optional Unit Title


Develop interactions with advice and guidance clients Interact with clients using a range of media Assist advice and guidance clients to decide on a course of action Prepare clients through advice and guidance for the implementation of a course of action Assist clients through advice and guidance to review their achievement of a course of action Negotiate on behalf of advice and guidance clients Liaise with other services Enable advice and guidance clients to access referral opportunities Evaluate and develop own contribution to the service Manage personal case load Operate within networks Provide and maintain information materials for use in the service Identify and promote the contribution of Careers Education Guidance within the organisation Promote Careers Education Guidance Facilitate learning in groups

AG7 AG11 AG12 AG13 AG16 AG14 AG18 AG21 AG22 AG25 AG27

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Credit Value


3 3 3 3

3 2 3 3

Credit Value


4 3 3 3

3 2 4 4



5 3 3 3 4 3 3 4

5 3 3 3 4 4 4 5

3 3

3 4

A&G L3  

Induction handbook

A&G L3  

Induction handbook