Bilingual advocacy level 3
Duration: 10 weeks, lessons once a week
Cost: £750 Inc. VAT
The course will run for 10 weeks, with one full-day lesson per week. The course will aim to provide students with knowledge of:
- The role and principles of bilingual advocacy and the national advocacy charter
- Advocacy research skills
- Knowledge of public services (including health and social care)
- Building a bilingual glossary
- Assessments and reviews
- Follow-up support
- Sign-posting and referrals to other agencies
- Language support
- Pathways into employment and further training
There is no formal examination but over the 10 lessons students will carry out a research project, build a bilingual glossary and gain practice experience through role play. Final grades depend on the submission of assignments, attendance, participation and practical application of skills learned.
Our trainers are experienced language professionals who will guide and support you throughout your studies to maximise your potential, and gain valuable skills to aid employability.
Who is it for
Anyone who is fluent in English and another language and looking for a new career opportunity to use their linguist abilities and support people in their community.
You will gain a nationally recognised Level 3 qualification which will allow you to work as a bilingual advocate throughout the UK.
Over the ten lessons the tutors will provide the necessary information to build a coursework portfolio and the skills to take through to a career in bilingual advocacy. Lessons will include group work, role play practice and guest speakers from public services relevant to the learning criteria.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call us on 01273 311901 to find out more.