Ascentis Short Online Qualifications (SOQs) Update

Earlier this year we started the SOQ re-development project which involved updating all of the interactive resources which accompany the qualifications, review of the question banks and updating any content, we are pleased to inform you this project has now been completed.

The resources for the final re-developed qualifications will be available on Quartz Web from the 1st August 2019:

  • Level 1 Award in Employment, Business & Enterprise
  • Level 2 Award in Food Safety
Exciting News

You may already be aware that we have recently launched two new qualifications this year:

  • Level 1 Award in Preventing Plastic Pollution
  • Level 1 Award in Personal Health & Well-being

 We are happy to announce these are both now fully funded and resources are available to support these from the 1st August 2019.

Coming Soon

In addition to the above we are very excited to be adding to our portfolio of Short Online Qualifications, the following will be available from the 1st September 2019:

  • Level 1 Award in Personal Safety
  • Entry 3 Award in Equality & Diversity
  • Entry 3 Award in Internet Safety for IT Users

If you would like any further information about any of the above or your centre would be interested in delivering them in 19/20, please email Kirsty.Sherrington@Ascentis.co.uk or call 01524 845 046. Alternatively you can visit our Short Online Qualifications page.

Ascentis Short Online Qualifications (SOQs) Update
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