New Certified Community Brokerage Award

13th November 2018

The Community Brokerage Network have developed a customised award for community brokerage which is certified and quality assured by SQA.

The award has been credit rated by SQA at Level 7 on the Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF) with 30 credit points. The course is available to anyone looking to develop their skills. It consists of 5 key units:

  • Understanding and describing self-directed support
  • Exploring models of brokerage
  • Implementing choice and control for people with self-directed support
  • Helping people design their support plan
  • Community development and brokerage.

The course aims to give you:

  • Knowledge of a whole range of topics to better equip you in your role of empowering people to make choices on how they live their lives
  • Skills to help you in active listening and developing strong connections with individuals and communities
  • Confidence to use your new knowledge and skills in your current role

The award runs over 6 months and costs £2,150; this includes certification and lunch and refreshments on learning days. Community Brokerage Network are registered with SAAS (Student Awards Agency Scotland) and the award is eligible for their part-time grant funding.

For more information about the award contact or 07769 698 606.


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