Art & Design

NCFE Level 1 Award in Creative Craft Art & Design
Total course cost: £480
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This qualification is designed for learners aged pre-16 and above who wish to develop skills and knowledge in Art & Design.

A Level 1 Qualification gives you basic knowledge and skills and the ability to apply learning with guidance. 

Other examples of Level 1 qualifications are GCSE’s at graded D-G or 3-1, NVQ’s and Key skills Level 1.

This qualification if Ofqual approved and attracts 9 credits. The credits relate to the size of the qualification, with 10 hours of content equating to 1 credit.

The Art and Design Information Pack can be downloaded here

We hosted a Q&A in relation to this specific course and you can view this event here:

We don't impose any minimum or maximum ages on our learners as we recognise that every learner is an individual and is on their own unique learning journey. We believe, that their adult facilitator is the best person to judge whether a learner is ready for a particular course, but to enable you to make this decision we provide a free sample session for your learner to try.

We are also happy to advise you with this decision so do reach out to us if you would like our guidance on this.

For further information or to ask any questions please feel free to reach out to us, in the assurance that you are speaking to another fellow home edder.

Support can be found in our dedicated Facebook group where you will also have access to a free sample session (with the file section).

Level 1 Art & Design Group


Learning Outcomes and Assessment Criteria

The qualification is comprised of 3 mandatory units. A range of techniques can be used to evidence that the unit has been completed, including worksheets, video logs and sketchbooks.

  • Qualification number (QN): 601/3360/0/ART
  • Total qualification time (TQT): 90 Guided learning hours
  • Credit Value: 9
  • Level: 1
  • Assessment Requirement: Internally assessed and externally moderated portfolio of evidence

NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Creative Craft Art & Design

Course planned for January 2025 start

Total course cost: £600