Level 2 Creative Craft Award- Upcycling Furniture with Decorative Transfers

What you will learn

This qualification aims to extend and further develop learners’ skills and to extend learners’ knowledge and understanding of the creative craft process. It will enable learners to investigate creative enterprise and employment opportunities in the creative sector and provides a basis for progression onto further study.

Entry Requirements

This qualification is designed for learners aged pre-16 and above who wish to develop skills and knowledge in craft. There are no specific recommended prior learning requirements for this qualification. However, learners may find it helpful if they’ve already achieved a Level 1 qualification.

This qualification aims to:

  • Extend and further develop learners’ skills
  • Extend learners’ knowledge and understanding of the creative craft process
  • Provide recognition for enterprise skills and attributes
  • Investigate creative enterprise and employment opportunities is the creative sector
  • Extend learners’ understanding of health and safety issues provide the opportunity for further development
  • Provide a basis for progression onto further study.

The objectives of this qualification are to help learners to:

  • Use raw materials, tools and equipment in a safe and competent manner
  • Develop analytical and research skills
  • Evaluate own work, develop ideas and learning through the craft process
  • Develop an understanding of health and safety considerations in the craft environment.
Image showing Hokus Pokus furniture transfers which are popular for upcycling furniture

Mandatory units

  • Use materials, tools and equipment to develop craft techniques
  • Investigate creative enterprise and employment opportunities
  • Develop craft ideas
  • Create, present and evaluate final craft item

Assessment

Each candidate must create a portfolio of evidence and activity sheets which demonstrates achievement of all the learning outcomes and assessment criteria associated with each mandatory unit.

Future Learning Opportunities

Learners who achieve this qualification could progress to: NCFE: Level 3 Certificate in Creative Craft.

Duration and Time:

Courses run on various days/evenings of the week. Please contact Reach4Crafts for more details.

To be eligible for full funding you must be:

  • Over 19 and have lived in the UK/EU for the last three years. (Ages 19-23 are eligible for free courses if they have already achieved a full Level 2 qualification or equivalent. Ages 19-23 who have not achieved a full Level 2 qualification may be subject to costs). Please note there is no age limit.
  • Living in England but not currently residing in the following devolved areas- Greater London, West of England, West Midlands, Liverpool City Region, Greater Manchester, Sheffield City Region, Tees Valley or North of Tyne.
  • Not studying towards any other qualification.

To enrol, please fill out our Adult Learning Application Form.