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Youth Work

The Prince's Trust has collaborated with the NYA and ETS Wales to develop a suite of qualifications in Youth Work Practice, enabling learners to build a satisfying career in Youth Work Practice.

The Qualification Specification details the information needed to offer the qualifications contained within this suite:

  • Prince’s Trust Level 2 Award in Youth Work Principles
  • Prince’s Trust Level 2 Certificate in Youth Work Practice
  • Prince’s Trust Level 3 Certificate in Youth Work Practice
  • Prince’s Trust Level 3 Diploma in Youth Work Practice

Qualification Specification

These qualifications provide JNC Assistant Youth Support Worker or JNC Youth Support Worker recognition to learners who complete them. Joint Negotiating Committee (JNC) recognition means that qualifications at this level are valid and transportable throughout the UK and Ireland and permit registration with the Education Workforce Council.

You can find our centre handbook with details of our policies and Qualification Support Packs with information about how to make entries on our Guidance for Centres page ​here.

For more information on our qualifications aimed at those wishing to enhance their professional development, please contact