Level 1 Award Introduction to Logistics and Supply Chains

19 March 2015

The Level 1 Award in Introduction to Logistics and Supply Chains QCF is for those who are joining the industry for the first time and are looking to develop their knowledge of logistics and supply chains.

It is a QCF regulated qualification containing 1 mandatory unit covering:

  • An introduction to Logistics and Supply Chains

The qualification is aimed at 16-18 year old learners as well as those aged over 19, and is designed to meet the needs of someone already in work as well as someone seeking to enter work/business or progress to further education or training.


Regulator Ofqual
QCF Reference Number 601/5154/7
QCF Level 1
Credit Value 6 credits
Guided Learning Hours 30 hours
Duration Completion within 2 years
Structure 1 mandatory unit
Age Groups 16-18, 19+
Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements however, in order to benefit from undertaking the qualification, learners should possess communication skills sufficient to allow them to address the assessment requirements

First Date for Registrations December 1, 2014
Last Date for Starts July 31, 2019
Delivery Staff Requirements

The assessment qualification is not required in order to deliver this qualification

The internal quality assurance qualification is not required in order to quality assure this qualification

See the qualification specification for further guidance relating to delivery staff competency requirements