PR Level 1 Award

Public Relation Level 1 Award Endorsed by ABC Awards

Brentwood Open learning College


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Offer ends 21 July 2020
Study method
Online, self-paced
60 Hours
Endorsed by ABC Awards
Additional info
  • Exam(s) / assessment(s) is included in price
  • Tutor is available to students

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PR Level 1 Award

Endorsed PR Level 1 Award Certificate of Achievement.This PR Course will equip the learner with the quality skills they need to make a giant career in the Public Relations field. They will develop PR roles, gain fundamental Public relations skills, and find out how they can work effectively with the media, how to create a great story, how to write for online and offline channels.This PR Course is delivered across two modules such as Introduction to Public Relations and Tools for Public Relations.

This PR - Course is exclusively designed for school leavers, or those that are currently working in a Public Relations role or those who desire to experience a career direction in this industry.To be suitable for this PR Course, the learner don’t need to have any specific professional experience, academic background, but they need to have, the capacity to study, a good computer or laptop, mobile devices with strong internet access.

The learner is guaranteed of a comprehensive tutor support from start to finish. The tutor will be happy to mark their assignments, as well as provide expert advice.


Endorsed by ABC Awards

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PR Level 1 Award

PR - Course Benefits

At the successful completion of this PR Course, learners will gain multiple benefits:

  • They will develop the capacity to practice Public Relations within organizations.
  • They will be able to relate with their clients or organizations by ensuring that their messages get to the public with a professional finesse.
  • they will learn how to distinguish various public relation activities
  • they will learn how to write for the media and online audiences,
  • They will develop entry level professional ethics for effective public relations practice, and
  • The course fee covers the training, materials, key supporting documents and unlimited tutor support.

Feel free to register for this unique course today!

PR - Learning Objectives

This foundation-level PR - Course introduces the essential fundamentals of PR from a contemporary corporate perspective. With no prior knowledge or experience required, candidates begin to build an understanding of what it is the PR manager does, how their work helps shape public opinion and its resulting effect on the wider organisation. PR is a demanding profession that involves people management, marketing, sales, advertising and effective project management. This PR - Course has been designed for those looking to take their first steps towards a fulfilling career in professional PR.

Over the PR - Course of three intensive yet accessible units, candidates explore the mechanics of PR as an essential communication tool, along with effective PR planning processes, developing PR strategies in accordance with the company objectives, essential market research skills and an exploration of various key PR tools.

Upon successful completion of this PR - Course, candidates benefit from an array of new skills, talents and knowledge including:

  • How PR contributes to a brand’s wider success and performance
  • The risks associated with negative PR
  • How public opinion can be managed and manipulated in many ways
  • Familiarity with important PR tools
  • Improved communication and time-management skills
  • The confidence to pursue a rewarding career in PR

PR - Course Outline

This insightful PR - Course is delivered across three units – each concluding with an online assessment to verify your acquired knowledge and competencies. Your assigned tutor will provide you with comprehensive support at all times, in order to assist with your successful completion of each unit.

  • Unit 1 - Introduction to Public Relations
  • Unit 2 - Tools for Public Relations

Who is this course for?

PR Level 1 Award

This introductory PR Level 1 Award is perfect for anyone looking to explore PR as a concept and profession for the first time. Whether looking to continue on to more advanced studies, develop an existing career or secure your first position with the employer of your choosing, this fully-endorsed PR - Course could make all the difference. In addition, entrepreneurs and small business owners looking to capitalise on the power of positive public opinion could find this course invaluable.

Brentwood Open Learning College is committed to the provision of open, accessible, affordable and enjoyable distance learning opportunities of the highest quality. With no deadlines or time restrictions to worry about, candidates are free to study in their own time and at their own pace from anywhere in the world. And with all course materials, assignments and assessments included as standard, the price you see is the price you pay!

Enrol with Brentwood Open Learning College today and enjoy renewed career prospects for life!


PR Level 1 Award

  • A strong working knowledge of the English language
  • Aged at least 16-years

Endorsed Certificate of Achievement

At the end of the course, learner can claim an endorsed certificate by paying £35 accreditation fee.There are £9 postal charges for the UK students and £15 for the non UK students.

Certificate of Completion from BOLC

Certificate of Completion from BOLC (soft copy) can be claimed for £10. If you need hard copy of this certificate you will pay £25 + postal charges (£9 for UK students, £15 for outside UK)

Career path

PR Level 1 Award

Upon successful completion of our PR Course, candidates may choose to continue their studies at a more advanced diploma level, or pursue an extensive range of careers including:

  • Public Affairs Specialist
  • Relationship Manager
  • Social Media Analyst
  • Brand Ambassador

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What is an ‘endorsed’ course?

An endorsed course is a skills based course which has been checked over and approved by an independent awarding body. Endorsed courses are not regulated so do not result in a qualification - however, the student can usually purchase a certificate showing the awarding body’s logo if they wish. Certain awarding bodies - such as ABC Awards and TQUK - have developed endorsement schemes as a way to help students select the best skills based courses for them.


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