What courses can I do after this?
Students may progress onto the In2Work course, Step up to College, other college courses, training, employment or supported employment.
What jobs can I get?
Vocational Options are delivered in specialist areas of the College, on both the Lansdowne and North road campuses, with subject specialist teachers being supported by PVP tutors
To do this course you should have...
There are no formal entry requirements but to benefit from the course you should be committed to improving your qualifications and skills.
What about work experience?
International entry requirements
If you are not from an English Language speaking country, you will need to have UKVI IELTS 5.5. We accept a wide range of academic qualifications awarded overseas and use the UK NARIC (National Academic Recognition Information Centre) guidelines for international comparisons. For tuition and accommodation fees please visit www.thecollege.co.uk/international/courses/tuition-fees and our International Operations team can offer you advice and guidance before and during your studies.
|Course Code||Start Date||Costs 16-18||Costs 19-23 (with concessions)||Costs 19+ (no concessions)|
* Please note fees are subject to change.
There are no course fees for students aged under 19 years.
For tuition and accommodation fees please visit www.thecollege.co.uk/international/courses/tuition-fees and our International Operations team can offer you advice and guidance before and during your studies.
The course structure is negotiated with each individual student depending on their needs and interests but is based around a core structure which includes Functional Skills, Life Skills, Information Technology, Cooking and Enrichment. Students are supported through individual and group tutorials.
Students can also choose vocational options from those on offer based upon their primary learning goal. Depending on availability vocational options on offer include: Art, Care, Catering, Construction, Floristry, Horticulture, Retail, In house Cafe, Sports Studies, Technical Skills and Woodwork.
More about the course
Teaching takes place in small groups. Learning Support Assistants are available to provide further support. If appropriate, students will have the opportunity to work towards and gain English and mathematics qualifications.