This is an exciting course for students aged 16-18 designed to give you the opportunity to try out different vocational routes whilst developing work, study and life skills. 

What the course leads to

What courses can I do after this? 

On successful completion you could progress onto a Level 2 course at The College, an Apprenticeship or into employment

What jobs can I get? 

You will have access to lots of support, extra facilities and resources, such as our wellbeing team, libraries and study centres to help you get the most out of your learning.

What do I need to apply

To do this course you should have... 

You will need to achieve GCSEs grades D-G including English and maths grades 3-1 (formerly D-G). Alternatively, successful completion of a Foundation Entry Level 3 qualification and have achieved at least Entry Level 3 Functional Skill in English and maths.

What about work experience? 

Course costs

Course Code Start Date Costs 16-18 Costs 19-23 (with concessions) Costs 19+ (no concessions)
LPN2PW0014 12/10/2020 £30.00 £30.00 £30.00

* Please note fees are subject to change.

Course content

Course Content 

This course will help you prepare for further college courses by building your confidence and gaining a nationally recognised qualification. You will develop your study skills, employabilty, communication and teamwork, and build up your specialist skills and knowledge in:
• Business
• Business Administration
• IT User Skills

You will also be given lots of support to improve your skills and gain Functional Skills or GCSE qualifications in:
• English
• Mathematics

More info

Start Day/Time 

Days and times will be confirmed at enrolment.

Duration 

36 Weeks

Attendance 

Full-time

Level 

Level 1

Qualification Name 

Foundation Award

Awarding Body 

Various

Curriculum Area 

Applied Science, Care and Foundation Studies - Foundation

More about the course 

You will be offered lots of support and encouragement with your studies.  As a full time student within the Routes course, you will have the continuous support of a personal tutor and will receive ongoing one to one tutorials.  Your personal tutor will review your progress towards the achievement of your main qualification aim and help you deal with any personal and academic issues that may occur.

Duration 

36 Weeks

Attendance 

Full-time

Level 

Level 1

Qualification Name 

Foundation Award

Awarding Body 

Various