Access to Further Education -Vocational (Entry Level 3)

Apply From: 13th of June 2018
Application Deadline: 30th of March 2020
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Entry Requirements

No formal qualifications are needed. You may contact us yourself or be referred by your school or a Careers Adviser.

You will have an assessment at interview.

Course Content

Foundation Learning:
Functional Skills in

  • English
  • Mathematics
  • ICT

Learners work towards the Edexcel Entry 3 Certificate in Vocational Studies and the City & Guilds Entry 3 Certificate Employability and Personal Development Units include:

  • Developing Creative Media Skills
  • Introduction to the Performing Arts
  • Work-based Experience
  • Contributing to a Team
  • Career Progression

Students are supported in class and on off-site activities by our team of learning support assistants. Our Employment Coach works with individuals learners before, during and after work placements. We are also able to support on a 1-1 basis where required and give CSW support.

Study Methods

Individual, pairs and small group work

How is the course assessed

Portfolio; presentations; examinations

Where next - Further Studies

Throughout the year the course tutors will help you to prepare for your next step when you complete the course. You may be able to progress to another course within Foundation Studies or to vocational or academic courses within the college.

Where next - Job Opportunities

Paid/voluntary employment/further training