Get a fresh start in 2021! If you’re 16-18 years old, we have free courses for you to kickstart the new year. Take one of our taster courses to get a flavour of what it’s like to study at college.
The courses are all Level 1 Certificate or Diploma in Vocational Studies and will set you on the right path to your chosen career. Students will get the opportunity to develop their English and Maths skills as part of their chosen career pathway. Students
will also be offered the loan of a laptop to complete their studies and a mentor to provide support.
Courses start 1st February 2021. All courses are 20-week qualifications.
If you are 16-18 years old and want to start a course in September, take a look at our courses here.
If you over 18 years old, take a look at our courses here.
To apply for any of the courses listed here, use the form at the bottom of this page.
We have places available on:
Developing knowledge, understanding and skills about the following:
- Being organised
- Developing a personal progression plan
- Carrying out a scientific experiment
- Making a chemical product
- Exploring Physics
The course would run on two full days a week and would also have additional English and maths on another day.
Develop transferable personal and social skills with opportunities to choose optional units which will equip you with the essentials to begin your journey in the creative industries such as:
- creating a mood board and art image
- creating an animation
- shooting a film
- acting/rehearsing in a performance
Health, Wellbeing and Care
You will have the opportunity to study core units which will develop your transferable skills. In addition to these units, you will be able to choose optional units in line with the future career goal such as:
- Communication skills for health and social and care
- Exploring travel and tourism
- Playing a sport.
Our ESOL courses are for people who live and work in the UK and who want to improve their English skills in speaking, listening, reading and writing.
We will be offering you a re-engagement Skills for Life programme with Vocational taster in ICT.
Construction & Engineering
- Developing and using digital technologies
- Solving IT problems
- Creating spreadsheets, websites and computer programmes