Vocational

ACCESS to Health Professions

Level 3

This is a practical course offering a broad base of skills to support employment in the health care sector. This course is designed to introduce some of the main areas of Human Physiology, Health & Welfare and how it’s studied.

Access to Health Science Professions

Level 3

This is a practical course offering a broad base of skills to support employment in the health care sector. This course is designed to introduce some of the main areas of Biology, Human Physiology, Chemistry and Physics and how it’s studied.

Access to Nursing and Midwifery

Level 3

This is a practical course offering a broad base of skills to support employment in the health care sector. This course is designed to introduce some of the main areas of Human Physiology, Health & Welfare and how it’s studied.

ACCESS to Science

Level 3:

This is a practical course offering a broad base of skills to support employment in the health care sector. This course is designed to introduce some of the main areas of Biology, Human Physiology, Chemistry and Physics and how it’s studied.

Applied Psychology

BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate

This is an exciting and interesting, contemporary course that will give you an understanding of the different Psychological approaches and how they are applied to the world you live in.

Applied Science

BTEC Level 3

The BTEC in Applied Science offers students the chance to continue their studies of all three sciences but in vocational scenarios, with less emphasis on examinations than the A-Level sciences. We offer the Extended Diploma, which is a full time, 3 A-Level equivalent qualification.

Art and Design

BTEC Level 3

The BTEC in Art and Design is a two-year art course equivalent to 3 A-levels. The course will provide you with opportunities to sample a wide range of specialist areas and produce a portfolio that will help you to progress onto study at Higher Education, or employment.

Business

BTEC Level 3

The course will be offered as the equivalent of 2 and 3 A levels. The BTEC Business Course is designed to provide a highly specialist, work-related qualification across a range of business sectors. The units you study will provide you with the knowledge, understanding and skills that you need to prepare for further education or employment.

Business

BTEC Level 2 First Certificate

It is a vocational broad based qualification at Level 2 that provides knowledge and understanding of this vocational area. How different parts of business work

CABIN CREW (INTRODUCTION TO)

NCFE LEVEL 2

Launch your airline career with a fantastic opportunity to develop relevant knowledge and the practical skills you will need to begin work as cabin crew or a customer service agent at a regional or International airport. Superb training facilities and fully qualified, experienced aviation industrial professionals will not only prepare you for an exciting career but will bring your learning to life.

Computer Games Design

Level 3

Computer Game Design introducers the industry of computer games production though practical exercises. The key areas covered on this course are game design and production, game mechanics, object construction and animation.

Creative Media

BTEC Level 2

The media industry is in an age of rapid growth with global communication networks bringing the digital age to every home. This is a specialist two year course with an integrated creative and technical study of media production. Although the course is practical, developing skills such as team-building, communication and presentation, there are substantial written elements that have to be covered in each unit.

Creative Media

BTEC Level 3

Creative media is a full time vocational course equivalent to 3 A levels. It looks at a wide variety of disciplines geared towards working in the media industry. During your time studying this course you will be introduced to the types of careers available to you upon leaving college. Pathways include higher education degrees, degree apprenticeships, practical in work apprenticeships, work placements and employment.

Criminology

Level 3 Certificate & Diploma

The Level 3 Applied Certificate and Diploma in Criminology is a qualification with elements of Psychology, Law and Sociology that complements studies in humanities but will be attractive and useful to a range of students.

Early Years Educator

(19+) Work-Related Learning: Level 3

The Early Years Educator Level 3 Diploma is an 18- month course equivalent to 2 A Levels. The course is 100% assessed by coursework and work-related observations, with assignments to meet criteria. The Diploma will lead to a highly specialised work-related qualification comprising the knowledge, understanding and skills required to work in an Early Years setting with children under 5 years old.

EARLY YEARS EDUCATOR

(16-18) Work Related Learning: Level 3

The Early Years Educator Level 3 Diploma is an 18- month course equivalent to 2 A Levels. The course is 100% assessed by coursework and work-related observations, with assignments to meet criteria. The Diploma will lead to a highly specialised work-related qualification comprising the knowledge, understanding and skills required to work in an Early Years setting with children under 5 years old.

Early Years Practitioner

(16-18) WORK-RELATED LEARNING: LEVEL 2

The Early Years Practitioner Level 2 Diploma is a 12- month course equivalent to 4-5 GCSEs.  The course is 100% assessed by coursework and work-related observations, with assignments to meet criteria. The Diploma will ideal for those hoping to work with children and young people in an Early Years setting.  

Early Years Practitioner

(19+) Work-Related Learning Level 2

The Early Years Practitioner Level 2 Diploma is a 12- month course equivalent to 4-5 GCSEs. The course is 100% assessed by coursework and work-related observations, with assignments to meet criteria. This is an ideal qualification for unemployed individuals with a focussed career ambition, volunteers and unqualified new employees in the sector.

HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE

BTEC Level 3

The course will be offered as the equivalent of 1, 2 or 3 A levels. The course will lead to a highly specialized work-related qualification where you will gain the knowledge, understanding and skills to prepare you to progress to employment or continue to study in Higher Education.

HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE

BTEC Level 2

This programme is for you if you want to work with people in some way. For example in a care or health setting. You will gain the underpinning knowledge, understanding and skills that you will need to prepare for employment within a wide range of caring services.

ICT

BTEC Level 2

This is a full-time qualification for one year, covering both theoretical and practical aspects of ICT focusing on creative skills and technologies.

Information Technology

Level 3

Students are taught employability skills for the digital sector and how to find and use information properly. They have hands on experience of computer hardware and networks as well as designing and building websites.

Information Technology

BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma

This course is designed for anyone with an interest in a career in a varied and fast changing industry. No previous qualifications are necessary just an interest and a desire to succeed. Careers in the digital sector are expanding massively in our area and this course will equip students with the skills and experiences to take full advantage of the opportunities available.

Information Technology

Level 2

The course will be offered as the equivalent of 1, 2 or 3 A levels. Students are taught the links between project planning, systems analysis and design and relational database construction. There are clear links between the units taught. This course equips students with the skills to become successful at university and ultimately, in employment.

SPORT

BTEC Level 2

This Level 2 BTEC qualification is a one year course equivalent to a GCSE. The course will provide you with a range of opportunities to sample a wide range of specialist areas, practically as well as theoretically. This will help you progress onto a Level 3 course in Sport or another subject. Alternatively, you will be well prepared to go straight into employment or gain a place on an apprenticeship.

Sport

BTEC Level 3

The BTEC in Sport is a two-year course equivalent to 3 A Levels. The course is assessed through a range of coursework and externally examined units. The course will provide you with a range of opportunities to sample a wide range of specialist areas within sport and develop a range of academic and practical skills that will help you to progress into a career in the sports, health and fitness industry.

Sport (Coaching and Development in conjunction with City in the Community)

Level 3

The BTEC in Sport is a two-year course equivalent to 3 A Levels. The course is assessed through a range of coursework and externally examined units. The course will provide you with a range of opportunities to sample a wide range of specialist areas within sport and develop a range of academic and practical skills that will help you to progress into a career in the sports, health and fitness industry.

Sport – BTEC LEVEL 2 Partnership

BTEC LEVEL 2 Partnership

This practical football-focused programme will provide you with the opportunity to play regular football and gain a Level 2 BTEC qualification (equivalent to a GCSE) in just one year. It offers a range of opportunities to sample multi-sports, practically as well as theoretically.

Sport and Exercise

NCFE Level 2

The course will be offered as the equivalent of 4 GCSE’s. The course is assessed through a range of coursework assessments ranging from PowerPoints, practical assessments and written assignments.

Sport Science

BTEC Level 3

The course will be offered as the equivalent of 1, 2 or 3 A levels. The course is assessed through a range of coursework and externally examined units. The course will provide you with a range of opportunities to sample a wide range of specialist areas within sport and develop a range of academic and practical skills that will help you to progress into a career in the sports, health and fitness industry.

Sports Science, Coaching & Personal Fitness Training

BTEC Level 3

This Sport Science qualification is a two-year course equivalent to 3 A Levels. The Course Content This course will focus on knowledge of the key components of the human body for sport and exercise performance. Students will be invited to …

Supported Internship

Entry Level

A supported internship is a type of study programme specifically aimed at young people aged 16 to 24 who have a statement of special educational needs, a Learning Difficulty Assessment, or an EHC plan, who want to move into employment and need extra support to do so.

TRAVEL & TOURISM

BTEC LEVEL 2

The Travel and Tourism industry is one of the most vibrant industries in the world. This course gives students a lively and varied introduction to the travel industry.

Travel & Tourism

BTEC LEVEL 3

The Travel and Tourism industry is one of the most vibrant industries in the world. This course gives students a lively and varied introduction to the travel industry.

Uniformed Protective Services

BTEC Level 3

The course will be offered as the equivalent of 2 or 3 A levels. A career in Public Services is extremely wide ranging, from the Uniformed Public Services, to Government Departments, local Government and organisations such as MI5 and MI6 Paramedic.

Uniformed Protective Services

BTEC Level 2

A career in Public Services is extremely wide ranging, from the Uniformed Public Services, to Government Departments, local Government and organisations such as MI5 and MI6.

Vocational Studies

BTEC Level 1

This is a one-year course designed to enable you to explore different vocational areas. These areas may include Business & ICT, Sport & Leisure, Health & Social Care, Hospitality, Travel & Tourism and Retail Operation. It is hoped that as you study various vocational options you will widen your knowledge, enabling you to make informed career choices.