This course is an ideal choice if you feel that you would like to develop skills that will allow you to progress into the workplace/ employment.

Funding and bursaries

Students if you’re aged over 19 you may be eligible for free tuition depending on the course you want to study, your existing qualifications and your financial circumstances. For more information email or call 023 8087 4874.

Advanced Learner Loans are available for students who are aged 19 or over. Repayments do not begin until the course is completed and you are earning £25,000 or over. Eligible learners will be enrolling on a level 3 or above course and are a UK or EU national. For further information, visit

Entry requirements

At least three GCSEs at grade 3 or 2 or a pass at Level 1. Most learners will complete GCSE Maths and/or English alongside this course.

What will I learn?

As part of the course, you will improve your ability to work within a team, work independently, and develop your ICT skills. You will also focus on planning your future career, how to apply for future jobs, and practice the interview skills that will be required when you leave college. You will also undertake work placements to assist in developing your employability skills and providing you with a taste of your chosen industry

Work Experience

Work placements will be introduced at the start of the course, such as internal placements, to provide you with the confidence to be able to progress to placements within industry.


You will be assessed through projects, coursework, and community/enterprise activities. There are no examinations.

Enrichment Opportunities

You’ll be able to take part in activities, both on and off the college site, like sports, trips and visits, and there are plenty of clubs in our enrichment programme that you can join.

Career and Progression

This course will equip you with the skills for entry to employment or apprenticeship. Alternatively, you may be able to progress to a Level 2 vocational course of your choice.

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