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Level 1 Vocational Courses

Our Level 1 Vocational courses help you develop the skills needed to progress to a Level 2 Vocational qualification, Traineeship or Apprenticeship. There are a variety of engaging and fun career pathways for you to choose from:

  • NEW Level 1 BTEC Introductory Certificate in Vocational Studies

    This course is designed to enable students to learn and develop independent study skills, time management, employability skills and vocational knowledge, and will provide you with the confidence to effectively progress in education and life. As well as developing transferrable skills, the Certificate in Vocational Studies will also introduce you to some of the key curriculum areas within the College, including: Business, Sport, Science and Digital Media and will enable you to decide on the career path best suited to you.

Your Study Programme will Involve:

Maths and English English lessons will enhance your written and spoken communication skills and our Maths tutors will help you to improve your everyday Maths skills in a fun and practical way. To enhance your employment prospects you will also work towards achieving a grade 4 GCSE in both subjects.

Work Experience – we will also assist you In finding a work placement which is relevant to your course.

Tutorial – You will have a personal tutor who will play a key role in supporting your personal, professional and academic development.


ALL COURSES CAN BE SUBJECT TO CHANGE

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As part of its funding agreement with the Skills Funding Agency, John Ruskin College vocational courses are part or fully funded by the European Social Fund.