You will ‘Get the Edge’ by:
• Gaining a vocational qualification demonstrating your technical competence
• Gaining a Personal Development qualification demonstrating your employability skills (communication, teamwork, critical thinking)
• Gaining hands on experience through Placements and Industry Projects
• Getting involved in activities such as the SERC Volunteer Programme and SERC Student Companies.
This course will help you succeed in a highly competitive job market by developing the skills and knowledge which employers need you to have.
As well as gaining a recognised qualification you will take part in employability skills workshops such as teamwork, commitment, IT and problem solving. The Careers Education Programme is an integral part of this course which will equip you with the knowledge to make informed career decisions.