Skills For Life and Work (Level 1)

This is a 2/3 year programme depending on the training credit provided by the careers branch. It is for students who do not have sufficient or appropriate qualifications to enrol on a Level 2 course.



Academic Year: 2022/23

Course Code: 10689

Campus: Bangor, Downpatrick, Lisburn, Newtownards

Study Type: Full-Time

Education Level Further Education

Sessions

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Course Overview

Year 1 - Focus will be on Essential Skills Literacy, Numeracy and ICT, Employability, Personal Development and The Duke of Edinburgh/Joint/Gaisce Award.

Year 2/3 - Choose a vocational area from Retail, Hospitality Services, or Construction Studies along with Literacy, Numeracy, ICT, The Duke of Edinburgh Award.

Course Modules

Include a range of Employability and Personal Development units, for example;

  • Keeping Safe
  • Planning for Progression
  • Managing Personal Finance.

Ideal If:
Things did not go as expected at school and you want to get back on track. 

You'll Learn:

Managing Personal Finance

Developing Personal Confidence

Literacy

Numeracy

ICT, plus several more topics.

 

You'll Love:
Getting the opportunity to work towards your Duke of Edinburgh Award/Gaisce/Joint Award.

You'll Progress:

Depending on results you will be able to progress to a Level 2 programme or continue to year 2 on Level 1.

 

You'll Need:
No formal qualifications or have not attained a 'Pass' in Literacy or Mathematics. 
Terms & Conditions

Students will be required to comply with SERC's Terms & Conditions of study.

While we endeavour to run all our courses on the advertised day, SERC reserves the right to change the day of week on which the course runs.

Available Sessions Summary

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Further Education

Further Education

If you have just completed your GCSEs, Further Education is most likely the option for you. FE covers qualifications from entry to higher level qualifications such as Awards, Certificates, Diplomas, NVQ, BTEC and Apprenticeships.

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