Vocational Tasters Entry Level

Subject Area Supported Learning Opportunities
Course Type 16-18, College
Qualification Entry Level
Start Date September 2021
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Vocational Tasters Entry Level

This a one-year course where you will study in a variety of different areas across the College, including Catering, Brickwork, Sport, Woodwork, Animal Care, Childcare and Automotive.

The course has been designed to help you find areas that interest you and provides potential progression routes to mainstream College courses. You will work in small groups with curriculum support, alongside dedicated tutors, and within our fantastic specialist facilities.

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Course Details

Entry Requirements
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  • Suitability for the course will be determined by discussions with a personal advisor or school, as well as assessment.
What will I learn?
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  • A range of vocational skills

  • Working in specilaist workshops

  • Personal development

Course Applications

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LocationPaignton Campus
DatesSeptember 2021

This course costs: £

If you are aged 19 and over at the start of the course, you may have options to help fund your studies with us. The funding you can receive depends on your personal circumstances, and could mean you are entitled to fully subsidised or reduced tuition fees.

This course is fully funded for 16-18 year olds (if applicable to the course).

You may also be entitled to support with travel, childcare and equipment.

To find out exactly what you could receive, contact our Helpzone team on 08000 380 123 for a free, impartial appointment, with no commitment necessary.


“I was one of the first students to join the Internship Programme and gained work experience in different departments at Torbay Hospital. My experiences and the skills I learnt helped me then gain employment with the NHS at St Edmunds Community Care Support Centre.”Emily Bayly

Paignton Campus – Vantage Point

This course is available at our Vantage Point Campus. 

Our inspirational Paignton Campus provides the very best learning environment, featuring state-of-the-art equipment and facilities.

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