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*NEW* Online Access to Higher Education: Health Studies

This is a roll on, roll off course which you can join throughout the year This is an exciting opportunity to gain the qualifications that you need to progress on…

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*NEW* Online Access to Higher Education: Social Science with Sociology

This is a roll on, roll off course which you can join throughout the year This is an exciting opportunity to gain the qualifications that you need to progress on…

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2D Computer Aided Design (CAD) Level 3 Award

This course will enable the learner to have the knowledge and practical skills to create complex drawings including annotations and output using multiple view layouts. It will also enable them…

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2D Computer Aided Design (CAD) – Level 2 Award Level 2 Award

The course is for beginners and will equip candidates with the basic understanding and principles of 2D drawing environment, in terms of hardware, software and physical surroundings. It will explore…

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3D Computer Aided Design (CAD) – Level 3 Award Level 3 Award

This course will allow candidates to develop the ability to apply the drafting procedures required to create and modify existing 3D objects, either surfaces or solids, at any position within…

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AAT Diploma in Accounting Level 3

If you’re interested in a finance career, an apprenticeship is a great way to get into the market. You will achieve a Diploma in Accounting with the Association of Accounting…

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Abrasive Wheels – Safe Use of Petrol Driven Cut-off Saws Site Safety Plus

STIHL GB, SKANSKA and CITB’s Cskills Awards have joined forces to develop a new training programme and accompanying video to promote the safe use of petrol driven cut-off saws in…

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Access to Accounting (Online Course) AAT Level 1

Even if you have no experience of working within the finance sector, our Entry Award in Accounting can give you a real insight into the world of accounting. It is…

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Access to Higher Education Health and Social Care and Social Science

South Devon College are now offering an online Access to Higher Education course in Health and social Care and Social Science. This is an exciting opportunity to gain the qualifications…

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Accounting Level 1 Award (AAT)

Even if you have no experience of working within the finance sector, our Entry Award in Accounting will give you a real insight into the world of accounting. This course…

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Accounting Award Level 1

Even if you have no experience of working within the finance sector, our Entry Award in Accounting will give you a real insight into the world of accounting. This course…

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Accounting (Higher Level) Level 4

This advanced course is the final level of the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) qualifications for apprentices and covers higher level accounting and business tasks. Successful completion can lead to…

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Advanced Automotive Studies for Master Technicians Level 4 Certificate

The typical learner for this qualification will be 19 years plus, working in industry and will hold a Level 3 Automotive technical qualification and/or an Advanced Apprenticeship. They will have…

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Advanced Business with Accounts Level 3

The Business Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma focuses on key business and enterprise areas in detail, and this qualification will give you an excellent understanding of business. In addition you will…

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Advanced Business with Law Level 3

The Business Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma focuses on key business and enterprise areas in detail, and this qualification will give you an excellent understanding of business. In addition you will…

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FdSc Adventure Leadership

This Foundation Degree focuses on outdoor adventure sports, and provides you with valuable practical experience, enabling you to pursue a variety of careers in this thrilling sector. The course also…

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Adventure Sports Level 3 Extended Diploma

If you are passionate about outdoor activity and want to develop an advanced understanding of a range of adventure sports disciplines, then this is the course for you. This course…

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Animal Care Level 1 Diploma

This course has been designed to provide you with the essential skills necessary to progress in a career working with animals, or alternatively further education. You will learn through taught…

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Animal Care Level 2 Technical Certificate

This course is the perfect opportunity to develop a broader understanding of the animal care industry, which will enable you to develop theoretical and practical skills that will prepare you…

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Animal Management Level 3 National Extended Diploma

This two year course will provide you with an in-depth understanding of the animal care industry, as well as the high level practical skills required to excel in the sector…

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FdSc Animal Science

This is a wide ranging Foundation Degree that incorporates contemporary issues in the animal science sector, including animal behaviour, welfare, sustainability and conservation. The course focuses on enhancing your employability…

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BSc (Hons) Applied Animal Science

This course is a top-up to convert the FdSc Animal Science degree (or a Foundation Degree in a similar subject area such as animal management, welfare or conservation) into a…

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Aqua- Water Based Exercise Instructor Level 2 Certificate (YMCA)

This qualification is the practical element for those wishing to work in the health and fitness industry in the context of Aqua/water-based exercise (prerequisite is the level 2 Fitness Instructor…

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Art and Design A Level

Art & Design at AS and A level has been designed for a wide range of candidates. It is particularly suitable for those who enjoy painting, drawing, print-making, constructing, modelling,…

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Art and Design Level 2 Diploma (UAL)

The UAL Level 2 Diploma in Art & Design is an exciting introductory qualification. It covers a broad range of explorations using many different materials and processes. Students are able…

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Art and Design Foundation Diploma (UAL)

This is a unique qualification that will prepare you for the rigours of university level study in art-related degrees such as: photography, architecture, fine art, graphics and fashion. This course…

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Art and Design Level 3 Applied Extended Diploma (UAL)

Having identified your strengths at Applied General Diploma level 3 year 1, you will now get the opportunity to really develop your personal creative journey. You will take ownership of…

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Art and Design Portfolio Course Level 3 Certificate

This course introduces adult learners (19+) to a range of 2D art processes, including drawing, painting, collage, printmaking, and mixed media. The course aims to prepare students for progression to…

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Art, Design and Media Level 1 Certificate

This course provides learners with a solid introduction to art and media, providing a broad range of skills to develop existing knowledge or interests. It is a balanced mixture of…

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Automotive Vehicle Body Repair and Refinishing Level 2

As an Automotive Vehicle Body Repair and Refinishing apprentice at South Devon College, you will gain all of the knowledge, experience and qualifications required to prepare for a career in…

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Automotive Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Level 2

Automotive Vehicle Maintenance and Repair apprentices at the intermediate level (2) will have the opportunity to learn practical skills from industry qualified instructors in South Devon College’s ‘state of the…

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Automotive Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Level 3

This advanced apprenticeship in Automotive Vehicle Maintenance and Repair builds upon the knowledge and experience developed during the intermediate apprenticeship. During this apprenticeship you will learn how to diagnose and…

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Beauty Therapy Techniques Level 3 Diploma

This course will provide you with a range of essential technical and practical skills and knowledge which will equip you to seek employment directly within the Beauty/Spa Industry . As…

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Bench Carpentry Level 2

This apprenticeship programme provides you with experience in joinery, developing practical skills relating to introduction joints and manufacturing external doors, straight stairs and staircases. During your time at College you…

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Biology A Level

Topics studied on this Biology A Level range from the molecular basis of life, through physiology, to the interactions of organisms and the environment. Practical sessions include monitoring your blood…

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Biology GCSE

You will learn through a mixture of lectures, internet-based research and group activities, as well as practical laboratory and fieldwork sessions, to develop your understanding of scientific procedures and data…

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FdSc Biosciences

This Foundation Degree is the perfect preparation for a career in the rapidly evolving and expanding life sciences sector, which continues to be a growth area in both the UK…

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Blues Guitar for Beginners

This course is aimed at anyone who wants to learn the basics of playing guitar with a blues feel. Learn how to tune the guitar and how to play simple…

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Boat Building Level 3 Standard

A Level 3 Boat Building apprenticeship lasts for four years, with a varied choice of roles with a range of employers, including marine engineers, boat builders, repairers, boatyards and marinas….

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Boat Building Maintenance Level 2 Certificate

This engaging qualification will provide you with strong knowledge of the varied components that make up the structure of boats, developing the skills necessary for their successful production. You will…

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Boat Building Maintenance Level 2 Certificate

This engaging qualification will provide you with strong knowledge of the varied components that make up the structure of boats, developing the skills necessary for their successful production. You will…

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Business Level 3 Diploma

This course will enable you to develop a high level of knowledge across a wide variety of business areas, covering topics such as marketing, business resources, business communication and teamwork….

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FdA Business & Management

This Foundation Degree will equip you with the skills to progress and succeed in a variety of careers within business, providing you with experience in disciplines such as finance, management…

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Business Administration Level 2

The Business Administration Level 2 apprenticeship will provide you with the skills needed to excel in a business support role, gaining a well-rounded knowledge of the basics of administration. Your…

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Business Administration Level 3

The Business Administration Level 3 Apprenticeship is a practical, flexible qualification that is designed to provide you with the knowledge and competence to succeed in a business environment. These apprenticeships…

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Business Administration (Higher Level) Level 4

This qualification is a combined diploma, achieved via study at college and assessment in the workplace. The college day release is the theory-based part of the apprenticeship, where apprentices will…

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Business Studies A Level

A Level Business Studies helps students develop a critical understanding of organisations, the markets they serve and the process of adding value. You will consider that business behaviour can be…

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CCN1 Core Gas (Re-assessment)

South Devon College offers CCN1 re-assessment to experienced gas engineers, looking to renew their qualifications prior to their expiry. Re-assessment of these qualifications can be taken up to 6 months…

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CCN1 Core Gas Assessment

To qualify as a gas engineer, you will need to undertake this CCN-1 Domestic Core Gas Safety training and assessment. On successful completion of the assessment you will be a…

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CENWAT1 Boilers & Water Heaters (Re-assessment)

South Devon College offers CENWAT1 re-assessment to experienced gas engineers, looking to renew their qualifications prior to their expiry. Re-assessment of these qualifications can be taken up to 6 months…

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CENWAT1 Boilers & Water Heaters Assessment

The CENWAT1 assessment (Domestic Gas Fired central heating boilers and water heaters) ensures candidates are competent in the safe installation, service and maintenance of this particular category of appliances. Candidates…

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Certificate in Information, Advice & Guidance Level 2

This qualification is designed for those people who work in, or are looking to work in an information, advice or guidance role such as, Careers Advisor, Counsellor, Customer Service Advisor,…

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Certificate in Information, Advice or Guidance Level 2

This FREE qualification is designed for those people who work in, or are looking to work in an information, advice or guidance role such as: Careers Advisor, Counsellor, Customer Service…

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Chemistry A Level

Throughout this course you will discover the importance of research and experimentation in chemistry whilst working in our well-equipped laboratories, with fully qualified chemists who have industrial experience to support…

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Child Development and Care Level 2

This course is designed to develop your skills and enable you to progress on to the Early Years Educator programme at South Devon College. You will study child development, outdoor…

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BA (Hons) Child Development and Education

This course is a top-up to convert the FdA Early Years Care and Education degree (or similar) into a full Honours Degree. The course consolidates the skills and knowledge you…

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Childcare and Education Level 3 Diploma

The Childcare and Education course is suitable for people who have a passion for working with children, and aspire to work at an unsupervised level. The course balances theoretical and…

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CILEx Professional Diploma Professional Diploma in Law and Practice

The course is run part-time over 2 years, one day per week, allowing you to work while you study. Once you have completed your Level 3 qualification you will be…

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FdSc / HNC Civil and Coastal Engineering

Civil engineers will play an integral role in the development of civil infrastructure in the coming years, drawing upon their knowledge to combat the issues presented by growing populations, increased…

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BSc (Hons) Civil Engineering

This course is a top-up to the FdSc Civil & Coastal Engineering (or similar) into a full honours degree. The course consolidates the skills and knowledge you have previously acquired…

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CKR1 Gas Cookers (Re-assessment)

South Devon College offers CKR1 re-assessment to experienced gas engineers, looking to renew their qualifications prior to their expiry. Re-assessment of these qualifications can be taken up to 6 months…

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CKR1 Gas Cookers Assessment

The CKR1 Assessment (Domestic Cooking Appliances) ensures candidates are competent in the safe installation, service and maintenance of this particular category of appliances. Candidates wishing to work on these appliances…

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Cleaning and Support Services Level 2

This Level 2 Apprenticeship in Cleaning Principles is a qualification aimed at individuals who intend to develop and gain formal recognition of their knowledge and understanding of cleaning. The qualification…

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BSc (Hons) Coaching (Outdoor Leadership)

This course has been designed for those who have a background and experience in coaching and leadership, who aspire to develop an advanced skillset and work in the sports or…

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BSc (Hons) Coaching (Sports Performance and Development)

This course has been designed for those who have a background and experience in coaching and leadership, who aspire to develop an advanced skillset and work in the sports or…

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Coaching Sport and Instructing Physical Activity Level 2 Diploma

This course is practice-based and if you enjoy playing sports, coaching sports and leading physical activities then this course is for you. The Level 2 Diploma in Coaching Sport and…

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Commis Chef Level 2

The Commis Chef Level 2 apprenticeship is designed for enthusiastic learners who are passionate about a career as a chef. You will work in hotels, restaurants and schools, preparing a…

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FdSc Community Health and Wellbeing

The need to educate people in improving their health and preventing disease has never been greater, with the promotion of health and wellbeing high on the government agenda to address…

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Computer Aided Design (CAD) Parametric Modelling Level 3 Award

This unit will enable the learner to develop the knowledge and skills to generate and edit advanced models / assemblies using data driven parameters and to produce photo-realistic rendered animations….

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Computer Aided Design (CAD) Parametric Modelling Level 3 Award

This unit will enable the learner to develop the knowledge and skills to generate and edit advanced models / assemblies using data driven parameters and to produce photo-realistic rendered animations….

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Computer Science A-level

A Level Computer Science is an exciting and challenging new course offered at South Devon College. The course is for students who have an interest in how computers work or…

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Computers for Beginners

This course is designed especially to introduce computing to those who may never have used a computer or laptop before or only done so in a limited way. Each week…

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FdSc Computing

The IT and computing industries are dynamic, fast-moving and constantly in need of qualified professionals. This Foundation Degree equips you with the skills that employers seek in graduates, and will…

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Computing (Software and Hardware) Level 1 Diploma

This is a broad course that considers elements of both hardware and software. It provides the perfect introduction to the world of computing and forms a solid foundation for future…

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Computing and Digital Level 1

This is a broad course that considers elements of hardware and software computing as well as digital technologies. It provides the perfect introduction to the world of IT, computing and…

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Construction and the Built Environment Level 3 Diploma (90 Credit)

This course is designed for those looking for one of the many technical, design or professional careers in construction. You will develop an understanding of the extent and significance of…

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Core mathematical studies AS Level

Core maths is a two year AS programme designed for learners who would like to continue to study maths until they are 18 but do not want to study A-level…

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CPA1 Flue Gas Analyser (Re-assessment)

South Devon College offers CPA1 re-assessment to experienced gas engineers, looking to renew their qualifications prior to their expiry. Re-assessment of these qualifications can be taken up to 6 months…

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CPA1 Flue Gas Analyser Assessment

The CPA1 assessment (Flue Gas Analysers) ensures candidates are competent in the use of flue gas analysers during the assessment of gas appliances for safe operation. Candidates wishing to complete…

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Creative and Digital Media Level 3

The Creative and Digital Media Apprenticeship will take between 12 to 18 months to complete. The apprenticeship combines work-based learning and college training. You will learn on the job skills…

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Creative Computing Level 2 Diploma

The Creative Computing Level 2 Diploma is a equivalent to 4 GCSE’s at grade C or above. This course includes a wide range of computer-based skills, and acts as a…

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Creative Media Level 3 Extended Diploma

The Creative Media Level 3 Extended Diploma is equivalent to three A Levels, with an emphasis on problem solving using creative ideas, and will acquaint you with utilising a wide…

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Criminology A Level

This is an Applied General qualification. This means it is designed primarily to support learners progressing to university. It has been designed to offer exciting and interesting experiences that focus…

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FdSc Criminology and Psychology

This Foundation Degree has been designed to develop your understanding of the nature of crime, society and human behaviour. You will study a range of disciplines, including criminology, psychology, criminal…

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Customer Service Level 2

During this apprenticeship programme you will develop the skills needed to provide a high quality service that customers and employers expect. As a customer service apprentice, you will be working…

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Customer Service for Hospitality Industries Level 1 Certificate

The hospitality course will allow you to develop a fantastic foundation for future study and employment. You will need to be passionate, motivated, organised and have a real interest in…

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Day Skipper Theory (RYA)

This theory based course is a comprehensive introduction to cruising for inexperienced skippers. This course equips you with enough knowledge to navigate around familiar waters by day. Course topics include;…

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Dental Nursing Level 3 Diploma

This qualification focuses on direct chair-side work and support during a range of dental treatments. It encompasses the underpinning ethics, professionalism, teamwork and communication required to work as a Dental…

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Developing Customer Service Skills – Online Level 1

This course aims to develop learner’s knowledge and understanding of customer service to support service delivery within an organisation. Upon successful completion you will achieve a NCFE Level 1 Unit…

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Developing Customer Service Skills Short Course NCFE Level 1

This course aims to develop learner’s knowledge and understanding of customer service to support service delivery within an organisation. Upon successful completion you will achieve a NCFE Level 1 Unit…

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Diesel Engine Maintenance (RYA)

The diesel engine course is designed for leisure sailors and motor boat owners who would like essential, practical knowledge about their boats diesel engine. This is an extremely practical course,…

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BSc (Hons) Digital and Technology Solutions

This practical, hands-on programme gives you a solid core of Digital and IT expertise that is totally applicable to needs of industry today. Apprentices obtain a full Honours degree alongside…

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Digital Marketer Level 3

The primary role of a digital marketer is to define, design, build and implement digital campaigns across a variety of online and social media platforms to drive customer acquisition, customer…

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FdA Digital Marketing

With digital platforms and mediums continuing to have an increasing impact on our cultural and personal lives, there are more ways than ever before for digital marketers to create innovative…

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Digital photography workshop for beginners

This 1 day course, for adults, is designed for all those who wish to improve their knowledge of digital cameras. The course will take the form of a workshop allowing…

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Diploma in Maritime Studies: Marinas and Boatyard Level 2

This Apprenticeship provides learners with a common core of learning, with additional options to suit the different circumstances associated with working in coastal or inland marinas, or in boatyards. Learners…

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FdA Early Years Care and Education

This Foundation Degree has been designed to provide you with a broad understanding of early years theory and practice, giving you an insight into cultural and contextual changes that influence…

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BA (Hons) Education, Development & Society

This top-up year will enhance your understanding of the psychological and sociological factors that impact upon education and development. Students completing this programme may be able to progress successfully on…

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Electrical Installation Level 1 Diploma

The Electrical Installation Level 1 Diploma is delivered at both our Paignton and Newton Abbot campuses, in our fully equipped workshops and excellent classroom facilities. This course is perfect for…

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Electrical Installation Level 2 Diploma

This Electrical Installation course is designed to develop your skills, helping you progress and learn at a more advanced level. You will begin using power tools that will enable you…

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Electrical Installation Level 3 Diploma

The Electrical Installation Level 3 Diploma is perfect for developing highly advanced skills that will enable you to excel in the future. You will develop your existing knowledge, as you…

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Electrical Installation Level 3 (NVQ Only)

This stand-alone NVQ is a level 3 qualification and is essentially a diary of the work you carry out while in the employ of a practicing electrician. Our Assessor will…

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FdSc / HNC Electronics and Robotic Control Engineering

Subject to approval Technology and robotics are set to drastically alter the national job market over the next few decades, as automated systems become more advanced and take on a…

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Engineering Technician Standard Level 3

The Apprenticeship standard is to provide the manufacturing and engineering sectors with technicians and engineers who have practical skills, combined with a knowledge for their chosen profession. It is for…

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English GCSE

This English GCSE focuses on the use of English in the daily world. You will be studying a range of onscreen and paper texts, and build a diverse and transferable…

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English Functional Skills

Refreshing or developing your skills in English can have a significant, positive impact that lasts a lifetime. The ability to read and write confidently is essential in a variety of…

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English Language A Level

In A Level English Language all kinds of texts are examined, from cartoon-strips and food labels to political speeches and song lyrics. The focus of this course is the detailed…

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English Literature A Level

A Level Literature allows you to explore the ‘big questions’ and issues in life through prose, poetry, drama and creative writing. It’s a subject for those who like discussion, ideas…

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FdSc / HNC Enhanced Care

This course focuses on the social care sector, and provides you with valuable practical experience, enabling you to pursue a variety of careers in this highly demanded and versatile landscape….

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BSc (Hons) Enhanced Integrated Care Work

This course is a top-up to convert the FdSc Healthcare Practice degree (or similar) into a full Honours Degree. The course will enable you to strengthen your existing theoretical and…

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Environmental Science A Level

During this A Level you will learn through a mixture of lectures, internet-based research and group activities, as well as fieldwork sessions both on the South Devon College conservation site…

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Essential Outboard Engine Maintenance

Is this course right for me? The essential outboard engine maintenance course is designed for leisure sailors and motor boat owners who would like a little more practical knowledge about…

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Essential Welding Skills College Certificate

Designed to give beginners a practical instruction on Health and Safety, processes and equipment in Metal Inert Gas Welding (MIG). The aim of this course is to help you obtain…

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Exercise Referral Level 3 Diploma

This qualification is aimed at qualified fitness professionals who wish to learn how to provide assistance/advice and design exercise programmes for people with certain medical conditions which put their health…

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Exploring Automotive Skills Entry Level Certificate

This course is the perfect starting point if you would like to develop your literacy and numeracy skills in an automotive environment, building essential skills in a practical setting. This…

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Exploring Maritime Skills Level 1 Certificate

The Exploring Maritime Skills course is the perfect introduction to the marine sector, enabling you to identify the areas that interest you most in this dynamic industry. You will be…

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BSc Extended Science (Year 0)

For September 2018 entry only This course is designed to assist you in progressing to university-level study in a scientific field, and is relevant to students from a variety of…

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Fashion and Textiles Level 3 Extended Applied General Diploma

This pathway is an excellent opportunity to explore your creative aptitude and ambition within the fashion and textile area. You will learn the unique characteristics and skills, which are fundamental…

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Fashion and Textiles Level 3 Extended Applied General Diploma

This pathway is an excellent opportunity to explore your creative aptitude and ambition within the fashion and textile area. You will learn the unique characteristics and skills, which are fundamental…

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FdA Fashion with Textiles

For 2018 entry only This Foundation Degree is a practical exploration of fashion and textiles design, where you will develop skills relating to fashion, design, visualisation, pattern construction, texture, surface…

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FdA Film and Photography

This Foundation Degree has been designed to provide you with the necessary knowledge and skills that will enable you to play a significant role in the rapidly expanding digital media…

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Film and Television Level 3 Extended Diploma

The Film and Television Level 3 Extended Diploma is the equivalent of 3 A Levels. It is an advanced course that includes a wide range of media-related skills for film…

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Film Studies A Level

The A Level in Film Studies is designed to deepen students’ understanding, appreciation and enjoyment of film, the major art form of the twentieth century, and one developing new modes…

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Fine Art Level 3 Applied General Extended Diploma

This pathway is an excellent opportunity to explore your creative aptitude and ambition, as you consider a broad range of artistic practices, including many approaches to fine art in both…

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Fine Art Level 3 Applied General Diploma

This pathway is an excellent opportunity to explore your creative aptitude and ambition, as you consider a broad range of artistic practices, including many approaches to fine art in both…

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Fitness Instructor Theory Level 2 Certificate (YMCA)

The level 2 Fitness Instructor Theory certificate provides the underpinning knowledge for all practical instructor courses. This course is a requirement in order to gain the full qualification as a…

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Fitness Instructor Theory Online Course Level 2 Certificate

The level 2 Fitness Instructor Theory certificate provides the underpinning knowledge for all practical instructor courses. This course is a requirement in order to gain the full qualification as a…

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Flex and Tone

This course is designed for anyone who wishes to keep muscles toned and the body stretched and supple and enjoys the company of like-minded individuals and a friendly working environment….

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Football Development (Activity Leadership) Level 2 NVQ

This football development programme combines regular training, coaching and matches with study on either a Level 2 or a Level 3 course, according to your entry qualifications. You will also…

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Forest School
Forest School Introduction to Forest School Principles Level 1 Award

This course is aimed at those who want an introduction to Forest School. The course is run on various dates over 2 mornings and you will also have 6 months…

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Forest School Level 1 Level 1 Award in Introduction to Forest School Principles

This course is aimed at those who want an introduction to Forest School. The course is run on various dates over 2 mornings and you will also have 6 months…

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Forest School Level 2 Level 2 Award in Forest School Programme Support

This course is aimed at those who want more knowledge and experience of Forest Schools, and for those who assist in Forest School sessions. The course is run on various…

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Forest School
Forest School Programme Support Level 2 Award

This course is aimed at those who want more knowledge and experience of Forest Schools, and for those who assist in Forest School sessions. The course is run on various…

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Functional Skills in ICT

Functional Skills are designed to provide an individual with essential knowledge, skills and understanding that will enable them to operate confidently, efficiently and independently in life and work. This level…

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Functional Skills Mathematics

Refreshing or developing your skills in maths can have a significant, positive impact that lasts a lifetime. The ability to use numbers confidently is essential in a variety of careers,…

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Further Maths A Level

During this A Level you will develop an advanced understanding of mathematic principles, as you learn additional core and applied units that will broaden your knowledge of the universe of…

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FdA Games and Interactive Design

This Foundation Degree concentrates on the technical and artistic use of digital interactive technologies to create games and mobile apps. It provides you with access to a range of software…

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Games and Interactive Media Level 3 Extended Diploma

This course is the equivalent of 3 A Levels. This advanced course focuses on a wide range of computer-based media skills, preparing you for a career in this rapidly growing…

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Gas Level 3 Diploma

This course will enable you to progress onto the ACS Gas Assessments which will then allow you to register with Gas Safe to specialise in working on gas systems. You…

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GCSE English – Part Time Evening GCSE Level 2

If you need a GCSE English qualification or to improve your grade for employment or further study purposes this evening class is a tried and trusted means of helping you…

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GCSE Mathematics – Part Time Evening L2 GCSE

This course is designed for adults returning to the learning environment. It will enable you to improve on a previous Mathematics grade. The clear course structure and support will enable…

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GCSEs for Adults GCSE Level 2

Many adults study with us to further their current career, to change career or simply to achieve the qualifications they felt they missed out on in school. We offer a…

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Gel Polish Design

This course will teach you the principles of professional application of gel polish design using pigment, glitter and hand painted design with acrylic gel paint. This course is for you…

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Geography A Level

A Level Geography students will have a natural ability to see the processes apparent in nature and will be keen to understand them further. You will study four modules during…

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Guitar for Beginners

The course is aimed at those who have never played the guitar before or have little experience. The course is designed to give learners the ability and confidence to play…

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Guitar for Beginners

The course is aimed at those who have never played the guitar before or have little experience. The course is designed to give learners the ability and confidence to play…

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Hair and Media Make-Up Level 2 Diploma

Interested in watching make-up tutorials on social media wishing you could produce the same?Then this is the course for you! During this course, you will learn how to create photographic…

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Hair and Media Make-Up Level 3 Diploma

This advanced make-up course will develop your creativity in this fast paced industry. You will learn advanced fashion and photographic make-up, how to apply airbrush make-up to the face and…

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Hair Professional Level 2

An Apprenticeship in Barbering will give you a good start in developing a career. You will gain knowledge and experience in the male Hairdressing Industry which often leads to management…

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Hairdressing Level 2

An Apprenticeship in the Hairdressing industry is the perfect starting point for a very rewarding and dynamic career. If you are interested in working as a Hairdresser, prefer a practical…

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Hairdressing Level 3

An Apprenticeship in the Hairdressing industry is the perfect starting point for a very rewarding and dynamic career. If you are interested in working as a Hairdresser, prefer a practical…

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Hairdressing Traineeship

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Health and Safety
Health and Safety CSCS Test

To apply for a CSCS card you must have the appropriate construction related qualifications and training and, in most cases, you must pass the CITB Health Safety and Environment Test…

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Health and Safety Awareness Site Safety Plus

This one-day course is for those who have entered, or are about to enter, the construction and civil engineering industry. The course gives you an awareness of health and safety…

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Health and Social Care Level 3 Diploma/Extended Diploma

This 2 year Health and Social Care course develops the advanced skills required to excel in the health and social care sector, gaining valuable transferable skills across a range of…

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FdSc Healthcare Practice

This Foundation Degree is designed to provide you with a direct route to becoming an Assistant Practitioner within the NHS, or alternatively form the basis of your studies for preparation…

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BSc (Hons) Healthcare Practice

This course is a top-up to convert the FdSc Healthcare Practice degree (or similar) into a full Honours Degree. The course will enable you to strengthen your existing theoretical and…

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Hi-Tech Engineering and Technology Level 2 Diploma

The Hi-Tech Engineering and Technology Level 2 Diploma covers all of the fundamental skills that are common in engineering practices, whilst offering you the opportunity to demonstrate your ability in…

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Higher Apprenticeship in Advanced Manufacture Engineering Level 4

The Higher Apprenticeship is designed “to provide the manufacturing and engineering sectors with high grade technicians and engineers who have practical skills, combined with a higher education qualification.” (SEMTA 2016)….

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Higher Apprenticeship in Project Management Level 4 Diploma

Effective project management is essential to the growth and development of any business. By investing in project management and recruiting capable project managers, businesses are more likely to achieve their…

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History A Level

A Level History is for students who have an interest in the past. Topics studied for 2017-18 include Tudor Britain (1485-1603) and twentieth century American history. Assessment will be by…

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History GCSE

This is an engaging one year course that develops a range of transferable skills, delivered through a historical context. During the course you will gain skills relating to effective essay…

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FdA History with English

This Foundation Degree is an innovative course that gives you the chance to rediscover the South West of England, casting a new light upon it in a historical, literary and…

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Horticulture Level 3 Advanced Technical Diploma

This qualification is ideal if you want to develop your horticulture skills to be a more senior worker or manager working in gardening or grounds keeping. You’ll gain in-depth insight…

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Horticulture Level 3

This Advanced Horticulture apprenticeship is designed for people working in the industry such as landscaping firms, local councils, large hotels, schools and sports facilities. You will attend college once a…

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Horticulture Level 3 Advanced Technical Diploma

The Horticulture Level 3 course is ideal if you want to develop your horticulture skills to become a more senior professional or manager working in gardening or groundskeeping. You will…

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Hospitality Supervisor Level 3

Hospitality supervisors work across a wide variety of businesses including bars, restaurants, cafés, conference centres, banqueting venues, hotels or contract caterers. They provide vital support to management teams and are…

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Hospitality Team Member Level 2

A hospitality team member can work in a range of establishments, for example bars, restaurants, cafés, conference centres, banqueting venues, hotels or contract caterers. The role is very varied and…

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HTR1 Heaters & Fires (Re-assessment)

South Devon College offers HTR1 re-assessment to experienced gas engineers, looking to renew their qualifications prior to their expiry. Re-assessment of these qualifications can be taken up to 6 months…

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HTR1 Heaters & Fires Assessment

The HTR1 Assessment (Domestic Gas Fires & Wall Heaters) ensures candidates are competent in the safe installation, service and maintenance of this particular category of appliances. Candidates wishing to work…

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FdA Illustration Arts

This Foundation Degree will provide you with a broad range of skills that will enable you to become an independent and capable illustrator. It will address the practical and professional…

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IMI Accreditation Light Vehicle – Inspection Technician Level 3

IMI Accreditation is a practical, non-academic way to demonstrate individual capability, providing independent proof of current competence, knowledge and skills. Focused on the Light Vehicle area of the Automotive sector,…

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IMI MOT Test Centre Management Level 3 Award

This qualification is primarily developed for learners who wish to run an MOT Vehicle Test Station (VTS), or who will have direct responsibility for MOT operations at the VTS in…

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IMI MOT Testing Level 2 Award

This qualification is for individuals who would like to become MOT testers. To be eligible to undertake this qualification in order to be an MOT Tester, a learner must: •…

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Intermediate Business Level 2

The Business Level 2 Certificate will provide an excellent grounding across a wide range of business topics. This will enable you to see where your main interests lie, and to…

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Introduction to Childcare Level 1 Diploma

The Introduction to Childcare course develops your confidence and personal skills as well as an awareness of what a career in childcare involves. You will complete 3 days in College…

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Junior Chef Academy Find the recipe for success!

The Junior Chef After School Club will give 11-16 year olds an opportunity to learn basic cooking skills and build a personalised cookbook from recipes learned each week. Food items…

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Law A Level

Our A Level Law course is designed to encourage and engage students to sustain their interest and enjoyment in law, and enable you to develop your analytical and critical thinking…

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FdSc Law

This Foundation Degree will provide you with the strong understanding of the law, focussing on either law within the business environment or in relation to criminology and criminal justice, depending…

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BA (Hons) Leadership and Management

This degree is a third year top-up programme, designed as a progression route for students who have successfully completed the FdA Business, FdA Tourism, Hospitality & Events Management, FdA Digital…

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Legal Secretaries Level 2 Certificate

The Legal Secretaries Level 2 Certificate provides a high level of practical skills and knowledge that enables you to seek employment in a variety of office environments, in specialist or…

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Level 1 Diploma in Engineering Level 1 Diploma (EAL)

This introductory programme of study at level 1 is designed to help you develop the basic practical skills needed to work in the Engineering industry. You will have the opportunity…

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Light Vehicle Maintenance and Diagnostic Repair Technician Level 3 Diploma

The Light Vehicle Maintenance and Diagnostic Repair Technician is the perfect course for building a highly advanced set of skills that will enable you to succeed and excel in the…

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Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technician Level 1 Diploma

The Level 1 Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance Technician is available at both our Paignton and Newton Abbot campuses, and is delivered in workshops featuring industry-standard equipment. This course can…

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Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technician Level 2 Diploma

This course develops your existing knowledge by examining the components of vehicle maintenance and repair in more detail. You’ll build an advanced skill set necessary for success in a fast-moving…

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Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technician Level 2 Diploma

This course is a perfect progression from the Level 1 Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance Technician and develops existing knowledge by examining the components of vehicle maintenance and repair in…

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Management CMI Level 3

As a Management apprentice at South Devon College you will gain a vital qualification that will help you succeed in a managerial role and develop your existing management skills and…

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Management CMI Level 5

These qualifications are designed for middle managers as well as those aspiring to senior management. With a more comprehensive structure, our Level 5 Apprenticeship in Management and Leadership gives you…

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Management and Leadership Level 4 Diploma (CMI)

There is a real need to encourage succession planning with management qualifications to address the future skills needs of organisations in the UK. This course will provide you with an…

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Management and Leadership Level 4 Diploma (CMI)

There is a real need to encourage succession planning with management qualifications to address the future skills needs of organisations in the UK. This course will provide you with an…

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FdSc / HNC Manufacturing and Mechatronic Engineering

This engineering qualification will prepare you to join the growing world of technology by developing the skills you’ll need to succeed and enhancing your career prospects. The programme has been…

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Marine Engineering Level 2 Certificate

This is the ideal course for you if you wish to pursue a career in marine engineering, as you begin by learning the essential skills to form the foundation for…

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Marine Engineering Level 3 Diploma

The Marine Engineering Level 3 Diploma is the ideal progression route if you have completed the Level 2 Certificate, and will further improve your existing knowledge and practical skills. You…

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Marine Engineering Level 3

The Apprenticeship in Marine Engineering is a direct progression from the intermediate apprenticeship. The Advanced apprenticeship will take two years to complete. The apprentice will attend college at Dart Marine…

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Marine Engineering Level 2 Certificate

This is the ideal course for you if you wish to pursue a career in marine engineering, as you begin by learning the essential skills to form the foundation for…

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Marine Engineering Level 3 Diploma

The Marine Engineering Level 3 Diploma is the ideal progression route if you have completed the Level 2 Certificate, and will further improve your existing knowledge and practical skills. You…

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Marine Technologies Level 3 BTEC Diploma

The Marine Technologies Level 3 BTEC Diploma is a full-time qualification delivered over three days a week. You will study a variety of units that are contextualised towards marine engineering…

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Marine Technologies BTEC Level 3 Diploma

This is a full-time qualificaiton delivered over three days a week. You will study a variety of units that are contextualised towards marine engineering and boat building. You will develop…

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FdSc Marine Technologies

This Foundation Degree has been designed to provide you with the skills and knowledge to succeed in Naval Architecture, advanced Marine Engineering and utilises South Devon College’s unique facilities and…

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Maritime Studies: Marinas and Boatyards Level 2 Diploma

This programme will provide you with the essential skills to work in coastal or inland marinas, or in boatyards. You will be able to specialise in lifting, moving boats and…

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Mathematics A Level

A Level Mathematics is the essential maths course for building on your GCSE understanding. A Level Mathematics opens doors into rewarding careers in many disciplines and offers insight into the…

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Maths

Mathematics and numeracy-based skills are essential not just for employment, but for use in our day-to-day lives. The GCSE programme in Maths will provide you with a broad range of…

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Media Level 2 Diploma

The Media Level 2 Diploma is equivalent to 4 GCSEs at grade C or above, and is perfect preparation for future study on our more advanced courses that we offer….

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Media Studies A Level

This A Level will enable you to draw upon your existing experience of media texts and develop your abilities to respond critically to the media. It allows you to explore…

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Motorcycle Maintenance Level 1 Diploma

Starting with essential skills, the Motorcycle Maintenance course provides a great introduction to the industry and develops your knowledge of motorcycles, allowing you to practise the skills required to carry…

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Motorcycle Maintenance Level 2 Diploma

The Motorcycle Maintenance Level 2 Diploma is the perfect progression from the Level 1 Diploma; however, you could also begin your motorcycle training at this level if you achieve the…

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Motorcycle Maintenance Level 3 Diploma

The Motorcycle Maintenance Level 3 course is the perfect choice for you if you want to develop the advanced skills that will enable you to excel in the motorcycle industry,…

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Motorcycle Maintenance and Repair Level 2

This Level 2 apprenticeship is an ideal progression route from the Motorcycle Maintenance Level 1 Diploma. However, if you have successfully gained the correct entry requirements it is possible to…

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Motorcycle Maintenance and Repair Level 3

The advanced apprenticeship in Motorcycle Maintenance and Repair is perfect for you if you have completed the intermediate apprenticeship with a good level of success in both the College and…

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Music BTEC Level 2 Certificate in Music for Practical Performance

Designed for those with an interest in playing music and who want to perform. This level 2 Certificate in Music Practical Performance will take you through the steps necessary to…

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Outdoor Activity Leadership Level 2 NCFE

The Outdoor Activity Leadership Level 2 Certificate is a great opportunity to develop your existing skills, as you gain experience through practical delivery and outdoor activities, including sailing, kayaking, climbing,…

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Patisserie One Day Course

If you have already got some basic bakery and patisserie skills, then this one day course will give you an introduction into the work of patisserie, and further develop your…

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PE and School Sport Level 3

This course has been developed in partnership with the Association for Physical Education. If you already work, or aspire to work, in a physical education and school sport setting then…

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Performing and Production Arts Level 2 Diploma

The Performing and Production Arts Level 2 Diploma is equivalent to 4 GCSEs at grade C or above. It provides a wide range of skills relating to theatre, and acts…

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Performing Arts Level 3 Extended Diploma

The focus of this performing arts course is on producing well-rounded performers, teaching you the skills of acting, movement and voice. You will be involved in a range of productions,…

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Personal Training Level 3

The 1 year apprenticeship consists of an NVQ3 Diploma in Personal Training, a Certificate in Personal Training and an award in Employer Awareness. You will also study functional skills in…

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PGCE (incorporating the Diploma in Education and Training)

This postgraduate qualification will explore and analyse current ideas related to teaching and learning in the Further Education and Skills Sector. It has been designed for suitably qualified new and…

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Philosophy A Level

The A Level in Philosophy and Ethics is a two year programme, which is currently taught in an AS and A2 year (grades at AS will determine your progression to…

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Photography A Level

Candidates will be introduced to a variety of experiences exploring a range of photographic media, techniques and processes. They should be made aware of both traditional and new technologies. Candidates…

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Photography and Graphic Design Level 3 Extended Applied General Diploma

This pathway is an excellent opportunity to explore your creative aptitude and ambition within the photographic and graphic design industries. You will learn the unique characteristics of different creative processes…

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Photography and Graphic Design Level 3 Extended Applied General Diploma

This pathway is an excellent opportunity to explore your creative aptitude and ambition within the photographic and graphic design industries. You will learn the unique characteristics of different creative processes…

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Photoshop for photographers

This 1 day course, for adults, will take learners through the tools and effects available on Photoshop software. The course is specifically for those interested in photography, it will be…

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Physics A Level

This is a one year course comprised of two examined units and one internally assessed practical unit. You will learn through a balance of lectures, practical activities, group work and…

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Plumbing Level 1 Diploma

The Plumbing Level 1 Diploma, awarded by City and Guilds, is available at both our Paignton and Newton Abbot Campuses. It is ideal for undertaking plumbing training to become a…

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Plumbing Level 2 Technical Certificate

The Plumbing Level 2 Diploma is the ideal progression route from the Level 1 qualification, and is also available to new entrants with basic and prior knowledge of the industry….

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Plumbing Level 3 Advanced Technical Certificate

The Plumbing Level 3 Diploma will help you build upon your previous knowledge, enabling you to learn, develop and practise the skills required to excel and gain employment. You will…

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Politics A Level

The A Level in Politics is a subject for students who have an interest in society, current affairs, and the running of the country. This A Level gives you the…

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Powerboat Handling Level 2 (RYA)

This two day, practical based course is a comprehensive introduction to Power Boat Handling. This course equips you with enough knowledge and skills to safely operate displacement and planing vessels…

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Powerboat Instructor Level 2 (RYA)

Candidates should have logged at least five seasons’ experience of powerboating, preferably in a range of boat types and sizes. For those who use powerboats as an integral part of…

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FdSc / HNC Professional Practice in Construction Operations Management

This Higher Apprenticeship is a work-based learning programme, which has been designed to provide you with the skills and knowledge that are essential for a career in construction operations management,…

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Progression Pathway to Employment Entry Level Certificate

This course has been designed to provide the key skills that will enable learners to consider employment upon completion. The course focuses on essential skills, such as working within a…

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Project Management Level 4 Higher Apprenticeship

Effective project management is essential to the growth and development of any business. By investing in project management and recruiting capable project managers, businesses are more likely to achieve their…

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Project Search Level E3/Level 1 Diploma

This 34-week course takes place over 5 days per week. It’s based at Torbay Hospital, and is open to 18-24 year olds. Students have 3 10-week placements within different departments…

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Protective Services Level 1 BTEC Diploma

The level 1 Security services course will give you an insight of what it is like to work in the security, event safety and armed forces sectors. The course is…

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Providing Security Services Level 2

In recent years, the demand for security services has grown dramatically. The apprenticeship programme is an ideal way to lead into, or enhance a career within the security services sector….

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Psychology A Level

Studying Psychology at South Devon College will give you an excellent basis to understanding psychology and its principles and applications. The main themes covered in the course are prejudice, obedience,…

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FdSc Psychology with Sociology

This Foundation Degree provides you with the opportunity to investigate the interaction between psychological and sociological influences on human behaviour, exploring the cause of behaviours and actions within a wider…

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Science Technician Level 3

The Advanced Apprenticeship for Science Technicians is for people working or hoping to work in a science laboratory. The Apprenticeship Standard will take two years to complete. In the first…

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Security and Event Safety Level 2

The Security and Event Safety course will help you prepare for employment in the security or event stewarding industries, and includes the qualifications necessary to gain a Security Industry Authority…

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Security Events Safety Protective Services Level 1

The level 1 Security services course will give you an insight of what it is like to work in the security, event safety and armed forces sectors. The course is…

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Security Industry Short Courses

South Devon College provides a range of short courses that will enable you to gain the necessary qualifications for your Security Industry Authority (SIA) licence, or to develop and enhance…

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Sewing and Dressmaking

This course is designed for anyone who wants to learn sewing and have fun at the same time. Kristina, the tutor, will guide and support you with your project whatever…

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Silver Jewellery Continuation – Different Ways to Set Stones

This course is designed for learners who have already done a jewellery course and who want to learn about different setting techniques. It is also suitable for improvers who want…

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Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) Site Safety Plus

This five-day course provides project managers, site managers and supervisors, business proprietors and client-based personnel with the knowledge and skills to enable them to ensure healthy and safe conditions for…

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Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) Refresher Site Safety Plus

This two-day course aims to refresh your understanding of your key responsibilities and accountability for site safety, health, welfare and the environment, enabling you to provide healthy and safe working…

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Site Supervisors’ Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) Site Safety Plus

This two-day course introduces site supervisors to their legal responsibilities regarding health, safety, welfare and environmental issues. The United Kingdom Contractors Group (UKCG) recognises this course as meeting the required…

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Site Supervisors’ Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) Refresher Site Safety Plus

This one-day course will reinforce and update your knowledge and understanding of your legal responsibilities regarding health, safety, welfare and environmental issues. The United Kingdom Contractors Group (UKCG) recognises this…

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Sociology A Level

A Level Sociology is for students who are interested in social life and current affairs. It is particularly useful for those who wish to pursue a career working with people….

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Sociology GCSE

The lessons involve an exciting variety of activities, such as lively class debates covering a wide range of interesting topics. Information technology is one of the main focuses of the…

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Spanish for Improvers

This course is for those who have already completed a Spanish beginners course or already have the basics of the Spanish language and wish to improve their knowledge. The aim…

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Sport & Adventure Level 1 BTEC

The Sport & Adventure course provides the perfect introduction to an exciting and dynamic career in the outdoor and sport industry, gaining essential skills in leadership and coaching techniques, with…

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Sport and Adventure Level 1 BTEC

The Sport and Adventure Level 1 course provides the perfect introduction to an exciting and dynamic career in the leisure or outdoor industry, gaining essential skills in leadership and coaching…

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Sport and Exercise Science Level 3 Extended Diploma

If you want to study the science of sport then this BTEC national course could be perfect for you. The course is designed to develop your practical and academic skills,…

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FdSc Sport and Exercise Science

This Foundation Degree has been designed to equip you with the specialist skills and knowledge necessary to excel within the dynamic health and fitness sector, and the ability to adapt…

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Sports Development, Coaching and Fitness Level 3 BTEC Diploma/Extended Diploma

This course is a natural progression from Level 1 and 2. It covers the theory of sport as well as its practical application, and gives you the understanding and skill…

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Sports Studies Level 2 Cambridge OCR Technical in Sport

If you are looking to develop your existing knowledge of this sector and want to pursue a career connected to the sport or leisure industries, we have the perfect course…

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FdSc Sustainable Construction and the Built Environment

This Foundation Degree, which incorporates a Higher National Certificate (HNC), has been designed to provide you with the essential skills for working in the multi-disciplined construction sector. There is a…

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FdA Teaching and Learning

This Foundation Degree is focussed on the teaching and learning of children and young people, aged up to 25 years old. It will develop your awareness of current educational issues…

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Tourism Guest Services pathway Level 2

The travel and tourism industry have a diverse range of career opportunities, with no two days the same. This apprenticeship will provide you with the skills and knowledge to work…

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FdA Tourism, Hospitality and Events Management

For September 2018 entry only If you are interested in the dynamic sectors of tourism, hospitality and events, or are currently employed in the industry and wish to develop your…

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Unvented Hot Water

During this course, candidates will undertake training and assessment in the installation, commissioning and maintenance of unvented hot water systems in accordance with current legislation. This course is aimed at…

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Unvented Hot Water (Re-assessment)

South Devon College offers Unvented Hot Water re-assessment to experienced plumbing and heating engineers, looking to renew their qualifications prior to their expiry. Re-assessment is for candidates whose qualification has…

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Vehicle Accident Repair Technician Level 2 Diploma

This course is the perfect progression from the Vehicle Body Repair Diploma Level 1, developing your existing knowledge even further. You will study what is required to carry out removal…

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Vehicle Accident Repair, Paint Preparation Technician Level 2 Diploma

This course is the perfect progression from the Vehicle Paint Refinishing Diploma Level 1, in order to develop your existing knowledge. You will study what is required to prepare and…

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Vehicle Accident Repair, Paint Preparation Technician Level 2 Diploma

This course is the perfect progression from the Vehicle Paint Refinishing Diploma Level 1, developing your existing knowledge even further. You will study what is required to prepare and apply…

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Vehicle Construction, Repair and Paint Preparation Level 1 Diploma

If you are interested in automotive paint refinishing and bodywork, we have the perfect course for you. The Vehicle Paint Refinishing Level 1 Diploma includes developing essential knowledge of refinishing…

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Vehicle Fitting Level 2 Diploma

This course is a potential progression route from the Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Diploma Level 1, and is suitable if you wish to study vehicle fitting principles in more depth….

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Vehicle Paint Refinishing Level 3 Diploma

This course is an excellent opportunity to build your existing knowledge and develop advanced skills for work in the vehicle paint refinishing and bodywork industry. You will study preparation and…

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Vocational Tasters Entry Level Diploma

This is a 1-year course where learners study in a variety of different areas across South Devon College, including catering, animal care, child care, business administration, bricklaying, carpentry, automotive and…

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Warehousing and Distribution Level 2

During this apprenticeship you will learn various skills relevant to business operations, as you maintain equipment, manage stock, audit inventories, process returned goods and manage the receipt, storage and dispatch…

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Water Regulations

These qualifications are intended for those candidates who wish to learn about and work within the legal requirements for plumbing systems in the UK covered by Water Supply (Water Fittings)…

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Work and Independence Entry Level Certificate

This course involves plenty of practical activity and portfolio building, designed to give learners a broad range of important skills to prepare them for living independently. The course is delivered…

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FdSc Yacht Operations

This is a unique, industry-driven Foundation Degree designed to prepare you for employment within the marine sector. The course combines recognised practical qualifications with academic study, and equips you with…

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Yoga Instructor Level 3 Diploma (YMCA)

This qualification is aimed at learners who want to pursue a career in the health and fitness industry as a Yoga Instructor. You will learn the philosophy of Yoga and…

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Youth Work and Criminology Level 3

The Youth Work and Criminology Level 3 qualification is designed for people who wish to work in youth clubs or in youth justice with young offenders or disengaged young people….

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