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PREPARATION FOR FE/EMPLOYABILITY

  • Start date:   August 2020
  • Level of Qualification:   SCQF Levels 3&4

PREPARATION FOR FE/EMPLOYABILITY

Preparation for Further Education/Employment has an emphasis on progression within College or into employment.  You will be supported to obtain all the information you will need to make an informed choice. The course will include sessions with Careers Staff, Employers, and College Staff from vocational areas and staff from external support agencies.

Days of study: Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 9am-4pm

  • What the course includes

    The course includes:

    • Numeracy
    • Communication
    • Information and communications technology (ICT)
    • Personal development
    • Employability skills
    • Money management
    • Digital communication
    • Social issues
    • Opportunities within other departments of the college

Why choose this course

A range of opportunities arise to work with others both in college and also with external groups. The goals of the Preparation for Further Education/Employment course is to prepare students for their next step and work with students on an individualised basis where possible.

Entry requirements

  • A transition period will focus on progression opportunities for students from school. Other applicants will engage with staff to establish their needs and what opportunities are available to them.

  • Where it leads

    Progression onto further study if applicable or to opportunities available out with college.

Interview arrangements

We will invite you for an informal chat so we can tell you about the course and find out what you need.

Fees, Finance & Funding

There may be help available to assist with your study related costs. Impartial, confidential help and advice on financial matters is available from the Student Funding Team - including Bursaries, Educational Maintenance Allowance (EMA), Student Awards Agency for Scotland, Student Loans Company and student support funds. Click here to find out more

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Take that next step in your career and apply for this course today. If the course is not yet open for applications, register your interest or feel free to ask any questions by clicking make an enquiry.