This 12 week course provides learners with opportunities to develop their knowledge and skills and experience various aspects of an industry in which they have a desire to work in or further their studies in. An excellent foundation from which to build a career on!
ASDAN Award of Personal Effectiveness Level 1
- Making the most of leisure time
- Preparation for work
- Managing own money
- Healthy Living
Wider Key Skill – Improving own Learning and Performance Level 1
- Confirm targets and plan how to meet these
- Follow your plan to help meet the targets and improve your performance
- Review your progress and achievements
Your time in college will be split between attending the Core Sessions (working towards the ASDAN and Key Skill award) and attending your chosen option sessions. You will be required to attend a minimum of twelve hours per week.
- Health and Beauty
- Sports Studies
- Building Trades
- Call Centre / Customer Services
- Travel and Tourism
A variety of assessment procedures will be operating, predominantly through portfolio building.
Although there are no formal entry requirements, learners must be 16-18 years of age. All applicants will have a personal interview at the college.
- ASDAN Award of Personal Effectiveness (L1)
- Wider Key Skill – Improving own Learning and Performance (L1)
South Tyneside College does its best to help its students achieve their learning goals whatever their individual needs. Please ask us about additional learning support. If you are a disabled person or have a specific need, please let us know when you apply so that we can help.
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If you wish to visit us in person, we are within easy reach of the Tyneside Metro and situated on main bus routes. Car parking is available on site.