Broadening Horizons // Entry level

The course for you if ...

You would love to enter the workplace but need a little additional help and support.

This course will develop key skills to boost confidence in the workplace and covers a variety of topics including: Health and safety at work; Communications; Working relationships; Employability skills; and Health education. You will have the additional opportunity to study Functional Skills in Maths and English.

During the second and third terms you’ll spend one day a week on work placements with ongoing Tutor support.

Entry requirements

You don't need formal qualifications and places are offered following a successful link/assessment visit and/or an informal interview with a course leader.


You will be assessed during classroom activities throughout the programme.


You may be able to move into supported employment or external agencies.


For further information on this course, call Charlotte on 0191 229 5251 or email

Course detail
Start September
Level Entry level
Attendance Full-time
Duration One year
Campus Coast Road Campus