Transition into Vocational Training // Level 1

The course for you if ...

You would like to progress onto a Level 1 or Level 2 vocational course, but need some further support to improve self-confidence and support personal development.

As well as developing your communication skills, you will complete a City & Guilds Level 1 Employability & Personal Development qualification and cover modules such as: English and Maths, a vocational option and a work placement. This will help you to develop independent working skills, personal and social skills, and also self-confidence within a working environment.

You will undertake a work experience placement one day per week, helping you to put these skills into action and also add value to your CV.

Entry Requirements

No formal education requirements are needed. Places are offered following a successful link and/or assessment visit or an
informal interview with the Course Leader.


Your progress is assessed during classroom activities and work-based activities throughout the programme.


You may be able to progress to other courses within the department or to other adult services.


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

Course detail
Start September
Level Level 1
Attendance Full-time
Duration One year
Campus Coast Road Campus