Course Description

The group will see at least 2 different post 16 providers who will share what provision they offer. These will be followed by different sessions where the group will learn all about a particular career area and what post 16 courses are needed to progress onto that area. Skills and qualities will also be identified by the group to help them decide which course and career area would best suit them. The final session will be a taster afternoon at Burnley College.

Course Details

Staff Member:

From Blackburn College

Aims of the course:

  • To recognise and learn the different pathways of post 16 study available      
  • To learn about provision on offer from a variety of providers
  • To learn about different careers and progression routes in a variety of career sectors.     

Skills you will learn:

  • Interview/employment techniques
  • Team work/communication skills
  • Knowledge about college courses
  • Knowledge of post 16 providers
  • What type of course would suit best.

What you will need:

Consent forms required for college visit.