Chemistry is a methodical subject. It involves systematic learning of facts but also encourages students to analyse the facts, draw conclusions and make predictions. Chemistry is a practical subject and you will spend a significant amount of time in one of our modern purpose built and very well equipped laboratories. The practicals students carry...
The Cache Level 2 Certificate for Teaching Assistants (CTA2) is a part-time course for adults who may be new to their job in school or who have limited responsibilities in their day to day work as an assistant. Who may be interested in completing this award?
The course provides an introduction to selected aspects of Psychology, Theory and Research. The course content provides; opportunities to develop critical skills of analysis, interpretation and evaluation; opportunities to explore how psychology has contributed to an understanding of individual, social and cultural diversity and an awareness of the...
This level 3 qualification covers the technical needs for todays motor vehicle repair industry, including the diagnosis of complex system faults and advanced systems operation. It provides the essential knowledge for service technicians working on light vehicles (cars and vans) in all types of garages, dealerships and maintenance depots.
The course is for those individuals who are entering the sport and recreation industry for the first time and who will be working with limited responsibility and under supervision. Students should also have an interest in coaching football.
This course will cover a wide variety of activities that are designed to give students an understanding of the skills needed to work in the media industry. Students will study a number of practical and theoretical aspects of the media industry, including pre and post production as well as the actual practical processes of producing a media product...
This level 2 qualification covers the basic technical needs for todays motor cycle repair industry. It provides the essential knowledge and practical skills required for service technicians working on motor cycles in all types of garages and dealerships.
The aim of this course is to give students an introduction to working in an office and to gain fundamental office skills. Students will start to appreciate the need for office procedures and have the opportunity to carry out different job roles e.g. mail clerk or word processing clerk etc.
This qualification will anable students to work on a range or practical and theoretical Beauty Therapy skills and real work activities.
The Construction Diploma is a College based qualification and can lead to an NVQ. All units are topped up into NVQ units once you find a job in the trade as a Bricklayer.
Mathematics 'A' Level provides an introduction to three main areas of the subject; Pure Mathematics, Mechanics and Decision Maths. Pure Mathematics (Core) covers the techniques required to manipulate and solve a wide variety of equations. Decision Mathematics allows students to apply mathematics in different areas.
The Construction & the Built Environment Diploma is an innovative new employer-endorsed qualification that introduces young people to the nature of the built environment and its impact on both individuals and communities.
Advanced apprenticeships are offered in all areas *Brickwork *Painting & Decorating *Woodwork *Tilling Specific details for anything to do with apprenticeships can be explained to you by either a member of the school of Construction and the Built Environment or a representative of the Work Base Development Unit.
The course provides an introduction to selected aspects of Psychology, Theory and Research. The course content provides; opportunities to develop critical skills of analysis, interpretation and evaluation; opportunities to explore how psychology has contributed to an understanding of individual.
The level 3 Diploma is designed for candidates who would like to progress onto Junior Management at Craft Level e.g. charge-hand, foreperson, trade supervisor etc
This course is for individuals who are entering the sport and recreation industry for the first time and will be working with limited responsibility whilst under supervision.
This course offers a great starting point for anyone who wants to pursue a career in dance performance or production. It will help students gain the technical dance experience and theoretical knowledge to pursue their performing arts studies at National Diploma level.
The course consists of 2D and 3D model making, card engineering and digitally enhanced imagery, design problem solving, conceptual and development design realisation, prop design and construction, installation of design solutions, evidencing, analysing and evaluation of the creative process, evidence of creative thinking and presentation standards.
This course is developed around Entry to Supported Employment, delivered through real contexts, practical activities and projects.
This course offers a basic entry level introduction to Painting and Decorating. All work is practical and students will be assessed in-house. Upon successful completion, students will receive an OCNW Certificate.