****COURSES IN SEPTEMBER 2017****

  • OPEN DAY / EVENING Wednesday 6th September

    PLACES STILL REMAINING ON SOME COURSES FOR SEPTEMBER 2017

    We have a wide range of courses for all abilities and interests.

    Book in now for guidance.

    Call 0151 709 4356

    or pop in for a chat with our tutors and learning advisors on our Open Day/Evening next week:

    Wednesday 6th September

    1pm – 8pm:

     

    All Welcome – Come along and find out about our new courses for September 2017.

  • **ACCESS to HE Courses

  • Access to Higher Education – Humanities and Social Science – (Limited places only)

    Start Date: Monday 11th September 2017, 2 days per week for 34 weeks 9.30 am – 4.30pm

     (Monday and Tuesday)

    This course is designed to give students the opportunity to gain the necessary academic qualifications for entry into Social Science and Higher Education courses.

    You will study a range of graded units within 3 Modules covering aspects of Social Science. The modules are:

    • Psychology
    • Sociology
    • Criminology

    There are additional non-graded units in English, personal development and research skills aimed at preparing learners for study at undergraduate level.

    You will also have the opportunity to study one GCSE in Maths or English on a Wednesday.  

    Cost:  (Students 19+ only)

    Advance Learning Loan (or if paying your own fees) –  £3,022

    If you are  19-23 yrs and have not already achieved a level 3 this course may be FREE

    Please enquire for other information on course fees.

    (This course is for women only)

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  • Access to Higher Education – Health and Caring Professions

    Start Date: Monday 11th September 2017, 2 days per week for 34 weeks 9.30am – 4.30pm 

    (Monday and Tuesday)

    This course is designed to give students the opportunity to gain the necessary academic qualifications for entry into Health Care Professions and Higher Education courses.

    You will study a range of graded units within 3 Modules covering aspects of Health Care. The modules are:

    • Psychology
    • Health Studies
    • Human Biology

    There are additional non-graded units in English, personal development and research skills aimed at preparing learners for study at undergraduate level.

    You will also have the opportunity to study one GCSE in Maths or English on a Wednesday.  

    Cost:  (Students 19+ only)

    Advance Learning Loan (or if paying your own fees) –  £3,384

    If you are  19-23 yrs and have not already achieved a level 3 this course may be FREE

    Please enquire for other information on course fees.

    (This course is for women only)

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  • **Holistic Therapies

  • Level 3 Diploma in Theatrical, Special Effects and Hair and Media Make-Up

    Start Date: 11th September 2017, 2 days per week for 34 weeks, Monday & Tuesday (Wednesday for English & Maths)

    This VTCT qualification builds on existing knowledge and understanding of media hair and beauty skills and will develop an enhanced repertoire of technical skills to prepare learners for employment as a professional theatrical media make-up artist. Learners will have their skills assessed in a realistic working environment.

    This qualification includes all the required elements to work effectively as a professional theatrical media make-up artist including: health and safety practice; client care and communication; airbrush make-up to the face; camouflage make-up; media make-up; fashion and photographic make-up; style and fit postiche and the application of prosthetic pieces and bald caps. These units are all mandatory.

    Learners will further develop their understanding and skills by studying a number of optional specialist units. This qualification provides learners with the opportunity to develop the knowledge, understanding and skills to progress into a career as a professional theatrical media make-up artist.

    You will also have the opportunity to study Functional Skills in Maths and English either at Level 1 or Level 2.

    Cost: FREE 16-18

    Advance Learning Loan (or if paying your own fees) –  £3,345.00

    If you are  19-23 yrs and have not already achieved a level 3 this course may be FREE

    Please enquire for other information on course fees.

    (This course is for women only)

     

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  • **WELLBEING - Looking after you

  • Meditation for Health (Daytime Class)

    Tuesday – 11.30am to 1.00pm

    Start Date: 26th September 2017   (8 sessions) 

    Relax body and mind and learn the techniques to effectively cope with the stresses of life.

    Cost: £60 (£45 concessions)

    (This course is for women only)

     

     

  • Teacher Training Courses

  • Level 3 Award in Education & Training – (Limited places only)

    Level 3 Award in Education and Training

    The aim of the course is to provide opportunities to develop skills and confidence to work in a teaching or training environment. Teaching and learning requires individuals to follow a professional code of conduct and demonstrate a positive attitude towards learners from all ages and walks of life.

    There is also a practical unit for students to demonstrate the use of their new skills in a 15 minute micro-teach to peers. Students are required to provide a reflective journal entry for each of the assessed modules.

    Start Date: Thursday 21st September 2017 (1 afternoon and evening per week) 1.30pm – 8.30pm – 8 weeks

    How to Apply: To register for this course please call to make an appointment in order to complete an application and diagnostic test.

    If successful at this stage you will be invited in for a guidance interview with the tutor.

    Cost: £350.00 (There are no concessions for this course)

    Please contact us to discuss any financial issues.

    (This course is for men and women)

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  • Level 4 Cert in Education & Training – (Limited places only)

    NCFE Level 4 Certificate in Education

    The Certificate in Education and Training is designed for those in an associate teaching role, or for those looking to progress to the full Diploma or Certificate in Education/PGCE.

    The award covers the knowledge, understanding and skills required for session planning, negotiating learning goals, designing teaching, design and use of resources, and learning and assessment strategies.

    Entry Requirements: You will need a Level 3 qualification in your subject area or employer endorsement that you are working at an appropriate level. Students should have at least 30 hours of voluntary or paid teacher experience. 

    Start Date: Tuesday 12th September (1 afternoon and evening per week) 1.30pm – 8.30pm for 20weeks

    Advanced Learning Loan – £1,417 

    (This course is for men and women)

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