Please follow the below link for information regarding the College and the national lockdown.

Latest Covid-19 and college information.

Cornwall College Duchy College Bicton College Falmouth Marine School CCB Training

Foundation Learning Skills Pathway: Skills Towards Vocational Studies

Entry Level

Apply Now  

Key Info

Learning Area   Foundation Learning
Delivery Mode   Full-time
Duration   1 Year


Dates & Locations

Course Type   16-19, Adult
Location   Cornwall College Camborne
Start Date   08/09/2021


Course Type   16-19
Location   Cornwall College St Austell
Start Date   07/09/2021

This course is part of the FL Skills pathway. FL Skills aims to develop and prepare you for future studies or work, through a blend of classroom-based and practical sessions.

You will have the opportunity to explore a range of vocational options, develop your skills and have an invaluable opportunity to explore career options, taking part in careers week.

This Pathway is offered at different campuses. The vocational options on offer are specific to the campus you choose to study at, and use specialists to deliver where required.

Our vision is to support you to be INDEPENDENT, CONFIDENT AND RESILIENT so that you are well-prepared to engage with the wider community. The Skills towards Vocational Studies Entry 3 course will give you a range of opportunities and experiences to inform your future steps.

  What You Will Learn

On this course you will develop skills, knowledge and behaviours for successful learning. You will also gain an insight to different vocational options that will support successful career planning and progression to further study or work.

Why not try out subjects such as catering, sport, ICT, business & enterprise, art and childcare (subjects are subject to change depending on learner numbers).

On this course you will develop skills, knowledge and behaviours for successful learning. You will also gain an insight to different vocational options that will support successful career planning and progression to further study or work.

  Entry Requirements

You will be working at Entry 2 / 3 within the areas of English & maths and have an interest in vocational related subjects?

  Work Experience

Work experience is not a requirement of this course, however employability skills will be at the forefront of your studies during National Careers Week and internal work experience opportunities may be available in our Foundation Learning run shop / Coffee shop, The Hub at our Camborne campus.

At our St Austell campus opportunities may be available in our Foundation learning run VIEW shop and Coffee shop.

  Assessment

You will select from a range of different vocational subjects, working towards the BTEC Entry to Vocational Studies qualification. This will enable you to assess your transferable skills and help prepare you for your future. English and maths will also be delivered within your course through a City & Guilds Functional Skills qualification at a level appropriate to you.?

  Progression

Once you have completed this pathway, you may wish to progress on to other pathways within Foundation Learning such as FL Vocational or FL Works. You may feel ready for a higher-level course.

Learners tell us that the opportunity to explore cross-college vocational pathways is an opportunity to understand what the higher-level course would be like. They also get to know the staff, gaining skills and building confidence to apply for a higher-level course in their chosen subject area.

  Gallery


Apply Now

  Tags


# FoundationLearning # VocationalStudies # foundation2021

Courses listed on this website are indicative of the subject, nature and level of study. The College reserves the right to alter specific qualifications titles, awarding bodies and levels of qualification, which can change in year. Any cost may also vary, based on personal funding eligibility. The Cornwall College Group reserves the right to withdraw any course listed at any time.

Download as PDF

  Related Events

Courses and Careers Advice Event at Cornwall College St Austell – May 2021

Courses and Careers Advice Event at Cornwall College St Austell – May 2021

20 May 2021, 17:00-19:30


Read More

  Similar Courses

Foundation Learning Works Pathway: Pathway 2 Employment (to become work ready) Stage 1

Level 1 • Full-time • Cornwall College Camborne, Cornwall College St Austell


Interested in work? FL Works has a very clear focus to prepare you for employment. You may study this pathway in two stages. Pathway to Employment Stage 1 (getting work ready) and Pathway to Employment Stage 2 (Supported Internship).? Pathway to Employment Stage 1: If you are not quite ready to enter the world of work, but would like to develop your employability skills this course is ideal. You will learn core employability skills through activities that develop your communication and teamwork.? The course involves three days in College; one of which will be an internal work placement, and two days in the classroom.? Our vision is to support you to be INDEPENDENT, CONFIDENT AND RESILIENT so that you are well-prepared to engage with the wider community. The Pathway 2 Employment course and experiences within it, will most certainly help you to develop in these areas, working towards your chosen aspiration.?

View course

Foundation Learning Works Pathway: Pathway 2 Employment Stage 2 (Supported Internship)

Level 1 • Full-time • Cornwall College Camborne, Cornwall College St Austell


Interested in work? FL Works has a very clear focus to prepare you for employment. You may study this pathway in two stages. Pathway to Employment Stage 1 and Pathway to Employment Stage 2 (Supported Internship). Pathway to Employment Stage 2 (Supported Internship): Following on from the Pathway to Employment Stage 1 course, if you have a genuine desire to get a job and you can demonstrate an excellent record of behaviour and attendance, then this course is ideal for you.? Our vision is to support you to be INDEPENDENT, CONFIDENT AND RESILIENT so that you are well-prepared to engage with the wider community. The Pathway 2 Employment course and experiences within it, will most certainly help you to develop in these areas, working towards your chosen aspiration.?

View course

Online Basic Signing

Level 1 • Distance Learning • Cornwall College Camborne, Cornwall College St Austell


Come and join one of our expert signing instructors online for an introductory course learning the basics of sign language. Expand your communication skills with this vibrant, fun course. Throughout the four-week online tutorials, you will discover the different types of signing, and learn the basics such as greetings, numbers and letters. This course will run from 18:00 - 19:30 on Thursdays.

View course

Cornwall College https://www.cornwall.ac.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/DC-BC-CC-FOUNDATION-LEARNING-7.jpg FoundationLearning, VocationalStudies, foundation2021