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NVQ's through work placement


We offer a range of NVQs designed to meet your individual needs. All of our NVQs are delivered in one year but you may choose to extend your learning in the second year to either progress from Level 2 onto Level 3 or from the Award to the Certificate in your chosen NVQ. To complete an NVQ you must be willing to commit to at least half a day a week work experience in a relevant business.
Our most popular qualifications are:

Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools (Level 2 & 3):

This qualification is designed for those who are looking to progress into a career either in teaching or in classroom support. You will be expected to complete your work experience in either a primary or secondary school and will take on the roles and responsibilities of a classroom assistant. Through your NVQ you will study a range of topics including: communication with
young people, parents and other professionals; safeguarding young people; observing progress; and supporting learning and progress.

PROCOM (IT Practitioners Qualification Level 2):

This qualification is aimed at young people looking to progress into a career in IT. Your work experience will be in an IT department or business which allows you to develop your understanding of the role of an IT practitioner. The topics you will study will include: managing customer expectations; software and hardware management; implementing software solutions.

Business Administration (Level 2):

This qualification is suited to anyone who is considering a career or further study in Business Administration or work in an office based environment. Your work placement will enable you to develop your skills in working in an office based business where you will be studying a range of topics including: managing your own workload; managing customer expectations; using ICT in an office environment; using office equipment.