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Skills for Work

Kingston College
Course summary
Kingston upon Thames
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Course description

Skills for Work:

This course will allow learners the opportunity to experience some of the varied vocational areas the college has to offer as well as improving their English, Maths, ICT and Employability Skills; enable learners to take advantage of all the facilities we have to offer, e.g. catering/hospitality and sport. Learners will be supported and encouraged to undertake a work experience placement for at least one day a week.

Topics may include: Catering & Hospitality; Running an Enterprise; Rights at Work; Health and Safety; Communication in the Workplace. Assessment is completed via a portfolio of evidence, which may include observation, Q & A, Practical or written assessments. Functional Skills assessments will take place throughout the year as appropriate to the individual. The students will work towards gaining an OCR Extended Certificate/Diploma in Skills for Work by the end of the second year.

Students will participate in enterprise activities and will be expected to complete a work experience placement of either 1 or 2 days a week with selected local employers.

Suitability - Who should attend?

An interest in developing skills for work and employment with a commitment to completing the course. Suitability for the programme will be assessed both before joining and during the first four weeks of the course.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

No Qualification

About provider

Kingston College - Apprenticeship Training

We have worked with large and well known employers such as British Airways, L'Oreal and South West Trains for many years. We are proud to have some of the highest success rates of any College around and we are loved...

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Contact info

Kingston College

Kingston College, Kingston Hall Road, Kingston Upon Thames
KT1 2AQ London


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