Date Posted: Dec 03, 2018
Groundwork are offering the opportunity for you to complete a portfolio to enhance your employment prospects and help you become job ready with the confidence you need to employers and recruiters. You will receive comprehensive one to one wrap around support from Groundwork and Durhamworks progression staff during and after the course. You have the opportunity to gain a health and safety certificate (Level 1) and a CSCS card. During the course you will complete a work portfolio on Personal Development and Team Work ready to engage with employers and recruiters. The course will take place fro...Read More
Further Education (FE) is the full-time study that you do after school for up to 3 years before seeking work or attending university.
You could attend:
Further education for young people usually comes between the end of secondary education and the start of Higher Education at age 16-19. Adults can attend a further education college at any point. Further education programmes will usually go up to Level 3 and are often designed to provide the skills to advance to Higher Education. It includes many different qualification types such as NVQs, A Levels and BTEC Level 2 Firsts, VTCT and BTEC Level 3 Extended Diplomas.
Find out more about the further education providers in County Durham on the Families Information Service website.
We have also produced a PDF brochure which aims to help young people or their parents understand the opportunities and pathways available at 13+ and 16+ in County Durham.
Or alternatively, if you want to see a map of all schools, colleges, sixth forms, universities, transport routes and hubs you can view our interactive map which features filter tools to help you find what you need.
Return to the Choices at 13+ page.