All BTEC qualifications
BTECs can be studied alongside, or instead of, GCSEs or A levels in schools and Further Education colleges. They are available all the way through to Level 7 (equivalent to postgraduate).
Level 1 and 2
Are designed specifically for KS4 students (age 14-16) in schools, to be delivered alongside GCSEs, and offer students their first glimpse into a professional sector.
Designed for Level 1 and Level 2 post-16 learners as part of a broader programme of study, enabling them to develop their knowledge and understanding by applying their learning and skills in a work-related context.
Helps students take their first steps in work-related learning. Basic principles and employability skills include teamwork, research skills and innovation. Available in a range of vocational contexts, they provide learners with the skills and opportunities to progress to higher levels and employment.
Will help post-16 Level 2 learners master industry-specific knowledge along with the vital technical and transferable skills employers and professional bodies are looking for today. They provide opportunities for learners to progress to apprenticeships, directly into employment or higher level study.
Equip Level 3 learners with the specialist knowledge, practical skills and understanding they need to progress along their chosen learning and career paths. They can be taught alongside other level 3 qualifications such as A Levels in schools and colleges, as part of a broader programme of study supporting progression to higher education or employment.
Level 4 - 5
Internationally-recognised Higher Education qualifications that reflect the requirements of professional organisations.
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Are work-based learning programmes that have been developed with employers to equip learners with the skills required by businesses.
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