Course: Ascentis Diploma (Level 1 and Level 2) in Employability and Personal Development

Department: Foundation Studies

Type: 16+

Duration: One year

The Course

This course is the one for you if you aren’t sure which career path you would like to follow. It will help you develop the skills needed to successfully study for a more advanced course which will ultimately make you more employable.

What You Study

  • CV building
  • Job applications
  • Interview technique
  • Confidence building
  • Teamwork
  • Experience of a range of subject areas including construction, agriculture, engineering, animal management and sport
  • English and Maths, as required.

Entry Requirements

One satisfactory reference is needed, along with a genuine passion for the subject. For the Level 2 qualification, a Level 1 qualification in a related subject is required, or four GCSEs at grade D or 3 or equivalent, preferably including English and Maths. Life experience will also be taken into account.

Ricky Harrison

NPTC Entry Level 2 and 3 Awards, Certificates and Diplomas in Skills For Working Life (Plants)

Ricky has always loved gardening and is determined to make a career of it. He plans to progress onto the level three programme at Bishop Burton College.