Vocational Learning

What is Vocational Learning?

The main aim of Vocational Learning is to learn by completing practical tasks that will be relevant to the world of work. Students can select qualifications from a range of subjects available. Vocational Learning subjects are practical and skills based qualifications that are highly regarded by employers, as they are developed to ensure students have the correct skills for the world of work.

Who is Vocational Learning for?

Some students will be guided towards the Vocational Learning Pathway via interviews with senior members of staff, during the options process. Students who have shown a desire to learn in a practical way have the option of choosing one of the Vocational Learning subjects.

What subjects are offered for Vocational Learning?

The qualifications offered are tailored to the needs of each year group and could include the Certificate in Digital Applications (ICT), Travel and Tourism, Enterprise and Marketing and the Certificate in Financial Education (CeFE).

More information on these courses is available on the relevant department curriculum page.


Who should I speak to about Vocational Learning?

Mr Shelton –  Department Leader Work Related Learning