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Animal Care > 20/21 >
Animal Care Diploma Level 2 - Full Time

This course aims to provide an understanding of the practical and theoretical elements of animal health, welfare and care. Students will work with a range of species in order to gain and develop experience of working with different animals in various settings. The college uses an off-site centre to provide industry-relevant experience in working with small animals.

Animal Care > 20/21 >
Animal Care Land Based Studies Diploma Level 1 - Full Time

This study programme will enable you to work with a wide range of animals and develop sound practical skills. The college uses an off-site centre to provide industry-relevant experience in working with small animals. Units of study in the programme will also provide you with underpinning knowledge of animal health, behaviour, food and care requirements. Employability skills will be embedded within your programme Most students would progress to the level 2 programme, depending on references

Beauty Therapy > 20/21 >
Beauty Therapy VRQ Diploma Level 2 - Full Time

The VRQ in Beauty Therapy Level 2 aims to provide you with a range of essential technical and practical skills and knowledge, which will equip you to seek employment or further training within the beauty industry. The course covers the ever expanding range of treatments in the industry including make - up, lashes, facials, manicure, pedicure, eyebrow enhancement and waxing.

Beauty Therapy > 20/21 >
Beauty Therapy VRQ Diploma Level 3 - Full Time

The Level 3 Diploma in Beauty Therapy course builds on the basic skills of a Level 2 qualification. This course aims to provide you with a wide range of specialist practical skills and technical knowledge, which will equip you to seek employment or further training with the beauty and spa industry. You will expand your knowledge of treatments to include electrotherapy treatments, micro-dermabrasion and a range of massage therapies including hot stone therapy and Swedish massage

General Construction > 20/21 >
Bricklaying Diploma Level 2 - Full Time

The level 2 bricklaying programme is aimed supporting new entrants and experienced workers into the construction industry by enabling them to achieve an industry recognised qualification. The programme is open to applicant at all ages. Learners will also be able to work towards the L1 Award in Construction Health and Safety.

Engineering > 20/21 >
BTEC First Diploma in Engineering Level 2 - Full Time

This course is a Diploma in General Engineering. It is suitable for learners who want to apply for engineering apprenticeships or progress to a Level 3 Engineering course.

Business, Management & H.R. > 20/21 >
Business Diploma Level 3 (90 Credit) - Full Time

If you have aspirations of being your own boss, managing a department, managing a whole business, then this is the course for you. This BTEC National Diploma teaches you a wide variety of business skills and prepares you for entry to higher education or a variety of business roles such as marketing, human resources or management.

Business, Management & H.R. > 20/21 >
Business Extended Diploma Level 3 (Year 1) - Full Time

If you have aspirations of being your own boss, managing a department, managing a whole business, then this is the course for you. This BTEC National Diploma teaches you a wide variety of business skills and prepares you for entry to higher education or a variety of business roles such as marketing, human resources or management.

Business, Management & H.R. > 20/21 >
Business Technical Diploma Level 2 - Full Time

This BTEC First Diploma teaches you a wide variety of business skills and prepares you for the level 3 National Diploma and then entry to higher education or a variety of business roles such as marketing, human resources or management.

Carpentry & Joinery > 20/21 >
Carpentry & Joinery Diploma Level 1 - Full Time

The level 1 Certificate in Carpentry and Joinery is aimed at learners looking to progress into site carpentry. Most progress to level 2 before entering a job role in the industry. Carpentry and Joinery students will learn the basics of wood work fixtures and fittings. We will teach you the health and safety aspects of working in a workshop and on-site as well the proper preparation and maintenance of the tools you will use on a daily basis. You will learn to produce high quality work in a safe environment that encourages creativity.

Carpentry & Joinery > 20/21 >
Carpentry & Joinery Site Diploma Level 2 - Full Time

This course will advance your knowledge of carpentry practice whilst on site. Students will develop their woodwork skills as well as widen their knowledge of construction technology and tool maintenance. You will gain a general understanding of theory and develops the practical skills needed to work as a carpenter or joiner. This includes hanging doors, fixing architrave and skirting, constructing kitchen and bathroom units and setting out and fixing roofs.

Early Years and Child Care > 20/21 >
Certificate in an Introduction to Early Years Education and Care - Full Time

This Level 2 programme is designed to give you the knowledge and skills to become a Level 2 Early Years Practitioner in the workforce. Working with and having knowledge of children 0-5 years. The learning experience will be reflective of the current structure of the childcare sector. Work place experiences will be gained during the course.

Professional Construction > 20/21 >
Construction and the Built Environment Diploma Level 3 - Full Time

The level 3 construction and the built environment course will provide you with a thorough understanding of the construction sector. The course covers professions ranging from construction management, building services, quantity surveying and civil engineering. There is a good mix of practical activities and academic research elements within the course to ensure you get an opportunity to experience the wide range of careers within the sector as a professional. The course enables progression to a career in professional construction and ultimately a BSc (Hons) degree here at Stephenson College.

Early Years and Child Care > 20/21 >
Early Years Educator Diploma Level 3 - Full Time

This Level 3 study programme is designed to give you the knowledge and skills to become an Early Years Educator, enabling you to work with children in a variety of settings such as nurseries, schools and play providers. This qualification will prepare you for working unsupervised or in a supervisory capacity with children and their families. The learning experience will be reflective of the current structure and expectations of the childcare sector and you will have the opportunity to gain direct experience through work placements.

Electrical Installation > 20/21 >
Electrical Installations Intermediate Diploma Level 2 - Full Time

This qualification allows the learner to acquire knowledge and craft skills of electrical installation. It does not require occupational evidence from the workplace, so is suitable for learners who currently do not work within the electrical Industry (but may wish to do so). It will give the learner an opportunity to practice and be assessed in a secure environment on the installation of wiring systems together with the relevant theory of electrical installation. The learner has the opportunity to utilise the IET On-Site Guide with some of the units and also acquire the knowledge of electrical science and principles. This qualification is for: - learners who currently do not work within the electrical industry (but may wish to do so) - those who wish to acquire new knowledge and skills.

Engineering > 20/21 >
Engineering and Manufacturing Certificate Level 1 - Full Time



Engineering > 20/21 >
Engineering Technologies Extended Diploma Level 3 - Full Time

The Diploma focuses on performance using practical skills, knowledge and understanding and is an ideal pathway to a range of careers within engineering.

Hairdressing > 20/21 >
Hairdressing VRQ Diploma Level 2 - Full Time

Want to launch your career as a hairdresser that's in demand? Whether you need to learn hair cutting basics or gain specialist skills to move up the ladder, this qualification is for you. This can cover everything from shampooing and conditioning to styling and dressing cutting , colouring and creative perming.

Hairdressing > 20/21 >
Hairdressing VRQ Diploma Level 3 - Full Time

Hairdressing VRQ Diploma Level 3 is for anyone who is serious about continuing their career in this exciting industry. This course will help increase your basic existing knowledge and skills and develop them to a higher standard.

Health & Social Care > 20/21 >
Health & Social Care Diploma Level 2 - Full Time

This is predominantly a coursework-based qualification with two written exams. The units cover basic health and social care topics to prepare you for a career in a wide range of Health and Social Care settings.

Health & Social Care > 20/21 >
Health & Social Care Extended Diploma Level 3 - Full Time

This two year course provides a thorough background for employment, training and education in a wide range of Health and Social Care professions, such as Nursing, Physiotherapy, Radiography, Social Worker, Midwifery, Primary Education, Counsellor or Care Home. It places an emphasis on the vocational aspects. Work experience, visits and vocationally qualified staff combine to provide an interesting but challenging programme. There is 125 hours per year of work placement included in this course. Students have the opportunity to arrange trips such as Demontfort University (midwifery presentations), as well as a range of guest speakers e.g. Loros, Canine Partners, Body Image and FGM.

Access to HE > 20/21 >
Health Professions Level 3 - Full Time

The Access to Health Professions Course is a full-time course designed for mature students who have been out of education for some time and wish to develop their confidence and academic skills before progressing onto university to participate in nurse training or to train in other health professions.

Information Technology & Computing > 20/21 >
ICT BTEC First Extended Certificate - Full Time

The BTEC First in IT has been developed to provide full-time learners with the IT skills to progress onto Further Education by continuing to study at Level 3 and to prepare learners to enter the workplace in due course.

Information Technology & Computing > 20/21 >
ICT Extended Diploma Level 3 - Year 1 - Full Time

The BTEC Extended Diploma for IT Level 3 is suitable for students aged 16 upwards. The qualification is designed to provide work-related knowledge in a range of ICT sectors – to give learners the knowledge, understanding and skills that they need to prepare for employment. These qualifications accredit the achievement for courses and programmes of study for learners. The qualifications provide career development opportunities for those already in work, and progression opportunities to higher education.

Motor Vehicle > 20/21 >
Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Diploma Level 2 - Full Time

A course for people who would like a career in the retail motor repair industry.

Maintenance Operations > 20/21 >
Maintenance Operations (Construction) Diploma Level 2 - Full Time

The Level 2 Diploma in Maintenance Operations (Construction) has been developed for delivery in a training environment; this means that you do not need to be employed to study this qualification. It has been designed to develop your skills, knowledge and understanding so you can work as a Maintenance Operative in the construction industry or progress to further training. This level 2 Diplima will give you a solid foundation and prepare you to take further qualifications to develop your skills, knowledge and understanding within Maintenance Operations industry.

Motor Vehicle > 20/21 >
Motor Vehicle Transport Maintenance Level 1 - Full Time

This course covers the basic technical needs for today's motor vehicle repair industry. It provides essential knowledge for service technicians working on light vehicles (cars and vans) in all types of garages, dealerships and maintenance depots.

General Construction > 20/21 >
Multitrade Construction Certificate Level 1 - Full Time

The Level 1 certificate in Multitrade Construction Activities qualification has been developed for delivery in a training environment; this means that you do not need to be employed to study this qualification. It has been designed to develop your skills, knowledge and understanding so you can work as a Construction Operative in the construction industry or progress to further training. This level 1 Certificate will give you a solid foundation in Multi-trade Construction Activities and prepare you to take further qualifications to develop your skills, knowledge and understanding within Multi-trade Construction Activities. You should undertake this qualification if you have some previous experience (e.g Work placement, working with family, summer job etc.).

Painting and Decorating > 20/21 >
Painting & Decorating Certificate Level 1 - Full Time

This qualification has been developed for delivery in a training environment; this means that you do not need to be employed to study this qualification. It has been designed to develop your skills, knowledge and understanding so you can progress to further training at level 2. The Level 1 Certificate in Painting & Decorating is aimed at learners who are able to commit to a more substantial qualification and wish to use this to prepare for, and progress to, the next level of learning ultimately leading to entering a job role in that area

Painting and Decorating > 20/21 >
Painting & Decorating Diploma Level 2 - Full Time

The Level 2 Diploma in Painting and Decorating (Construction) qualification has been developed for delivery in a training environment; this means that you do not need to be employed to study this qualification. It has been designed to develop your skills, knowledge and understanding so you can work in Painting and Decorating in the construction industry or progress to further training. This qualification supports the Learner to attain enabling, fundamental and transferable practical skills with associated underpinning knowledge. Although part of an apprenticeship, this qualification is available outside of an apprenticeship where either the learner’s circumstances prevent them undertaking a full apprenticeship or where their prior skills and knowledge mean they do not require all components of the apprenticeship. In addition, industry will accept the qualification on its own as entry to a job role. This qualification has been developed for delivery in a training environment; this means that you do not need to be employed to study this qualification. It has been designed to develop your skills, knowledge and understanding so you can work in a particular area in the construction industry or progress to further training.

Pathway to Independence & Employment > 20/21 >
Pathway to Employment (Year 1) - Full Time

This programme offers vocational tasters in the following sectors: brickwork, childcare, carpentry, hair and beauty, animal care, office skills, painting and decorating, media, sport, engineering and motor vehicle, as well as life skills and work experience.

Pathway to Independence & Employment > 20/21 >
Pathway to Independence - Entry Level - Full Time

This programme has been designed to meet the needs of people with learning difficulties and/or disabilities. The range of difficulties may include learners with mild to moderate learning difficulties but with reasonable social skills and those who may find it difficult to cope with some social situations.

Plumbing > 20/21 >
Plumbing and Heating Diploma Level 2 - Full Time

The level 2 Plumbing Foundation requires the completion of centre based knowledge and practical assessments designed to provide individuals with the basic skills and understanding to allow a progression route to completion of the apprenticeship in Plumbing and Heating, Domestic Heating or L3 Plumbing Foundation qualification.

Plumbing > 20/21 >
Plumbing Foundation Diploma Level 1 - Full Time

The level 1 Plumbing Foundation requires the completion of centre based knowledge and practical assessments designed to provide individuals with the basic skills and understanding to allow a progression route to completion of the Level 2 Plumbing Foundation or an apprenticeship.

Sport > 20/21 >
Sport Diploma Level 2 - Full Time

This qualification is designed for anyone wanting to work in sport and leisure centres or other recreational facilities and offers an invaluable look at the opportunities and work carried out across this exciting and dynamic sector.

Sport > 20/21 >
Sport Extended Diploma Level 3 - Full Time

This qualification forms the second year of the Sport Diploma Level 3 course. You will study a further 9 units including: a work experience element, Exercise, Health & Lifestyle, Organising Events, Rules, Regulations & Scoring Systems in Sport.

Uniformed Services > 20/21 >
Uniform Services Diploma Level 2 - Full Time

The BTEC Level 2 First Diploma is a one year course comprising core and specialist units covering aspects of knowledge, understanding and competency necessary for employment in the Public Services. The BTEC First is suitable for students who are capable of achieving A* - C Grade GCSEs but wish to focus on a work-related vocational qualification or work area.

Uniformed Services > 20/21 >
Uniform Services Extended Diploma Level 3 (Year 1) - Full Time

The Diploma Level 3 in Uniformed Services is ideal if you want a career in the Police, Fire, Prison, Security or Ambulance Services, the Armed Forces, HM Customs & Excise, Community Service organisations or other public sector organisations. Progression to study at Higher Education with the attainment of the necessary UCAS points.

Uniformed Services > 20/21 >
Uniformed Services - Diploma Level 3 (90 Credit) - Full Time

The Level 3 Uniformed Public Services Diploma is ideal if you are wanting a career in the Police, Fire, Ambulance or Prison Services. Additionally, it is ideal for students wanting a career in the Armed Forces, HM Customs and Excise or any Government organisation. Progression to Higher Education is an option following successful completion of this course.