Based on an initial discussion you will put together a programme which helps you prepare for work. This will include taster sessions in business and management.

You will have the opportunity to develop:

  • Confidence
  • Interpersonal behaviour
  • Professional behaviour

All of these are vital in securing and keeping a role. 

You will also develop the required learning skills to succeed at college and progress to higher levels. This course is mostly residential and lasts for 10 weeks. 

Course Dates

4th November 2019 to 22nd January 2020

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Course Times

Classes begin at 4pm on the first day of your course and end at around 3pm on the final day. Please arrive on campus at 3pm on your first day to check in.

Course Level

 Level 1/2

Course Length

3 days' and 2 nights at college over a period of 10 weeks except for the Christmas period when the college will be closed for 2 weeks.

Course Area

Skills for Work

Course Fees

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Planning Your Learning

Choosing the right course will help you get the most out of studying at Fircroft College. We offer one-to-one information, advice and guidance (IAG) to help you plan a personal programme of learning. We will look at what aims and goals you may have, your previous qualifications and experience, and what you want to achieve by studying at Fircroft. We will then plan a suitable programme of learning with you.

To find out more about how we can help you choose the right course for you, download our fact sheet  here.

To book an Information Advice and Guidance (IAG) meeting you can contact our admissions office on 0121 472 0116, or come to one of our drop-in sessions, every Monday from 2pm – 4pm.