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Connect to Employment and Further Learning (General) Level 2 at Northampton College

Course description

This course is part of the AIM Awards Qualification Suite: Skills for Employment and Further Education. It is designed to equip you with the necessary skills to progress on to a Level 3 course. It will enable you to develop skills and gain a range of qualifications essential to further study or employment.The subjects you will study include:- GCSE English - GCSE Mathematics- Information Technology (ITQ)- Skills for Employment and Further Learning (SEFL)- Law- Business finance- Creative writing skills- Politics- Psychology- Career Planning- Study skillsYou will need to attend College for 3.5 days each week.

Course content

This course is for you if you have been out of education for at least 12 months and would like to develop the skills necessary to motivate and enable you to progress onto a Level 3 programme of study.

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements. However, you must complete an initial assessment prior to course interview and be able to commit to 12 hours per week in college and a further 6 hours per week in your own time.


The course is assessed through a mixture of portfolio evidence and written formal examinations.

Future opportunities

Opportunities include:- Level 3 study

Further information

You will need text books, stationery and folders.Help may be available from the Learner Hardship fund towards the cost of childcare, books, trips and materials. Please contact the Student Support Team on 01604 764066 for more details.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Northampton College directly.

Last updated date: 11 October 2016
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