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Foundation Learning Vocational Preparation Entry 3 at Trafford College

Course description

This course provides a 1 year programme and/or a second year option for learners who may need support in their transition into college.Learners will complete a 1 year programme of study which will include:EnglishMathsCity & Guilds E3 Employability SkillsThis E3 Level Vocational Preparation Course, provides learners with the opportunity to learn to study independently and provides skills and strategies to assist in their progression to higher level courses.

Entry requirements



You will be assessed through a series of written assignments, team tasks and discussions.English and maths will be assessed by formal examinations

Financial information

Students will be expected to take part in several mandatory trips and visits, which may incur small costs.

Future opportunities

E3 Vocational Taster learning Programme Level 1 courses within Foundation learning.

Further information

Contact Course enquiries on 0161 886 7070

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 13 May 2016
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    • Travelling By Bus
      The Altrincham site is situated on a major bus route to and from Manchester city centre, with a bus stop directly outside the College on Manchester Road (A56).

      For more information visit or call 0871 200 22 33.

      Travelling by Metrolink
      The nearest Metrolink station is Timperley. Services run from Bury, Altrincham, and Manchester, with connections to Eccles. For more information visit or call 0161 205 2000.

      Travelling by Train
      The closest train station is Navigation Road on the Manchester - Chester line, approximately 20 mins walk to site. Trains run hourly in both directions.

      Travelling by Car
      The Altrincham site is situated on Manchester Road (A56) towards Altrincham, 3.5 miles from both Junction 7 of the M60 or Junction 7 of the M56.