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2Plus Programme at Blackpool Sixth Form College

Course description

The one year 2Plus Programme is a highly flexible step for those who need to boost their qualifications before A level and BTEC or entering the world of emloyment. At the heart of the programme are the skills and qualifications which today's employers want: literacy, numeracy, event management, study skills, employment and enterprise skills. The programme allows you to tailor your courses to the career area in which you are most interested.

Entry requirements

The 2Plus Programme is aimed at students who don't as yet have 5 GCSE qualifications including English and Maths. A minimum of 4 D grades (or equivalent) is required to begin the programme.

Future opportunities

Successful completion of this programme will give you 5 GCSE equivalent qualifications. This will allow you to move onto our Advanced Applied Programme (Level 3 BTECs). You will also recieve guidance and subject tasters during the course to help you select from our wide range of BTEC courses. 

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: 20 May 2014
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      Blackpool Sixth is the Fylde Coast’s leading provider of A levels and BTEC courses.


      With a choice of over 50 advanced level options, specialist teaching and fantastic facilities, Blackpool Sixth gives all its students the perfect springboard to university and great careers.

      Blackpool Sixth’s course range is extremely wide with A levels and BTEC options. Students are able to put together a programme which exactly matches their interests and future ambitions.

      Summer 2012 saw the completion of a £23.7 million development to our campus which has created an excellent learning environment for students.

      In 2011 we were awarded Teaching School status in partnership with Hodgson Academy. The the Fylde Coast Teaching School Alliance will take a national and regional lead in both shaping and delivering the training and professional development of current and future generations of teachers. Working with high quality graduates and educational leaders of the future will enable us to maintain and improve our teaching standards to the benefit of all our students.