PREPARATION FOR EMPLOYMENT SECOND STEPS SCQF 5
SCQF Level 5
Access and Continuing Education

Course Overview
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This full-time preparation course focuses on developing your core and employability skills. It is the ideal course if you are a school leaver from either special provision or mainstream schooling and received extra support. You will most likely be progressing from Preparation for Employment First Steps or may be referred from another Edinburgh College course.

What You Will Learn
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SCQF Level 5 Units may include:

  • Enterprise and Employability 
  • Customer Care 
  • Health and Safety 
  • Personal and Social Development
Placement Information
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  • You will take part in a work experience placement that reflects your skills and future employment preference.

Entry Requirements
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  • There are no formal entry requirements
English Proficiency Requirements
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  • IELTS 5.5
How the course is assessed
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  • You will be continually assessed through a range of classroom-based and practical assessments

Information on Test/Auditions/Interview Requirements
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You will be invited into to College for a meeting to ensure this course is suitable to your needs.
Progression And Articulation Routes
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  • Edinburgh College courses at a higher level 
  • Further training 

Career Opportunities
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  • Move into employment or Modern Apprenticeship 
  • Entry level employment
Number Of Days Per Week
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  • 5 days per week including 3 days in College and 2 days in a work experience placement.
Course Cost And Funding Options
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Student Stories
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Many students have accessed this course to give them an additional year of preparation for employment, which has assisted them in securing appropriate employment.
Course Delivery
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FULL TIME PART TIME EVENING OPEN LEARNING BLOCK RELEASE
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Courses may be subject to alteration or cancellation


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To apply please download an SCP application form and contact your guidance teacher who will support you through your application.





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