Name of provider

Cornwall College

Name of course

Level 1 – Vocation Pathway

Who is this course intended for?

Learners working at Entry 3 / Entry 1

Site/s where available

Camborne, St Austell, Stoke Climsland, Bicton

Key contact for questions about course

Liam Callaway – 01209 616397 (Camborne)

Roxy Kilmurray – 01726 226763 (St Austell)

Matt White – 01579 372282 (Duchy Stoke)

Kay Simpson – 01395 562446 (Bicton)

Duration of course

1 year with a possible progression to Works Pathway or a Cross College programme

Age range if applicable


19-24 with EHCP


Key course content and outcomes
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  • During the course you will study vocational and life skills around the areas of work that you have chosen to study. You will also build your teamwork skills, self-confidence and develop your English and maths.
  • Vocational areas vary across the campuses, but could include; media, horticulture, motor vehicles, sport animal care, equine, forest school/outdoor learning, hair and beauty, construction and catering.

Entry requirements

Working at Entry Level 3 for English and Maths.

Available qualifications


  • BTEC Pearson – Introductory to Vocational Studies Level 1
  • EDEXCEL – Functional Skills English
  • EDEXCEL – Functional Skills Maths
  • GCSE English and/or Maths

Likely progression

  • Works Pathway – employability skills for work
  • Cross College Level 1 or 2 programme

Additional charges for families
e.g. swimming, pocket money for shopping

Personal Protective Equipment

Optional expenses for families
e.g. non-essential trips

Various educational trips

Timing across the week

3 days, 9am – 4pm each day

Days vary according to site

Other information

Learners will gain additional skills and experience by accessing the opportunity to participate in campus based work related activities, such as working in The Hub College Shop/Coffee Shop and external work experience placements.

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