If you choose Middlesbrough College, you’ll be signing up to more than just a qualification. You’ll attend a whole study programme designed to give you the skills to succeed.
1. Main study programme
You can choose from a range of subject areas to suit your career goals and interests. We deliver courses across every sector area meaning whatever job you are hoping to progress into; we can help get you there.
2. Work experience
You will have access to a range of work experience activities including work placements, experience of work within the college and work related activities.
Employers regularly visit the college to share their insights into the world of work and their industry knowledge, these visits and talks allow you to discuss employment opportunities and identify what skills and attributes employers are looking for when recruiting.
3. Maths and English
English and maths are essential skills to have for everyday life as well as in the workplace. If you did not achieve a grade 4 (C) or above in maths and English at school, you will be required to study these subjects as either Functional Skills or GCSEs. Maths and English are also embedded into our vocational curriculum so that the skills you learn are relevant to the industry you want to progress into.
4. Personal development, employability and enterprise
Our Advantage sessions are designed to give you the competitive edge on the jobs market when you leave us. You’ll get the chance to take part in at least 8 personalised sessions across your studies ranging from events to training programmes.