A Levels (with supplementary vocational qualifications)

  • you’ll study at our dedicated sixth form centre, located at our Sixth Form Campus
  • you can choose from a wide range of A Levels and supplementary vocational qualifications
  • select two, three or four courses to form your individual study programme
  • A Levels provide a route to university, higher apprenticeships or employment.

Technical & Vocational

  • you’ll study at our Highbury or North Harbour Campus
  • there's a wide range of subjects available from Entry Level to Level 5
  • typically, you’ll choose one subject in which to specialise to form your study programme
  • there's a selection of Level 3 Extended Diplomas, which are equivalent to three A Levels and provide UCAS points to help you get into your university of choice
  • vocational qualifications provide a route to apprenticeships, higher apprenticeships, university or employment.


  • depending on the subject area you work in, you’ll study at college and in the workplace for between one and five years
  • earn while you learn – apprenticeships are just like employment and come with a salary, holiday pay and other benefits
  • with the support of a dedicated apprenticeship progress mentor, you’ll learn at your own pace to gain a nationally recognised qualification and/or Apprenticeship Standard
  • apprenticeships provide a route to greater earning potential, higher apprenticeships and career progression.

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