South West College (SWC) is delighted to launch a brand-new Career Builder programme, which is a unique employability and career preparation initiative to help post-16 learners develop professional skills along with their BTEC Extended Diploma (which is the equivalent to 3 A-Levels.)
Nowadays, employers are looking for more than just a qualification. They want candidates who can hit the ground running and add instant value to their business. In response to industry demand, South West College has developed a new suite of Career Builder programmes at Level 3, which gives learners a qualification in their chosen subject plus a qualification showing their industry skills and experience alongside a raft of activities, aiming to help learners progress and get the job they want.
As part of the programme, post-16 learners will gain a Diploma in Industry Skills qualification and wide experience in work and work-based projects, including 1-2-1 industry mentoring and site visits. Students will also have the opportunity to participate in industry master classes, CV and interview prep; skills boot camps and skills competitions to ensure students will finish College with the qualifications, skills and experience needed to gain and succeed in employment.
The South West College Career Builder course enhancement programme, is now enrolling across all four campuses for September 2022 start and is available on the following courses; the Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma in Information Technology, Engineering, Construction and the Built Environment and Health & Social Care.