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Bedford: The Prince's Trust Team Programme (Level 1)

Bedford College Princes Trust Team 5

Overview

Bedford: The Prince's Trust Team Programme (Level 1)

This is a 12 week, full-time, personal development programme for young people aged 16-25 years old.

It will give you:

  • a better chance of moving into a job, education or training
  • an opportunity to use your skills and gain new ones
  • a nationally recognised qualification
  • help with job-hunting and writing your CV
  • the chance to make a difference in your community

Most importantly the programme will give a big boost to your confidence and a real sense of achievement!

To enquire and book onto this course contact Mark Williams on 07494 288919 or email mwilliams@bedford.ac.uk 

Available Courses
Bedford Learning Centre
Starts: 09/05/2022
Type: Part Time
Day(s): Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Time(s): 9:00am - 4:30pm
Length: 6 weeks
Fees:
Bedford Learning Centre
Starts: 04/10/2021
Type: Part Time
Day(s): Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Time(s): 9:00am - 4:30pm
Length: 6 weeks
Fees:
Bedford Learning Centre
Starts: 31/01/2022
Type: Part Time
Day(s): Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Time(s): 9:00am - 4:30pm
Length: 6 weeks
Fees:
Disclaimer

Whilst every effort is made to ensure the information on the Website is correct, some details may be subject to change. The Bedford College Group reserves the right to make amendments to the courses, dates, fees or other details, and to make cancellations or changes if numbers are insufficient. In the unfortunate situation that we have to cancel a course we will refund your fees in full, but we regret we are not able to offer any refund if you withdraw from your course or fail to start, and you will be liable to pay any outstanding fees that may be due.

Course Information

Entry requirements

It is desirable but not essential that you have  Entry 3/Level 1 in Literacy and Numeracy.

Course content

What will I study on this course? Amongst other things you will:

  • be part of a team of people working together for 12 weeks
  • take on community projects of your choosing
  • take part in an exciting, action-packed week of local activities
  • get two weeks’ work experience in a field you are interested in

You will study the following:

  • Career Planning
  • Community Project
  • Planning for Personal Development
  • Presentation Skills
  • Supporting Other People in the Community
  • Teamwork Skills
  • Work Experience
Assessment methods

100% coursework-based.

Qualifications

Prince’s Trust Level 1 Certificate in Employment, Teamwork and Community Skills

Further study and career options

Following completion of this course you can progress to a Level 2 study programme, traineeship or apprenticeship (depending on existing GCSE grades).

Additional information

You will also be involved with:

  • Outward bound residential
  • Two week work placement
  • Employer visits and trips
  • Community Project
  • Team challenge

If you are aged 16–25 the course is free and will not affect your Jobseeker’s Allowance.

Various non-academic certificates will be made available for those who pass each unit and activity.

 

Additional Learning Support

If you have a specific learning difficulty or disability, are deaf or hearing impaired, our Additional Learning Support team are on hand to give you assistance whenever you need it.

Autism & Asperger’s Syndrome Support

We are committed to developing the provision for students on the autistic spectrum, including Asperger’s Syndrome.

Accessibility

We have access arrangements in place to help students with disabilities or any other particular needs. Call us on 01234 291000 or 01536 413123 for more information.

Additional formats

Course information sheets are also available in large print and audio formats. Call us on 01234 291000 or 01536 413123 to order your copy.