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City & Guilds Entry Level Three/Level One in Employability 14-16 Programme

About the course

This course focuses on the delivery and enhancement of employability skills to support students in successfully gaining employment in the land based sector.

Whilst gaining new skills and knowledge, students also develop employability skills such as meeting deadlines, health and safety requirements, the importance of teamwork and being able to follow written or oral instructions.

Parents/Schools, please note when completing the application form you must use child’s name and DOB but the parent/school email and telephone number. All official documents, interview and enrolment information will be emailed on the parent/school email provided and this could be anytime from the time of application through to September. If the email changes it is important you let us know. Failure to do so could lead to the application being withdrawn from the process.

Course modules

Year 1

Planning for Progression

Effective Communication

Career Planning and Making Applications

Interview Skills

Keeping Safe

Working as Part of a Team

Safe Learning in the Workplace

Building Working Relations in the Workplace

Entry requirements & additional information

Entry requirements

Students need to be over 14 and have an interest in a practical subject to qualify for the course. No previous qualifications are required. The College provides learning support for Home Educated students who have learning difficulties and disabilities; the home institution must provide support for school students.

Your school or Home Educating Parent or Guardian must complete Application Form Part B before your application will be processed.

Learning and assessment

During the course students build a portfolio of evidence; there is no formal end exam.


On completion of the course, it may be possible for year 10 students to ‘top’ up their qualification with further units. Students may wish to progress to another 14-16 or Further Education course dependent on their age.

Special requirements

Costs that are mandatory for the course:

Specialist Clothing and Equipment: Outdoor clothing including a good quality waterproof jacket. Refer to website.

Course fees for school educated students (see 14-16 prospectus).

Foundation Learning at Myerscough College
Foundation Learning at Myerscough College

Foundation Learning

We provide a range of Foundation Learning full-time and part-time courses for students with additional needs. Our aim is to help students develop a range of important skills - social, academic and vocational - whilst providing the support and encouragement for them to grow in confidence and express their personality. View our Foundation Learning Presentation here!

The Foundation Learning team has built up an excellent reputation over many years for successfully working with students who have a wide range of learning difficulties and disabilities.