Education

 

Are you having to defer your studies because of Coronavirus?

 

The government has been working closely with the higher education sector to ensure that the vast majority of students who have achieved the necessary grades to go to university this year are able to do so. 

For students who are in the unexpected position of having to defer their place this year without having plans in place, the foillowing opportunities may be of interest:

click on link here:  deferring your study

 Enrolment Opportunities at Langley College:

 

Please see below for information regarding current enrolment at Langley College and the Windsor Forest Colleges Group in general

They have a few ‘Open’ Enrolment sessions over the next week which may be of interest

enrolment at Langley College

Clearing 2020

 

If  you need information and advice about your university application and/or the Clearing process then please contact us here at Elevate to talk to one of our Careers Advisers:

Tel: Kully Kaur: 07554 437421, David Bolam: 07925 147775 or Charmian Shute: 07710 117650.

For further information, please also click here:  Clearing Advice

 

Options Post 16 and Post 18

If you are exploring your options after school or college, then the information below may help:

Post 16 Options:

https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/get-a-job/career-choices-at-16

 

Post 18 Options:

https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/get-a-job/career-choices-at-18

 

Options With an Education, Health and Care Plan:

https://nationalcareers.service.gov.uk/get-a-job/options-with-education-health-and-care-plan/#options

 

Are you considering Uni?

If so, here are a variety of resources to help you explore and research possible courses and universities: Useful HE Information

 

Local Colleges:

If you are interested in applying to college, please find local college details below:

.  Reading College (Activate Learning), tel: 0800 6126008

. Bracknell College (Activate Learning), tel: 0800 6126008

. Farnborough 6th Form College, tel: 01252 688200

. Farnborough College of Technology

  Farnborough Campus, tel: 01252 405555, Aldershot Campus (Construction College), tel: 01252 407607

. Henley College, tel: 01491 579988

. Newbury College, tel: 01635 845000

. Berkshire College of Agriculture, tel: 01628 824444

 

Understanding the new GCSE Grades:

Here is a guide to understanding the new GCSE grades and how they compare to the previous grading system: GCSE Grades  

 

UCAS Grades Tariff:

For information on the UCAS Grades Tariff, please click here:  UCAS Grade Tariff

 

Activate Learning Security Course

Activate Learning are going to deliver a Security and a CCTV Operator course remotely this August. There is no start date yet, it will depend on numbers.

As with all remote deliveries, participants must have access to a computer or laptop and for this course they will also need a smartphone.

The delivery of the course will be done through webinars via Teams, exams will also be sat online and invigilated live by the awarding body, participants film themselves with their own phones while sitting their exams on the pc..

Details about this, and other employabilty courses can be seen via this link:  Activate learning on line courses