Vocational Courses at Rainhill Sixth Form

 

If you have a clear view of your future career plans then our vocational courses are for you.

If you like project based courses, with some exam elements, and want to study a subject that prepares you for a specific career, then our range of BTEC and Technical qualifications are for you.  We offer a wide range of Level 3 vocational courses. Pearson BTEC and OCR Technical qualifications are equivalent to A-levels and are highly valued by universities, further education colleges and employers. At Rainhill Sixth Form, you can combine one or two vocational subjects with A-levels, offering you the perfect way to balance your studies and achieve successful progression to University or a top apprenticeship.

Applied Science

Applied Science

            Whether you are thinking of moving forward into the world of work, an apprenticeship or university, having a vocational qualification is an excellent training ground.     Many science students have academic skills...

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Business Studies

Business Studies

The aim of the BTEC Extended Certificate is to develop skills required for employment and for University. By completing this qualification you are providing yourself with a unique platform that gives you the knowledge and skills to establish your own business or to...

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Core Maths

Core Maths

            Core Maths at Rainhill Sixth Form is a relatively new Level 3 qualification enabling students to develop their mathematics skills and gain UCAS points towards an application to university. The course sits within the A-level...

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Creative Digital Media Production

Creative Digital Media Production

            Students who choose to study Creative Digital Media Production will enjoy developing practical skills as well as studying approaches used in media production.     Students can expect the following as part of their...

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Dance

Dance

            BTEC Performing Arts – Dance at Rainhill Sixth Form aims to engage, inspire and challenge you with a breadth of performance and technical content.   You will work both practically and theoretically covering a range of...

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Fashion & Clothing

Fashion & Clothing

            Fashion & Clothing at Rainhill Sixth Form is ideally suited to learners with preference for practical, rather than theoretical learning. The course is tailored towards specific career areas and with a focus on creativity....

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Health and Social Care

Health and Social Care

          The aim of this course is to develop skills required for employment and for University. By completing this qualification you are providing yourself with a unique platform that gives you the knowledge and skills for a specialist...

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ICT

ICT

        This is a practical and challenging two year programme of study, equivalent to one A level. This course covers general units such as Database Design alongside specialised aspects of information technology, such as website development. ...

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Sport

Sport

The course studies the theory side of sport and recreation as well as looking at practical aspects that could be applied within university degrees or in the world of work. The course covers a wide variety of areas such as sports participation and also the organisation...

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