Short Courses

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This is a 10 week course to help you get back to learning and develop your employability skills, continue to study English and maths and also try out a variety of tasters before deciding what course you would like to progress to or to help you gain a job.


This course has been designed to encourage young people to study a qualification in Employability Skills such as CV writing, job searching, communication skills, and team building. You will develop English and maths skills and also try out a variety of taster sessions.

Subjects at Hall Green campus might include Health & Social Care, Childcare, Travel & Tourism, Hairdressing, Beauty Therapy, Science, Business and IT. This is to help you decide which course you would like to continue to study full time and to give advice and guidance on your best progression routes. There will also be the opportunity to discuss Apprenticeships or other employment opportunities.

Key Areas

Key areas include:

  • Employability skills
  • Vocational tasters
  • Maths
  • English
  • Personal development

Entry Criteria

No formal qualifications are required to do this 10 week course.

What Next

On completion of the 10 week course, you can progress to a course at an appropriate level in your chosen subject offered at Hall Green Campus or other courses at other college campuses.

Course options

  • 2018/19 Part Time Day


    South & City College Birmingham


    Bordesley Green Campus, Digbeth Campus, Hall Green Campus, Bournville Campus

    Mode of attendance

    2018/19 Part Time Day


    Please contact the college for days of the week

    Age range Start Fees Duration Further information
    16-18 January | 2018/19 - Short (<24 Weeks) Any course under level 4 for 16-18 year olds is likely to be free.
    19-23 January | 2018/19 £225.00 Short (<24 Weeks) -
    24+ January | 2018/19 Please contact the college for fee information Short (<24 Weeks) -
    Hours Per Week Study Details Minimum Age Average Class Size Max Class Size Material Fees International Fees
    - - 16 - - 0.00 0.00

    Leisure Program Fees Further Information International Comments
    0.00 - -
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