We offer a variety of different options for school-leavers.
Study 16+ college courses in Brighton, Shoreham or Worthing
We run a wide variety of full-time courses focused on providing the practical skills and experience required for your chosen career. On completion, you can progress into employment or go on to study at university. Find out more about our tailored study programmes here.
Scroll down to see what courses we run at each of our five campuses.
Apprenticeships are a fantastic way of learning whilst working during which you will be employed by a professional company in a real job. We are a major provider of apprenticeships in the South East and we have extensive contacts across key industries. Find out more here.
National 16-18 performance tables show the point value given to all qualifications in schools and colleges so you can compare qualifications of a different level, size and grading system. These are accessible on the government website.
Information for parents and carers
We know that understanding all the options available to your child are confusing so we've produced a parents' and carers' guide to help you navigate all the different options. Click here to find out more.
Inclusion courses for students with additional support needs
We offer an excellent inclusion programme, which is suitable for students with mild to moderate learning difficulties, mental health concerns, additional support needs or those without qualifications.
Extended Project Qualification (EPQ)
If you're a Level 3 student, the Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) is a great opportunity to develop your knowledge in a subject area that interests you. It's a self-guided project that you have the flexibility to study alongside your full-time course.
The EPQ is a standalone qualification that's valued by universities. Upon completion, your EPQ grade will count towards your overall UCAS Tariff points.
We also offer a Level 3 Core Maths qualification which builds on your skills developed at GCSE level. It includes finance topics that are useful for life and work and is designed to help you explore, enjoy and succeed in maths.
Prince's Trust Programme
A free course available throughout the year that enables you to develop your communication, leadership and teamwork skills through projects in the community.
Courses at Central Brighton Campus
Have you MET your future?
Our mission is to encourage young people to envisage their future working selves, to help them turn their passions into professions through technical and professional education and help fill the UK skills gap!
Not sure what course is right for you?
We've produced a short animation to talk you through the different courses and qualifications available to you.