A New Vocational Courses Resource
This is aimed specifically at those learners who might consider doing VCEs has been developed and released by the Vocational Learning Support Programme (VLSP), run for the DfES by LSN, the Learning and Skills Network. It is an interactive tool, helping those young people about to enter the 16-19 phase to find out what vocational qualifications are, why they should study them and what studying a vocational qualification involves. The pages have guides to preparing for employment and information on general employment sectors (such as hospitality or sport and leisure), as well as links to the Connexions website and other key contacts.
(Taken and adapted from SLIM-lines Vol.11 No.8)
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