New College Swindon is the first provider in Swindon and Wiltshire to offer these exciting new qualifications from Sept 2021! Developed with employers, they provide the practical skills and knowledge that employers want. They include an extended industry placement of at least 315 hours, so there is 80% classroom time and 20% workplace time. We offer T Levels in Digital Production, Design and Development; Education and Childcare; Health; and Science – Laboratory Sciences.
No, this is not possible The T Level is equivalent to a three A Level programme, plus the extended placement requirement makes this a complete qualification.
You will need to have achieved grade 4 or above at GCSE English Language and Maths.
Yes, we have a dedicated Employability Team who will help to arrange this placement. There is also additional support for travel and resources costs.
They are 45 days across the two year qualification or 315-420 hours. The exception to this is Education and Childcare which is 700 hours.
We currently envisage that there will a 2-4 weeks block placement at the end of Year 1 with the remainder taking place across Year 2, either in block format or undertaken on a regular basis.