Certificate in Vocational Skills

Course Code: PW-01-19G

Course Duration: 2 Years Full-time

Course Description (English)

The Certificate in Vocational Skills is a structured programme of study that helps students with learning disabilities / learning difficulties acquire the skills necessary to gain and maintain employment or to further their education. During the course students are required to participate in weekly supervised work placements both within the College and in different workplaces. Students will have the opportunity to experience work in three vocational areas, namely Hospitality Studies, Office Skills and also Production and Retail Work. Key skills and life skills subjects also form part of the syllabus.

Course Description (Malti)

Iċ-Ċertifikat fil-Ħiliet Vokazzjonali huwa programm ta’ studju strutturat biex jgħin studenti li għandhom diżabilità / diffikultajiet fit-tagħlim jiksbu l-ħiliet neċessarji biex jakkwistaw u jżommu impjieg jew biex ikomplu bl-istudji tagħhom. Matul dan il-kors l-istudenti huma mistennija li kull ġimgħa jipparteċipaw f’work placements taħt superviżjoni, kemm fi ħdan il-Kulleġġ kif ukoll f’postijiet oħra tax-xogħol. L-istudenti jkollhom l-opportunità li jesperjenzaw xogħol fi tliet oqsma vokazzjonali, li huma l-Istudji flOspitalità, il-Ħiliet talUffiċċju, kif ukoll Xogħol ta’ Produzzjoni u Bejgħ. Is-sillabu jinkludi wkoll suġġetti tal-ħiliet ewlenin u ħiliet għall-ħajja.

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Entry Requirements

Finished Compulsory Education, documented by the SSC&P (Secondary School Certificate and Profile) Applicants are required to: Present a recent psychological report (issued no more than 3 years before date of application) and school reports including most recent Individual Education Plan (IEP) Adapt to both class-based and community-based learning (to be ascertained through a 3-day workshop at MCAST, attendance for which is compulsory) Commitment to prospective employment.

Other Entry Requirements

Applicants may be asked to sit for an Interview.

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