Learning Support Unit

Award in Vocational Skills

PWB-01-18

Course details

The Award in Vocational Skills is a programme of study following the MCAST Award in Vocational Skills – Introductory A that helps students with learning disabilities / learning difficulties consolidate the skills necessary to gain and maintain employment or to further their education.

Students will have the opportunity to further their studies in the vocational area chosen in the MCAST Award in Vocational Skills – Introductory A, which are Hospitality, Office Skills, and Production and Retail. They will also focus on Key Skills which include Maltese, English, Mathematics, PSHE, IT, and Daily Living and Community Skills. A work placement experience in industry is also provided according to the vocational area being studied.

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Level 1

1 year full-time

MCAST Award in Vocational Skills – Introductory A

Adaptation to both class-based and community-based learning to be ascertained through the previous year

Commitment to prospective employment.