Level 1 and 2 Vocational Qualifications for years 10 & 11

Vocational Qualifications for GCSE students

ACE offers a variety of BTEC vocational technical awards/certificates at level 1 and level 2. These qualifications form part of the students option choice in year 9 and are delivered at ACE to students in year 10 and/or 11. Technical awards are high quality level 1 and 2 qualifications that provides 14 to 16 year olds with applied knowledge and practical skills.


These vocational qualifications are delivered one day per week; the students attend ACE to undertake their BTEC qualification either at level 1 or level 2. By attending a vocational learning centre the student has the opportunity to experience learning in a more industry style setting. These courses are practical by nature and assessed through a portfolio of evidence.


Our courses are ideal for any students who have a clear idea of which sector they would like to work in and can provide the student with some preparation and practical experience, giving them an advantage by opening doors to further training, college or apprenticeships.


The following subject areas are available:



Motor Vehicle Technology

Hospitality and Catering

Health and Social Care

Public Services

Sport and Leisure

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