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 Real Skills for Work

If you have missed out on your grades, Real Skills for Work could be a great entry point for you to develop skills to help you progress to the next stage of your studies.

There is a choice of vocational subjects that are combined with work-related qualifications and work experience placements, to help you work more confidently with others. You will also be allocated a personal tutor to ensure you get the support you need throughout your course.

You will study: team building, English and maths, social skills, and dedicated units in your chosen course.
You will be allocated a Personal Tutor to help support you throughout the course and you will develop social and communication skills along with your knowledge of English, Maths, and IT.

Case studies

Riccardo Cardoso

The Real Skills for Work course has changed me - it has made me more mature, confident and focused on my goals. Read more...

Harry Coshever

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Department news

The Amy Winehouse Foundation Resilience Programme visit Boston College

The Amy Winehouse Foundation in partnership with Addaction visited Boston College’s Real Skills for Work students to deliver their Resilience Programme, aimed at Drug and Alcohol awareness and prevention

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