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Blackfen School for Girls

Blackfen School for Girls

Raising aspirations - releasing potential

Workskills BTEC

Workskills BTEC


Exam board: Edexcel

Why study this subject: 

To develop and engage students  to identify their own skills , talents and strengths.  To prepare them for a successful and enriched future, where they can work and contribute to society around them irrespective of their starting point.


· Developing work-related behaviours

· Developing job application skills

· Understanding types of employment  contract

· Developing interview skills

· Working as part of a team

· Planning for and learning from work placement


How will I be assessed: 

All units are coursework and students must gain a pass grade in each unit

Future course and possible careers:  

College courses 

Level 3 qualifications in sixth form -students must meet entry requirements

Apprenticeships within any industry