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English Course


English Training Courses

Course Description

English courses are available to young people via our 16-18 Headstart Programme and for learners aged.

In addition to this Nova’s Headstart programme can also help you with the following;
• Training to prepare you for college or to get an apprenticeship or a job
• Help with employability skills such as, CV writing and interview skills
• Conï¬ï¿½dence building and team work skills
• Work experience placements


Course Content
As part of the course you will undertake a Functional Skills qualification in English, which will equip you with the practical use of English in everyday life, education and the work place.

English courses are accredited by City and Guilds and are offered at Entry Level, Level 1 and Level 2.

You will be guided through your course by qualified tutors and assessors who will support you in your learning and advise you of onward progression opportunities.

Entry Requirements
Must be aged 16 to 18


Future Opportunities
Further progression may be to a higher level qualification and Functional Skills are a mandatory part of Apprenticeships alongside being seen as a key qualification by employers.


Education, Health & Care Plan
At Nova training we aim to provide training and education for all who can benefit from it, including those with Education, Health & Care Plan. Nova Training believes that all people are of equal value and seeks to promote positive attitudes towards diversity and to eliminate discrimination.


An EHCP replaces Statements of special educational needs (SSEN) and Learning Difficulties Assessments for children and young people with special educational needs.


If you have an EHC Plan or disability and you would like to know more about what we offer at Nova Training, please email us at highneeds@novatraining.co.uk





This activity is part-funded by the European Social Fund (ESF). ESF supports activities to extend employment opportunities and develop a skilled workforce.


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