Vocational Education in Schools

Vocational skills training opportunities that are specific to a particular occupation or sector are available as part of the entitlements contained within a Curriculum for Excellence – Building a Curriculum 4 – Skills for Learning, Skills for Life, Skills for Work

How does this work in North Ayrshire Council?

As part of the senior phase offer in North Ayrshire schools, vocational training is offered in a school setting and/or in partnership with Ayrshire College.  These courses are offered in a variety of ways eg, half day release etc and form part of the Learner Pathway in the senior phase.

Here are some links to examples vocational training programmes delivered in school

Garnock Campus Voc Ed in school case study

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