From the start of the 2022-23 academic year Expanse Learning will be introducing vocational courses at our new Vocational Centre located at our school in Wigan (ELWS). Students will be able to follow programmes in Construction multi trades, including joinery, plastering, Painting and Decorating, Land Based Studies and Horticulture.
Existing students at our school will have the opportunity in KS4 to study for qualifications in these areas. Students in KS3 will have opportunities to undertake tasters and spend time in the vocational areas as part of their Design Technology timetable, careers programme, specific projects related to subjects such as Art and for therapeutic interventions.
Students in partner schools and those who attend our college sites across the borough will also be able to access the vocational courses through our Alternative Education Programmes of study, please contact the school reception on 01942 877715 or firstname.lastname@example.org to make enquiries related to daily costs and availability.
- BTEC Level 1 Introductory in Land Based Studies
- BTEC Level 1 Introductory in Construction