Your educational / training options

Do you know what educational and vocational training options are available to you?


Do you fully understand what options are available to you? It is important to know your options and what you can do and at what age. We have created this section to help you and advise you about what your options are.

Year 9 (14-15 years of age)

GCSE

Diploma

Foundation learning tier

Career Search


Use Career Search to find out more about a career that interests you.


Year 10 (15-16 years of age)

Start GCSE's

Start Foundation Diploma

Start Foundation learning tier

Your options


Select your age below to find out what options are available to you.

Year 11 (16-17 years of age)

Finish GCSE's

Start Higher of Advanced Diploma

Start or continue Foundation learning tier

Start an apprenticeship

Start Employment

Start Employment with training

Year 12 (17-18 years of age)

Start AS-levels

Start or continue Higher or Advanced Diploma

Start or continue Further Education (FE)

Start or continue an apprenticeship

Start or continue Employment

Start or continue Employment with training

Year 13 (18-19 years of age)

Start A-levels

Start or continue Higher or Advanced Diploma

Start or continue Further Education (FE)

Start or continue an apprenticeship post 18

Start or continue Employment

Start or continue Employment with training

19+ years of age

Start Higher Education (HE)

Start or continue Further Education (FE)

Start or continue an apprenticeship post 18

Start or continue Employment

Start or continue Employment with training