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Taster Sessions

We are happy to offer a taster day package bespoke to you and your students. Our subject staff are on hand to deliver interactive taster sessions and you are also welcome to select any of our engagement activities to be delivered on the day. We are happy to arrange separate Taster Days if you have specific requirements.

TitleDescriptionYear GroupDurationSession TypeGatsby Benchmarks
What Career?Worried about your GCSE results? Let us explore what you can do with your GCSE grades, the good news is lots! We can explore the different levels and qualifications, and understand what they mean, to get you on your chosen career pathway.60 minsInteractive activity
What Next?Worried about your GCSE results? Let us explore what you can do with your GCSEs grades, the good news is lots! We can explore the different levels and qualifications, understand what they mean, to get you on your chosen career pathway.60 minsPresentation
FE and MeVocational or academic? Learn about our course offer and make the right choice for you.30 minsPresentation
T-Levels Insights SessionT Levels are a new two-year Level 3 technical programme that will sit alongside apprenticeships and A Levels within a reformed skills training system, primarily aimed at 16-18 learnersYear 10-11FlexiblePresentation, IAG
A day in the life of a CANDI learnerThis 60-minute session is designed to give students a taste of what it would be like to study at CONEL. The session takes place at our centres and is interactive, they allow students the opportunity to ask questions, experience college facilities and discover first-hand what it is like to be a learner at CONEL.60 minsPresentation
CANDI XtraWorried about your GCSE results? Let us explore what you can do with your GCSE grades, the good news is lots! We can explore the different levels and qualifications, and understand what they mean, to get you on your chosen career pathway.60 minsPresentation and activities
A day in the life of a CONEL learnerWorried about your GCSE results? Let us explore what you can do with your GCSEs grades, the good news is lots! We can explore the different levels and qualifications, and understand what they mean, to get you on your chosen career pathway.
Student LifeThis interactive taster will give students an insight into a day in the life of a college student. Students will explore our on-site facilities, work placement and volunteer opportunities along with all the added perks.Flexible60 minsTaster5, 7
Exploring FE CoursesThis session gives students an insight into vocational study and academic courses that we offer.Year 9-1130 minsPresentation, Q&A2, 5, 7
Careers QuizThis fun-filled interactive session walks students through a careers quiz, identifying key skills that they have and how these are linked to different careers using the START profile.Year 10-1160 minsInteractive activity2, 3, 4, 7
Sell Yourself / Mock InterviewsAn engaging workshop which encourages students to recognise their skills, strengths and aspirations. Through a series of activities, students will learn the do’s and don’ts when producing a CV or personal statement. We understand how daunting an interview can be! This is why we offer a variety of mock interviews, which can be adapted for different job sectors/university interviews.Year 10-1160 minsInteractive activity2, 3, 7
Results Day SupportAn informal advice session to reassure students and tackle any pre-results anxiety. The session will advise students on what to do if they don’t get the results they expect and where to go for support.Year 11FlexibleIAG8

For more information or to book one of the above sessions please email the School Liaison team at schoolliaison@capitalccg.ac.uk or visit us at one of our Open Days.

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