Getting Starting

Steps you need to take to decide on your options

To get started

  • Have you done your research on all the different types of careers?
  • Have you engaged in all the resources available to you in school and beyond?
  • Have you chosen what type of study will lead you to your career goals?

Do you know the difference between the following?

  • A-levels
  • T-levels
  • Apprenticeships
  • Traineeships
  • University Technical Colleges (UTCs)

Choosing A-levels

T-levels

Apprenticeships

Traineeships

University Technical Colleges (UTCs)

Applying to our Local Colleges

Bury College

Holy Cross Sixth Form College

  • Holy Cross Sixth Form College website
  • Bury College Virtual tour video

Tips for preparing  your applications

  • Writing a personal statement 
Tips Personla Statement FE