Options for Post-16

Options for Post-16

What's it all about?

Things may be slowly getting back to normal but we are still offering the same opportunity for our students to look at lots of information from a range of providers, in order to help them make their decision of where their next steps may take them.

 

Take a look below at the Post-16 Providers who we work closely with across the year and who are part of our ever-growing community.

 

 

What do you think?

Click here to take the Student Questionnaire about our Post-16 options.

Click here to take the Parent Questionnaire. 

Carmel College

Carmel is a Catholic Sixth Form College welcoming students of all faiths and from all backgrounds. The college is rated Outstanding by Ofsted and has a reputation for offering a range of high quality A Level, BTEC and Foundation Learning Courses.

 

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Cronton Sixthform College

Ensuring that every student reaches their full potential is at the heart of everything at Cronton Sixth Form.

Their Centres of Excellence in STEM, Sport, and Performing Arts are thriving and they're building on the exciting partnerships in these areas which currently exist with Oxford, Cambridge and a range of prestigious universities, the NHS, The Royal Society, Sci-Tech Daresbury Science and Innovation Centre and many more.

 

Find out more

  • Visit their website
  • Call 0151 257 2022 or email courses@cronton.ac.uk
  • Open Event dates:
    • Wednesday 13th October 2021, 5.30pm – 7.30pm
    • Thursday 14th October 2021, 5.30pm – 7.30pm
    • Tuesday 9th November 2021, 5.30pm – 7.30pm
    • Wednesday 16th February 2022, 5.30pm – 7.30pm
  • Virtual Zoom Open Event: Monday, 4th October 2021, 5.00-7.00pm
  • Application link
  • Apply online before Friday 29th January for Vocational Courses

 

Riverside College

At Riverside College they believe in the power of education to enhance and transform people’s lives. They are a college which strives to be outstanding in everything we do and this ethos is reflected in our outstanding 100% pass rates, exceptional league table position and our partnerships with local, national and global organisations.

 

Find out more

  • Visit their website
  • Call 0151 257 2800 or email courses@riverside.ac.uk
  • Open event dates:
    • Tuesday 16th November 2021, 5pm – 7pm
    • Wednesday 9th March 2022, 5pm – 7pm
    • Tuesday 7th June 2022, 5pm – 7pm
  • Application link
  • Apply online before Friday 29th January

 

St Helens College

St Helens College caters for students of all ages, studying at all levels. They provide courses and training to around 8,000 students across two main sites, the Town Centre Campus and the STEM Centre, Technology Campus. Their courses include BTEC Vocational programmes and Apprenticeships across a wide range of areas.

Our Virtual Open Event platform is still live for applicants to explore. Students can access is online any time by visiting www.sthelens.ac.uk/virtual-open-event. The platform is great for students that are still unsure on their chosen course and may want to explore course information, student successes and learn more around the entry requirements for each course.

 

Find out more

  • Visit their website 
  • Call 0800 99 66 99 or 01744 733766 or email admissions@sthelens.ac.uk
  • Open Event dates:
    • Thursday, 7th October 2021, 5-7pm
    • Thursday, 18th November 2021, 5-7pm
    • Thursday, 10th February 2022, 5-7pm
    • Thursday, 23rd June 2022, 5-7pm
  • Applications open from 1st October and they have no close date but recommend you apply before March 2022. 

 

Cowley Sixth Form College

Cowley Sixth Form is a popular Sixth Form College attracting students from schools across the borough and beyond. Student happiness is of paramount importance. 

The College is an inclusive Sixth Form and a place where students form life-long friendships. Through the numerous clubs and enrichment activities on offer, as well as through our break-out spaces and landscaped grounds, there is ample opportunity to socialise and make friends with other students who have similar interests to you. 

Find out more

  • Visit their website
  • Call 01744 678030
  • Open Event dates:
    Thursday 23rd September 2021, 5-8pm
    Thursday 18th November 2021, 5-8pm
  • Application link

 

LLS

LLS offer course such as Sports Industry Course – Level 3 Extended BTEC Diploma in Sport (equivalent to three A levels) – requires five GCSEs and equivalent at grade 4-9 and Football Industry Course - Level 3 Extended BTEC Diploma in Sport, combined with full time training schedule and competitive fixtures with Chorley FC.

Find out more

  • Visit their website
  • Call 0151 294 322, email yourfuture@llsonline.uk or find them on Socials @LLSOnline
  • Application link.

 

The British Army

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RAF Virtual Event Access All Areas

In association with World Space Week, join the RAF for an interactive, FREE virtual experience, and explore their exciting opportunities!

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Royal Navy/Marines

There are various levels of apprenticeships and career opportunities available with the Royal Navy and Marines, along with sponsorship opportunities for A-level scholarships and University bursaries.

Find out more

  • Visit their website
  • Call 0345607 5555 or Live Chat is available here. Local careers offices are also available.
  • Application link. Applications are taken all-year-round. 

 

Edge Hill University

For most courses Edge Hill University ask for a minimum of 5 GCSE's grades 4 and above, including Maths and English. They accept both A-Levels and BTEC's or a mixture of both and They ask for different grades or UCAS points depending on the course you are looking at.

To find out more about Edge Hill University click here.

 

Find out more

  • Visit their website
  • Call 01695 650950 or get in contact with the Course Enquiries Team here.
  • Virtual Events can be found here.
  • Application link. 

 

Liverpool Hope University

Liverpool Hope University offers Undergraduate degrees, Undergraduate degrees with foundation year, Masters, PGCEs, PGDEs and Other Postgraduate courses.

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Liverpool John Moores University

Liverpool John Moores University offer over 199 undergraduate degree programmes with a large variety of degree programmes including Sport Science, Law, Nursing, Criminology, Psychology, Fashion, Engineering (many different types) and Computing programmes, Forensic Science and Media/Film programmes to name just a few.

What degree should you go for?

 

Find out more

  • Visit their website
  • Call 0151 231 5090 or email courses@ljmu.ac.uk
  • Virtual Events and more details can be found here.

 

LMA - Love Media.Love Music.Love Arts.

At LMA, they offer a wide range of Level 3 and BA (Hons) degrees in media, music and performing arts. Delivered at an incredibly high standard of tuition. The LMA family prides itself on the quality of its staff and teaching professionals, resulting in the best opportunities for students as they strive to become industry experts themselves.

Studying at LMA is very different to other music, performing arts and media institutions. At LMA, not only do you get academic support, but our expert team of advisors are on hand to help your personal growth and development, ensuring that you are ready for a career in your chosen art. At LMA, not only do you gain a degree, you develop and enhance the passion needed for a successful career in the creative sectors.

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