These programmes have been developed to support the growing interest in work experience as a part of learners' career development and employability. They are designed to integrate cutting-edge theory and practice, and offer continued professional development to a wide range of staff involved in student work experience.
The courses enable practitioners to develop their knowledge and skills in relation to the following key areas of professional practice:
- Working with students and employers as users of the service, with particular reference to supporting work-related learning
- Working with educational institutions to establish links between the curriculum and student work experience
- The operational and strategic management of services to support work-related learning, in the current policy context
Qualifications available in this area are: