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Contents                                                                                                                                    Decoration and
                                                                                                                                            maintenance
                                                                                                                                                                      Business and
                                                                                                                                                                      professional/ Leisure   East Brighton                       77
                                                                                                                                                                      and hobby

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                    MET?.....................................2       Courses..........................................................17
                                                                      Courses..........................................................17   Dressmaking and
                                                                                                                                                                      Leisure and hobby       Broadwater                          102
Where
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                                                                                  information..................................129          embroidery
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                                                                                     course......................................130                                                          Central Brighton                    23
Higher
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        Education.............................................9      Enrolling
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                                                                                       course...................................132                                   Business and
                                                                                                                                            Education and training                            Broadwater                          84
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               employers..................................10         Applying
                                                                      Applyingforforaacourse...................................133
                                                                                       course...................................133                                   professional
Apprenticeships.............................................12
 Apprenticeships.............................................12      Course
                                                                      Courseconditions........................................135
                                                                               conditions........................................135                                                          West Durrington                     106
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                                  students................14         College
                                                                      Collegeservices...........................................136
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          doors...............................................16     Prince’s
                                                                      Prince’sTrust................................................138
                                                                                Trust................................................138    Electrical installation                           East Brighton                       75
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                                                                                                                                                                      Business and
                                                                                                                                                                                              Broadwater                          88
                                                                                                                                            Engineering               professional
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          course                                                                                                                                                      Leisure and hobby       Broadwater                          103

                                                                                                                                            English and               Business and            Central Brighton                    43
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                                                                                Brighton                    47
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                                                                                                                                            mathematics               professional            Broadwater                          93
 Education
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                                       Professional                    Broadwater
                                                                        Broadwater                          95
                                                                                                             95
                                                                                                                                                                      Business and            Central Brighton                    44
                                      Business
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                                                                        CentralBrighton
                                                                                Brighton                    18
                                                                                                             18                             ESOL
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                                      Professional
                                       Professional                    Broadwater
                                                                        Broadwater                          82
                                                                                                             82
                                      Business
                                       Businessand
                                                and                                                                                                                                           Central Brighton                    68
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          maintenance                                                  Shoreham
                                                                        ShorehamAirport
                                                                                 Airport                    126
                                                                                                             126                                                      Business and
                                      Professional
                                       Professional                                                                                         European languages                                Broadwater                          104
                                                                                                                                                                      professional
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                                       Leisureand
                                               andhobby
                                                   hobby               Broadwater
                                                                        Broadwater                          99
                                                                                                             99                                                                               West Durrington                     123

                                      Business
                                       Businessand
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                                                                        CentralBrighton
                                                                                Brighton                    28
                                                                                                             28                                                       Business and
                                                                                                                                            Filmmaking                                        Central Brighton                    59
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                                       Professional                                                                                                                   professional
                                                                       West
                                                                       WestDurrington
                                                                            Durrington                      110
                                                                                                             110
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                                                                        CentralBrighton
                                                                                Brighton                    52
                                                                                                             52                             History                   Leisure and hobby       Central Brighton                    64

                                      Leisure
                                       Leisureand
                                               andhobby
                                                   hobby               Broadwater
                                                                        Broadwater                          101
                                                                                                             101                                                      Business and            Central Brighton                    25
                                                                                                                                            IT and computing
                                                                       West
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                                                                            Durrington                      112
                                                                                                             112                                                      professional            Broadwater                          87

                                      Business
                                       Businessand
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                                                                        CentralBrighton
                                                                                Brighton                    31
                                                                                                             31                                                       Business and
                                                                                                                                            Graphic and web design                            Central Brighton                    26
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                                                                       Broadwater
                                                                        Broadwater                          90
                                                                                                             90
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                                                                       Central
                                                                        CentralBrighton
                                                                                Brighton                    62
                                                                                                             62                             Hairdressing and          Business and
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                                                   hobby                                                                                    barbering                 professional            Broadwater                          92
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                                                                        Broadwater                          98
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                                                                                                             70                             Mobile air conditioning                           Shoreham Airport                    126
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                                                                                                             20                             Motor vehicle
                                                                                                                                                                      Leisure and hobby       Central Brighton                    78
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                                       Professional                    Broadwater
                                                                        Broadwater                          86
                                                                                                             86                             maintenance

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                                                                        EastBrighton
                                                                             Brighton                       73
                                                                                                             73                                                       Business and
                                      Business
                                       Businessand
                                                and                                                                                                                                           West Durrington                     108
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                                                                                                                                                                      Leisure and hobby       Central Brighton                    59
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                                                   hobby               Broadwater
                                                                        Broadwater                          103
                                                                                                             103
                                                                                                                                            Photography and                                   Central Brighton                    60
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                                                                                Brighton                    30
                                                                                                             30                                                       Leisure and hobby
                                                                                                                                            digital arts                                      West Durrington                     122
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                                       Professional                    West
                                                                       WestDurrington
                                                                            Durrington                      107
                                                                                                             107
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                                                   hobby               West
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                                                                            Durrington                      124
                                                                                                             124                            Plumbing                                          East Brighton                       76
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                                                                                Brighton                    21
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                                      Professional
                                       Professional                    Broadwater
                                                                        Broadwater                          83
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                                                and                    Central
                                                                        CentralBrighton
                                                                                Brighton                    22
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                                                                                                             84                                                                               Central Brighton..............................................17
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                                                                       Central
                                                                        CentralBrighton
                                                                                Brighton                    58
                                                                                                             58                             Browse by campus                                  Broadwater, Worthing......................................81
                                                                       Broadwater
                                                                        Broadwater                          100
                                                                                                             100                                                                              West Durrington, Goring-by-Sea....................105
                                                                                                                                                                                              Shoreham Airport..........................................125
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Why choose the MET?                                                                                       Where are our campuses?

                                                                                                          West
                                                                                                          Durrington   Broadwater
                                                                                                                       Campus                                                              East Campus
                                                                                                          Campus
                                                      Facilities for students

                                                                                                                                                                                     BRIGHTON
                                                                 Access to quality teaching                                                                                          STATION
                                                                 resources, rooms and studios

                                                                                                                                             SHOREHAM-BY-
                                                                 Online access to course documents,                                          SEA STATION
                                                                                                                           WORTHING
Over 150 years of innovation                                     resources and study support                               STATION
                                                                                                           GORING-BY-SEA
and expertise                                                                                              STATION

Greater Brighton Metropolitan College (MET) was                  Library and computing facilities at
created from the merger of City College Brighton                 all campuses
and Northbrook College. It draws on 150 years of                                                                             Shoreham Airport Campus                            Central Campus
heritage, history and experience.
                                                                 Access to our student services,
We operate across five campuses in Brighton,                     including career advice and
Shoreham and Worthing, and teach around 7,500                    additional learning support                                                           Central Brighton Campus: Pelham Street,
adult learners.                                                                                                                                        Brighton BN1 4FA

                                                                                                                                                       A five-minute walk from Brighton station and two
Our experienced teaching staff are passionate                    Cafés and coffee bars offering a                                                      minutes from London Road bus stops.
about their areas of expertise and are committed to              wide range of reasonably-priced
helping you to attain your learning goals and meet               meals, snacks and drinks
your personal aims.                                                                                                                                    East Brighton Campus: Wilson Avenue,
                                                                                                                                                       Brighton BN2 5PB
                                                                 Hair and beauty salons (Central                                                       A free minibus runs between Central and East
    Professional                                                 Brighton and Broadwater) offering                                                     Brighton Campuses regularly. The Campus is also
                                Hobby
                                                                 exceptional value (open to the public)                                                served by two local bus routes, and free onsite
                                                                                                                                                       parking is also available.

                   Courses                                       Access to full-equipped gyms
                COURSES                                                                                                                                Broadwater Campus: Broadwater Road,
                                                                 (East Brighton and Broadwater)
                                                                                                                                                       Worthing BN14 8HJ
      Leisure                                                                                                                                          A 15-minute walk from Worthing station and
                          Business                               Onsite travel agency                                                                  served by local bus routes. Limited student parking
                                                                 (Central Brighton)                                                                    is also available.

                                                                                                                                                       West Durrington Campus: Littlehampton Road,
A wide variety of courses run                                    Free minibus between Central                                                          Worthing BN12 6NU
throughout the year                                              and East Brighton campuses
                                                                                                                                                       A five-minute walk from Goring-by-Sea station and
                                                                                                                                                       served by local bus routes. Free student parking is
Whether you want to achieve a professional                                                                                                             also available onsite.
certification or try out a new hobby, we have a
course for you.
                                                      More details on our                                                                              Shoreham Airport Campus: Shoreham-by-Sea
                                                                                                                                                       BN43 5FF
We run a wide range of courses, scheduled to
accommodate busy lives. With this in mind, we
                                                      course-specific facilities
                                                                                                                                                       Served by a local bus route. Free onsite parking
offer part-time and evening options, with courses
starting at various points throughout the year.
                                                      on page 4.                                                                                       is also available.

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College facilities
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Whatever your chosen subject, we have the facilities to ensure you get the most out of your
learning experience.

Central Brighton Campus

Art and photography studios                                METRO Hair and Beauty Salon
Our studios provide the ideal atmosphere to be             Our professional salon offers a wide range of
creative. We have well-equipped and spacious art           hair and beauty treatments to the public. Hair and
studios, and an onsite art supplies shop. We also          beauty students work in the salon, gaining valuable
have top-of-the-range digital facilities and traditional   work experience.
darkrooms, as well as a video studio.

                                                           Computer suites
Kitchens and restaurant                                    We have a number of Mac and PC suites, each
We have four industry-standard training kitchens, as       with industry-standard software and hardware,
well as a working restaurant that is run by catering       such as the Adobe suite and A1 Giclee Inkjet
and hospitality students and is open to the public.        printing facilities.

                                                                         METRO
                                                                         HAIR & BEAUTY SALON
                                                                                                                 East Brighton Campus

                                                                                                                 Construction and Trades Centre
                                                                                                                 Our new £9million centre opened in September
                                                                                                                 2017, with specialist facilities for carpentry,
                                                                                                                 electrical, multi-trades, painting and decorating,
                                                                                                                 and plumbing.

                                                                                                                 Motor vehicle workshop
                                                                                                                 Our state-of-the art 446 sqm motor vehicle
                                                                                                                 workshop benefits from the latest diagnostic
                                                                                                                 MOT-standard equipment, and access to a full
                                                                                                                 engineering workshop.

                                                                                                                 Music studios
                                                                                                                 We have music recording and performance
                                                                                                                 studios, as well as a Mac suite with professional
                                                                                                                 music software. There is also a synthesiser lab with
                                                                                                                 booths, and film and games sound booths.

                                                                                                                 Sports
                                                                                                                 Our fully-equipped gym includes all the latest
                                                                                                                 cardiovascular exercise and weights machines. We
                                                                                                                 also have a boxing ring and training facilities. Onsite
                                                                                                                 there are also two full-size all-weather pitches,
                                                                                                                 grass sports fields and an indoor sports hall (within
                                                                                                                 Stanley Deason Leisure Centre).

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College facilities
                                                          Broadwater Campus

West Durrington Campus
                                                          Engineering and trades workshops
                                                          We have state-of-the-art machinery for general,
Art and photography studios                               mechanical and electronic engineering, including
Our photography studios have specialist lighting,         3D printers, robotos, lathes, vertical and
an infinity wall and darkrooms.                           horizontal milling machines, drilling machines and
                                                          welding equipment. We also have computer labs
Theatre and performance arts                              with the latest computer hardware and software.
We have make-up and rehearsal studios, along
with a fully operational theatre, with fly tower and      METRO Hair and Beauty Salon
professional lighting/sound equipment.
                                                          Our professional salon offers a wide range of

                                                                                                                         METRO
                                                          hair and beauty treatments to the public. Hair
Music studios                                             and beauty students work in the salon, gaining
Alongside state-of-the-art recording studios, we          valuable work experience.
also have a suite of music live rooms and control
rooms.
                                                                                                                         HAIR & BEAUTY SALON
                                                          Computing suites
Textile workshops                                         We have the latest hardware and technologies,
Our facilities include traditional and digital printing   including Intel I7 PCs with 16GB RAM and 2TB
machinery and equipment, a dye lab, knitting and          hard drives.
sewing resources, electronic pattern cutting, laser
cutting and 3D printer.

Craft studios
We have specialist workshops for wood, metal,
ceramics, plaster, resin and plastics.
                                                                                                               Shoreham Airport Campus
Kitchens and restaurant
Our on-campus restaurant and bistro are run by                                                                 Our Shoreham Airport Campus is specialised
our hospitality and catering students, and are                                                                 for teaching aeronautical, automobile and
open to the public - providing a real work training                                                            motorsport engineering.
environment.
                                                                                                               Aeronautical
                                                                                                               The hanger houses several aircraft, as well as
                                                                                                               engines and components.

                                                                                                               Motor vehicle workshop
                                                                                                               We have a range of vehicles, engines and
                                                                                                               state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment.

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Higher Education

    The MET’s high-quality, professionally-focused         Some of our higher education courses are offered
    undergraduate courses equip students with the skills   part-time and suited to mature students. See our
    needed to succeed in a variety of industries.          part-time Fine Art degree on page 110, Music
                                                           degrees on page 108 and Engineering HNC
    Our foundation degree and Higher National Diploma      on page 88.
    (HND) courses blend academic and work-related
    learning, and cover the key knowledge and skills       We also offer one-year Access to Higher Education
    employers are looking for. Studied over two            diplomas in a range of subjects. These courses
    years, these courses use a variety of methods          are designed for students who wish to progress
    including placements, industry-related teaching and    to university but do not have the required formal
    assessment, and career planning.                       qualifications. Please see page 47 for Central
                                                           Brighton courses and page 95 for courses at
    All Foundation Degree courses are validated by the     Broadwater Campus, Worthing.
    University of Brighton, and students have access to
    some of their services, such as membership to the
    Students’ Union.
                                                           Thank you for creating an environment
    At the end of a foundation degree or HND, students     where we can ‘grow’ with the support
    can choose either to graduate and find employment,
    or progress to a one year top-up course which leads
                                                           and inspiration of the tutors.
    to a full Bachelor’s Degree with Honours.              Frances Robinson, BA Fine Art

       Subjects available

                    Business                                           Media and photography

                    Fashion and textiles                               Motorsport

                    Fine art                                           Music

                    Games design                                       Teaching

                    Graphics and illustration                          Theatre arts performance

                    Hospitality (Events)                               Theatre design and production

              More details: please visit our website for specific course details, including
              entry requirements and which campus the course is taught at.
              gbmc.ac.uk/university

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Services for employers

Our dedicated team offer an extensive range of high-quality business skills, industry-focused qualifications
and bespoke training opportunities to help individuals and businesses enhance their efficiency and
effectiveness - and gain that much sought after competitive edge in today’s challenging market.

Centre for Leadership                                   Bespoke training

The College’s Centre for Leadership was                 Our Training Advisers can work with you to deliver
established to meet local organisations’ training       the bespoke training and development needs
requirements relevant to their individual business      of your business within the time and budgetary
needs. We will work with you to design and deliver      constraints you might have.
training that ensures your employees develop and
adapt, in turn contributing to the success of
your organisation.
                                                        Distance learning
Training programmes include:
                                                        Your employees can gain valuable knowledge and
                                                        accredited qualifications in their area of work or to
  • Assertiveness                                       support their ongoing CPD.
  • Building and leading teams
  • Conflict resolution                                   • Delivered through online or paper-based
  • Customer service excellence                             workbooks
  • Interview and selection                               • Study in their own time
  • Planning and conducting appraisals                    • A dedicated personal tutor provides
                                                            feedback on assessments and support from
  • Presentation skills
                                                            induction to completion
  • Stress management
                                                          • No exams or end tests
  • Transformational leadership
  • Leadership and Management Academy
    programme

                                                                                                                Rooms for hire
                                                                                                                Whether you need a space for
                                                                                                                company training, a meeting or a
                                                                                                                presentation - large or small - we can
                                                                                                                accommodate your needs.

                                                                                                                Find out more
                                                                                                                Visit our website:
                                                                                                                gbmc.ac.uk/employers

                                                                                                                Get in touch
                                                                                                                01903 273 732
                                                                                                                business.solutions@gbmc.ac.uk

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Apprenticeships                                                                                                                   Digital/IT                                                       Leisure, Travel and Tourism
                                                                                                                                  Data Analyst                                                     Activity Leadership
                                                                                                                                  Digital Marketer                                                 Leisure Operations
                                                                                                                                  Digital Marketing                                                Leisure Management
                                                                                                                                  Infrastructure Technician                                        Exercise and Fitness
                                                                                                                                  IT Application Specialist
                                                                                                                                  IT, Software, Web and Telecoms Professionals                     Management/Leadership
                                                                                                                                  Software Developer                                               Leadership and Management
                                                                                                                                  Software Development Technician                                  Management
                                                                                                                                                                                                   Operations/Departmental Manager
                                                                                                                                  Engineering/Manufacturing/Electrical                             Team Leader/Supervisor
                                                                                                                                  Electrical and Electronic Engineering                            Team Leading
                                                                                                                                  Electrical Installation
                                                                                                                                  Engineering Technician                                           Sales and Telesales
                                                                                                                                  Maintenance and Operations
Apprenticeships are a fantastic way to                  Become an apprentice                                                      Engineering Technician                                           Project management
gain a nationally recognised qualification              Please contact 01903 273126 (Worthing) or                                 Performance Engineering Operations                               Associate Project Manager
and valuable skills whilst working. We                  01273 667788 ext 2529 (Brighton) or email:                                Mechanical                                                       Project Management
are a major provider of apprenticeships                 apprenticeship.team@gbmc.ac.uk.
in the South East, helping employers                                                                                              Hairdressing/Barbering                                           Supporting Teaching and Learning
to find the right apprentice for their                  Recruit an apprentice                                                     Barbering                                                        School Business Professional
business or upskill existing employees,                 If you are an employer and are looking to recruit an                      Hairdressing                                                     Specialist Support for Teaching and Learning
and supporting individuals to succeed.                  apprentice, please contact 01903 273732 or email
                                                        business.solutions@gbmc.ac.uk. We will book you an                                                                                         Support Teaching and Learning
                                                        appointment with one of our Specialist Skills Advisers                    Health and Social Care                                           Supporting Teaching and Learning
                                                        to discuss your company’s requirements.                                   Adult Care Worker                                                in Physical Education
                                                                                                                                  Care Leadership and Management
Apprenticeships we offer*                                                                                                         Healthcare Support Worker                                        Sustainable Resource Management
                                                                                                                                  Lead Adult Care Worker
Please see our website for more information regarding current and developing apprenticeship programmes.                           Senior Healthcare Support Worker                                 Tour Operators - Field Staff
                                                       Construction                                                                                                                                Travel and Tourism (Tour Operators - Field Staff)
Levels:   2    3    4     5
                                                       Building Services Design Technician                                        Hospitality and Catering                                         Travel and Tourism (Tour Operators - Head Office)
                                                       Building Services Engineering Crafts Person                                Commis Chef
Accounting                                             Building Services Engineering Service and                                  Food Production and Cookery                                      Vehicle Maintenance and Repair
Assistant Accountant                                   Maintenance Engineer                                                       Hospitality Team Member                                          Heavy Vehicle
Professional Accounting Taxation Technician            Carpentry & Joinery                                                        Hospitality Supervisor                                           Light Vehicle
                                                       Maintenance Operations                                                     Professional Cookery                                             Mechanical Maintenance
Business/Administration/Customer Service               Painting & Decorating                                                      Senior Chef Production Cooking                                   Motor Vehicle Service and
Business Administration                                Plumbing                                      Identity elements                                                                             Maintenance Technician (Light Vehicle)

Business Administrator                                 Trowel Occupations (Brickwork)
                                                                                                     Logo           Human Resources
                                                                                                                                                                                                   Warehouse Operative
Business and Professional Administration               Wood Occupations (Carpentry)                                 HR Support
Customer Service
                                                                                                     Versions       HR Consultant/Partner
                                                                                                                                                                                                   Warehouse Operative
                                                                                                                                                                                                   Senior Warehouse Person / Team Leader
Customer Service Practitioner                          Early Years                                                            1                                                                    2
                                                       Children and Young People's Workforce
                                                       Early Years Educator
                                                                                                     There are five
                                                                                                     versions of the
12                                                                                           *as at April 2018
                                                                                                     Apprenticeships   logo                                 Standard colour on white backgrounds                                                             13
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Standard colour on Aubergine backgrounds
                                                                                                     for use in different
                                                                                                     design situations.
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Courses for international students

Courses in this guide marked with            are open to   General English: Available at a range of levels, flexible
applications from international (non EU/EEA) students.     learning plans. Start any week.
These courses meet UKVI visa requirements. Courses
which do not meet UKVI visa requirements may               Part-time and flexible English language courses:
be suitable for international students, depending          Focus on different English language skills. Start
on individual circumstances. Please contact the            any week.
international office for further information.
                                                           IELTS examination preparation courses: IELTS is the
Fee: please contact the international office for           International English Language Testing System and is
information on fees and entry requirements for             accepted by thousands of institutions worldwide. It is
international students.                                    recognised internationally by universities, workplaces
                                                           and governments as an assessment of your English
Contact: international@gbmc.ac.uk                          language proficiency.
+44 (0)1273 667752 | gbmc.ac.uk/international
                                                           Cambridge English examination preparation
                                                           courses: Gain an internationally recognised English
                                                           language qualification. Cambridge English exams are
The MET is an excellent choice for English language        accepted by over 20,000 universities, employers and
learning. Our year-round courses will help you to          governments around the world.
improve your English language skills, specific to your
particular level or need. If you want to pass an exam,
learn and improve your speaking and listening, or
focus on reading and writing, then we have a class
for you.                                                   From the first day, I found the
Our classes are multinational and you will study           College outstanding, with great
alongside students who have a similar level of English     facilities and most importantly the
to you. These courses are suitable for anyone whose
first language is not English.                             friendly and helpful staff.
Please refer to the MET’s international brochure for       Ivan Garcia Peris, international student                    + table
dates and prices, and full-time course options.

 Course                           Dates                       Times                               Hours per
                                                                                                  week
 General English                  Any week                    Monday–Friday                       15
                                                              9am–12.30pm
 English skills                   Any week                    Monday and                          5
                                                              Wednesday
                                                              1.30pm–4.30pm
 English skills:                  Any week                    Tuesday and Thursday                5
 Communication                                                1.30pm–4.30pm

 IELTS exam preparation           Start dates published       Tuesday and Thursday                5
 (12 weeks)                       online at gbmc.ac.uk        6pm–9pm

 Cambridge Exam                   Start dates published       Tuesday and Thursday                5
 Preparation (18 weeks)           online at gbmc.ac.uk        6pm–9pm

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Opening doors
                                                                                          FREE*
*Free courses for job seekers

                                                                                                                                          Brighton
Our flexible courses help you develop the          IT Skills
skills and knowledge you need to get back
into employment.                                   This intensive course will teach you the essential
                                                   computer skills employers need.

Eligibility:                                        Starts: Various | 1 week
  • Aged 19+
  • Unemployed
                                                   Graphic Design
  • Currently seeking work and claiming
    JSA or ESA                                     Two accredited qualifications in Graphic Design
                                                   and Interactive Media.

                                                   A fun and interactive course taught by creative media
                                                                                                           Business and
                                                                                                           professional courses
                                                   professionals. You will create a portfolio of work or
Bookkeeping                                        self-promotional materials such as a business card
                                                   and CV.
Gain a solid understanding of basic bookkeeping,
including how to complete a range of bookkeeping    Starts: Various | 4 weeks
entries using the double entry system.

 Starts: Various | 2 weeks
                                                                                                           Central Brighton Campus
                                                   Health and Social Care
                                                   Accredited Level 1 qualification.
Business Administration
                                                   The perfect entry qualification for a career in the
Level 1 Business Administration qualification.     healthcare industry.

 Starts: Various | 2 weeks                          Starts: Various | 3 weeks

     For more details or to apply: commercial@gbmc.ac.uk | 01273 667712

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                          Accountancy
                          +    We also run accountancy courses at our Broadwater Campus in Worthing. See page 82.

                          Bookkeeping                                            AAT Level 1 Award in Bookkeeping
                          This short course covers all the books and records     This course will develop your practical bookkeeping
                          businesses need to keep; how to maintain these;        skills and allow you to progress onto further study
                          and how to complete a range of entries using the       in either accountancy or bookkeeping with AAT, or
                          double entry system.                                   into employment. It is particularly suited to students
                                                                                 with minimal work experience or adults seeking to
                          Entry requirements: A good level of numeracy           validate their existing skills
                          and literacy.
                                                                                 Entry requirements: Interview required.
                           September 2018, January 2019, April 2019
                                                                                  September 2018, January 2019, April 2019
                           Part-time | Daytime | 10 weeks | £235
                                                                                  Part-time | Evening | 12 weeks | £350

                          AAT Level 2 Certificate
                          A solid introduction to bookkeeping and                Entry requirements: Interview required.
                          accountancy. A combination of both classroom
                          and self-directed study allows you the flexibility      September 2018 | Part-time
                          to pace your study according to your personal
                          circumstances. We will explore both manual and          Daytime and Evening | 31 weeks | £999
                          computerised bookkeeping, as well as management
                          accounting and work skills. The fees include initial    January 2019, April 2019 | Evening
                          AAT membership costs and the first exam of
                          each unit. Retakes incur additional costs.              31 weeks | £999
                          Funding maybe available for this course
                          depending on your circumstances.

                          AAT Advanced Diploma (Level 3)                         Entry requirements: Completion of the AAT Level          AAT Professional Diploma (Level 4)                     Entry requirements: Completion of the AAT Level
                                                                                 2 Certificate. Excellent spoken and written English.                                                            3 Diploma. Excellent spoken and written English.
                          This course includes units on financial and            Interview required.                                      You will develop a range of advanced skills            Interview required.
                          management accounting; using spreadsheets;                                                                      in financial and management accounting and
                          professional ethics; and VAT. Successful                                                                        budgeting. There are two optional units, allowing       September 2018, January 2019 | Part-time
                                                                                  September 2018, January 2019 | Part-time
                          completion will leave you well-placed to enter the                                                              you to concentrate on specialist areas. The cost of
                          job market. The cost of the first exam is included.     Evening | 36 weeks | £1,910                             the first exam is included. Retakes incur additional    Evening | 42 weeks | £1,987
                          Retakes incur additional costs. AAT membership                                                                  costs. AAT membership fees are not included.
                          fees are not included.

                                 For full course details, including start dates, times, fees and how to apply,                                 Eligible for an Advanced Learner Loan.                 Courses open to international
                          18     please visit gbmc.ac.uk/PT                                                                                    More details on page 130.                              students. More details on page 14.        19
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Central Brighton Campus

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Central Brighton Campus
                          Business and management                                                                                       CIPD
                                                                                                                                        +   We also run CIPD courses at our Broadwater Campus in Worthing. See page 83.
                          +    We also run ILM courses at our Broadwater Campus in Worthing. See page 86.

                          Principles of Leadership and                           Leadership and Management                              Human Resource Practice CIPD                             Human Resources Management
                          Management                                             ILM Level 5 Certificate                                Certificate in HR level 3                                CIPD Certificate in HR Level 5
                          ILM Level 3 Certificate                                                                                       This course covers the role of HR within an              Build on your expertise and gain CIPD Associate
                                                                                 This course is designed for project managers,
                                                                                 department heads, and other practising middle          organisational context; and how to record, analyse       membership. The course is formed of three core
                          Gain a range of management skills that you                                                                    and use HR information effectively. You will need to     units; developing professional practice; business
                                                                                 managers and is delivered in a mix of classroom
                          can apply to your role, including; building your                                                              allocate a minimum of two hours self-directed study      issues and the context of HR; and using information
                                                                                 and distance learning units. Develop your skills and
                          leadership capabilities; motivating and engaging                                                              per week.                                                in HR.
                                                                                 experience, improve your performance and prepare
                          teams; performance management; and managing
                                                                                 for senior management responsibilities. See our
                          work relationships.                                                                                           Entry requirements: CIPD membership (not
                                                                                 website for full details.                                                                                       Entry requirements: CIPD membership (not
                                                                                                                                        included in course fees). Work experience in a           included in course fees). Level 3 Certificate in HR
                          Entry requirements: Interview required. Access                                                                related occupation is preferable. Interview required.
                                                                                 Entry requirements: Completion of an ILM Level 3                                                                Practice or equivalent. Experience in an HR role at
                          to a workplace suitable to complete necessary
                                                                                 management course or equivalent.                                                                                administrator/adviser level. Interview required.
                          assignments.
                                                                                                                                         Starts: September 2018, January 2019
                                                                                  Starts: September 2018, January 2019                                                                            Starts: September 2018, January 2019
                           Starts: September 2018, January 2019                                                                          Part-time | Evening | 36 weeks | £1,265
                                                                                  Part-time | Evening | 25 weeks | £1,880                                                                         Part-time | Evening | 36 weeks | £2,100
                           Part-time | Evening | 25 weeks | £724

                                                                                                                                        Learning and Development Practice                        Human Resources Management
                                                                                                                                        CIPD level 3 Certificate                                 CIPD Diploma Level 5 conversion
                                                                                                                                        You will learn the importance of learning and            Enhance your CIPD Level 5 Intermediate Certificate
                                                                                                                                        development within the wider organisation. You           to a Diploma level, gaining a qualification highly
                                                                                                                                        will be introduced to the concept of documenting         respected by employers. You will increase your
                                                                                                                                        relevant information so it can be interpreted and        depth of knowledge and understanding of how
                                                                                                                                        used beneficially, and study how to deliver related      HR functions are structured and operate across
                                                                                                                                        activities. You will need to allocate a minimum of two   different sectors and sized of organisations.
                                                                                                                                        hours self-directed study per week.
                                                                                                                                                                                                 Entry requirements: CIPD membership (not
                                                                                                                                        Entry requirements: CIPD membership (not                 included in course fees). 32 credits gained through
                                                                                                                                        included in course fees). Interview required.            the completion of a CIPD Level 5 Intermediate
                                                                                                                                                                                                 Certificate in HR Management. Interview required.
                                                                                                                                         Starts: September 2018, January 2019
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Starts: January 2019 | Part-time | Evening
                                                                                                                                         Part-time | Evening | 36 weeks | £1,265
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Part-time | 10–12 weeks | £450

                                 For full course details, including start dates, times, fees and how to apply,                               Eligible for an Advanced Learner Loan.                   Courses open to international
                          20     please visit gbmc.ac.uk/PT                                                                                  More details on page 130.                                students. More details on page 14.           21
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Central Brighton Campus
                          Counselling                                                                                                     Education and training
                          +                                                                                                                   We also run education and training courses at our Broadwater Campus (page 84) and our
                               We also run counselling courses at our Broadwater Campus in Worthing. See page 84.                         +   West Durrington Campus (106).

                          Counselling (Helping Skills)                           Counselling Skills and Theory                            Education and Training                                 TESOL (Teaching English to
                          NCFE Level 2 Award                                     NCFE Level 3 Award                                       NCFE Level 3 Award                                     Speakers of Other Languages)
                          This course will help you build upon and consolidate   If you are seeking to enhance your functional role
                                                                                                                                                                                                 Preparatory
                                                                                                                                          This introductory course is designed as a
                          your interpersonal skills and knowledge. It is         (e.g. a social worker or practising nurse) through       ‘survival guide’ for those entering the teaching       This course is the essential first step if you are
                          also designed to further careers in counselling;       the use of counselling skills, this course is for you.   or training market for the first time, or if you are   interested in teaching English as a Foreign
                          health and social care; childcare; or learning and     It is also suitable for those seeking a career change    an existing teacher/trainer who would like a           Language (EFL) or English for Speakers of
                          development. You will learn effective communication    who wish to become a professional counsellor.            recognised qualification. We will cover key issues     Other Languages (ESOL) as a career.
                          skills and engage in a one-to-one helping                                                                       such as overcoming barriers to learning;
                          relationship.                                          Entry requirements: 19+. Completion of the Level         planning; delivery; and assessment. Increase your      Entry requirements: Interview required.
                                                                                 2 in counselling skills or equivalent. Awareness of      confidence and broaden your repertoire of
                          Entry requirements: 18+. Some related                  diversity, ability to benefit from self development,     effective, evidence-based teaching methods.
                          experience. Interview required.                        and emotional stability. Interview required.                                                                     September 2018 | Part-time | Evening
                                                                                                                                          Entry requirements: Level 2 English skills.             12 weeks | £335
                           September 2018, January 2019, April 2019               September 2018, January 2019, April 2019                Interview required.

                           Part-time | Daytime or Evening | 10 weeks | £320       Part-time | Daytime | 13 weeks | £618
                                                                                                                                           September 2018, January 2019, April 2019

                                                                                  July 2019 | Part-time | Daytime                          Part-time | Daytime or Evening | 12 weeks | £435

                                                                                  Intensive | 6 weeks | £618

                                                                                      Both courses

                                                                                                                                          TESOL (Teaching English to                             Post-16 Teacher Education
                                                                                                                                          Speakers of Other Languages)                           Professional Graduate Certificate in
                                                                                                                                          Certificate (CertTESOL) Level 5                        Education (ProfGCE) and Certificate
                                                                                                                                          This intensive course will give you the skills you
                                                                                                                                                                                                 in Education (Cert Ed)
                                                                                                                                          need for Teaching English as a Foreign Language.
                                                                                                                                          Trinity College, London TESOL Certificate is an        This two-year nationally recognised qualification
                                                                                                                                          internationally recognised qualification that will     is validated by the University of Brighton. It is
                                                                                                                                          enable you to teach in the UK or overseas, and         suitable for you if you are currently teaching/training
                                                                                                                                          within the British Council. Fees include the Trinity   post-16s or have 50+ hours confirmed for the
                                                                                                                                          College moderation fee.                                coming academic year. As a ‘blended’ course,
                                                                                                                                                                                                 not all sessions are delivered face-to-face.
                                                                                                                                          Entry requirements: Trinity College interviewing
                                                                                                                                          procedure consists of a language awareness test,       Entry requirements: A degree plus a Level 2
                                                                                                                                          self-awareness test, a short essay on a general        qualification in English and maths at Grade 5 (C) or
                                                                                                                                          topic and an interview with a tutor. Candidates who    above, or equivalent. Teaching hours and a mentor
                                                                                                                                          have not completed the preparatory course will         in place. Interview required.
                                                                                                                                          need to complete the distance learning pack prior
                                                                                                                                          to interview.
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Starts: September 2018
                                                                                                                                           Starts: January 2019 | Part-time + Weekend             Part-time | Evening | 30 weeks | £3,000
                                                                                                                                           Daytime and Evening | 12 weeks | £1,575

                                 For full course details, including start dates, times, fees and how to apply,                                 Courses open to international students. More details on page 14.
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IT and computing
+    We also run IT and computing courses at our Broadwater Campus in Worthing. See page 87.

IT Skills for Work                                      Introduction to Programming
Gain a solid grounding in the Microsoft Office suite,   using Python
developing the key IT skills needed for working in
an office environment or managing a business from       This course is suitable if you want to learn
home. You will learn how to use Word to create          programming from scratch; if you are thinking about
documents, posters and mail-merge letters; Excel        studying computing/computer science or web
to create spreadsheets with formula and charts;         development and want to know if it is for you; if you
and PowerPoint to create presentations. We              are a teacher delivering programming for the first
also cover organising files and folders; using          time; or if you are a parent who wants to understand
internet resources; creating and querying an            computer science homework.
Access database.
                                                        Entry requirements: Basic computing skills.
Entry requirements: Basic experience with
computers - not suitable for complete beginners.         Starts: September 2018
                                                         Part-time | Evening | 8 weeks | £304
 September 2018 | Part-time | Daytime or Evening
 January 2019 | Part-time | Daytime
 Both: 10 weeks | £129

      £    A £129 B £97 C £65

Introduction to HTML, CSS and                           Introduction to PHP and MYSQL
Javascript 1                                            Server side processing is at the core of many major
                                                        websites, whether booking tickets or shopping, or
This fast-paced course provides an introduction
                                                        messaging on social media sites. This course is a
to modern web design. You will learn to write
                                                        practical introduction to programming server side
HTML and CSS in a text editor to produce
                                                        applications. We start by introducing programming
complaint web pages, and how to program a client
                                                        using the PHP language and then databases using
side programming language (Javascript and JQuery)
                                                        MYSQL. We will then use these skills to build
to make pages dynamic and interactive. We will
                                                        simple server side applications.
also introduce web design techniques that allow
pages to be viewed on both desktop and mobile.          Entry requirements: Competency using folders,
Suitable for teachers wishing to introduce coding       editing text and navigating around the c: drive.
to the curriculum.

Entry requirements: Basic computing skills.              Starts: May 2019
                                                         Part-time | Evening | 8 weeks | £304
 Starts: November 2018, February 2019
 Part-time | Evening | 8 weeks | £304

For full course details, including start dates, times, fees and how to apply, please visit gbmc.ac.uk/PT

     Discounts available depending on your                    Courses open to international
 £
     circumstances. More details on page 130.                 students. More details on page 14.           25
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Central Brighton Campus
                                                                                                                                         Digital Design for Web
                                                                                                                                         Professional Development Course
                          Graphic and web design                                                                                         This more in-depth, year-long course offers those
                                                                                                                                         wishing to enhance career potential, a practical
                                                                                                                                         look at current web design software and practices,
                                                                                                                                         including; User Interface (UI) and User Experience
                                                                                                                                         (UX) design; coding in html and CSS; Wordpress;
                          Introduction to graphic design                         Introduction to web design                              mainstream web creation tools such as Wix and
                                                                                                                                         Squarespace; eCommerce; and much more. On
                          This course covers the building blocks of              Learn the basic skills required to design and           completion, you will have created six websites
                          graphic design, including; typography; layout          build your own website to modern standards. We          including an online portfolio.
                          and composition; colour, shape and line and            will cover HTML; stylesheets; design principles;
                          illustration. We will explore how to combine           optimising images; and the essential components         Entry requirements: Access to Adobe Photoshop,
                          these elements through practical step-by-step          needed to put a site together and publish it.           Illustrator and Dreamweaver outside of class.
                          tutorials and professional design projects. You                                                                Interview required.
                          will also be introduced to the latest versions of      Entry requirements: Comfortable with file
                          industry-standard design software, including           management.                                              Starts: September 2018 | Part-time
                          Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign.
                                                                                                                                          Daytime and evening | 28 weeks | £1,350
                                                                                  September 2018, January 2019, April 2019
                          Entry requirements: None.
                                                                                  Part-time | Evening | 10 weeks | £235
                           Starts: September 2018, January 2019
                           Part-time | Evening | 30 weeks | £540

                          Web design 2                                           Graphic Design
                                                                                 Professional Development Course
                          This course covers the building blocks of
                          graphic design, including; typography; layout          This more in-depth, year-long course explores
                          and composition; colour, shape and line and            graphic design through idea generation; design
                          illustration. We will explore how to combine these     theory; and practical workshops to help you develop
                          elements through practical step-by-step tutorials      a high-quality professional portfolio to help enhance
                          and professional design projects. You will             career potential. The course covers; typography;
                          also be introduced to the latest versions of           logo design and branding; illustration; page layout;
                          industry-standard design software, including           advertising; packaging design; web graphics and
                          Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign.             much more.

                          Entry requirements: None.                              Entry requirements: Experience in visual arts
                                                                                 preferable. Access to Adobe Photoshop and
                           Starts: September 2018, January 2019                  InDesign outside of class. Interview required.
                           Part-time | Evening | 10 weeks | £235
                                                                                  Starts: September 2018 | Part-time
                                                                                  Daytime and evening | 28 weeks | £1,350

                                 For full course details, including start dates, times, fees and how to apply,                                Courses open to international students. More details on page 14.
                          26     please visit gbmc.ac.uk/PT                                                                                                                                                      27
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                          Art and design
                          +    We also run art and design courses at our West Durrington Campus in Worthing. See page 112.

                          Introduction to Art & Design                            Intermediate Art & Design
                          This highly practical course will develop your skills   Build upon your existing portfolio, developing
                          in art and design, with the aim of producing a          your skills in line; tone; texture; colour; form; and
                          portfolio of work. You will explore a wide range of     composition. You will further explore experimental
                          basic skills, experimental techniques, processes        techniques, processes and different media, both in
                          and different media, through the completion of          two and three dimensional approaches.
                          project work.                                                                                                   Each week we had a new topic, a new                    We’re given the chance to try so
                                                                                  Entry requirements: Informal review with
                          Entry requirements: Informal review with                course tutor.                                           medium and a new way of looking at                     many different types of art which not
                          course tutor.                                                                                                   something, so not only have I felt really              only means we’re building a varied
                                                                                   Starts: January 2019                                   inspired, but I’ve now got a body of                   portfolio, but also experiencing life as
                           Starts: September 2018
                                                                                   Part-time | Daytime | 10 weeks | £340                  work and ideas that I can really use to                an art student, which is helping inform
                           Part-time | Daytime | 10 weeks | £340                                                                                                                                 future career decisions
                                                                                                                                          keep creating!
                                                                                                                                          Sara Reeve                                             Caroline Beavon

                                                                                                                                          UAL Level 2 Diploma in Art & Design                    UAL Level 3/4 Diploma in
                                                                                                                                          Progress your previous experience and develop          Foundation Studies - Art & Design
                                                                                                                                          your creative potential. Visual thinking and problem   Part-time pathway year
                                                                                                                                          solving are major themes, exploring the mediums
                                                                                                                                          of drawing, painting, image making and basic 3D        Explore the breadth and diversity of the creative
                                                                                                                                          construction. As your work develops, you may           sector, working in a range of media to make an
                                                                                                                                          discover other areas of specialism, including          informed choice about which specialist pathway
                                                                                                                                          graphics, textiles and 3D design projects.             to take. This is the preferred progression route to
                                                                                                                                                                                                 specialised art and design Higher Education study,
                                                                                                                                          Entry requirements: A portfolio of art and design      and our course has an excellent track-record of
                                                                                                                                          work and sketchbooks. Interview required.              placing students at prestigious universities and art
                                                                                                                                                                                                 colleges across the UK.
                                                                                                                                           Starts: September 2019 | Part-time
                                                                                                                                                                                                 Entry requirements: 19+. Completion of the
                                                                                                                                           Daytime | 33 weeks | £1,995                           Level 2 Diploma or equivalent, or a strong portfolio
                                                                                                                                                                                                 which meets exploratory assessment criteria.
                                                                                                                                                                                                 Interview required.

                                                                                                                                                                                                  Starts: September 2019 | Part-time
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Daytime | 33 weeks | £3,465

                                 For full course details, including start dates, times, fees and how to apply,                                 Eligible for an Advanced Learner Loan.                 Courses open to international
                          28     please visit gbmc.ac.uk/PT                                                                                    More details on page 130.                              students. More details on page 14.           29
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Central Brighton Campus
                          Catering and Hospitality                                                                                 Complementary therapies
                          +    We run catering and hospitality courses at our West Durrington Campus in Worthing. See page 107.    +    We also run beauty and holistics courses at our Broadwater Campus in Worthing. See page 98.
                               We also run hobby courses at Central Brighton Campus, please see our website.

                          Professional Cookery
                          Level 1/2 Diploma
                          This course will build on your knowledge, training
                          and enthusiasm for cookery, and teach you how to
                          prepare new types of food and sauces. We will also
                          cover health and safety; and how the catering and
                          hospitality industry operates. Your tutor will assess
                          whether you are at Level 1 or 2 during the course.

                          Entry requirements: Catering experience
                          preferable.

                           Starts: September 2018 | Part-time
                           Daytime | 36 weeks | £1579.50

                          City & Guilds VRQ Level 2 Certificate
                          in Food and Beverage Service
                          Develop the skills and techniques required to
                          deliver food and beverage service to customers,
                                                                                                                                   Complementary therapies                               Anatomy and physiology
                          allowing you to work in a variety of establishments                                                      VTCT Level 3 Diploma                                  VTCT Level 3 Certificate
                          such as hotels and restaurants, or at specialist
                          catering events.                                                                                         During this advanced course, you will learn how       A combination of hands-on classes and lectures
                                                                                                                                   to professionally administer a range of therapies,    will give you a better understanding of the body’s
                          Entry requirements: Interview required.                                                                  including Swedish body massage, reflexology and       working systems. Whether you wish to develop your
                                                                                                                                   aromatherapy. We will also cover theory related       holistic skills in the therapy industry or progress to
                           Starts: October 2018                                                                                    to anatomy and physiology; health and safety;         Higher Education, this course will provide you with
                           Part-time | Evening | 24 weeks | £599                                                                   maintaining a healthy lifestyle; and business         the required knowledge and experience.
                                                                                                                                   practice. An ideal entry into the industry, or
                                                                                                                                   self-employment, as a therapist.                      Entry requirements: A good standard of written
                                                                                                                                                                                         English. Able to devote time to the course at home.
                                                                                                                                   Entry requirements: A good standard of English        Interview required.
                                                                                                                                   (reading, writing, comprehension). Able to devote
                                                                                                                                   time to the course at home (4/5 hours per week plus
                                                                                                                                                                                          Starts: January 2019
                                                                                                                                   approximately 200 hours of practical home case
                                                                                                                                   studies). Interview required.                          Part-time | Daytime | 18 weeks | £382

                                                                                                                                    Starts: February 2019
                                                                                                                                    Part-time | Daytime | 35 weeks | £3,800

                                                                                                                                   £

                                 For full course details, including start dates, times,       Courses open to international             Discounts available depending on your                 Eligible for an Advanced Learner Loan.
                                                                                                                                    £
                          30     fees and how to apply, please visit gbmc.ac.uk/PT            students. More details on page 14.        circumstances. More details on page 130.              More details on page 130.                     31
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Central Brighton Campus
                          Body Massage                                            Aromatherapy Massage                                       Reflexology                                           Stone Massage Therapy
                          VTCT Level 3 Certificate                                VTCT Level 3 Diploma                                       VTCT Level 3 Diploma                                  VTCT L3 Certificate
                          This course will teach you the skills needed to         Develop your skills in aromatherapy, blending              You will learn skills in practical foot and hand      This course will develop your technical skills,
                          deliver a professional standard of body massage.        essential and carrier oils tailored for each client. You   reflexology; anatomy and physiology; business         enabling you to prepare the body; use a stone
                          You will also develop your knowledge of anatomy         will also develop your massage techniques and how          awareness; and health and safety. On successful       heater and place stones; and provide relaxing
                          and physiology, and how to apply this effectively to    to communicate effectively with clients.                   completion, you can either be a self-employed         massage treatments using basalt stones and a
                          your massages.                                                                                                     therapist or work in a salon/spa.                     variety of techniques.
                                                                                  Entry requirements: Ideally completed the
                          Entry requirements: Completion of or willing to         Diploma in Anatomy and Physiology and a massage            Entry requirements: A good standard of written        Entry requirements: Completion of, or working
                          work towards the Level 3 Certificate in Anatomy and     qualification. Kit and uniform must be purchased           English. Able to devote time to the course at home.   towards a Level 3 Beauty/Complementary Therapy/
                          Physiology. Interview required.                         (approx. £200).                                            Interview required.                                   Massage qualification.

                           Starts: January 2019                                    Starts: TBC - check our website                            Starts: TBC - check our website                       Starts: TBC - check our website
                           Part-time | Evening | 18 weeks | £599                   Part-time | Daytime | 13 weeks | £620                      Part-time | Daytime | 18 weeks | £999                 Part-time | Daytime | 15 weeks | £800

                                                                                   £                                                                                                                    £

                                                                                                                                             Indian Head Massage                                   Infant Massage
                                                                                                                                             VTCT Level 3 Certificate                              Baby massage promotes both health and bonding
                                                                                                                                                                                                   between parent and child. This course will enable
                                                                                                                                             This course will prepare you to provide Indian head
                                                                                                                                                                                                   you to teach baby massage to individual parents or
                                                                                                                                             massage treatments. We will also cover health and
                                                                                                                                                                                                   within a group setting.
                                                                                                                                             safety practices; client care and communication;
                                                                                                                                             and promoting and selling products and services.
                                                                                                                                                                                                   Entry requirements: Interview required. Kit must
                                                                                                                                                                                                   be purchased.
                                                                                                                                             Entry requirements: Previous experience
                                                                                                                                             and a related Level 2/3 qualification desirable.
                                                                                                                                             Interview required.                                    Starts: July 2018, July 2019
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Part-time | Daytime | 3 days | £170
                                                                                                                                              Starts: July 2018, July 2019
                                                                                                                                                                                                    £
                                                                                                                                              Part-time | Daytime | 4 weeks | £350

                                                                                                                                                  £

                                                                                                                                             Thermal Auricular Therapy                             Entry requirements: Interview required. Kit must be
                                                                                                                                             VTCT Level 2 Award                                    purchased.

                                                                                                                                             A relaxing, healing therapy helping problems such      Starts: June 2019
                                                                                                                                             as headaches, sinusitis, excessive or compacted
                                                                                                                                             ear wax. We will cover anatomy of the ear, as well     Part-time | Daytime | 4 days | £288
                                                                                                                                             as client care and communication, and health
                                                                                                                                             and safety.
                                                                                                                                                                                                    £

                                 For full course details, including start dates, times,            Courses open to international                  Discounts available depending on your                 Eligible for an Advanced Learner Loan.
                                                                                                                                              £
                          32     fees and how to apply, please visit gbmc.ac.uk/PT                 students. More details on page 14.             circumstances. More details on page 130.              More details on page 130.                     33
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                                                                                                                                         Design and create fashion                             Entry requirements: Make-up knowledge or Level

                          Make-up and hair artistry                                                                                      and photographic make-up
                                                                                                                                                                                               2 beauty therapy qualification preferred. You are
                                                                                                                                                                                               expected to provide your own models for the final
                                                                                                                                         VTCT Level 3 Award                                    assessment. Compulsory uniform and kit must be
                                                                                                                                                                                               purchased.
                                                                                                                                         An exciting and intensive course which will develop
                                                                                                                                         your creative skills for fashion and photographic
                                                                                                                                                                                                Starts: January 2019
                          Please note that for all one-year makeup courses:                                                              make-up work. Combined with an extensive study of
                                                                                                                                         associated theory, you will design and create looks    Part-time | Daytime | 10 weeks | £750
                                                                                                                                         for fashion; bridal; commercial; fantasy; period;
                          • We require a minimum of 95% attendance and you will be required to make up any missed hours
                                                                                                                                         and catwalk.
                          • Courses are approximately 2/3 days a week
                          • You are required to complete a minimum 30 hours’ work experience outside of your core hours
                          • You must show commitment and flexibility as due to exams, trips and training days,
                               timetable changes may occur
                          • Bursaries will not cover childcare for these hours
                          • Compulsory uniform and kit must be purchased for these courses (costs available at gbmc.ac.uk)

                          Hair and make-up artistry                                 Theatrical and media make-up
                          VTCT Level 2 Diploma                                      VTCT Level 3 Extended Diploma
                          (1 year)                                                  (1 year)
                          This course will develop your knowledge and skills        This course is aimed at those who wish to
                          to plan for and provide make-up applications; hair        pursue a career as an employed or self-employed
                          preparations; fashion and editorial makeup; and           make-up artist. We will cover health and safety
                          face and body painting. We will also cover relevant       in the salon; cosmetic makeup science; media
                          anatomy and physiology, and health and safety. On         make-up (character/special effects); photographic
                          successful completion, you may progress to the            make-up; anatomy and physiology; airbrush make-up;
                          Level 3 Extended Diploma in Theatrical and Media          false eyelash application; styling and dressing
                          Hair and Makeup course.                                   hair; design visualisation; and more. You are also
                                                                                    required to complete a weekly minimum of 4-5
                          Entry requirements: GCSE grade 9-3/4 (C/D)                hours of home study.
                          or equivalent in English (reading, writing and
                          comprehension). GCSE Science is highly                    Entry requirements: GCSEs grade 9-3 (A*-C) in
                          desirable. Demonstration of core competencies             science, maths and English or equivalent. Level 2
                          may be required.                                          Hair and Makeup Artistry qualification. Portfolio
                                                                                    of work.
                           Starts: September 2018
                                                                                     Starts: September 2018
                           Part-time | Daytime | 35 weeks | £1,699
                                                                                     Part-time | Daytime | 35 weeks | £2,583
                           £
                                                                                     £
                                                                                    Please be aware that the bursaries will not
                                                                                    cover childcare for these hours.

                                   For full course details, including start dates, times,           Courses open to international             Discounts available depending on your                 Eligible for an Advanced Learner Loan.
                                                                                                                                         £
                          34       fees and how to apply, please visit gbmc.ac.uk/PT                students. More details on page 14.        circumstances. More details on page 130.              More details on page 130.                 35
Business and professional
Central Brighton Campus

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Central Brighton Campus
                                                                                                                                         Epilation                                                Intimate waxing
                          Beauty Therapy                                                                                                 VTCT Level 3 Certificate
                                                                                                                                                                                                  On this short course you will learn about removing
                                                                                                                                                                                                  hair from intimate areas using various waxing
                                                                                                                                         This course will develop your skills using
                                                                                                                                                                                                  techniques. You will learn how to consult with the
                          +     We also run beauty and holistics courses at our Broadwater Campus in Worthing. See page 98.              electrolysis for hair removal, enabling you to provide
                                                                                                                                                                                                  client, prepare for the waxing service and produce a
                                                                                                                                         electrical epilation treatments. You will develop a
                                                                                                                                                                                                  treatment plan. In addition, how to provide treatment
                                                                                                                                         sound knowledge of health and safety, client care
                                                                                                                                                                                                  advice, particularly around the avoidance of certain
                                                                                                                                         and communication. On successful completion, you
                                                                                                                                                                                                  activities and home care advice.
                                                                                                                                         can progress into employment or onto an advanced
                          Please note that for all beauty therapy courses:                                                               Level 4 epilation course.
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Entry requirements: Level 2 waxing qualification.
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Maintain effective health, safety and hygiene
                                                                                                                                         Entry requirements: Completion of or working
                          • We require a minimum of 95% attendance and you will be required to make up any missed hours.                                                                          procedures and demonstrate a professional and
                                                                                                                                         towards a Level 3 beauty therapy qualification.
                          • You are required to complete a minimum 30 hours’ work experience outside of your core hours as                                                                        ethical approach throughout. Kit to be purchased
                                                                                                                                         Compulsory uniform and kit must be purchased
                                                                                                                                                                                                  (cost to be confirmed).
                               well as a minimum of 5 days in the Metro salon                                                            (approximately £150).
                          • You must show commitment and flexibility as due to exams, trips and training days, timetable changes
                                                                                                                                                                                                   Starts: July 2019
                               may occur                                                                                                  Starts: April 2019
                          • Bursaries will not cover childcare for these hours                                                                                                                     Part-time | Daytime | 1 week | £82
                                                                                                                                          Part-time | Daytime | 10 weeks | £567
                          • Compulsory uniform and kit must be purchased for these courses (costs available at gbmc.ac.uk)

                                                                                                                                         Nail technology                                          Entry requirements: Interview required. If
                                                                                                                                         VTCT Level 2 Certificate                                 accepted, you will need to purchase the nail
                          Beauty therapy                                            Beauty therapy                                                                                                extensions and manicure kits.

                          VTCT Level 2 Extended Diploma                             VTCT Level 3 Extended Diploma                        You will learn a range of skills including, how to
                                                                                                                                         professionally administer manicures and pedicures;        Starts: September 2018, January 2019
                          This course will develop your skills for facials; eye     This course covers micro-dermabrasion; electrical    apply gel nails; and maintain salon health and safety.
                                                                                                                                         You will also learn about nail technology, plus           Part-time | Daytime | 18 weeks | £796
                          treatments; waxing; manicure; gel polish; pedicure;       facial and body treatments; body analysis; Swedish
                          and makeup. We will also cover health and safety          body massage; mechanical massage; social media/      anatomy and physiology. On successful completion,
                          procedures, and reception duties. On successful           marketing; and more. You will need to complete       you could work as a nail technician.
                          completion, you will have the option of progressing       a weekly minimum of 4-5 hours home study, and
                          to Level 3 or gaining employment. There is a              complete salon sessions outside class time to
                          strong element of theory, including anatomy and           ensure that you maintain your Level 2 and Level 3
                          physiology, and a weekly minimum of 4-5 hours             beauty skills.
                          of home study.
                                                                                    Entry requirements: 19+. Level 2 Beauty Therapy
                          Entry requirements: A friendly mature attitude,           qualification. A good level of English (reading,
                          good communication skills, punctuality and                writing and comprehension). A good reference.
                          impeccable attendance, as well as taking pride in
                          your personal appearance. A good level of English
                          reading, writing and comprehension. Grade 3 (C)            Starts: September 2018
                          or equivalent in GCSE English and Science is               Part-time | Daytime | 35 weeks | £3,345
                          desirable but not essential. Aged 19+.
                                                                                            £
                           Starts: September 2018
                           Part-time | Daytime | 35 weeks | £1,761

                           £

                                   For full course details, including start dates, times,          Courses open to international              Discounts available depending on your                    Eligible for an Advanced Learner Loan.
                                                                                                                                          £
                          36       fees and how to apply, please visit gbmc.ac.uk/PT               students. More details on page 14.         circumstances. More details on page 130.                 More details on page 130.                    37
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