After School Taster Sessions 2018
In February and March we will be running four weeks of after school taster sessions. Designed for students in Years 10 and 11, these sessions will give students a flavour of college life to help them make the right choice when deciding on a course after school.
Take a look at the courses on offer below, and then complete the booking form to receive further information.
Places may be limited and courses will run subject to sufficient numbers.
Book Your Place The DEADLINE to sign up is: Tuesday 20th February 2018
|Subject||Day||Time||First session||Number of sessions||Information|
|Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy||Tuesday||4.00 - 5.15pm||27/02/2018||4||
Session 1: Introduction to mini manicure
Session 2: Introduction to mini facial
Sessions 3 and 4: Creative hairdressing techniques
|Travel & Tourism||Wednesday||4.00 - 5.00pm||28/02/2018||2||These sessions will enable you to learn, develop and practise the skills required to get started in the travel and tourism sector. The sessions will include developing your customer care skills, learning about major tourist attraction and planning journeys. You will get the opportunity to take part in cabin crew and holiday representative role plays.|
|Animal Studies||Monday||4.15 - 5.15pm||26/02/2018||4||
An opportunity to learn about and look after some of the 200+ animals kept within the LMC collection.
You will need signed parental permission which will be emailed to you for completion, evidence of an up to date Tetanus vaccination, flat footwear (e.g. work boots, wellies), water proof jacket (weather dependent) and suitable clothing for working with animals.
|Child Education and Health & Social Care||Tuesday||4.15 - 5.15pm||27/02/2018||4||
Session 1: Child Education: The Importance of Messy Play for Children
Session 2: Child Education: The Importance of Craft Activities for Children
Session 3: Health and Social Care: Introduction to Dementia Awareness
Session 4: Health and Social Care: Introduction to Physiology
Carpentry & Joinery and Brickwork
|4.00 - 5.00pm||
Sessions combined. First two weeks are Carpentry & Joinery, followed by two weeks' Brickwork.
Carpentry & Joinery: Carry out a project using basic jointing techniques.
Brickwork: Building “Deadmen” and “Pyramids” using bricks and mortar.
Safety boots must be worn, please bring your own if you have them, (or these may be borrowed subject to availability).
|Plumbing||Tuesday||4.00 - 5.00pm||27/02/2018||4||
Craft your initials out of copper tubing and take away away your work.
Flat soled full shoes, trousers and any long hair to be tied back.
|Engineering and Fabrication & Welding||Wednesday||4.00 - 5.00pm||28/02/2018||4||
You will have the opportunity to create a battery-powered air freshener using CAD/CAM.
|Sport & Public Services||Tuesday||4.00 - 5.30pm||27/02/2018||4||
A range of Public Service team building and Sports career activities followed by a review/skills audit of performance. Different activities x 4 over 4 weeks. Students to review their performance each week, set targets to develop and repeat to see if target has been reached.
You will need to bring suitable sports clothing and a drink with you.