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Higher Technical Qualifications

Higher Technical Qualifications Unlocked

Are you thinking about applying for a Higher Technical Qualification but don't know what to expect? Take this short course and see if it’s the right pathway for you!

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Why take this course?
You’ll understand what a Higher Technical Qualification is

HTQs are technical qualifications that employers have helped develop so you can get the right training and skills you need to succeed at work. You can study a HTQ full time or part time.

You'll see what careers you can go into

You can take a HTQ in a variety of different subjects across a wide range of sectors. After completing a HTQ, you could start work straight away or continue studying in higher education.

You'll be more confident in your decision

These short courses are designed to give you the info you need to see if this pathway is right for you.

You'll hear from other Higher Technical Qualification students

We’ve spoken to some Higher Technical Qualifications students about their experiences - so we wanted to share that with you too!

Course introduction

In this Skills for Life short course, powered by Springpod, you’re going to take a deep dive into the exciting world of Higher Technical Qualifications. In Lesson 1, we’ll dive headfirst into what Higher Technical Qualifications actually are, unlocking why they are a great way to develop the skills you’ll need in your future career. Lesson 2 is where we’ll explore what makes Higher Technical Qualifications a valuable learning experience.

In Lesson 3, we’ll discuss the benefits that come with choosing this path, from developing in-demand industry skills, to being on a pathway to skilled employment. Then, in Lesson 4, we’ll equip you with some insider tips and tricks to secure a Higher Technical Qualification. Lesson 5 will inspire you with real-life stories from Higher Technical Qualifications students sharing their experiences.

Finally, in Lesson 6, you’ll have a chance to hear about some of the providers eager to mould the next generation of skilled professionals. Get ready to get stuck in, because this Skills for Life journey is about to help you take control of your future - it all starts with skills!

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