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Vocational & Practical Courses

Our Practical and Vocational Courses help you to prepare for work in a specific industry or sector. Our tutors are experienced industry professionals who can help you to develop your skills, and these courses are an excellent route to employment in areas such as construction – plumbing , bricklaying , electrical , hair and beauty, sport and many others.

If you’re in the Buckinghamshire area and interested in enrolling on a Vocational or Practical course, please click below to find out details of the courses hosted at Aylesbury College.
90 Credit Diploma in Music Performance (QCF) 90-credit Diploma in Art and Design (Fashion) 90-credit Diploma in Creative Media Production (QCF) Award for Resort Representatives (QCF) Level 2 Award in Creative Hairdressing Design Skills Award in Eyebrow and Eyelash Treatments Award in Lash Extensions - Level 3 Award In Manicure Services BTEC Diploma in Arts and Design BTEC 90-credit Diploma in Applied Science (QCF) BTEC Diploma for IT Users (ITQ) (QCF) BTEC Diploma in Art and Design (Fashion) Level 2 BTEC Diploma in Performing Arts BTEC Diploma in Sport BTEC Diploma in Sport and Active Leisure BTEC Diploma in Vocational Studies (Entry 3) (QCF) BTEC Extended Certificate in Vocational Studies (Entry 3) (QCF) BTEC Extended Diploma in Art and Design BTEC Extended Diploma in Sport BTEC First Award in Business BTEC Level 2 Diploma in IT (QCF) BTEC Subsidiary Diploma in Art and Design BTEC Subsidiary Diploma in Business (Level 3) (QCF) Certificate for the Children & Young People's Workforce L2 (QCF) (Edexcel) Certificate in an Introduction to Early Years Education and Care - Level 2 Certificate in Barbering (QCF) Certificate in Cosmetic Make-Up - Level 2 Certificate in Digital Photography - Level 3 Certificate in ESOL Skills for Life - Level 1 Certificate in ESOL Skills for Life - Level 2 Certificate in ESOL Skills for Life (Entry 1) Certificate in ESOL Skills for Life (Entry 2) Certificate in ESOL Skills for Life (Entry 3) Certificate in Personal Training (QCF) Certificate in Retail Skills (Level 2) Certificate in Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools (L2) Certificate in the Requirements for Electrical Installations (17th Edition) College Certificate Basic ESOL Course. Diploma in Beauty Therapy Diploma in Bricklaying L2 Diploma in Cognitive Behavioural Therapeutic Skills and Theory (QCF) Diploma in Complementary Therapies Diploma in Early Years Education and Care (Early Years Educator) (VRQ) Diploma in Electrical Installations (Buildings and Structures) (QCF) Diploma in Hairdressing Diploma in Health and Social Care - Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care - Level 3 Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Principles (Level 2) Diploma in Make-Up Artistry (QCF) Diploma in Plumbing Studies Diploma in Plumbing Studies - Level 1 Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling (QCF) Diploma in Retail Skills (Sales Professional) (Level 3) Diploma in Specialist Support for Teaching & Learning in Schools (QCF) L3 Diploma in the Principles of Travel and Tourism (QCF) - NCFE - Level 2 Entry 3 Level Award in Personal and Social Development Entry Level 3 Certificate in Personal and Social Development Entry Level Certificate in An Introduction to the Hospitality Services Fashion: Pattern Cutting and Garment Construction First Diploma in Public Services Hairdressing Level 2 (Part Time) Level 1 Award in British Sign Language Level 1 Award in Web Design (NCFE) Level 1 BTEC Diploma in Travel and Tourism Level 1 Certificate in Photography NCFE Level 1 Diploma for Entry to Uniformed Services Level 1 Diploma in An Introduction to Professional Cookery Level 1 Diploma in Bricklaying Level 1 Diploma in Caring for Children Level 1 Diploma in Carpentry and Joinery Level 1 Diploma in Construction Level 1 Diploma in Health and Social Care Level 1 Diploma in Vehicle Maintenance Level 2 Award for Personal Licence Holders Level 2 Award in Barista Skills Level 2 Award In Food Safety Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills Level 2 Certificate in Digital Photography Level 2 Certificate in Nail Technology Level 2 Diploma in Bench Joinery Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care Level 2 Diploma in Site Carpentry Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Barbering Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy (Part Time) Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Front of House Reception Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Hospitality Services Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Professional Cookery Level 3 BTEC Subsidiary Diploma in Performing Arts Level 3 Certificate in Counselling Studies Level 3 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy Level 3 Certificate in Swedish Massage Level 3 Diploma in Bench Joinery Level 3 Diploma in Reflexology Level 3 Diploma in Site Carpentry Level 3 Extended Diploma in Business Level 3 Extended Diploma in Health and Social Care Level 3 Extended Diploma in IT Level 3 Extended Diploma in Performing Arts Level 3 Extended Diploma in Public Services Level 3 Extended Diploma in Travel and Tourism Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Hairdressing Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma in Health and Social Care Microsoft Office Specialist - Access Microsoft Office Specialist - Excel Microsoft Office Specialist - Outlook Microsoft Office Specialist - Powerpoint Microsoft Office Specialist - Word NVQ Certificate in Advice and Guidance Level 3 (QCF) NVQ Certificate in Customer Service (Edexcel) NVQ Certificate in Management - Level 3 (QCF NVQ Certificate in Team Leading Level 2 (QCF) NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy NVQ Diploma in Beauty Therapy General NVQ Diploma in Business and Administration Level 3 (QCF) NVQ Diploma in Customer Service (Edexcel) NVQ Diploma in Hairdressing NVQ Diploma in Nail Technology Pedicure Services Prep for Employment Preparation of IELTS Progressions - Award in Functional Skills English - Accredited Progressions - Award in Functional Skills Maths Progressions - E3 Award in Workskills Short Course - Infection Control 2013 Short Course - Introduction to Child Protection Short Course - Care During the Final Hours of Life and Bereavement Care Short Course - Care Planning and Risk Assessment Short Course - Child Protection Level 2 2013 Short Course - Common Induction Standard 1 - The Role of the H & S Care Worker Short Course - Common Induction Standard 2 - Personal development Short Course - Common Induction Standard 3 - Communicating Effectively Short Course - Common Induction Standard 4 - Equality and Inclusion Short Course - Common Induction Standard 5 - Duty of Care Principles Short Course - Common Induction Standard 6 - Safeguarding in Health & Social care Short Course - Common Induction Standard 7 - Person-centred Support Short Course - Common Induction Standard 8 - Health & Safety in Adult Social care Short Course - Equality and Diversity Awareness 2013 Short Course - Equality and Diversity in the Work Place and Community 2013 Short Course - Fire Safety 2013 Short Course - Food Safety and Hygiene Training 2013 Short Course - Generic Health and Safety 2013 Short Course - Health and Safety for Healthcare Workers Short Course - Infection Control 2013 Short Course - Intro to the Roles and Responsibilities of Supporting Individuals with their Medication Short Course - Introduction of Understanding Cancer and Treatments Available Short Course - Introduction to Correct Technique for form of Medicine Short Course - Introduction to Dementia and Understanding Memory Loss Short Course - Introduction to Fire Safety Short Course - Introduction to Micro-Organisms and the Causes of Infection Short Course - Introduction to Palliative Care and the Emotive Nature of Issues surrounding Death and Dying Short Course - Introduction to Preparing to Administer Medicines in a Care Setting. Short Course - Introduction to Reporting and Recording Medicine Administration Short Course - Introduction to Supporting Different Needs in Palliative Care Short Course - Introduction to the Causes and Common Types of Dementia Short Course - Introduction to the Different Categories and Types of Medication Short Course - Introduction to Understanding Pain Short Course - Managing and Safe Handling of Medicines Short Course - Nutrition and Hydration 2013 Short Course - Principles of First Aid Short Course - Supporting a Person with their Physical Care needs in a Palliative Care Context Short Course - Supporting a Persons needs in a Palliative Care Context Short Course - The principles of Moving and Handling Short Course - Understanding The Meaning of Palliative Care Subsidiary Diploma in IT (Level 3) (QCF) Subsidiary Diploma in Motor Vehicle (QCF)