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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.
Award in Creative Crafts - Fashion and Retail Award in Creative Hairdressing Design Skills Award In Food Safety Award in Lash Extensions - Level 3 Award in Tanning Treatments (QCF) Level 3 BTEC Diploma in Arts and Design BTEC Certificate in Vocational Studies (Level 1) (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 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 Art and Design (QCF) - Fashion BTEC Subsidiary Diploma in Business (Level 3) (QCF) Business English 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 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 Introduction to the Hospitality Service (QCF) - Entry Certificate in Micro Dermabrasion Treatments (QCF) - Level 3 Certificate in Stone Therapy Massage (QCF) - Level 3 Certificate in the Requirements for Electrical Installations (17th Edition) College Certificate Basic ESOL Course. Diploma in Beauty Therapy Diploma in Bricklaying L2 Diploma in Child Care and Education - Level 3 Diploma in Cognitive Behavioural Therapeutic Skills and Theory (QCF) Diploma in Complementary Therapies Diploma in Construction - Level 1 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 Plumbing Studies Diploma in Plumbing Studies - Level 1 Diploma in Psychotherapeutic Counselling (QCF) Diploma in the Principles of Travel and Tourism (QCF) - NCFE - Level 2 Entry Level Award in Functional Skills English 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 Bricklaying Level 1 Diploma in Caring for Children Level 1 Diploma in Carpentry and Joinery Level 1 Diploma in Introduction to Professional Cookery Level 1 Diploma in Vehicle Maintenance Level 2 Award for Personal Licence Holders (QCF) Level 2 Award in Barista Skills Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills Level 2 Certificate in Digital Photography Level 2 Certificate in Nail Technology Level 2 Certificate in Resort Representatives Level 2 Diploma in Bench Joinery 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 Hospitality Services (QCF) Level 3 BTEC Subsidiary Diploma in Performing Arts Level 3 Certificate in Counselling Studies Level 3 Certificate in Indian Head Massage (QCF) Level 3 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy Level 3 Diploma in Aromatherapy Level 3 Diploma in Bench Joinery Level 3 Diploma in Make-Up Artistry Level 3 Diploma in Reflexology Level 3 Diploma in Site Carpentry Level 3 Extended Diploma in Business Level 3 Extended Diploma in Fashion and Retail 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 NVQ Diploma in Personal Training Microsoft Office Specalist - Outlook Microsoft Office Specialist - Access Microsoft Office Specialist - Excel 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 Services - Level 3 (QCF) NVQ Diploma in Professional Cookery Programme - Level 1 Diploma in Sports and Activity Programme - Preparation for Employment Studies Programme - VS Vocational and Study Skills Progressions - Award in Functional Skills English - Accredited Progressions - Award in Functional Skills Maths - Accredited Progressions - Entry Level Certificate in Workskills Progressions - Level 1 Award in Creative Craft using Art and Design Progressions - Level 1 Award in Creative Craft using Cookery 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 - Intoduction of Understanding Cancer and Treatments Available Short Course - Intro to the Roles and Responsibilities of Supporting Individuals with their Medication 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 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) Subsidiary Diploma in Music Performance (QCF)