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Subjects > Vocational 14-19 (secondary)

Keep up with new ways of developing transferable skills via applied learning in all sorts of subject areas, and find out what new lines of study are being introduced.

All secondary vocational 14-19 videos

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30 mins Handle with Care - Health and Social Care
A insight into care workers and the support they give others

Series

Secondary Lesson Starters
From maths at the seaside to functional skills for engineering and hair and beauty diplomas, these short video lesson starters for secondary students present learning in a fun and relevant way.
(120 programmes)

Vocational 14-19 extras

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A selection of downloads from the Department for Education as well as recommended weblinks.

Vocational Education & Skills resources

A look at the 2007 WorldSkills competition, which celebrates vocational skills in young people, and some of the British team who competed in it.

WordlSkills 2007

  Health and Beauty - Inside the Gym How a fitness instructor uses literacy, numeracy and ICT skills
 

Secondary vocational 14-19 videos

15 mins Beauty Therapy
Part of the series Skills Championships
A focus on Jade Kidd, the UK's beauty therapy competitor for WorldSkills 2007. At just 19 years of age she has already opened a beauty salon in Skegness.
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15 mins Cooking
Part of the series Skills Championships
A focus on Graham Squire, a 20-year-old chef from Portsmouth, who will represent the UK at the international showcase for vocational skills, the WorldSkills 2007 event in Japan.
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15 mins Bricklaying
Part of the series Skills Championships
A focus on Michael Broadley, a 21-year-old bricklayer from Northern Ireland as he prepares to compete with three peers to make the UK team for WorldSkills 2007 in Japan.
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30 mins Who's Going to Japan?
Part of the series Skills Championships
Sixty hopefuls compete at the UK Skills Selection competition in Coventry and Warwickshire to make the team of 23 that will travel to the WorldSkills event in Japan in November 2007.
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30 mins Going for Gold in Japan
Part of the series Skills Championships
Follow the progress of the British team aiming to win gold at the international skills Olympics for young people aged 23 or under.
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30 mins Bound for Japan
Part of the series Skills Championships
In the first of two special programmes, we follow the achievements of 23 young people chosen to represent Britain in Japan at WorldSkills 2007.
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30 mins Handle with Care - Health and Social Care
Gain an insight into health and social care workers from across the country, seeing the way they provide support and meeting the people they care for.
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15 mins PLTS
Part of the series Diplomas
Two consortia in Birmingham, who are preparing to pilot the new secondary diplomas, work to ensure that Personal Learning and Thinking Skills become integrated into the curriculum.
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15 mins Work Experience
Part of the series Diplomas
Two consortia in Birmingham prepare to pilot the new Secondary Diplomas in Engineering and Creative and Media.
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15 mins Curriculum Planning
Part of the series Diplomas
Two very different consortia, prepare to launch secondary diplomas in engineering, and creative & media. The new diplomas have been produced in a bid to offer students the chance to gain work and life skills with the help of industry.
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