Still not sorted for September? Unhappy with your current college course? Don't worry, it's not too late to join one of our career-led courses.
Why choose Wirral Met?
- We are a WorldSkills UK Centre of Excellence
- Our specialist tutors have years of industry experience
- Outstanding support for students
- Great links with hundreds of employers who facilitate industry placements, apprenticeships and internships
- Five career-led campuses with world class facilities
Unsure which course to apply for?
Here's some helpful suggestions of courses which might suit you.
I would like to work in a digital industry
Esports - Level 2
Join this course to start your journey on the path to working in the dynamic and quickly evolving world of Esports. Studying in our fully-equipped Esports Arena, you will explore all aspects of this industry, from event planning to understanding the role of health and well-being in Esports.
Esports - Level 3
Gain a detailed insight into the world of Esports with our Level 3 course. Develop an understanding of a wide range of aspects within this emerging industry including business, marketing, coaching, analysis, broadcasting and much more.
Digital and Computing Technologies - Level 1
Develop a wide range of skills to start you off on your digital journey. Cover areas such as computer components, programs, and the necessary skills to gain employment.
T Level in Digital Production, Design and Development - Level 3
The next level qualification. Equivalent to 3 A Levels, this course focuses on software, design and development to help you progress into a career in the fast growing Digital sector. Combine classroom learning with a 45 day industry placement, and uncover emerging technical trends, data in software design, and much more.
T Level Transition Programme in Digital Production, Design and Development - Level 2
The T Level Transition course is designed to give you the skills and knowledge required to join the Level 3 T Level in Digital Production, Design and Development, in addition to skills valued by employers. Develop your skills in technology systems, computer hardware, network devices, and much more.
I would like to turn my creativity into a career
UAL Music Diploma - Level 1
This Level 1 Diploma in Music provides opportunities for you to explore and develop your creativity, while enhancing self-confidence and revealing the potential career demands and opportunities within the music industry. Enhance your skills in our studios, developing and supporting performances and production.
VTCT Diploma in Makeup Techniques - Level 2
Working in our fully-equipped beauty salons, this qualification includes all the required elements to work effectively as a junior beautician/beauty specialist including: applying make-up, instruction on make-up, the art of photographic make-up, client care, facial skin care and health and safety.
VTCT Diploma in Fashion, Theatre, Media, Hair and Makeup Studies - Level 3
This course explores all aspects of creative, theatrical media makeup from camouflage makeup, complex skill of airbrushing and media makeup to applying ready-made postiches and prosthetic pieces whilst creating fantasy hair designs. This course is fast paced, creative and fun, and you will develop the skills and experience to provide hair and make-up services in the media, theatre, performing arts, fashion and photographic industries.
UAL Art and Design Diploma - Level 1
Develop a wide range of practical art skills to help you progress on to the next step of your Art career pathway. Gain skills such as painting, collage and sculpture through practical exercises, workshops and demonstrations. Explore contemporary artforms in digital media, 3D modelling, as well as classic techniques like ceramics and acrylics.
I would like to help others
T Level in Health - Level 3
This new qualification, equivalent to three A Levels, builds on our extensive experience of delivering Health courses in collaboration with employers and industry experts. In partnership with a number of NHS Trusts and healthcare providers, our programme ensures you will develop a real insight into the range of roles and services within this field. Your industry placement, alongside an employer set project and other activities will provide a strong basis to progress your career in this important sector.
T Level in Education and Childcare - Level 3
Equivalent to three A Levels, our T Level in Education and Childcare is the perfect choice for those who seek a career working with children. Combining classroom learning with a minimum 21 week industry placement, this course will equip you with the skills, knowledge and industry experience to start your journey in this rewarding sector.
T Level Transition Programme in Early Years Practitioner - Level 2
A direct progression route to T Level in Education and Childcare, this course will develop your knowledge in the Early Years stages of child development. This rewarding course will provide you with an industry placement as well as skills in legislation, development, learning for school, professional practice and much more.
Introduction to Uniformed Services and Sport - Level 1
Start your journey into a career in Uniformed Services or Sport with this introductory course. Cover a wide range of areas including sport, health, fitness, employability, and discover the opportunities to progress your career in Uniformed Services and Sport.
Diploma in Entry to Uniformed Services - Level 2
Move towards a career in the Uniformed and Public Services with our Level 2 qualification. Discover career opportunities, develop skills in teamwork, communication, problem solving, and understand the importance of aspects such as health, hygiene and fitness in the varying career sectors of Public and Uniformed Services.
Personal Trainer Diploma - Level 3
Develop your knowledge, understanding and technical skills needed for a career in sport and the active leisure industry as a personal trainer in gym based exercise. This qualification is approved by the Register of Exercise Professionals (REPS) upon successful completion of this qualification you will be eligible to register onto REPS and endorse by CIMSPA (Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity).
Certificate in Fitness Instructing - Level 2
This qualification has been specifically designed for the 16-18 age group who want to pursue a career in the popular, exciting and fast growing industry of Health, Fitness and Personal training. Study a range of topics including the principles of anatomy, health and safety, conducting consultations, and much more.
I want to work in an exciting, fast-paced environment
Travel and Tourism - Level 2
Explore your options in the travel industry with our Level 2 Travel and Tourism course. Gain the necessary skills and experience to apply for employment within the various sectors of this exciting industry.
NVQ Food Preparation and Cooking/Food and Beverage Service (Combined) - Level 1
Start your journey in the hospitality industry with our Level 1 qualification. Prepare, cook, and serve food in our Met at the Square restaurant, developing your skills in a real life hospitality setting. Learn essential skills for this fast-paced industry including working effectively as part of a hospitality team, preparing and working with a wide range of foods, and maintaining safe and hygienic practice.
NVQ Professional Cookery Diploma - Level 2
Working in our training kitchens, classrooms, and Met at the Square restaurant, this course will further develop your culinary skills, understanding and practicing more advanced techniques. You will also cover essential skills for the hospitality industry including teamwork, health, security, and food safety.
I would like to work using practical skills
BTEC Certificate in Advanced Manufacturing Engineering - Level 3
Surround yourself in emerging technologies with our Level 3 Advanced Manufacturing Engineering course. Work in our dedicated, state-of-the-art Engineering and Mechatronics labs, and learn about rapidly developing technologies including rapid prototyping, 3D printing, and Robotics, as well as practical skills such as welding.
Performing Engineering Operations Certificate - Level 1
The perfect introduction to develop engineering skills in industrial and non-industrial fields, our Level 1 Performing Engineering Operations Certificate is an ideal way to get you started in the industry. Units of study covered include working in engineering, communicating using CAD systems, and carrying out basic fitting techniques.
Plumbing Studies Diploma - Level 3
Gain a range of advanced plumbing skills with our Level 3 Plumbing Studies Diploma. Cover a wide variety of topics including complex cold and hot water systems, domestic gas principles, environmental technology systems, and much more.
T Level On Site Construction, Carpentry, and Joinery - Level 3
Delivered by expert tutors and indsutry specialists at our dedicated Construction campus, our T Level On Site Construction - Carpentry and Joinery course combines classroom learning with an industry placement to develop your skills in these trades. Learn about design, health and safety, construction methods, regulations and much more.
T Level Transition Programme in Construction - Level 2
Develop the practical skills and knowledge to progress onto our T Level On Site Construction - Carpentry and Joinery course. Cover a wide range of areas including manufacturing, fitting, health and safety, the principles of building, and much more.
T Level in Building Services Engineering for Construction - Level 3
Develop your understanding of the building services engineering sector with this T Level course. Combining classroom learning with a minimum 45 day industry placement and naviagate a variety of areas including building design, surveying, regulations, relationship management, mathematical and digital engineering techniques, and much more.
T Level Transition Programme in Building Services Engineering for Construction - Level 2
Develop practical skills, underpin job knowledge to an industry standard, and focus your understanding on the principles of elctrical installation, electrical engineering, and gas installation. This transition programme will enable you to progress on to the T Level Building Services Engineering for Construction.
T Level Engineering, Manufacturing, Processing and Control - Level 3
Start your journey in the thriving engineering sector our T Level course in Engineering, Manufacturing, Processing and Control. Designed by industry leaders to deliver a high level of knowledge, the course combines hands on learining, academic study with a minimum 45 day industry placement.
T Level Transition Programme in Engineering, Manufacturing, Processing and Control - Level 2
The perfect foundation to progress on to the T Level in Engineering, Manufacturing, Processing and Control, this transition programme will give you a head start into a successful career in engineering. Develop a wide range of practical skills including proposing design solutions to meet specifications, producing engineering products and problem solving.
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Applications are still open for all of our courses. Click here to view our full range of courses for 16-18 year olds.