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BTECs are high-quality, career-focused qualifications grounded in the real world of work. BTEC courses focus on skills-based learning and are designed around themed units. This practical approach allows BTEC learners to develop and apply the knowledge and skills that employers, colleges and universities are looking for.
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BTEC National qualifications provide a vocational alternative to A levels for learners who prefer a more practical, real-world way of learning. Highly regarded by universities, FE colleges and employers, they can help you to progress to a career in your chosen sector or to further and higher education.