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Why choose vocational study at Hartlepool Sixth Form?

Our vocational courses are a more hands-on way of learning to develop practical skills, knowledge and work related skills for a job role in a specific sector. A level 3 qualification, equivalent to A-Levels, is accepted by most universities.

What will vocational study offer me?

  • A more hands on way of learning to give you practical skills and knowledge. 

  • A qualification that is recognised worldwide.

  • Excellent pastoral and academic support from our dedicated staff.

  • Progression to university or employment.

  • A state-of-the-art learning environment to help you reach your true potential.

  • Skills, knowledge and experience to give you the best start to progress to your future career.

Which route is right for you?

Animation, Games Design & VFX

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Applied Science

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Health & Social Care

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Sport & Exercise Sciences

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Maths and English for a Successful Future

Maths and English are important life skills that will help you to achieve your best in your studies and to progress to your dream career.

96.8% of our students progressed to further study, university of employment.

(*Based on 16-18 year olds destination data for Hartlepool Sixth Form, 2019/20 academic year)

Why Choose Hartlepool Sixth Form?

Ranked 8th top performing sixth form nationally

*Based on 90.5% achievement rate for HSF - extracted from the amalgamated data for EPNE, DfE National Achievement Rate Tables (2018-2019) 

Rated Good by Ofsted

*June 2016

Recognised regionally and nationally for our high-quality approach to careers education

Access to an Honours Programme to support applications to top universities