Step 2 Success


1 year


Rush Green Campus




Adult 19+


If you've not yet decided what course or career you want to pursue, or want to take a little more time to assess your future options - we're here to support you.

On our Step 2 Success course we'll help you boost your employability and life skills, and build your confidence. You'll have the opportunity to explore your strengths and improve your weaknesses, be creative and have fun!

The course is tailored to your needs; we'll explore a range of different career options and support you with the next steps you'll need to take to get there. Learn how business works, how to make money and how to be successful.

There are regular start dates available to join us. Be the one to make it happen!

This course will focus on supporting you to:

  • Develop a positive, can-do mindset that will help you to achieve your potential.
  • Gain the confidence to be proactive in your own personal development
  • Take responsibility for the next step of your journey.

Weeks 1-3

We'll work with you to find out what motivates you, visualise what success looks like and set goals to help you get there.

Weeks 4-8

You'll identify and learn more about the skills needed for a range of different careers. These include communication skills, budgeting, branding, marketing, customer service and more.

Weeks 9-10

Develop a business idea that's relevant to you and the career you're looking to build. Learn what skills to look out for when you interview potential staff to run that business.

Weeks 11-12

We'll invite local businesses in to talk to you about their experience. Ask them about their career journey, their motivations and any tips for success.

Week 13

Pitch your business idea to your class and see if they'll invest in you!

Week 14

Now you've got a clearer idea about the career path that's right for you, we'll support you to enrol onto a relevant course to further develop the skills needed to turn your ambitions into success!

You will be assessed in class, demonstrating that you are developing the skills needed for further study or employment.

There are no specific entry requirements for this course. You'll need to demonstrate an enthusiasm for wanting to learn something new.

On completion of this course you'll have developed your confidence, employability skills and life skills so you're ready to take the next step in your future. You can progress onto further study in a vocational subject area at Level 1 or into employment.

Where it can lead to
You could progress to the following courses