For interview, learners can wear what they want and what they feel comfortable in. The course tutor will go through the course details and what is expected of the learner, as well as informing about any trips and/or equipment they will need to bring, as well as any payments that may be expected of them. If Assessment of Needs and/or Medical Risk Assessments have not been completed before the interview, they will be completed at interview. Learners will generally be given a copy of the course timetable as well as information about transport options and a Frequently Asked Questions sheet. At the end of the interview, the tutor will advise next steps and arrange a date for the student to come in for a taster day, if they feel that this is appropriate. What to expect from Interviews – Entry 1 Courses only
The tutor will attend the learner’s current school to do the interview and a school observation. Parents are invited to attend the interview at the school. During the interview, the tutor will go through course details and what is expected of the learner. The tutor will arrange a taster day for the learner, and after a number of taster days, the tutor will confirm if a conditional offer is to be made.