A career in science is one of the most fascinating, interesting and rewarding out there. Contributing to society, finding cures to diseases, developing new technology to improve lives, making new discoveries - the sky truly is the limit.  

Our science courses ensure you gain the theory, skills and practical techniques for a successful career in science. The curriculum includes physics, chemistry, biology and maths, giving you the chance to progress into a wide range of science degrees and careers.

Did you know?

With technology continually changing, demand remains high for talented scientists. The average salary for a Biomedical Scientist is £46,800 per year.


  • Excellent practical facilities
  • Bursaries available for eligible learners
  • Links with employers and industry
  • Field trips

Career paths 

Upon successful completion of your course you can enter full-time employment or (after completing the level 3) progress into university to pursue a degree in the sciences. Career opportunities include industries such as food technology, pharmaceuticals, medical research, petrochemicals, health, environmental protection and plant science.

For more information on Science courses, please click on the links below.

Course Suitable for Categories
Access to H.E. Diploma in Science Adults, H.E. Students H.E. Courses
BTEC Level 1 Diploma in Applied Science 16-18, Adults BTEC Level 1
First Extended Certificate in Applied Science: Level 2 (Medical) 16-18 (Full-time) BTEC Level 2
Level 3: BTEC National Extended Diploma in Applied Science 16-18 (Full-time) BTEC Level 3