BTEC Overview

CVQO-led BTECs are vocational qualifications designed to give students the skills they need to either move on to higher education or go straight into employment.

These vocational qualifications help young people and adults within youth groups acquire knowledge, skills and understanding through practical activities in a real-life context so that they can apply what they’ve learned.

BTEC has earned its reputation as the world’s most successful applied learning qualification, providing students with a clear line of sight into work. Encouraging students to take responsibility for their own learning, BTEC develops the practical, interpersonal and thinking skills essential for professional life (

CVQO-led BTEC qualifications have been helping learners achieve great things for over 10 years. Many of our students have gone on to gain employment, promotions or places at higher education as a result of taking their qualification, making them an essential addition to participation in youth groups.