Practical Vs Theory
This course, as part of New College Stamford’s Air and Defence Career College is an amazing opportunity to pursue a career with the RAF and progress towards job roles such as a Cyberspace Communications Specialist or an Avionics Technician. You will gain an insight into the aerospace industry through RAF station visits and residential, outdoor and adventurous activities such as canoeing and high hopes. You will also build fundamental knowledge of computer science including:
- Managing networks
- Computational thinking
- Maintaining hardware and software
The programme includes employability skills (attitudinal goals) and Functional Skills or GCSEs in English and maths (dependent upon existing qualifications) alongside practical workshops at New College Stamford. A blend of practical and theory activities with a range of assessment methods including 3 hours per week of personal training to develop your physical fitness. Graduates of The Air and Defence Career College are guaranteed a place on RAF basic recruit training (subject to RAF entry criteria) and will be well equipped to pass first time. This course is 60% College and 40% industry structured.