Braeside High School BTEC student gets an Outstanding Pearson Learner Award

9th May 2017

Kevin Kiprotich Biegon received an Outstanding Pearson Learner Award for the remarkable achievement of attaining Distinctions in all 18 units done for BTEC level 3 National Extended Diploma in Business. The highest a learner can attain in the course leading to him attaining 3 Distinction stars (D*D*D*). The award was presented in an awards ceremony held at The Weston Hotel on Saturday, 6th May 2017. Kevin completed his BTEC at Braeside last year, he is now pursuing a degree in International Business Administration at the United States International University. Congratulations to Kevin for making us proud.

The BTEC Awards are an annual opportunity for top BTEC students to be rewarded for their achievements in this skills-based learning.

 What BTECs are offered at Braeside?

 At Braeside we offer BTECs alongside the A Level Course after the Year 11 IGCSEs.

BTEC Extended Diploma in Business and Sports are the two BTEC courses offered at Braeside. These are career-based qualifications designed to give students the skills they need to move on to higher education or go straight into employment.

When combined with academic learning at Braeside BTEC develops a range of practical knowledge and skills which help learners to prepare for life at universities.

Classroom style teaching combined with project work and practical, work-related activities help to develop students' behavioural skills, which can include teamwork, creative thinking and presentation skills.

More employers and Higher Education institutions than ever before are choosing BTEC-qualified candidates for their academic and practical knowledge and skills.

Contact us for more information about the course.