Steps to TEC

Being prepared for the world of work, developing independent skills, enhancing social skills and fostering a valuable role within the community can all be big steps to take. Steps to TEC has been designed to guide and support young people in achieving these goals and more.

You’ll have the opportunity to learn in small groups within our specialist facilities and gain hands-on experience from being involved in a variety of enterprise activities. We will make sure that you are on the right course for your ability and aspirations and we will make sure that you have the support that you need to succeed.

Throughout the year we tailor your learning to offer you the best chance of achieving a qualification with an aim to progress onto one of our full-time programmes.

Term 1– Throughout Term 1 you will get the chance to try out all of the different hands-on courses we offer to give you a better idea of what you might enjoy.

Term 2– During Term 2 you choose two areas to specialise in that will give a more detailed overview of what is involved in those courses.

Term 3– For Term 3 you get to choose which course best suits the things you enjoy doing and your abilities.

You are fully supported by our fully-trained, friendly staff throughout your time at Scarborough TEC.

Independent Living Skills

Scarborough TEC offers programmes which support students to develop their independent living skills to prepare young people for adulthood alongside gaining qualifications in English, Maths and ICT.

Tailored to suit the individual goals of each student, all of our programmes are taught within small classes which focus on personal and social development. Our experienced tutors ensure each student’s pathway is clear, achievable and importantly right for them.

Are you looking for a college that will cater to your additional learning needs?

At Scarborough TEC we fully understand that no two learners are alike and we treat all of our learners as individuals. We provide a range of support to suit them.

At Scarborough TEC our tutors have extensive industry experience and our support staff are always onhand to help learners make the most of their time at college. We’re always focused on our learners’ needs to ensure that they develop the skills they require for their future.
Our campus is shared by learners of all abilities.

This inclusive environment means that learners on the Skills for Employment programme can develop confidence through their day-to-day college activities.

Apply now for Steps to TEC

If you’re interested in applying for one of these courses simply complete the form by following this link.

Full-time Courses

If you’re looking to find something interesting, exciting and rewarding to do for your future career, our courses are exactly the right choice.


It’s never too late to apply and it’s important that you make the right decision about your course but we are always here to help.