IAG and Student Info

Staying Well During the Pandemic

As we stay in our homes and watch the news unfold, our mental health can be affected. People can feel overwhelemd, anxious and powerless. Keeping up resilience and good mental health is especially important through these difficult times. The resources below offer some tips to look after ourselves and each other .

Local support

Bromley Well mental health and wellbeing

Coronavirus/COVID 19 - Bromley, Lewisham and Greenwich Mind

Talk Together Bromley

Keeping in touch 

We are encouraging our learners to keep in touch with their tutor and each other. Your tutor will organise this so that communications are safe and supportive. Check your emails regularly to find out about updates for your course.

Our management team is also available to all learners who would like extra help and advice. Please email enquiries@bec.ac.uk in the first instance, so that we can put you in touch with the right person.

 

Keeping Active and Well at Home

Staying active while at home is important for wellbeing and mental health.

The resources below give information on how to keep physically healthy and well.

mentalhealth.org - how to look after your mental health using exercise 

mentalhealth.org - diet and mental health 

Information Advice and Guidance at BAEC 

Thinking of enrolling on a course? Are you unsure of the entry requirements, or would you like to talk to someone to check if the course is right for you?

You can contact our friendly staff members on 0208 659 7976. They can answer your questions, or put you in touch with a Curriculum Leader for further advice.

PLEASE NOTE THAT STAFF ARE CURRENTLY WORKING REMOTELY AND MAY NOT ALWAYS BE ABLE TO ANSWER QUERIES OVER THE PHONES. PLEASE  CONTACT US WITH YOUR ENQUIRY AND WE WILL GET IN TOUCH AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.

Pre course IAG

You can find details of individual courses on our website. The Course Summary has information on venue, dates and times as well as a general description. Click on the Course Details link for information on what to expect, whether the course is accredited or not, if there are entry requirements, extra costs or homework requirements. You can also request a Course Details sheet by phone or by visiting one of our centres.

If your course is accredited, you will normally be invited for an interview and assessment of your starting level. During the meeting, you will also have a chance to discuss the course format and your individual needs.

IAG during your course

As a learner with BAEC, you can expect ongoing feedback on your progress and information on your next steps. Your tutor will support you to identify your short and longer term goals, and you can reflect on your achievements. We will normally ask you to complete an Individual Student Course Record at intervals during the course.

Our Learning Support Hub is available to all learners who would like extra help and advice on study skills. We also run workshops and short courses at certain times during the year to familiarise learners with the requirements of specific careers paths, such as childcare or bookkeeping.

IAG at the end of your course

You will be encouraged to discuss your next steps with your tutor. They are specialists in their subject and will usually be able to advise you but if you would like more information, they can put you in touch with another member of staff for further advice.

You can also consult our Career Guidance Handout for further information on local opportunities and financial assistance available.

Progression Route Maps 

If you are considering training for a career but not sure of the steps required, have a look at our Route Progression Maps.

You can request further information from one of our subject specialists at any time.

Bookkeeping progression pathways Bookkeeping

Counselling progression pathways Counselling

Photography progression pathways Photography

Learner Charter

The Learner Charter can be found here

Learner Charter