Breckland School


T-Levels were launched in September 2020. They mix learning within the classroom with experience whilst on the job. T-levels are equivalent to 3 A Levels and are 2 year courses.

There are only currently 3 T Levels available, with 7 more being available from September 2021. Further introductions will take place in 2022 or 2023.

Providers in the East of England:

  • Cambridge Academy for Science and Technology
  • City College Norwich
  • Diss High School
  • Suffolk New College
  • The College of West Anglia
  • University Technical College Norfolk
  • West Suffolk College

Compulsory elements in the T-Level Course:

  • A placement within the industry lasting a minimum of 315 hours.
  • The minimum pass grade in English and Maths if not achieved at GCSE.
  • A technical qualifications, combining both ‘core theory, concepts and skills for an industry are and specialist skills and knowledge for an occupation or career.


September 2023

T Level courses start in these subject areas:

  • animal care and management
  • agriculture, land management and production
  • catering
  • craft and design
  • hair, beauty and aesthetics
  • human resources
  • legal
  • media, broadcast and production