At the commencement of the academic year, all applicants must be at least fifteen years nine months of age to register for Full time, Evening and Day- Release programmes. (Evening and Day Release students must have relevant working experience).
Matured Students (age 26 and over) without relevant entrance requirements will be subjected to an Entrance Examination.
Craft Courses/CBE Level 1:
Applicants must have completed SCCP Advanced Level 1 or any other relevant qualification (CXC qualifications).
CBE Level 2:
Applicants must have completed CBE Level 1.
Technician Diploma Programmes
a. 4 subjects CXC (including Mathematics and English A) and any other 2 subjects (Grades 1–3) relevant to the programme. Admission may also be subjected to an interview.
b. Students who have completed the Technician Certificate Part I/II and passed with Credit may enter the Year Two of a Diploma Programme.
Technician Certificate Courses
a. 4 subjects CXC (including Mathematics and English A) and any other 2 subjects (Grades 1 – 3) relevant to the programme. Admission may also be subjected to an interview.
b. 3 subjects CXC (including Mathematics and English A), and any other subject (Grades 1 -3) relevant to the programme. Admission is also subjected to an interview, and applicants must have at least two (2) years relevant working experience.
c. Persons who have gained at least a credit in a comparable Craft Course or acquired a CBE Level 2 qualification may be considered eligible for entry.
NB: Persons who have the required number of subjects but a Grade 4 or 5 in Mathematics and/or English Language will be required to sit a qualifying examination in the subject(s).