Employability and Life Skills
This study programme offers progression onto vocational courses within the College and the community and helps lead to eventual employment opportunities.
This qualification is the first step on the ladder to progressing into vocational learning; apprenticeships and employment.
This programme has three levels; Entry Level 1, Entry Level 2 and Entry Level 3.
Students on all levels of the Study Programme will gain employability skills by taking part in running our D cafe, which is located within the learning environment. Our cafe is sponsored by Covea Insurance who have provided a new Barista style coffee machine to equip our learners with skills desirable for employers.
Learners will also have the opportunity to engage in projects such as enterprise, fundraising, volunteering and work experience.
Teaching takes place in small groups in designated classrooms equipped with all the necessary resources.
The core study programme involves:
- ASDAN Employability
- Personal Progress
- BTEC Workskills Qualification
- Personal & Social Skills Development
- Maths & English Qualifications
- Work Experience
Individualised Additions may involve:
- Speech & Language Therapy
- 1:1 Literacy
- 1:1 Numeracy
- Travel Training
- Lego Therapy
- Independent Living Skills
- Reading Room Workshops
"Since starting college he has been happy and looks forward to going. Even in only a few weeks, we have seen him progress in strategies to manage money." - Angela Hardy, Parent
For more info please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01422 399 332.
Additionally, you can view our leaflet here.