Access Step Forward Foundation 1
Who is this course aimed at?
These are full-time courses for young people who have received support for learning in the past and who wish to continue their studies in a more supportive environment. Study is offered at a rate and pace suitable to the individual with achievements expected in a range of assessment opportunities.
What entry requirements will I need?
Supported Education are committed to offering a wide range of provision across a range of subject areas. There are no pre-entry requirements other than a willingness to study and to participate fully as a student at College.
Applicants will be invited to come and meet the staff team for an informal interview, where together we will discuss which course suits your needs and your educational aim.
Our courses and resources are adapted to meet individuals’ educational needs, however, if you require personal support in order to be successful at College, this must be in place prior to you taking up your course.
How and where will I study?
Courses are generally full-time for up to two years.
What will I study on this course?
The course enables young people to continue their education. Each student has a personal timetable. This is made up of key areas which all students will cover: Communication, Numeracy, IT, Employment/Enterprise Skills, Independent Living Skills, Health Studies and Personal Development.
In addition to these key areas, students are encouraged to choose vocational tasters throughout the year which may include Painting & Decorating, Hair & Beauty, Catering, Joinery, Animal Care, Gardening, Construction and Sport.
Students may also be able to develop their skills in Art & Craft, Leisure & Recreation, Sports Studies, Drama and Photography/Digital Media, Community Leisure, Volunteering.
Job and progression routes?
Further College courses, supported employment referrals volunteer agency referrals, wider community opportunities in life and work.