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Diploma in Personal Progress - Entry 1

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Course CodeC0008
Academic Year1718
Dates25th September 2017 to 6th July 2018
Location NameNuneaton Campus
AreaFoundation Learning
Mode Of ProvisionFull Time
IntroductionFoundation Learning offer courses from Entry Level 1 to Level 1. The emphasis on all courses in this area is on preparing young people for independent living and/ or future employment. For many it is also the stepping stone to further education courses in specific areas. Small group sizes ensure that all learners are fully supported, and individually tailored support packages can be discussed during interview. As a team we try to develop confidence and release potential through a wide range of activities. Courses are available for learners aged 16-25 (depending upon EHCP details and requirements) Group sizes are generally between 10-12 and teaching assistance is provided in each session.
Study OutlineYou will study a variety of occupational workshops alongside classroom based units including personal and social development skills and work preparation. All courses aim to teach new skills, and develop old ones. All courses include maths, English and ICT-and work experience Some other areas you may study include: Carpentry Cooking Sport Personal & Social Development Gardening/ horticulture Handling money and budgeting
Entry RequirementsThere are no entry requirements
EquipmentDictionary/smartphone Pencil case with pens, pencil, highlighter etc Note pad A4 pad of lined paper Ring binder folder
AttendanceAttendance is usually timetabled 3 or 4 days per week.
AssessmentAssessment will take place throughout the course and will be based on observations, witness statements and your own work and achievements.
ProgressionPossible progression onto Full time education at Entry Level 2 or above.
QualificationEdexel Certificate in Personal Progress OCN West Midlands living Independently E1
Awarding BodyEDEXEL OCN West Midlands
LevelEntry 1
Available Full-time?Y
Available Part-time?N
Suitable for Higher Education?N
Suitable for Individuals?Y
Suitable for Employers?N
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