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    About the course

    This programme develops confidence and self esteem as well as self-awareness. It allows students to develop skills that they will use in employment or on further courses. Students also spend time researching courses and/or employment that they may wish to move on to on completion of the programme.


    Level 1 Certificate in Progression

    Entry requirements

    You must be 16-18 years old.

    There are no formal entry requirements for this course. Entry will be decided through an interview process which will ensure the team can meet learner needs and aspirations.

    Awarding Body


    Why study?

    • Become familiar with College study
    • Make friends, improve your confidence & self-esteem
    • To gain an insight into the career options and choices available to you
    • Receive support in applying for a course at College
    • Support in applying for jobs
    • Food hygiene activities in the skills kitchen
    • Enrichment opportunities
    • Cooking
    • Community work

    Where will this course take me?

    Students can move on from this course into employment in a variety of sectors or to further programmes of study linked to their career goals.

    Core modules

    • Drug awareness (3 credits)
    • Alcohol awareness (3 credits)
    • Diversity in society (3 credits)
    • Communication for group and teamwork (3 credits)

    Optional modules

    • Developing confidence and self-awareness (3 credits)
    • E-safety (3 credits)
    • Basic Food prep (3 credits)

    How will I be assessed?

    Written work

    Practical activities

    Will I have to provide anything?

    • Pen
    • Paper
    • Deposit for an iPad

    I'm interested. What should I do now?

    Call 01279 868100 and talk to an Admissions Adviser
    Ask Us a question about this course

    Funding Your Course

    If you're aged 19 or over and you want to study A Levels, an Access to Higher Education Diploma, or a Level 3 to 6 Vocational Qualification, you could be eligible for an Advanced Learner Loan.