Our Foundation Learning Courses are specially designed to help young people aged 16-18 (19 in some cases) who lack formal qualifications and the confidence to get ahead.
They provide a more rewarding experience for young people at entry level and level 1. There are no specific entry requirements but a college interview and initial assessment will help determine if this is the right course for you. This is a one year programme (exceptional entries discussed).
The courses include
The courses are tailored to the needs of the individual, who will be required to set their own aims and objectives.
Main start dates take place in September, other start dates are available throughout the year.
You will be asked what you want to do next at your initial interview so your course can be tailored to suit you.
Moving On is a one year course which focuses on life and work skills, English and Maths development, Vocational opportunities, and/or placements.
Moving Up is a supported internship programme focussing on employability which is mainly based in the workplace.
Tops Day Nurseries offers flexible hours, so you only book and pay for the hours you need.
Student Services offer advice on bursary funding. Bursaries support essentials such as travel, childcare and kit.
Student Services provide a range of support, information and specialist services to enhance your student experience.