Personal Progression

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Designed for students with learning difficulties and disabilities, this course focuses on students making decisions and developing their learning. This helps students to explore and make choices and therefore start to prepare for adulthood. While studying this course, you will focus on your own personal development and will acquire the transferable skills that will aid you with preparing for independent living. You will experience the world of work, community exploration, and lots of exciting sports and enrichment activities. You will also improve your communication skills and will gain support with your English and maths.


Benefits / Skills

  • Practical support with English and maths.
  • An improvement in your communication skills.
  • Access to sports and enrichment activities.
  • Knowledge and introductory experience of the world of work.
  • Knowledge and introductory experience of independent living.
  • Knowledge and independent experience of community exploration.
  • Opportunities to engage in residential placements as part of our environmental projects and Duke of Edinburgh Award offer.
  • Access to the local community and understanding of how this relates to preparing for adulthood.

Entry Requirements

These courses may be suitable if you have few or no formal qualifications.

Career Progression

Our courses are extremely personalised and are designed to support progression.

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    Course Details


    1 year

    Study Type

    Full time

    Start Date


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    Course Fee (16-18)

    No fee

    Course Facts


    You can contact our Foundation Studies team by calling us on 0113 284 6682 or 0113 284 6675.

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