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Skilled for Life

An innovative course offered at Entry 3/Level 1 that provides students with the opportunity to experience a range of vocational sectors and learning experiences.

WHY CHOOSE THIS COURSE

The qualification provides a progression route onto further education or work. It is aimed at post 16 students with moderate learning difficulties and/or who have not yet decided on a career, or those who need more qualifications to gain entry onto other courses.

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Start date: 08/09/2022

Course code
FSSKFLI22T
Level
Entry level
Location
Truro College
Duration
1 year
Qualification
Foundation Studies

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WHAT WILL I LEARN?

The Skilled for Life course uses a credit-based model; learners are registered for a specific number of credits based on their individual learning needs. Students will have the opportunity to study a range of subjects that may include:

ICT, Photography, Cooking (Life Skills), Horticulture, Sport, Art and Design, Hair and Beauty, Construction and Motor Vehicle, Health and Social Care, Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Scheme, Social and Personal Skills, Creating a Product, Cultural Studies and Skills for Work.

Students will also have the opportunity to study and gain accreditation in Maths and English at an appropriate level. There will be the opportunity for a regular weekly work placement.

WHERE WILL IT TAKE ME?

The Skilled for Life course prepares learner and equips them with the necessary skills and knowledge to progress into the world of work. Career’s support is at hand to engage learners and help them to plan for their chosen future.

One paragraph focussed on educational PROGRESSION opportunities as a result of studying this course

Students will progress gaining accredited qualifications in a range of subjects, exploring vocational courses within the college, and undertaking valuable work placement experience. The curriculum offer encompasses the fundamentals for progressing onto further education or employment for our learners.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

There are no formal entry requirements.

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Truro College
College Road
Truro
Cornwall
TR1 3XX

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