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Foundation Learning at QUEST

Course description

Foundation Learning is designed to support young people aged 16 - 18 to progress to a level 2 programme such as an Apprenticeship, Diploma or GCSE/A levels. For some learners a more suitable option may be employment, supported employment or independent living. Learners work towards the achievement of a number of qualifications at Level 1 or Entry Level and undertake learning in three curriculum areas - vocational, personal and social development and functional skills in English, mathematics and ICT. During their time on Foundation Learning learners have the support of a key worker and receive high quality information, advice and guidance and regular progress reviews. Quest offers a range of vocational routes to young people on Foundation Learning including motor vehicle, hairdressing, administration, ICT, customer service, construction and retail. Visits to places of interest and other activities are also part of the Foundation Learning programme. Learners are encouraged to plan visits themselves giving them valuable experience of using the telephone and internet and working together as a team.Learners can join Quests Foundation Learning programme at any time of the year.

Entry requirements

No specific entry requirements

Further information

To find out more about this qualification, contact us, ask your Connexions Personal Adviser or school/college careers staff.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact QUEST directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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