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Qualification in Employability, Independence & Progression - Entry 3 at Ashford College

Course description

By studying this foundation learning course at Ashford College, you will develop your independence and work-related skills in a vocational environment. This will enable you to study subjects you enjoy whilst gaining a practical understanding of the vocational options.

Through practical experience within the College you will gain an in-depth understanding of the skills needed to develop independence and confidence. Your course will be linked with the outcomes in your Education, Health and Care Plan. Supported work-related learning or placements will enhance your employability skills development including English, mathematics and ICT.

Entry requirements

Applicants should demonstrate an interest in the curriculum area and have achieved Entry Level 2 mathematics and English. As part of the study programme you will be offered a meeting to discuss the support and intervention you may require to successfully access your course.

Future opportunities

Successful students can progress within the Foundation Learning programme to the next level and have the opportunity to specialise within an area that they enjoy. Alternatively, they can explore employment or supported employment opportunities within the industry.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 01 November 2017
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    • Ashford College offers you a wide choice of courses for a fantastic learning experience. Choose from work-related options such as beauty therapy, construction or motor vehicle, Apprenticeships giving you the chance to earn while you learn, all the way up to university-level programmes in a range of subjects.

      The College gives you the freedom to learn in your own way, in an environment that offers first-class facilities and lecturers with industry experience. We will help you find the right course and, often, when your course is completed, help you to find work in the career you are aspiring to.

      Elwick Road campus

      The brand new campus on Elwick Road is just a stone’s throw away from Ashford International railway station. With £26m of investment, the new purpose-built state-of-the-art teaching facilities including fashion and photography studios, a professional kitchen, music production studio, multi-media learning resource centre and workshops for motor vehicle, bricklaying, plastering and plumbing. Our hair and beauty salon, restaurant and coffee shop will be open to the public and provide a real-life working environment for students.