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Foundation Skills Programme - Working towards Entry 1 to Entry 2 at Malvern Hills College

Course description

This course has been designed specifically for students who require a higher level of support both in the classroom and to access the College environment.

Course content

What’s involved?

A practical based programme tailored to support your independent living skills and where appropriate, your skills to help you obtain supported employment. There are many different modules you can work on including Cookery, Healthy Eating, Community Participation, Woodwork, IT and Using Public Transport.

Maths and English are embedded throughout but if possible you are encouraged to work towards a qualification in Functional Skills Maths or English.

How will I be studying?

Small supported groups of approximately eight students. Maximum of 15 hours per week, either as three full days or up to four days (half day options available for Personal Progress groups).

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements, all students will be invited to an interview.

Future opportunities

ou can extend your qualification or progress on to the next level. Past students have also moved in to supported employment.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Malvern Hills College directly.

Last updated date: 09 August 2016

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    • The Malvern campus has been a centre of excellence for Art and Crafts for many years. Malvern town centre is nearby with its leisure, theatre and shopping facilities and fabulous backdrop of the Malvern Hills.

      The campus has...

      ·         Professional hair and beauty therapy salons.

      ·         Dedicated hair and beauty teaching facilities.

      ·         Several art and crafts studios.

      ·         Exhibits of the students’ work.

      ·         The Malvern Community Learning Centre.

      ·         Fully equipped IT facilities.

      In addition to the Learning Resources Centre, and the Refectory.