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Entry Level 1 City and Guilds Diploma at Northampton College

Course description

This course is designed to develop your social, independence skills, whilst improving your confidence through studying a range of topics. Topics include: - Literacy - Numeracy - Enterprise and community awareness

Course content

If you are working towards Entry Level 1 or have achieved our Accessing College and Education certificate or Plus programme, this course may be for you. It is designed for students who need a supportive environment in which to learn.This qualification is designed for students working at Entry Level 1. Entry Level 1 is for those students with profound and complex learning difficulties and/or disabilities, including those working towards Entry Level 2. Once you have completed the course, you may have the opportunity to progress either on to other Supported Learning courses.

Entry requirements

You must already be at Level P5 or above before joining. You must be willing to take part in new learning opportunities and to improve your literacy, numeracy and social skills. You should also be committed to furthering your education.


You will be taught in small groups and will be set targets to achieve. Both your targets and your progress will be monitored regularly in tutorial sessions. We will assess your individual needs at your initial interview, and if necessary, we will arrange additional support to help you achieve your learning goals.

Future opportunities

Opportunities include:- Supported Learning study

Further information

There are usually at least two full day trips to various locations: Day trips - £20.00 - £40.00

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 11 October 2016
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