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Pathways - Developing Work Skills

Course code: YFAU501P

Subject area: Pathways

Study level: School Leaver

Course level: E

Course details

Course time:

9:30am - 3:30pm

Days of week:

Monday to Friday

Course date:

11th Sep 2023 - 5th Jul 2024

Course location:

Abingdon Campus

Contact details


01235 555 585

This course is designed for young adults who have an EHCP (Education Health and Care Plan) who wish to develop further their independence and work skills ready for employment and achieve an Entry 3 level qualification.
Students will be able to work towards appropriate math's, English qualifications, and complete an accredited employability qualification at entry 2. Alongside the main course they will also have the opportunity to improve their cooking skills, take part in sports activities, complete relevant work experience, and engage in the college’s core programme aimed at learning about the world around them.
Course units
Example of units:

- Skills for Learning

- Team Challenge

- Providing customer service

- Financial Awareness

- Using technology

- Communicating with people

- Problem Solving by Thinking Creatively

- Health and Wellbeing for the Workplace

- Learning methods and assessments

Ongoing assessments through the academic year in class, using a variety of methods to build a portfolio of evidence

What next?
At an appropriate time depending on progress made against EHCP outcomes students could transition into employment, supported internship, Fast Forward or mainstream courses.
Entry criteria
Places on these courses are coordinated through the EHCP Consultation process via Oxfordshire County Council SEN team. Students will also be assessed during transition meetings to be able to confirm a Pathways placement.
Fee information
As part of your course we may organise trips to assist you with your learning. Trips are optional, and you will not be penalised if you choose not to participate.

There are bursaries available to help you with other course costs. Call 01235 216 212 for more information.

The rules on fee reduction are complicated and we would encourage you to talk to our Admissions staff on 01235 555 585 to discuss your options. You can find more information on our Fees and Bursaries page - search "Fees and Bursaries" at the top of the page.

Course fees

16-18 Fee:

Tuition Fee: £0.00

Exam Fee: £0.00

Total Cost: £0.00

19+ Fee:

Tuition Fee: £0.00

Exam Fee: £0.00

Total Cost: £0.00

19+ Reduced Fee:

Tuition Fee: £0.00

Exam Fee: £0.00

Total Cost: £0.00

Qualifications received
Entry Level 3 Certificate or Extended certificate