Foundation Learning


Course Title: Introduction to Skills for Working Life – E2
Course Code: FD212

Department: Foundation Learning
Course Type: Full time

Do you like caring for animals or plants? Do you want to learn how to drive a tractor? Do you prefer to be outside and doing practical tasks? Would you like to have a go at all of these things? If the answer is yes then this course is perfect for you. We can help you develop practical, social and life skills - and gain a recognised qualification - all in the safe and friendly environment of Greys Loft the Centre for Foundation Studies which is based in the centre of the college campus.

You will learn subjects like large and small animal care and gardening to help you start to get a job or carry on in education, plus you can relax and socialise in small groups as you develop your social skills within the wider college community.

We pride ourselves on working closely with you, your parents, carers and schools, to ensure we are able to offer the best support for you. Our teaching team are experienced in working with students who have specific educational needs and a range of support is available to ensure you get the best from your study programme. Transition to college is supported through Taster Sessions or Link Courses for students still at school and also through our exciting Summer School.

If you want to find out more please give us a ring, or better still come and visit!


Course Content

Certificate in Skills for Working Life (Entry 2) (QCF)

Next Steps

No formal entry requirements You must have a desire to work outdoors in a variety of practical land based subjects We will also need full details of special educational needs and any other reports from relevant bodies or establishments to ensure that we are able to put in place the correct level of support for each individual learner.

Career Opportunities

Skills for Working Life - E3

Dates & Fees

Start Date End Date Start Time End Time Mode of Attendance Days of the Week No of sessions
08-Sep-20 24-Jun-21 9.15 a.m. 4.45 p.m. Full time Tue, Wed, Thu 105
Total Fee Full Cost Total Fee 19-23 Total Fee 24+

Additional Costs

We may ask for contributions toward some off site activities

Location & Contact Details


Kingston Maurward College Main Campus | Directions


Course Helpline 01305 215215

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