Foundation Learning

Introduction

Course Title: Skills for Working Life – E3
Course Code: FD213

Department: Foundation Learning
Course Type: Full time



This Entry Level 3 course is designed for anyone who wishes to continue developing their experience of land-based subjects. So if you really love working with animals and the countryside, driving tractors, growing plants or outdoor sport, this is the ideal course for you. The course provides in-house and external work experience situations. Hands on working on the college's farm, taking part in lambing and calf husbandry.

You will be based in the safe and friendly environment of Greys Loft the Centre for Foundation Studies, learn subjects and develop skills that can help you get a job or carry on your education. Plus you can relax and socialise in small groups as you develop your social skills within the wider college community. We will work with you, your parents, carers and schools to ensure we are able to offer you the best support.

Overview

Qualification

Certificate in Skills for Working Life (Entry 3) (QCF)

Course Content

Units include:
Animal care
Gardening
Practical countryside skills
Work experience with local employers supported by the course manager
Outdoor activities
Tractor driving
Functional skills (English, maths and ICT)
Employability and personal development
Preparing for work
Life skills
Personal and social development
Tutorial support.

Next Steps

Practical Skills Development - Entry Level Level 1 courses at Kingston Maurward College