Entry 1 - Skills for Independent Living

Preparation for Life and Work

Preparation for Life and Work
Preparation for Life and Work

What will you be working towards?

Code W11SPE1INL101
Qualification Type Other Regulated/Accredited Qualification
Qualification Level Entry Level
Course type Full Time


This provision is for our students with complex and high needs and our most vulnerable students with SEND. It is designed to help you become as independent as your individual ability allows.

You will attend College 3 days (15 hours) per week.


You will study a range of topics including:
  • Household Skills including Shopping and Cooking
  • Personal Care and Speaking Up for Yourself
  • Personal Development and Leisure Activities
  • How to Use Public Transport
  • Speaking and Listening
  • While studying with us we will work with you to ensure that your English and maths, and ICT skills are the best that they can be

How will it be delivered?

Your course will be assessed by a Portfolio of Evidence gathered via methods including:
  • Workbooks
  • Practical Demonstrations
  • Observations

Your next steps...

  • Pre-Internships
  • Supported Internships
  • Horizons
  • Vocational Study Programmes
Alternative Progression
  • Semi-independent living
  • Supported living