Course overview

Pathways to Employment City of Bristol College

This course is for students who are working at Foundation Level and who will progress to higher level qualifications, internships, apprenticeships or employment.

In addition to studying English and maths at the appropriate level, students with have the opportunity to access vocational sessions (e.g. Motor Vehicle, Catering, Horticulture and IT) as well as authentic industry placements.

Students are taught in small group sizes with specialist tutors, and are supported to develop their independence, communication and social skills, in preparation for their next steps.

Additional information

Who is this course for?

This is a Pathways (SEND) course for students with learning difficulties who may find transitioning to college challenging. This programme is aimed at students who are at Entry Level 2 to Level 2.

What you'll learn

All Pathways (SEND) programmes include a variety of subjects. This includes English, communication skills, maths, IT, personal and social development, vocational training, work experience, independent living and tutorial sessions.

You will have a personal tutor who will review your learning objectives and set you targets. These will link to your Education, Health and Care Plan (EHCP) and other planned outcomes.

How is the course delivered and assessed?

You will receive specialised, targeted support. We offer small group sizes, learning assistant support and specialist teachers.

Future career and study opportunities

If you want to gain employment, live a more independent life or progress to higher-level study, you will get support to achieve your goals.

Additional costs

As a City of Bristol College student, you may incur additional costs to attend your course. For example, it is likely you may need to pay for travel and stationery. 

Many courses offer learning opportunities that you may need to pay for. This may include things like visits within the community, or ingredients for a catering lesson. We will let you know in advance if there will be additional costs.

If you are on a limited income, you may be able to receive help from our Learner Support Funding Bursary.

To keep everyone safe, we’ve reduced the number of people in our buildings at one time. Most of our courses include sessions taught at the college supported by online learning. 

A place for Bristol’s young people

Whatever happens, 16-18 year olds are guaranteed a place for 2021
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Fees and applications

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Pathways to Employment Ashley Down Centre
Bristol
Course Code
LBF1558C00-1
Dates
31/08/2021 - 24/06/2022
Duration
1 years
Days
Groups (mixed days)
Hours per week
Enquire
Start Time
Enquire
Location
Ashley Down Centre
Fee
This course costs £150. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
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Pathways to Employment SBSA
Bristol
Course Code
LMF1558C00-1
Dates
31/08/2021 - 24/06/2022
Duration
1 years
Days
Groups (mixed days)
Hours per week
Enquire
Start Time
Enquire
Location
SBSA
Fee
This course costs £150. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Apply
Course Code Dates Duration Days Hours per week Start Time Location Fee
LBF1558C00-1 31/08/2021 - 24/06/2022 1 years Groups (mixed days) Enquire Enquire Ashley Down Centre
This course costs £150. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Apply
LMF1558C00-1 31/08/2021 - 24/06/2022 1 years Groups (mixed days) Enquire Enquire SBSA
This course costs £150. If you are aged 16-18 and looking to study full time; you will not pay any tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, you may also be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
Apply

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