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Further Skills for Independence

Campus Milton Road Campus
Sighthill Campus

Qualification SCQF Level 2

Study mode Full time

Duration 41 weeks

Start date Aug 2024

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Campus Milton Road Campus Study mode Full time Start date 26/08/24 Duration 41 Weeks
Campus Sighthill Campus Study mode Full time Start date 26/08/24 Duration 41 Weeks

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Course overview

This course is for you if you need support to progress towards independent living, employment, volunteering or other services in the community.  It is likely you will have completed our Skills for Independence course (or Steps Towards Independence/Entry to Learning L2 course) before applying for this one.

You will learn in a supported college environment and will develop your communication and social skills, as well as improve your ability to make choices. You will be capable of working at SCQF level 1/2 with some basic independent learning skills.

This course will help you move on to supported employment, volunteering or other services in the community.

What you will learn

  • Independent Life Skills
  • Literacy
  • Developing Skills in Creative Arts
  • John Muir Award
  • Citizenship & Society
  • Literacy
  • Numeracy
  • Digital Skills
  • Future Steps - Moving On

How the course is assessed

  • Your work is assessed as you go, there are no exams or tests on this course

Number of days per week

  • 3 days per week

Entry requirements

  • You will attend an interview with our team to assess your suitability for this course

Study Options

Campus Study mode Start date Duration
Milton Road Campus Full time 26/08/24 41 Weeks
Sighthill Campus Full time 26/08/24 41 Weeks

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