Essential information:


Discovery Entry Level 1



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Weekly hours:

15 hours per week



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What does this course involve?

This Study Programme is for students with severe learning difficulties working at Pre-Entry or Entry 1. The course includes developing communication through drama, cooking, home skills, personal care and relationships, sensory time, art and community awareness.


What qualifications do I need?

There are no formal entry requirements for this programme.


Assessment will be continuous in all areas throughout the programme. It is an expectation that certain skills learnt at College are transferred into the home and local community using parents/carers as partners approach.

Fees & Costs

Additional expenses to consider include travel training, café visits, and leisure outings which may require money on a regular basis.

If you are 16-24yrs old at the start of the Study Programme, it will be free. There may be additional payments required for trips, visits and other materials. Eligible students may be able to get help with course related costs such as travel, equipment and childcare.

Please contact Support Services for confirmation of all Study Programme fees quoted:

Broadstairs Campus - 01843 605062 (or e-mail


What next? A student can stay on this course for up to 3 years dependent on progress. Year 1 is 5 days a week, Year 2 is 4 days per week and Year 3 is 3 days a week.

Courses Levels: 
Level 1

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