Essential information:


Independent Living (Entry Level 2 / Entry Level 3)



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Weekly hours:

15 hours per week



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What does this course involve?

You’ll learn to develop your social skills through practical activities and projects. You will also gain experience in life-related areas such as: cookery, shopping and looking after yourself.


What qualifications do I need?

There are no formal entry requirements for this programme. For further information please contact our Support Services Team.


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.

Fees & Costs

If you are 16-18yrs old at the start of the Study Programme, it will be free. There may be additional payments required for trips, visits and other materials. For adult learners (over 19) financial support towards the costs of your Study Programme may be available. Eligible students may be able to get help with course related costs such as travel, equipment and childcare.

If you are aged 24 and over an Advanced Learning loan may be available if you are studying at Level 3 and above. To find out if you’re eligible visit

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

Folkestone Campus – 01303 858300 (or email

Please note: For those claiming state working age benefit this course is classed as part-time.


On successful completion you could progress onto our Horizons 2 programme where you will be able to develop your vocational and work skills further for our Ready Steady Work programmes.

Courses Levels: 
Level 2

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