Essential information:


Discovery Pre Entry / Entry 1



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End date:


Weekly hours:

15 hours per week.



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What does this course involve?

You’ll learn life skills in areas such as personal care, community awareness, cooking, communication through practice, and home skills.

Learning will take place in a safe and friendly environment with the opportunity to put your skills into use. You can look forward to outings and field trips to help embed the skills learnt at College.

This course can also be delivered as sensory learning. Please contact the Supported Learning team.


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 using parents/carers as partners approach.

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.

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

Folkestone Campus 01303 858300 (or e-mail

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


On successful completion you could move onto the next tier of the Discovery Programme.

Courses Levels: 
Level 1

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