What is the course about?
This is a course is part of our provision for those with learning difficulties or disabilities. A course content appropriate for the student's age, interest, and ability offering opportunities to learn some basic cooking skills, learn about healthy eating, shopping and the use of money as well as some literacy and numeracy.
Is a pre-enrolment interview or assessment required for this course?
Yes, please contact our customer services before enrolling.
What level is the course and do I require particular skills, experience or prior qualifications?
This course is at pre-entry level.
What topics does the course cover?
Independent living skills, such as how to use money, cook simple and healthy food, and clean dishes.
How will I be taught and assessed?
The course is taught by experienced staff and there is continuous assessment.
Are there any other costs or equipment I need to get?
A small amount of money each day just to cover the price of the food.
By the end of the course what should I be able to do?
You should be more independent and able to prepare some simple food, go to the shops or work with money.
What are the progression opportunities following this course?
There are many other courses within the Learning Difficulty programme that might present a challenging progression; the mainstream might also offer suitable courses at entry level.