Entry Level Certificate in Further Study to Personal and Social Development

Level 1 Diploma

Course Location


Trafford College


Altrincham Campus

Further Details


College 16-18,Adult


Foundation Learning

Course Start Date

Monday 2nd September 2024

Course Duration

Full-time, 1 Year

Course Time

Course Fee

£ 362.00
You may be eligible for support with your tuition fees - please visit the college website - funding and finance page for further information

Course Code


Course Overview

This qualification provides a broad and balanced curriculum for learners of different abilities, our further study qualification helps to build confidence by supporting a learning journey that is interesting, enjoyable and purposeful. Our approach is to offer a flexible qualification designed to produce a curriculum led by learners’ needs and interest.

Course Requirements

Interview with a member of the Progression Curriculum team.

What you will Learn

Our Further Study qualification prepares learners who need support at various levels to progress to the next stage, primarily supporting individuals with learning difficulties and/or disabilities but also supporting those needing additional study skills. The development of personal, social, health and well-being are at the heart of our programme alongside developing English and math’s skills.


Performance evidence is assessed through direct observation and questioning.
English and maths will be assessed through a flexible schedule of exams.


Progression from this course may be on to Enry vocational studies or PreInternship/ Internship leading to Employment

Career Options

Students will develop knowledge, skills and confidence supporting progression to further study or employment.
Supported Internship

Mandatory Units

Mandatory units for this course are:

– Community action project
– Dealing with problems
– Managing money
– Healthy living

Contact Details

For further information please contact T: 0161 886 7070 or E: info@trafford.ac.uk

Extra Costs Involved

Exam Validation Body

Hours Per Week

How Long To Complete

Programme Structure

Contact Details


Although every care has been taken to ensure that the information contained within this document is accurate, there may be changes to this programme and provision. We will endeavour to keep prospective and current students updated where appropriate and when the information becomes available.
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