Pre-Supported Internship

Level 1 Diploma
Course Location


Trafford College


Altrincham Campus

Course Overview

This course provides a unique opportunity for students with learning disabilities to enhance their employment skills through a mixture of classroom-based learning and work experience. This programme provides a progression for the students into one of our Supported Internship programmes.
Including Maths and English bespoke provision depended on individual needs.

Further Details


College 16-18

Course Start Date


Course Duration



Foundation Learning

Who is it for….
• Are you ready for paid employment
• Are you aged 16-24
• Do you have an EHC plan, learning disability

This one-year pre-employment course is based at the college, students study employability skills alongside work experience placements. You will have the opportunity to develop your independence, personal and social skills. We organise the job placements and support you, you learn new skills from new experiences which will help you to progress in the world of work or to a Supported Internship programme.

o Personal Action Planning
o Tourist Destination
o Rights and Responsibilities
o Law and Order
o Skills for Employment
o Understanding discrimination
o Maths and English

Opportunity to progress on to one of our Supported Internship programmes

Throughout the course you will develop transferable employment skills and explore your own career options.

Project based assessment
Plus, a learner journal from the real work placement

This further education course is free for all 16-18 year olds and 19-24 EHCP learners who are a resident in the UK and the European Economic Area or have been for the last 3 years.

READY TO begin your journey?

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