Name of provider

Cornwall College

Name of course

Entry Level 2 – Independence Pathway

Who is this course intended for?

Learners working at Entry 1 / Entry 2

Site/s where available

Camborne, St Austell, Duchy Stoke

Key contact for questions about course

Ruth Dixcee – 01209 616624 (Camborne)

Roxy Kilmurray – 01726 22673 (St Austell)

Matt White – 01579 372282 (Duchy Stoke)

Duration of course

1 year with a possible progression to Entry Level 3 Skills Pathway

Age range if applicable


19-24 with EHCP


Key course content and outcomes
bullet points

  • Confidence Building
  • Social, Independent Living & Life Skills
  • Communication Skills
  • Functional Skills English
  • Functional Skills Maths
  • Healthy Lifestyles & Well being
  • Practical Vocational Skills (entry level)
  • Enterprise and Employability Skills (supported)

Entry requirements

Working towards or at Entry Level 1 within English and Maths and have an interest in developing independence.

Available qualifications


  • EDEXCEL – Skills for Independence and Work Entry 2 (Camborne, St Austell)
  • RARPA – non-accredited college certificate (Camborne, St Austell)
  • CITY & GUILDS – Skills for Independence and Work Entry Level 2 (Stoke Climsland)
  • CITY & GUILDS – Functional Skills Entry Level English
  • CITY & GUILDS – Functional Skills Entry Level Maths

Likely progression

  • Development of employability / transferrable skills (Entry Level)
  • Development of Independence
  • Development of first stage vocational related skills (entry level)
  • Progression onto further year within the same programme
  • Progression to higher level of entry level skills course

Additional charges for families
e.g. swimming, pocket money for shopping

Any Personal Protection Equipment

Catering Option – weekly contribution

Residential (Camborne site only)

Optional expenses for families
e.g. non-essential trips

Residential – run at the beginning and end to encourage team building and group binding (Camborne site only)

Various educational trips

Timing across the week

3 days, 9am – 4pm each day

Days will vary on each site

Other information

Learners will gain additional skills and experience by accessing the opportunity to participate in campus based work related activities, such as working in The Hub College Shop/Coffee Shop.

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