Name of provider

Cornwall College

Name of course

Level 1 or 2 – Personal Growth and Wellbeing

Who is this course intended for?

Learners who are unsure of what vocational route to take within FE

Learners who require a more supported step into FE

Site/s where available

St Austell

Key contact for questions about course

Roxy Kilmurray – 01726 226763 (St Austell)

Duration of course

1 year with a possible progression to cross college programmes

Age range if applicable


19-24 with EHCP


Key course content and outcomes
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  • Social Skills and interaction
  • Functional Skills/GCSE English
  • Functional Skills/GCSE Maths
  • Healthy Lifestyles & Well being
  • Practical Vocational Work Skills
  • Employability Skills

Entry requirements

Learners will be working at Entry 3 / Level 1 within the areas of English & maths

Available qualifications


  • BTEC – Level 1 or 2 Personal Growth and Wellbeing
  • CITY & GUILDS – Functional Skills English
  • CITY & GUILDS – Functional Skills Maths
  • GCSE English & maths (if the learner has the appropriate previous grades)

Likely progression

  • Progression to higher level of vocational skills course
  • Progression to higher specialist vocational skills course
  • Development of English & maths
  • Development of Employability Skills
  • Development of Personal Life Skills

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

Personal Protective Equipment

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

As above

Timing across the week

3 days, 9am – 4.30pm each day

(Days vary across each site)

Other information

Learners will gain additional skills and experience by participating in group activities and vocational related activities that incorporate employability skills, transferrable skills and life skills, to prepare them for transition into further education or employability related activity.

Cornwall College