Name of provider

Three Bridges Education Centre

Name of course

Post 16

Who is this course intended for

Students, with a diagnosis of ASC or associated conditions, who are struggling to access education in mainstream settings.

Site/s where available

Blackwater, Truro

Key contact for questions about course

Kathleen Hampshire
01872 561010

Duration of course

According to need, until the end of the academic year in which the student is 19.

Age range if applicable

16 – 19

Key course content and outcomes
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Courses are organised according to individual need but will include:

English & Maths Functional Skills (C&G accreditation)

ICT Functional Skills where appropriate

ASDAN short courses/Towards Independence modules

Work related learning

Food technology (ASDAN accreditation)

Preparing for adulthood

Personal transition programme

Entry requirements

Students will have an identified learning/cognitive need as specified within their EHCP; the EHCP will be fully discussed at student’s Year 10 review which will determine the suitability of the Post 16 offer.

Available qualifications



Personal programmes of study with ASDAN modules selected according to interests and ability.

Functional Skills English and Maths, ICT if appropriate

Duke of Edinburgh (Bronze & Silver) if appropriate

Likely progression

Students follow a person-centred programme of learning designed to enable them to achieve Preparing for Adulthood outcomes according to their ability, interests & needs.

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


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


Timing across the week

5 days per week, 9:00 until 15:00

Other Information

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