Course Page

Towards Independence & Employment

LEAP PERSONAL AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT Entry Level 2 Certificate


ASDAN Entry Level Certificate in Personal and Social Development (Entry 2) SEN FT-B



APPLY NOW
Level
Level 0
Mode of Study
Full Time
Course Type
Vocational
Location
Banbridge Campus

OVERVIEW

The Personal and Social Development (PSD) Entry Level qualification offers imaginative ways of supporting young people to become more physically, emotionally, socially, healthy, confident and independent individuals.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  • Applicants must be at least 16 years of age on or before 1st July in the year of proposed entry to the course.
  • The College will review the qualifications and/or experience held by applicants and will consider whether this profile shows an ability to progress towards a level 1 qualification.
  • Applicants will be asked to provide a previous statement of educational needs (SEN) or assessment and have a record of any prior attainments. Applicants that do not have a SEN statement will be assessed prior to being offered a place on the course.
  • An applicant applying for entry level or level 1 courses would normally have:
    • a specific learning difficulty and/or disability; and/or
    • evidence of experiencing other barriers to education
  • An interview will play an important role in the selection of candidates onto certain programmes. Attendance at Individual or Group Pre-Entry Advice Sessions (IPEAS or GPEAS will play an important role in the selection of candidates in all courses.  In certain creative subjects, applicants may be required to present an appropriate portfolio of evidence in order to demonstrate specific skills or attributes required for these courses.
  • Applicants must be well motivated and have completed a programme of general education to key stage 4 (completion of compulsory education) which would enable the applicant to benefit from and succeed on the course.

MODULES

  • Community Action.
  • Healthy Living.
  • Making the Most of Leisure Time.
  • Managing Own Money.
  • Using Technology in the Home and Community.
  • Working as Part of a Group.
  • Preparation for Work.

DURATION

1 Year

ASSESSMENT

Students complete a portfolio based on the activities and work completed.

PROGRESSION

Students can progress to LEAP to Work - Certificate in Employability Entry Level 3 Certificate.

HOW TO APPLY

All full-time courses starting in September 2022 are open for applications. Please click on the Apply Now button (top right in the blue box) to begin your application. 

If you require any assistance with your application you can call us on 0300 123 1223.

CONTACT

Louise Mulholland

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

028 3025 9685


IMPORTANT COURSE & DELIVERY STATEMENT

In light of the continuing Covid-19 situation, Southern Regional College may have to amend the delivery methods for a number of courses for the new academic year, or should the need arise effect a temporary College closure. This may also lead to restrictions when accessing student services. Please be assured that the safety of our students is paramount and as such we will be implementing a range of measures in line with government advice and protocols. We will make all appropriate and reasonable adjustments to maintain the ongoing quality of teaching and learning and our support services.

In accordance with the Consumer Rights Act 2015, you will be notified of any such changes, the reasons for the changes and any options available to you to avoid such changes having an adverse impact on your future career. All higher education students and applicants should refer to the Consumer Protection page.


FEES POLICY

Information about our fees policy including details on registration and reduced fees as well as refunds can be found HERE

Currency () GPB

  • Course Code
    P0134BF
  • Start Date
    05/09/2022
  • Day and Time
    Subject to Timetable
  • Weeks
    34
  • Fees
    N/A (Course)
APPLY NOW LOG COURSE ENQUIRY