Dumfries Campus, Stranraer Campus
The programme offers students the opportunity to improve motivation, qualifications, confidence and existing talents while learning new skills.
The programme will allow participants to improve self-reliance and self-esteem setting targets for the development of interpersonal skills while working in a group to plan and carry out a project. The vocational project will be related to the world of work and gives participants the skills on exit to progress to employment or training.
SQA Units in Personal Awareness, Practical Abilities, Self and Work, Influences on Mental Health and Wellbeing, Coping Strategies and Building Resilience, Communications, Dealing with Work Situations, Preparing for Employment, Building Own Employability Skills, Responsibilities of Employment, Nutrition, Health and Wellbeing, Intro to Internet and Online Communications and an Introduction to Food Hygiene.
Learners will be supported by staff throughout the programme and individual action plans will be created.
No formal entry requirements. Must be aged between 16-29.
Completion of the programme will provide participants the skills and opportunities in preparation for employment, training and education.
Distance and Flexible learning