Transition to Further Education - Bridgwater & Taunton College

Course Overview

This course is for 16 to 19 year olds from both special and mainstream schools, with a diagnosis of Autism and aims to help them adjust to a college environment, adulthood, independence and employment.

The programme offers a wide range of individually tailored opportunities to gain social and independence skills and increase confidence to engage in a variety of new settings.

These may include:

  • Community
  • Transport and travel
  • Meal preparation and planning
  • Independent living skills
  • Personal and social development
  • Volunteering projects
  • Personal presentation skills
  • Work experience

You will have a named tutor and key worker who you see each day to help you with your learning. During your studies, you will also continue to study Maths and English working towards achieving a grade 4 at GCSE level.

Progression Options

On successful completion of the programme, you may be able to apply for Level 1, 2 or 3 courses in another vocational area, apply for work or apply for Project Search or a Supported Internship.

Course Summary

Course Title Transition to Further Education
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It’s a pleasure and honour to study at this College. My tutors and the Learning Support Assistants provide all the support I need and are always there for me. They make it clear they’re working with you rather than taking a leading role.

Jordaine Durban

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