Step into Learning

Level 1 Diploma

Course Location


Stockport College


Stockport College

Further Details


College 16-18


Foundation Learning

Course Start Date

Monday 24th March 2025

Course Duration

Full-time, 13 Weeks

Course Time

Course Fee

£ 362.00
You may be eligible for support with your tuition fees - please visit the college website - funding and finance page for further information

Course Code


Course Overview

Changing the future for young people our short course is focused on restorative practice using a coaching model. The 10-week alternative programme is to support learners with low prior attainment, who have been disengaged from learning to attend college, helping to remove barriers to participation in education and re-integrate into a learning setting.

Course Requirements

No formal entry requirement
Profile of learners:
– SEN is not the cause of low attainment; young people have the potential to achieve in the right setting.
– Low level literacy and numeracy
– Poor social skills, low confidence and lack of self esteem
– Lack of maturity
– Lack of self- regulation
– SEMH/ Anxiety
– Living in social deprived area
– Multi agency involvement

Interview with a member of the Progression Curriculum Team

What you will Learn

The curriculum is determined by learners needs, interests and aspirations. Many of the activities will be learner led with the development of positive behaviours for learning. All learners will complete an initial assessment to identify an appropriate starting point.


No formal qualification – portfolio of evidence
85%+ attendance to programme


Progress to the wider college to study Entry 3 or Level 1 programme

Career Options

Mandatory Units

Bespoke programme based around skills for life and employment.

Contact Details

For further information please contact T: 0161 886 7070 or E:

Extra Costs Involved

Exam Validation Body

Hours Per Week

How Long To Complete

Programme Structure

Contact Details


Although every care has been taken to ensure that the information contained within this document is accurate, there may be changes to this programme and provision. We will endeavour to keep prospective and current students updated where appropriate and when the information becomes available.
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