Learning for Life is for young people aged 16 - 24 who have severe learning difficulties. This pathway concentrates on developing communication skills, community participation, building basic skills and skills for life, so that each person is able to make progress in their independence and ability to speak up about their own choices.
Learning for life is a programme that young people can access for up to three years. The programmes are four days per week 9am to 3pm.
The curriculum is varied and builds at every opportunity on developing communication skills. The curriculum is rich and varied with art, music, drama, home skills, cooking, wider world and basic skills sessions. English and maths are embedded throughout the programme to enable each person to gain skills for life.
Vocational opportunities to try out a variety of college subjects are also available as well as supported work experiences within the college setting. For more details contact: Alison Goold – Head of Supported Learning Gareth Davies – EHCP Reviewing Manager
Most young people accessing the learning for Life programme will have an EHCP. There are no entry requirement. Early application is highly recommended so that the college can work with your present setting to develop a phased transition to help you settle quickly into college life.
You can apply through our online application, just click on Apply.
Students who attend a Cambridge Area Partnership school should apply through the CAP application system, MyChoice@16, your school will be able to help you with this.
If you need any help with applying, please contact our Admissions Office on tel. 01223 418448 or .
Once we have received your application, you will be invited to a Welcome Event and for a guidance discussion. Through the Welcome Event you will get the chance to learn more about college and your course. When you have your conditional offer, you will be invited and required to attend new student Taster Days during the summer before the start of your course. Take control of your future and enrol on a course with CRC. Whether you've just finished your GCSEs or A Levels, already working or unemployed we can help you succeed.
Take control of your future and enrol on a course with CRC. Whether you've just finished your GCSEs or A Levels, already working or unemployed we can help you succeed.