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Level E

Gateway 1 | Laser Certificate in Independence for work | Entry Level 2


These Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) courses cater to 16-25year-olds with mild/ moderate learning difficulties, and behavioural or social needs.

These courses are also suitable for people with emotional health concerns. Students gain skills and confidence through activities such as external day trips and community volunteering.

Students will also have opportunities to try vocational taster sessions in areas such as catering, construction and art, and gain independent living skills such as travel training and using money. Courses include literacy and numeracy, as well as job search and employability skills.

Course units

  • Using public transport
  • Team work in the community
  • Volunteering
  • Literacy/numeracy
  • Preparing for adulthood
  • Health


Individual applications will be reviewed for appropriate skills and readiness for each level.


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