Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility Foundation Learning (SEND) Course - Sandwell College

Full Time

Foundation Learning (SEND)

Foundation Learning

1 year

Central Campus


Course summary

This Foundation Learning (SEND) course is suitable for students with learning difficulties, emotional difficulties, challenging behaviour, and those wishing to improve their English and Maths. We cater for students based on their individual needs and requirements.

Course requirements

You won't need to make a formal application but experienced members of staff will conduct assessments to determine your individual requirements. You may have an Educational Health Care Plan (or be in the process of completing one).

We have a range of programmes designed to cater for a wide range of students, with a high level of support that ensures each individual is given a learning experience appropriate to their needs. Our students have an excellent record of progressing to other courses.

Current courses being offered within the department are:

  • Qualifications in English and Maths
  • Qualifications in Progression
  • Qualifications in Employability
  • Qualifications in E-Safety
  • Qualifications in Personal and Social Development
  • Qualifications in Horticulture
  • Qualifications in Hairdressing
  • Qualifications in Animal Care
  • Qualifications in Art and Design
  • Qualifications in Sport

Your timetable will reflect your aspirations and educational goals.

Optional residential and day trips.

You'll need to complete initial assessments to understand your appropriate learning level, from Entry Level 1 to Level 1. If successful, you'll be placed on the suitable curriculum tailored to your needs. We offer English, Maths and ICT.

Mainstream further education or advanced level of study.

To discuss your options direct with the course tutor email

[email protected]

Success Rates on courses for 16-18 year-olds nearly 7% better than national average*

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