Fees indicated are based on the current year (August 2016 to July 2017) and are subject to change next year.
Our further education courses (Entry to Level 3) are usually free if you are 16-18 years old. Depending on your circumstances, you may be eligible for financial support to help with other costs associated with your course such as course materials and travel.
If you are aged 19 or over you may be required to pay fees.
If you are enrolling onto a Level 3 or 4 course and are over 19 years of age the fees may be higher and you will be required to take out an Advanced Learning Loan, please see the guide to fees for more information.
International students will be required to pay the full International course fee.
For more information, see our guide to fees.
There are no formal entry requirements; however you must have an interest in developing your communication skills and participating in college life.
This course is accredited through OCN (Open College Network). Evidence is gathered throughout the year and is submitted in a portfolio which is externally verified.
You will have the opportunity to develop your communication and independent skills through accessing specialist teaching and resources. Learners' work will be externally accredited and certified. You may have the opportunity to progress onto the Learning for Living course or another course for learners with learning difficulties and/or disabilities. You may get a chance to be involved in various social enterprises, work experiences and voluntary work
This course is based at Hammersmith and Southall, and you will learn in dedicated LLDD classrooms. There is a personal care room onsite.