Foundation Academy at Northumberland College

Foundation Academy

Supported transition - your next step in to further education and independence.

  • INDEPENDENCE

  • NUMERACY AND LITERACY

  • SELF-BELIEF

  • POSITIVE PROGRESSION

  • INITIATIVE

  • RESPECT

  • EMPLOYABILITY

 

ASPIRE is a NEW 5 day programme designed for young people to access further education, specifically for those who already have an Educational Health and Care Plan.

Northumberland College are offering this new and exciting 5 day, full times programme to introduce young people to College, and a wide range of vocational options which they may wish to specialise in, in the future.

Students on this programme will have access to high quality vocational learning environments, as well as dedicated specialist learning support.

 

Core Elements

  • Independent Living

  • Health and Safety

  • Travel Training

  • Healthy Living

  • Money Management

  • Employability Skills

  • Teamwork and Communication

  • Literacy and Numeracy

Vocational Elements

  • Horticulture

  • Performing Arts

  • Catering

  • Animal Care

  • Sports and Leisure

  • Enterprise Projects

 

Northumberland College's Foundation Academy inspire programme will fully utilise high quality real learning and working environments including:

  • Kirkley Hall Zoological Gardens

  • Catering and Restaurant Facilities

  • Sports Hall and Outdoor Activity Centre