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Pathway 1 - Developing Independence

Key Details

  • Available at:
    Canolfan Marl
  • Study Mode:
  • Course Length:

    The length of programme will be dependant upon the individual needs of the learner. Maximum length of 4 years

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Pathway 1 - Developing Independence

Full-time (Further Education)

Please contact us for further information about applying for this course.

Course Description

Learners have a planned timetable based on individual sensory experiences and these are timetabled around the most important and relevant elements of the 4 Pillar of ILS curriculum, which are: Independent Living Skills; Accessing the Community and Health and Wellbeing.

Entry Criteria

An offer of a place on this course is subject to a successful outcome from a series of transition meetings and a referral from Social Services, School Additional Needs Coordinator, Special schools, Independent specialist schools and colleges and Careers Wales.

Working at Milestone 1-3


The programme is delivered through a variety of sensory experiences to promote individual choice, social interaction, communication and self-awareness.


Learners will be following a non-accredited programme. After setting individual targets, learners may be assessed through a variety of methods which meet their individual learner needs.


Depending on local opportunities, learners may progress to day centres and possible sheltered employment opportunities.

Other details

Course type: Full-time (Further Education)

Level: N/A

Programme Area:

  • Independent Living Skills



Independent Living Skills

Learn more about this area and see our course level guide:

Independent Living Skills

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