Tresham College has three main sites at Corby, Kettering and Wellingborough. Our Corby and Kettering sites offer The Foundation Skills Programme at Tresham is aimed at young people with identified learning difficulties and /or disabilities (including EHCP’s).
The Foundation Skills Programme is aimed at school leavers who have a learning difficulty or need extra support to improve their prospects and progress to further study or employment. This course is designed specifically for 16 -18 year olds and allows you to choose a range of subjects that best suit your individual needs and interests.
The programme will enable you to develop your social, personal, employability and independent learning skills within a supported environment. You will participate in a range of subjects (including work preparation, community skills, English and maths)
There is the opportunity to participate in a wide range of trips and learning activities. Previously, students have gone on team-building exercises at Shuttleworth College and Milton Keynes and trips to London and local community venues. You will get plenty of opportunities to apply the skills you have developed while studying outside of the classroom with supported work experience placements. We have developed successful partnerships with many local employers, who offer both voluntary and paid employment opportunities.