Supported Internship

This course is for learners with special educational need (who have an EHC Plan) who want to progress into paid employment. During your internship, you will spend a large amount of time with an employer, gaining work experience, with the aim of giving you a real insight into the world of work.

What will I study?

  • Supported work experience
  • Practical life skills
  • Mathematics and English if appropriate

How will I be assessed?

  • Portfolio
  • Photographic evidence
  • Practical assessment

Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements, but you must have:

  • A satisfactory college interview
  • Suitable references
  • Appropriate level of English and mathematics

Interviews for full time courses starting in September are postponed, but don't worry - applicants will instead be given a formal offer of a place on a suitable course. Other entry requirements still apply.

Where you meet the entry requirements for your chosen course you will be accepted.

Where you do not meet the entry requirements for your chosen course, we guarantee you a place on a suitable alternative. See How to Apply for further details.

What next?

You could progress onto either supported employment, voluntary work or paid employment.

Additional information

For start dates and fees, consult the relevant course guides below or you can request a prospectus by post.

Higher Education Apprenticeship Guide Full-time Course Guide 2021 Part-Time Autumn Course Guide