The First Steps programme includes 6 AQA unit award modules which help young people develop key life skills and increase the ability to make informed choices.
The full programme can be purchased, or modules purchased individually. Expected learning time for each unit is up to 4 hours.
The student will develop an understanding of the importance of a healthy diet and will consider their own diet in relation to nutritional recommendations. They will prepare a healthy dish within a limited budget.
The student will gain awareness of the need for hygiene and will learn the primary causes of food poisoning in a food environment and how this can be prevented.
The student will consider the health and social consequences of not following personal hygiene routines. They will learn about harmful micro organisms and ways to ensure they do not spread disease.
Self Esteem and Confidence
The student will study how personal levels of self-esteem can have an impact on health and wellbeing. They will analyse the factors that contribute to a definition of self-esteem and will identify a range of personal qualities.
The student will learn about sexually transmitted infections and how to minimise risk. They will learn about different types of contraception and how to use them safely.
The student will be introduced to the basic concepts of money management needed for independent living through the completion of practical exercises.
Who to contact
Where to go
36 Crimea Road
- GU11 1UD
- £147.88 per pupil per day, individual support (Or £22.75 per hour £ a single unit is approximately 2 hours learning); £1164.80 for 8 YP over 6.5 hours of learning time. 5% discounted on groups of 2/3 10% discounted on groups of 4/5 15% discounted on groups of 6/7 20% discounted on groups of 8. Transport can be provided by arrangement