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Start date: 16/01/2019 - GL11, Community Hub
End date: 03/04/2019
Duration: 13 weeks

Day(s): Wednesday
Course length: 11 weeks
Qualifications: Entry
Cost: Free

GL11, Community Hub

GL11 Community Hub
Fairmead, Cam
GL11 5JS

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Course Detail

Gateway Award

Part time course

Course summary

The Gateway Award is an activity based award that people with a learning disability, of any age or ability, can take part in.

If you would like to make friends, experience new things, build confidence, improve health and wellbeing, whilst all the time having fun, this could be the course for you. 

The course includes the following sections:

  • Lifestyle
  • Fitness
  • Hobbies
  • Volunteering
  • Setting up challenges

Do I recieve a qualification?

There is the possibility of a qualification, when you complete a level. There are three levels of the award (Bronze, Silver and Gold), made up of the five different sections (mentioned above). 

How will I know how I am doing?

Your tutor will give lots of supportive feedback on how you are doing.

How will the course be delivered?

The course is tutor led.

Is previous experience necessary?

No experience is necessary.

What should I bring to my first class?

Pen and pad.

What can I do next?

There are various courses on offer at GL11.

How do I apply?

Please complete an SGS College enrolment form and return it to Stroud Campus.

Dates & Costs

Gateway Award

Start date: 16/01/2019
End date: 03/04/2019
Duration: 13 weeks
Course length: 11 weeks
Time(s): 10:00-14:00
Qualifications: Entry

Cost: Free

Start End Time Campus
16/01/2019 03/04/2019 10:00-14:00 GL11, Community Hub