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ALFIE – Transition To Work

  • BERKSHIRE COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE
  • ENTRY
Teacher training

Course Overview

The aim of this course is to support current ALFIE students with their transition into work after they have completed the work and life skills course.
– Course runs all year 
– Students attend college once every half term for either a group or 1:1 session with the Job Coach. The session could cover specific training aims raised by the work placement on a visit or could be broader training around being in the workplace ( 6 sessions)
– Students attend their work placement weekly as normal
– Students receive a visit once every half term from the Job Coach at work for observation, training and feedback in the workplace (6 visits)
They will also learn how to access the local amenities safely and confidently. They will learn how to plan a visit, budget, arrange transport and look out for hazards that they may encounter, reflecting once they return on how they would improve their planning next time.

This course will be aimed towards a higher ability to promote independence when planning their own trips out.
– Students receive in total 12 weeks of coaching
– Will set up a work book that follows RARPA with specific objectives for each industry i.e. retail, horticulture, animal

Course Code

FPEMAL09B0

Start Time

10:15

End Time

11:15

End Date

Wed, 02 Jul 2025

Entry Requirements

This course is suitable for students who have already completed the ALFIE Work and life skills course and are either – working with the ALFIE life...

Course information

Targeted employability skills in the work placement and 1:1 tutorials, specific objectives for each industry i.e. retail, horticulture, animal

36 weeks

Students attend college once every half term for either a group or 1:1 session with the Job Coach. The session could cover specific training aims raised by the work placement on a visit or could be broader training around being in the workplace ( 6 sessions)
– Students attend their work placement weekly as normal
– Students receive a visit once every half term from the Job Coach at work for observation, training and feedback in the workplace (6 visits)
– Students receive in total 12 weeks of coaching

Through observation and 1:1 sessions with the ALFIE, job coach.

Successful meaningful employment.

Entry 1 – Level 1

Contact the ALFIE department for more details