Learning for Living and Work

Learning For Living and Work Transition Link Programme Full-time and Part-time

In Brief

Start Date / Duration

There are various start dates. This is a part-time or full-time, daytime course tailored to the individual requirements designed to support transition

Entry requirements
  • You must have an Education Health and Care plan (EHCP) and is subject to commissioning by your local authority
  • This course is aimed at students aged between 15 and 24 years of age
You will achieve

The qualifications will be discussed with you on an individual basis and will be tailored to you.

Last updated: 4th October 2017

Course overview

The programme is designed to support you with your transition into College and the department. You will infill into existing sessions based around your interests and aspirations at an appropriate level of study for an appropriate length of time depending on your needs.

Course content

The main aims are to provide orientation and familiarisation opportunities to students in order to support a seamless transition into College, introducing them to staff, student routines and the learning environment.

Support for Special Educational Needs

Our Learning Support team can provide you with the support you need. This will be discussed during your interview. Please contact the Support Co-ordinator in Learning for Living and Work on +44 (0)1226 216 133/248.

How will I be assessed?

Assessment is continuous throughout the course.

What equipment will I need?

Your equipment will be provided in most cases.

Where will I study?

Old Mill Lane campus
Church Street
S70 2AX

What can I do next?

Progression onto a Learning for Living and Work study programme.

How much does the course cost?

This will vary depending on your needs and will be discussed with the current learning provider.



Financial support

You may be eligible for assistance with expenses such as travel, books, equipment and childcare. For further information please contact the Student Services Team on +44 (0)1226 216 114.

Extra information

Contact the Information Unit

For further information please contact our friendly Information Team on +44 (0)1226 216 123 or email info@barnsley.ac.uk


Please note we reserve the right to change details without notice. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Learning For Living and Work Transition Link Programme Full-time and Part-time