Become part of our warm and nurturing Supported Learning family
Richmond upon Thames College has one of the best college Supported Learning programmes. An entire area of the college is dedicated to students with special educational needs, with a large number of trained support staff who are friendly and committed to each individual student. Students have the opportunity of working in our cafe and student shop, being a part of frequent fundraising activities, making great friends and learning in practical and engaging ways.
In Autumn 2017, our department was shortlisted for an Association of Colleges (AoC) Beacon Award.
The options available to Supported Learning students are:
- Life Skills
- Award in Progression
- Pre-Supported Internship
- Volunteering in Placement
- Adult Independant Living
Supported Learning students have access to wheelchair basketball, cricket, football & dance and are well integrated into and supported by the college community.
Richmond upon Thames College is one of the best colleges in London, offering a vibrant student life, great links to industry, dedicated teaching, a vast range of art workshops, studios and equipment and easy transport links to London and Surrey.