Independent living and housing

This pathway supports young people to live as independently as is possible. It covers all aspects of independent living and home management from budgeting and cooking to knowing what sources of support are available in the local community. 

We found 904 challenges in the Preparing for Adulthood pathway 'Independent living and housing'

Challenge Level NLH
Learners will be able to state the specific needs and care requirements of a variety of pets
Entry 3  10
Learners will be able to prepare for and go on an outing safely.
Entry 2  10
Learners will be able to communicate with others using a piece of technology
Entry 1  10
Learners will develop skills for getting dressed and undressed
WTE1  10
Learners will be able to describe the reproduction and life cycle of plants. They will participate in growing a range of plants over a period of time.
Level 1  30
The learner will be able to recognise familiar community organisations, take part in visits and know one fact about each organisation or a thing that each organisation does.
Entry 1  10
Learners will understand about babies and will help to care for a baby.
Entry 3  10
The learner will be able to use a microwave safely
Entry 2  10
Learners will be able to identify potential kitchen hazards and know basic kitchen hygiene/health & safety procedures.
Level 1  20
Learners will be able to follow simple directions to an agreed familiar place within their centre.
WTE1  10
Learners will be able to state the specific needs / care requirements of a variety of pets and become involved in the care of a pet.
Level 1  10
Learners will explore how different equipment in the kitchen can be used and follow instructions to remain safe.
WTE1  10
Learners will be able to recognise different pieces of gardening equipment and safely use them.
WTE1  10
Learners will be able to safely make a hot drink
Entry 1  20
Learners will experience handling quantities of up to three objects
WTE1  10
The learner will be able to identify the main features and components of a bicycle and carry out basic safety checks in preparation to ride the bicycle
Entry 2  10
Learners will participate in visits within their local community and communicate their awareness and basic understanding of different places.
WTE1  20
Learners will be able to complete a number of routine cleaning tasks in the café to a set standard
Entry 2  10
Learners will be able to design and make a tablecloth
Entry 1  10
To enhance and develop communication and language skills.
Entry 1  10