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 615 challenges in the Preparing for Adulthood pathway 'Independent living and housing'

Challenge Level NLH
Learners will be able to identify potential kitchen hazards and know basic kitchen hygiene/health & safety procedures.
1  20
Learners will be able to prepare for and go out for something to eat in the community
E1  10
To recognise when there is a problem and identify a source of help
WTE1  10
For learners to a read a 200 page+ book (or listen to it being read) and be able to appreciate it in a group setting.
E1  30
Learners will become familiar with community organisations in their area and be able to contact the appropriate organisation when their help is required
1  10
Learners will take part in a walk in the countryside and recognise common signs.
WTE1  10
Learners will be able to develop social skills through sharing meals with friends and family
WTE1  10
To be able to recognise risks associated with communicating through social media
E3  10
The learner will be able to do own laundry safely and understand the reasons for doing own laundry
E3  10
The learner will be able to take an order for a drink and a snack, make or assemble the items requested and serve them to a customer clearing away when the customer has finished eating and drinking.
E3  10
Learner will be able to show what to do in the event of a fire at own school or centre.
E2  10
Learners will recognise different equipment/appliances in the kitchen, how they can be used and show understanding of their safe use.
E1  10
Learners will prepare to go swimming and use a local swimming pool with help from an appropriate person.
E1  10
Learners will identify a barrier to own progression and set a target to overcome that barrier.
E1  10
Learners will find out how to make a wooden product and help to make the wooden product.
E1  10
Learners will be able to participate in a trip safely.
E2  10
Learners will be able to attend swimming sessions, understand the benefits of swimming and show some improvement.
E3  10
The learner will know why to ‘warm up’ and ‘cool down’ and why using a fitness gym is beneficial
E3  10
Learners will be able to clean own home and understand the reasons for doing this
E2  10
To introduce learners to the concept of map reading and help to develop communication skills.
E3  10