Name of Delivery Partner: Lancaster and Morecambe College
Owen’S JOURNEY SO FAR
Owen participated in the Moving On programme from April 2017 when he was a yr 10 learner.
HOW HAS Owen BENEFITED FROM BEING INVOLVED?
Owen sampled welding, construction, joinery, PSD and took part in Maths and English sessions.
WHAT SKILLS HAS Owen LEARNED?
Owen has developed many practical skills such as the use of steel rules, folding machines for metal, riveting, drilling, measuring de burring and marking out.
WHAT ARE Owen’S FUTURE PLANS?
Owen has now progressed onto the Pathway to Construction course where his main focus is welding and he eventually hopes to become a welding technician. Owen is now totally disengaged from high school and participates fully in Maths and English sessions completing all his tasks on time and to a good standard.
WHAT BARRIERS HAS Owen OVERCOME?
Owen has developed his confidence and independence.
WHAT DID owen HAVE TO SAY ABOUT THE MOVING ON PROGRAMME
Without the Moving On programme, Owen would not have developed the practical skills, maths and English skills and gained confidence and independence to set SMART targets for the future.