Foundation Learning: Course Information

The following information will provide guidance to the course equipment and books that may be needed. This will be discussed further during the induction week and the first few weeks of the course.


Pathfinder and Vocational Options 9previously Supported Level 1)

Equipment Required (Reach and Supported Level 1 students)

  • Steel toe cap boots
  • Overalls
  • Waterproof coat
  • Waterproof trousers
  • Thorn proof gloves
  • Boot socks
  • Pencil case with pens

Optional Equipment (REACH Students only)

  • Steel toe cap Wellingtons
  • Rucksack/bag

Additional Requirements / Information

  • All kit should be clearly marked with student’s name
  • Lockers for kit are provided – a refundable deposit of £5 will be needed. Please bring this with you on your registration day.
  • Some visits will require a payment in order to attend the trip.
Pathways to employment Stage 1

Equipment Required

  • Steel toe cap boots
  • Overalls
  • Waterproof coat
  • Waterproof trousers
  • Thorn proof gloves
  • Boot socks
  • Pencil case with pens

Optional Equipment (REACH Students only)

  • Steel toe cap Wellingtons
  • Rucksack/bag

Additional Requirements / Information

  • All kit should be clearly marked with student’s name
  • Some visits will require a payment in order to attend the trip.
Pathways to Employment Stage 2

Personal Protective Equipment may be required depending on placement options

  • Steel toe cap boots
  • Overalls
  • Waterproof coat
  • Waterproof trousers
  • Thorn proof gloves
  • Boot socks
  • Pencil case with pens

Optional Equipment

  • Steel toe cap Wellingtons
  • Rucksack/bag

Additional Requirements / Information

  • All kit should be clearly marked with student’s name
  • Some visits will require a payment in order to attend the trip.

TCCG Group Colleges

Bicton College, East Budleigh, Budleigh Salterton, Devon, EX9 7BY Telephone: 01395 562300 Email: enquiries@bicton.ac.uk