Travel Training

TRAVEL TRAINING AT HBVC

Travel training is used to your independence when travelling to and from work placements. If appropriate, you will be trained to travel independent to college, work placements and in your local community. Currently this service is supported by Birmingham City Council Enablement team.

STAGE 1
Student and route identified for Travel Training
Referral made to Birmingham City Council Enablement team for Travel Training assesment
STAGE 2
The Enablement Team arrange to discuss travel training policy and procedures with student and Parent/Carer
The Route is agreed and planned with student and Parent/Carer and documents completed and shared with students and HBVC
STAGE 3
Student travel training initially commence meetings
The Travel Trainer will have regular things to update for Parents / Carer and HBVC of the students progress
STAGE 4
Student will be assessed by another colleague
If successful a meeting held with the Enablement Team and the family
STAGE 5
If all parties are in agreement only then can the student be signed off to travel independently
A meeting will then be arranged with HBVC to inform us of the outcome and share the signed completed documents
STAGE 6
Student can now travel independently only on a travel trained route
Referral for additional routes to be made to the Enablement Team