Access & Essential Skills

Deciding to come to college can be a major step. Whether you are just leaving school, don’t have any qualifications or have been out of education for some time, we will have a course to suit you.

We offer a range of full-time, part-time and distance learning courses which are an ideal starting point on your college journey. The flexibility we provide champions learners who are seeking to refresh their qualifications, improve their knowledge base or change direction in their careers but who might not be able to commit to the traditional pattern of study.

We will work with you to develop confidence, self-esteem, focus, motivation, ambition and coping strategies ensuring that you are fully guided and mentored throughout your learning journey.


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Progression routes in Access & Essential Skills (PDF)