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It felt like the College offered an achievable journey. I saw the course and felt it was tailor-made for what I am interested in.

Harry Ashcroft is aged 68, and from Grange over Sands.

Why did you choose this course?
I was bored as a retired person, saw the course and felt I would enjoy that!

Why did you choose Kendal College?
It felt like the College offered an achievable journey. I saw the course and felt it was tailor-made for what I am interested in.

What opportunities have you had as a student at the College?
Being hands-on with the animals and the field trips.

What is the teaching style like on your course?
The tutors are all very approachable and I’ve had no problems interacting with them at all!

Can you describe a typical day at College?
There is no typical day in the Rescue Centre! Which is great, as we don’t know what is going to happen.

How would you describe your College experience so far?
Very good indeed. I feel as though I am learning a lot!

What are you hoping to do after College?
Retire again! I don’t know, I’m doing some ecological survey work at the moment, so I might expand this.

If you could give one piece of advice to people considering College, what would it be?
Give it a try. Don’t hesitate, don’t say you can’t, try.