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COURSE TITLE
STUDY TYPE LEVEL START DATE DURATION
Adult Care
3 9th Jun 2021 36 Weeks

Campus:

This is a nationally recognised vocational qualification that superseded the QCF and NVQ courses and has been designed for those working in care who are looking to further the skills and knowledge they hold in their role. Learners will complete a selection of both mandatory and optional units, with each unit holding a different credit value. For full details please contact us, but students must gain a minimum total of 58 credits in order to pass the course.

Land-Based Studies
1 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus:

Level 1 Land-Based Studies is an introduction to all the skills involved in working on the land. It will help you understand what farm, forestry, land management and how to do practical jobs on them. You will develop a wide range of practical skills and get the chance to practice them in lots of different places. The course will use various venues based from our Milnthorpe Road Campus.

Vocational Studies (Land-Based Pathway)
1 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus:

The Level 1 Introduction to Vocational Studies promotes a wide range of skills to prepare you for your future work or further specialist study. This programme supports personal development and lifelong learning while promoting independence and preparation for employment.

Animal Management HNC
Degree-level 4 6th Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

The HNC Animal Management will develop students as independent, professional individuals able to fulfil the needs of employers in the Animal Management industry. The course focuses on the behaviour & welfare of animals from across the industry & aims to widen access to Higher Education & employment for successful students.

Animal Management HNC (Part-Time)
Degree-level 4 6th Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

The HNC Animal Management will develop students as independent, professional individuals able to fulfil the needs of employers in the Animal Management industry. The course focuses on the behaviour & welfare of animals from across the industry & aims to widen access to Higher Education & employment for successful students.

Animal Management HND
Degree-level 5 6th Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

The HND Animal Management will develop students as independent, professional individuals able to fulfil the needs of employers in the Animal Management industry. The course focuses on the behaviour & welfare of animals from across the industry & aims to widen access to Higher Education & employment for successful students.

Animal Management HND (Part-Time)
Degree-level 5 6th Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

The HND Animal Management will develop students as independent, professional individuals able to fulfil the needs of employers in the Animal Management industry. The course focuses on the behaviour & welfare of animals from across the industry & aims to widen access to Higher Education & employment for successful students.

British Animal Management & Wildlife Rehabilitation
Degree-level 5 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

As part of an academic collaborative partnership with The University of Cumbria, this new Foundation Degree provides an opportunity to develop a deeper understanding of British wildlife rescue, rehabilitation and conservation management, based in our unique Animal Rescue Centre.

Business Management HNC
Degree-level 4 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

You'll explore the basics of marketing, economics and finance, as well more specialist areas like business law and management reporting. BTEC Higher Nationals are designed to provide a specialist vocational programme, linked to professional body requirements and National Occupational Standards where appropriate.

Business Management HNC (Part-Time)
Degree-level 4 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

You'll explore the basics of marketing, economics and finance, as well more specialist areas like business law and management reporting. BTEC Higher Nationals are designed to provide a specialist vocational programme, linked to professional body requirements and National Occupational Standards where appropriate.

Business Management HND
Degree-level 5 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

You'll explore the basics of marketing, economics and finance, as well more specialist areas like business law and management reporting. BTEC Higher Nationals are designed to provide a specialist vocational programme, linked to professional body requirements and National Occupational Standards where appropriate.

Business Management HND (Part-Time)
Degree-level 5 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

You'll explore the basics of marketing, economics and finance, as well more specialist areas like business law and management reporting. BTEC Higher Nationals are designed to provide a specialist vocational programme, linked to professional body requirements and National Occupational Standards where appropriate.

Children, Schools & Families BA (Hons) Top-Up
Degree-level 6 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

The BA (Hons) Children, Schools and Families allows you to 'top-up' your Foundation Degree (Level 5) to a full BA Hons Degree (Level 6). The course looks at children in a broad context and prepares you for a professional career within the children and young people's workforce.

Children, Young People & their Services Foundation Degree
Degree-level 5 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

The Foundation Degree in Children, Young People and their Services offers an exciting pathway for developing a career with children and young people, including primary teaching and social work. The programme focuses on working with children from 0-18 years, in both education and social care settings.

Children, Young People & their Services Foundation Degree (Part-Time)
Degree-level 5 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

The Foundation Degree in Children, Young People and their Services offers an exciting pathway for developing a career with children and young people, including primary teaching and social work. The programme focuses on working with children from 0-18 years, in both education and social care settings.

Electrical Engineering HNC
Degree-level 4 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

Professional engineers are at the forefront of developing new ideas in an ever changing world and are highly valued within industry. They form the backbone of research and development in their respective fields, as well as being inspiring leaders of teams and projects.

Forensic Science HNC/HND
Degree-level 4/5 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

The Forensic Science HNC/D focuses on the biological, chemical and analytical techniques required to analyse forensic evidence. The course also focuses on the criminological and psychological aspects of forensic science, with the practical aspects of crime scene investigation.

Mechanical Engineering HNC
Degree-level 4 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

Professional engineers are at the forefront of developing new ideas in an ever changing world and are highly valued within industry. They form the backbone of research and development in their respective fields, as well as being inspiring leaders of teams and projects.

Outdoor Adventure HNC
Degree-level 4 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This Course is the perfect choice to build the knowledge and skills required to pursue a career within the outdoor industry. Located on the fringe of the Lake District National Park, there is a strong emphasis on developing practical skills with the added opportunity to complete up to 3 NGB training or assessment courses.

Outdoor Adventure HNC (Part-Time)
Degree-level 4 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This Course is the perfect choice to build the knowledge and skills required to pursue a career within the outdoor industry. Located on the fringe of the Lake District National Park, there is a strong emphasis on developing practical skills with the added opportunity to complete up to 3 NGB training or assessment courses.

Outdoor Adventure HND
Degree-level 5 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This Course is the perfect choice to build the knowledge and skills required to pursue a career within the outdoor industry. Located on the fringe of the Lake District National Park, there is a strong emphasis on developing practical skills with the added opportunity to complete up to 3 NGB training or assessment courses.

Outdoor Adventure HND (Part-Time)
Degree-level 5 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This Course is the perfect choice to build the knowledge and skills required to pursue a career within the outdoor industry. Located on the fringe of the Lake District National Park, there is a strong emphasis on developing practical skills with the added opportunity to complete up to 3 NGB training or assessment courses.

A-Levels (Full-Time)
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

Our A-Level students have progressed on to a variety of Russell Group Universities, full-time employment and higher-level apprenticeships. We also have experience of preparing students for Oxbridge applications. In 2018, 100% of students passed, with 83% achieving A*-C.

Access to HE: Education & Teacher Training
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course offers progression onto degree-level courses and a change to your career and prospects. You could progress to degree course both at university or Distant learning and also higher education apprenticeships. You need to be at least 19 years of age to study on this course.

Access to HE: Health & Human Sciences
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course offers progression onto higher education degree level courses and a change to your career and prospects. You could progress to courses in nursing (all branches), midwifery, physiotherapy, radiography, paramedic science, social work and occupational therapy, along with many other professions within the Health and Social Care sector.

Access to HE: Humanities & Social Science
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course offers progression onto degree-level courses and a change to your career and prospects. You could progress to degree course both at university or Distant learning and also higher education apprenticeships. You need to be at least 19 years of age to study on this course.

Access to HE: Policing & Criminology
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

It is never too late for a change in direction. Are you interested in criminology or a career in the police force?

Access to HE: Sciences
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course offers progression onto higher education degree level courses and a chance to change your career and prospects. You could progress to courses in, for example, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Engineering, Pharmacy, Radiography, Biomedical Sciences and a range of related degrees.

Advanced Beauty Techniques
Full-time 4 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

The primary outcome of the VTCT Level 4 Diploma in Advanced Beauty Therapy is to prepare you to enter the beauty therapy sector as an advanced senior beauty therapist or at management level. This Diploma is for students who want to learn advanced techniques within the industry and are looking to elevate their career path.

Animal Care
Full-time 1 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This BTEC Level 1 is designed to give an introductory overview to some of the key principles, knowledge, understanding and skills relevant to the animal care sector.

Animal Care
Full-time 1/2 6th Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This BTEC First Award is designed to give an introductory overview to some of the key principles, knowledge, understanding and skills relevant to the animal care sector.

Animal Care
Full-time 2 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course is intended for anyone who would like to develop a career working with animals. Highly qualified and experienced veterinary, teaching and technical staff support students to achieve this qualification.

Animal Management
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course is intended for anyone who would like to develop a career working with animals and supports access to careers in the animal management sector. It is primarily for learners who are intending to gain employment directly, or progress to an apprenticeship or a higher-level animal management qualification e.g. degree. Highly qualified and experienced veterinary, technical and teaching staff support students to achieve this qualification.

Art & Design
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Arts & Media Campus (AMC)

This is a creative two-year course that allows you to discover a wide range of visual arts media. The course develops your creativity, developing your idea generation skills along with practical and technical workshops. Your experience will be rich, diverse and challenging. Learners develop knowledge, understanding and skills required by the art and design sector, including essential employability skills, and apply them in real work contexts.

Art & Design
Full-time 2 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Arts & Media Campus (AMC)

The Level 2 UAL Diploma in Art and Design has been designed as an introductory programme that will help you to develop practical skills in Art and Design. You will develop your research skills, your personal confidence, and learn about progression opportunities in the Art and Design industries. There will be opportunities to learn skills within drawing, 2D design, printmaking, photography, textiles, sculpture, 3D design and digital media. You will have access to a wide range of workshops from 3D, printmaking, photography, fashion & textiles as well as a variety of apple mac suites.

Art & Design Foundation
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Arts & Media Campus (AMC)

This pre-degree course prepares you to apply with confidence for a place on any Art and Design BA (Hons) degree course. This is an intensive, creative course that promotes and stimulates inventive and experimental analysis of the arts. Our goal is to provide the creative groundwork on which you can base the rest of your professional life. Your experience will be rich, diverse and challenging. Learners develop knowledge, understanding and skills required by the sector, including essential employability skills, and apply them in real work contexts. Students will regularly work with outside businesses on live projects and exhibit in external venues.

Art & Design Foundation (Photography)
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Arts & Media Campus (AMC)

This pre-degree course prepares you to apply with confidence for a place on any Photography or Lens based BA (Hons) degree course. This is an intensive, creative course that promotes and stimulates inventive and experimental analysis of the arts. Our goal is to provide the creative groundwork on which you can base the rest of your professional life. Your experience will be rich, diverse and challenging.

Bakery
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course will appeal to those who are serious about a career within the patisserie or bakery sector. You will learn relevant skills and bakery methodology and will develop practical skills in bread and confectionery. You will get a thorough training in a broad range of bakery products ranging from chocolate work, special interest areas such as celebration cakes and artisan bread. There are opportunities for research into further specialist production, which will boost your confidence and improve your employment prospects.

Barbering & Beard Artistry
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course is suitable for barbers who already have a qualification, and are looking to develop their skills to an elite standard.

Barbering & Beard Artistry
Full-time 2 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course is suitable for complete beginners, or for hairdressers who are looking to expand their skills. This is a nationally recognised qualification, and will prepare you to be work ready for a barbershop.

Beauty Therapy
Full-time 2 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course will give you the qualifications and experience necessary to enter the field of beauty therapy and go on to work in beauty salons, spas, as a sales representative, on cruise ships, in health centres, or even start your own business.

You will work alongside enthusiastic and experienced staff and use up-to-date facilities and equipment. The department runs a variety of trips throughout the year, for example, an overseas spa trip. Students also have the opportunity to compete in WorldSkills competitions.

Beauty Therapy
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course will give you the qualifications and experience necessary to enter the field of beauty therapy and go on to work in beauty salons, spas, as a sales representative, on cruise ships, in health centres, or even start your own business.

You will work alongside enthusiastic and experienced staff and use up-to-date facilities and equipment. The department runs a variety of trips throughout the year, for example, an overseas spa trip. Students also have the opportunity to compete in WorldSkills competitions.

Beauty Therapy
Full-time 1 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

Information coming soon!

Biomedical Science
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

A practical course designed for anyone who is interested in medical science. You will learn the science behind medical development and practice, including physiology, body systems, genetics, microbiology and practical laboratory techniques.

Business
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

A proven understanding of the working business environment is a must for impressing future employers. In today's competitive job market, make sure you stand out from the crowd with this practical and academic industry recognised qualification. The programme aims to provide an in depth understanding of the operations and structures of businesses and also to equip learners with the skills required to succeed in employment or at university.

Business
Full-time 2 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

If you are inspired to explore a career in Business then this introduction to Business course will give you an excellent base on which to develop skills in areas such as business presentation skills, personal and business organisational skills, experience of work, personal communication skills and team working skills. The learning programme usually takes place over 3 days per week and will include the opportunity to study Maths and English to further add to your skills and qualifications.

Carpentry & Joinery (Bench)
Full-time 1 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course will offer you an excellent foundation in carpentry and joinery and the building industry and will give you the necessary skills and knowledge to progress on to the Level 2 carpentry and joinery course. Skills gained on the course can be transferable to other trade areas include: measuring and application of number, problem solving skills and communicating with different people within a working environment. The Construction department regularly competes in the construction skills competition with some very promising wins and most recently a national finalist. The facilities are state of the art and the teaching staffs have a combined knowledge of nearly 50 years in the local area ranging from site and bench joinery to boat building!

Carpentry & Joinery (Bench)
Full-time 2 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

The Level 2 Diploma in Site Carpentry and Bench Joinery has been designed to develop the skills, knowledge and understanding of learners, enabling them to work within their chosen craft. You will be given a choice of which career route you wish to take on induction (Bench or Site). Skills gained on the course can be transferable to other trade areas include: measuring and application of number, problem solving skills and communicating with different people within a working environment.

The Construction department regularly competes in the construction skills competition with some very promising wins and most recently a national finalist. The facilities are state of the art and the teaching staffs have a combined knowledge of nearly 50 years in the local area ranging from site and bench joinery to boat building!

Carpentry & Joinery (Bench)
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

The Level 3 Diploma in Site Carpentry and Bench Joinery has been designed to develop the skills, knowledge and understanding of learners, enabling them to work within their chosen craft. You will be given a choice of which career route you wish to take on induction (Bench or Site). Skills gained on the course can be transferable to other trade areas include: measuring and application of number, problem solving skills and communicating with different people within a working environment.

The Construction department regularly competes in the construction skills competition with some very promising wins and most recently a national finalist. The facilities are state of the art and the teaching staffs have a combined knowledge of nearly 50 years in the local area ranging from site and bench joinery to boat building!

Childhood Studies
Full-time 2 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course is intended for anyone who wants to work in the field of children's play, learning and development. The qualification is a licence to practice in the early year's sector, you will be able to progress into roles such as early year's practitioners, nursery nurses and childminders.

Childhood Studies
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

The course provides an excellent and well-established route to progress to professional training such as primary teaching, paediatric nursing and early years studies. You can use this qualification to progress to a wide range of degree programmes, for example, psychology, sociology, social work, criminology or educational studies.

The programme includes professional practice over two years to include the full age range of children's settings. You will spend two days in placement and three days in college each week. This programme is particularly useful if you want to work as a teaching assistant or to study for a teaching degree.

Computing
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

Software, in all its designs and forms, makes its mark on every aspect of our lives - using the Internet; controlling our gadgets; playing the latest video games; special effects in TV shows and films. All of these programs and applications have been designed and created by qualified and experienced software developers, and there is continuing growth in the market for such people. The software industry produces over GBP160 billion for the UK economy and is the fastest growing sector right now.

Construction T-Level
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

T-Levels are a high-quality, work-focused alternative to A-Levels for young people once they've completed their GCSEs. This technical qualification focuses on the development of knowledge and skills needed for working in the Building Services Engineering industry, which will prepare you to enter the industry through employment or as an Apprentice.

Creative Digital Media (Games Design)
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

In the UK, the gaming industry is worth over GBP5 billion to the economy, with more than 2000 firms, of all sizes, designing and developing games. In the past two years, more than 10000 new video games were released, and every single one of them had at least one designer - this job involves creating the looks, the rules and background story, and the critical structures to the game. As newer technologies are developed, more designers are needed to use these tools in bringing creativity to life on screen.

Digital Technology (Networking & Cybersecurity)
Full-time 2 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

Digital Technology is a critical part of everyday life, and all of it is now part of a global network of computer systems. Designing, building, and maintaining these networks requires specially trained, skilled technicians and engineers. Users of these networks expect them to be safe and that their data is secure and the area of cybersecurity requires additional support.

Electrical Installations
Full-time 2 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course will give you the skills and knowledge to solve practical problems of an electrical nature. Electrical installation is an interesting and popular career, with skilled tradesman in high demand. Our tutors are highly qualified with relevant industry and teaching experience. The facilities and equipment are representative of what is used in domestic, commercial and industrial settings.

Electrical Installations
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course will give you the skills and knowledge to solve practical problems of an electrical nature in addition students will gain team work, communication, dexterity and time management skills and gain an awareness of health and safety regulations. Electrical installation is an interesting and popular career, with skilled tradesman in high demand.

Electrical Installations
Full-time 1 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

Course information coming soon!

Engineering Science
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

Do you enjoy maths and science? Do you look at technology, machines, and structures, and wonder how they work? Do you want a career where your thinking and problem solving skills are put to use?

Our Level 3 Engineering Science course concentrates on the fundamental rules, structures, and scientific theory behind modern engineering - mechanics, circuits, thermodynamics, and materials. Modern engineering requires good computer skills, so our course covers this too.

Engineering Technology
Full-time 2 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

Do you enjoy looking at machines, structures, technology, gadgets, and wonder how they are made? Did you enjoy making things at school? Do you want to a job where your practical skills are put to use?

Our Level 2 Engineering Technology course focuses on engineering workshop techniques and procedures - using lathes, mills, drills, and hand fitting, for example. Modern engineering requires good computer skills, so our course covers this too.

Engineering Technology
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

Do you enjoy looking at machines, structures, technology, gadgets, and wonder how they are made? Did you enjoy making things at school? Do you want to a job where your practical skills are put to use?

Our Level 3 Engineering Technology course focuses on engineering workshop techniques and procedures - using lathes, mills, drills, and hand fitting, for example. Modern engineering requires good computer skills, so our course covers this too.

Exploring The Caring Sectors (Childhood Studies)
Full-time 1 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course will introduce you to working with children, allowing you to gain basic knowledge and understanding of key areas such as physical and emotional needs, safety, reading and rhymes for children, creative play, healthy eating, and learning through practical workplace experience.

Exploring the Caring Sectors (Health & Social Care)
Full-time 1 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course will introduce you to caring and working with both children and adults. It will allow you to develop a basic knowledge and understanding of the care sector.

Work experience will be included for suitable candidates.

Film Production
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Arts & Media Campus (AMC)

You will be treated as a filmmaker from day one, and will make a variety of films that will challenge you to discover a voice of your own. This course is intense, fun and practical, teaching you the fundamental processes used in all film production. In combination with a basic understanding of film analysis, you will work on a variety of group productions to develop skills in generating and planning ideas, recording audio and video, completing editing and post-production, and engaging in critical self-analysis. By the end of the course, you will have the knowledge you need to push your filmmaking forward.

Food & Beverage Service
Full-time 2 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course runs over three days a week. You would spend three days in the restaurant, thus gaining experience in the restaurant learning about the various areas and sections relating to food and beverage service. You will also spend up to 2 hours a week in theory where you will have the opportunity to expand your knowledge about food and beverage service in relation to the units you are doing, studying units such as; customer service, team work, preparing and setting the restaurant, bar service and payment handling.

Forensic & Criminal Investigation
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This is a course ideally suited to anyone aiming to pursue a career with forensic psychology, criminology, policing, forensic science or criminal investigation. Study areas include criminology, forensic and criminal psychology, policing, fire investigation, road traffic investigation, forensic anthropology and scientific techniques. You will develop the analytical, evaluative, practical and interpretation skills to progress to university or work within forensic and criminal investigative fields.

Hair Fashion & Styling
Full-time 2 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

On this programme you will study various aspects of hairdressing, which will include shampooing, conditioning, setting and blow-drying, cutting, perming and colouring. You will work alongside enthusiastic and experienced staff and use up-to-date facilities and equipment. The department runs a variety of trips throughout the year, for example to Salon International in London and Birmingham Hair UK. Students also have the opportunity to compete in WorldSkills competitions.

Hair Fashion & Styling
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

On this programme you will study various aspects of hairdressing, which will include cutting, perming, producing an image for a photo shoot, colour, colour correction, long hair styling. You will work alongside enthusiastic and experienced staff and use up-to-date facilities and equipment. The department runs a variety of trips throughout the year, for example to Salon International in London and Birmingham Hair UK. Students also have the opportunity to compete in WorldSkills competitions. The qualification and the experience you gain on the course will help you find employment in hair and beauty salons either locally, or further afield; for example, in large department stores, hotels, leisure centres or on board cruise ships. You may also continue with your studies and progress on to the Level 4 Diploma or an apprenticeship.

Health & Social Care
Full-time 2 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This is a practical, work-related course, which will involve studying projects and assignments that are based on realistic workplace situations, activities and demands. The course will introduce you to health and social care and provide an excellent basis to go on to more advanced work-related qualification.

Health & Social Care
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course is for anyone who wishes to pursue a career in health or social care, for example; nursing, occupational therapy, social work or youth work. The course is taught by a team of professional staff, with strong teaching and vocational experience.

Health T-Level
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

T-Levels are a high-quality, work-focused alternative to A-Levels for young people once they've completed their GCSEs. T-Levels are one of the main routes through which a young person will enter the health and science sector.

Hospitality Supervision & Leadership
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course runs over four days a week, usually Monday-Thursday. The course is delivered during the normal college day (9am-5pm) three days a week, and one evening will be working in the college restaurant for the evening service (you will need to arrange transport home anywhere between 9pm-11pm). This course develops your skills front of house and you will be given responsibility to lead a team of level 1 and level 2 students, delegating tasks to them and supervising their progress. Students are given the opportunity to participate in many enrichment events over the year. The Hospitality department also recruits a Culinary Team who are employed by the college to support additional corporate events, with the money raised going into an end of year foreign experience. Students in previous years have visited top restaurants and hotels in Chicago, Dubai, Toronto, China and Barcelona.

Motor Vehicle Maintenance
Full-time 1 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course will introduce you to the basic topics involved in the servicing and maintenance of vehicles and different engine types and will provide you with the initial knowledge and skills required to gain employment within the industry.

This course usually takes place over 3 days per week, and you can expect to work on a range of systems: from practice engines and gearboxes to genuine cars (working on vehicles belonging to students and tutors) in our industry standard workshop.

Motor Vehicle Maintenance
Full-time 2 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course will enable you to develop your light vehicle maintenance and repair skills further. You will also gain a greater understanding of the systems and requirements of the motor vehicle engineering industry, and cover specialised units on chassis, engine, transmission, electrics and maintenance.

Multi-Skills
Full-time 1 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

These qualifications are for those wishing to gain some understanding and some practical experience of the variety of trades in the Construction industry. This course will offer you an excellent foundation in a variety of general construction subjects, such as carpentry and joinery, plumbing, electrical and brickwork. You will cover the theory behind trades as well as practical skills. Following successful completion of the course and subject to entry requirements, you should be able to progress and specialise in the trade of your choice on a course at a higher level.

Music
Full-time 2 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Arts & Media Campus (AMC)

Kendal College Music Department provides the ideal balance of music performance and technology. A modern working musician needs a unique set of skills to support their creative outlets.

Music
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Arts & Media Campus (AMC)

Kendal College Music Department provides the ideal balance of music performance and technology. You will develop these skills within a professional environment, preparing you for employment within the industry and higher education.

Nail Technology
Full-time 2 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

Do you enjoy practical and creative work? Have you ever thought about working within the nail industry? If the answer to these questions is yes, then this course is for you!

Outdoor Adventure
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

If you have considered working in the Outdoor Education industry or have a passion for adventure, this course will arm you with the skills and knowledge to pursue your passion. Being based on the edge of the Lake District National Park, you will have access to a unique landscape in which to improve your skills. You will also have the option to complete a placement in an outdoor education centre, both for practical outdoor adventurous activities and to undertake a work-based project.

Performing Arts
Full-time 2 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Arts & Media Campus (AMC)

This course will introduce you to a wide range of theatre acting, dance and performance relevant to the industry and will provide you with opportunities to enhance your performance skills, increasing your confidence and enabling you to progress on your Theatre Arts journey.

Performing Arts
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Arts & Media Campus (AMC)

This course will introduce you to a wide range of theatre acting, dance and performance relevant to the industry and will provide you with opportunities to enhance your performance skills, increasing your confidence and enabling you to progress on your Theatre Arts journey.

Photography & Film
Full-time 2 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Arts & Media Campus (AMC)

The Level 2 UAL Diploma in Film & Photography has been designed as an introductory programme that will help you to develop practical skills in film-making and photography. You will develop your research skills, your personal confidence, and learn about progression opportunities in the photographic and film industries.

You will have the opportunity to try a wide range of traditional film and digital photography skills and you will work with video to learn about documentary film-making. You will have access to a photography studio and darkrooms to try out a range of experiments with photography and printing.

Plumbing
Full-time 1 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course is designed to equip you with the practical and industry skills required for a career as a Plumber. During the course you will working in the fully-equipped workshops, covering the theory behind trades as well as practical skills. Following successful completion of the course and subject to entry requirements, you should be able to progress and specialise in the trade of your choice on a course at a higher level.

Plumbing
Full-time 2 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course is designed to equip you with the basic skills in plumbing for the mechanical service environment. You will learn about health and safety, plumbing science, cold and hot water, central heating, sanitation and other subjects related to the industry. On the Level 3 programme you will study more advanced subjects such as gas installation.

Plumbing
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This qualification is for you if you are a 16-19-year-old learner, who wishes to work as a plumber in the building services industry. It has been designed to deliver a high level of occupational skills and provide a platform from which to progress through further learning or into employment. This vocational route at level 3 is a vital step towards becoming a competent plumber.

Professional Cookery
Full-time 1 1st Sep 2021 1 year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course gives students a realistic experience of working in a busy hospitality environment and with high end clients. For example, in the morning you could be serving breakfast to the Lake District Hotel Association, followed by lunch in the college restaurant and then setting up a buffet and canapes at the Town Hall for the international Mountain Festival. The department caters for many prestigious community events throughout the year, such dinners for the Mayor and for the Cumbria Life Food and Drink Awards.

Professional Cookery
Full-time 2 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course gives students a realistic experience of working in a busy hospitality environment and with high end clients. For example, in the morning you could be serving breakfast to the Lake District Hotel Association, followed by lunch in the college restaurant and then setting up a buffet and canapes at the Town Hall for the international Mountain Festival. The department caters for many prestigious community events throughout the year, such dinners for the Mayor and for the Cumbria Life Food and Drink Awards.

Professional Cookery: Multi-Skill
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course gives you some freedom to develop your ideas and give you the opportunities to create your own dishes. You are also given responsibility to lead a team of level 1 and level 2 students, delegating tasks to them and supervising their progress. If you take the Multiskills route, you will work one day in pastry, two days in the main kitchen and one day developing your skills in the training kitchens. The multiskill qualification is a combination of larder and pastry units.

If you opt for pastry, your time will be spent developing your patisserie skills in pastry. You will have the opportunity to develop your skills in cakes, pastry, enriched dough products and hot and cold desserts with sauces, sauce and filling. You will also work with chocolate, sugar and decorative work.

Professional Cookery: Patisserie
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course gives you some freedom to develop your ideas and give you the opportunities to create your own dishes. You are also given responsibility to lead a team of level 1 and level 2 students, delegating tasks to them and supervising their progress. If you take the Multiskills route, you will work one day in pastry, two days in the main kitchen and one day developing your skills in the training kitchens. The multiskill qualification is a combination of larder and pastry units.

If you opt for pastry, your time will be spent developing your patisserie skills in pastry. You will have the opportunity to develop your skills in cakes, pastry, enriched dough products and hot and cold desserts with sauces, sauce and filling. You will also work with chocolate, sugar and decorative work.

Sport
Full-time 2 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

On this course, you will study the theoretical side as well as getting involved in actual sports. Depending on your particular interest, you will be able to choose between outdoor education or team and individual sports. Above all, you will get the opportunity to get out and take part in the sports that you love.

Sport
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

If you're interested in sports coaching, fitness instructing or the development of sport this is the course for you. The course will allow you to develop your organisational skills through planning sports events, motivational skills through delivering exercise sessions and leadership skills through the various additional courses that are completed on the course. You will benefit from taking part in sport at a variety of outstanding local facilities, including Carus Green Golf Club, Kendal Leisure Centre, Ulverston Tennis Centre, Kendal Squash Club. You will also benefit from small class sizes and will work with industry professionals in a variety of settings to support your career in the Sport and Leisure Industry.

Theatre & Event Technology
Full-time 2 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Arts & Media Campus (AMC)

This 1 year course introduces you to all aspects of production for live performance and provides opportunities for progression to study at a higher level. The course covers aspects of lighting, sound and set construction through providing all technical and production support for professional events, including the annual college musical at the Brewery, music gigs at Bootleggers and a number of local festivals e.g. Comic Arts Festival, Kendal Mountain Festival and Moonfest. Students gain additional experience through a work placement at the Brewery Arts Centre. This is a very practical and hands on course, using a range of the latest technology and equipment. You will work in a state-of-the-art theatre (The Box), which has industry standard facilities.

Theatre & Event Technology
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Arts & Media Campus (AMC)

The course covers the technical aspects of production and the management of live performance, including set design, stage management and sound & light engineering. Students provide technical and production support for professional events, including the annual college musical at the Brewery, music gigs at Bootleggers and a number of local festivals e.g. Comic Arts Festival, Kendal Mountain Festival and Moonfest. Students gain additional experience through a work placement at the Brewery Arts Centre. This course is excellent for those who wish to work in the entertainment industry but do not want to perform. You will develop strong teamwork skills as you work with students from this course and other subjects.

Uniformed Protective Services
Full-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course provides an ideal route into 'Uniformed Protective Services'. You will study of a wide range of public service operations and opportunities in depth; to prepare for employment or higher level study. Learning will include: teamwork and leadership in public services, outdoor adventure and sports experiences, extensive contact with public service providers, and relevant practical assignments and projects. Your programme of study will also include skills and preparation for employment, volunteering, English and Maths.

Vocational Studies
Full-time 1 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

The Level 1 Introduction to Vocational Studies promotes a wide range of skills to prepare you for your future work or further specialist study. This programme supports personal development and lifelong learning while promoting independence and preparation for employment.

Vocational Studies (Animal Care Pathway)
Full-time 1 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

The Level 1 Introduction to Vocational Studies promotes a wide range of skills to prepare you for your future work or further specialist study. This programme supports personal development and lifelong learning while promoting independence and preparation for employment.

Vocational Studies (Arts Pathway)
Full-time 1 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

The Level 1 Introduction to Vocational Studies promotes a wide range of skills to prepare you for your future work or further specialist study. This programme supports personal development and lifelong learning while promoting independence and preparation for employment.

Vocational Studies (Construction Pathway)
Full-time 1 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

The Level 1 Introduction to Vocational Studies promotes a wide range of skills to prepare you for your future work or further specialist study. This programme supports personal development and lifelong learning while promoting independence and preparation for employment.

Vocational Studies (Hospitality Pathway)
Full-time 1 1st Sep 2021 1 Year

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

The Level 1 Introduction to Vocational Studies promotes a wide range of skills to prepare you for your future work or further specialist study. This programme supports personal development and lifelong learning while promoting independence and preparation for employment.

Access to Engineering - Diploma in Engineering Operations
Part-time 2 Sept 2021 34 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course will give you a grounding in Engineering principles and practice and is aimed at adult learner looking to retrain and join a sector that is eager to employ people with the right skills.

Accounting
Part-time 4 Sept 2021 34 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This is a professional qualification that is highly valued by employers. You will study advanced accounting tasks including drafting financial statements, managing budgets and evaluating financial performance, as well as optional specialist units* such as business tax, personal tax, external auditing, credit management, and cash and treasury management. This is suitable for those working in an accounting environment in industry, practice or a small business, or those with previous accounting qualifications (AAT level 3 or similar).

Accounting
Part-time 2 Sept 2021 32/33 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This qualification is highly valued by employers and will prepare you for junior and entry level accounting roles. It delivers a solid foundation in finance administration - covering areas such as double entry bookkeeping, basic costing principles and using accounting software.

Accounting
Part-time 4 Sept 2021 34 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This is a professional qualification that is highly valued by employers. You will study advanced accounting tasks including drafting financial statements, managing budgets and evaluating financial performance, as well as optional specialist units* such as business tax, personal tax, external auditing, credit management, and cash and treasury management. This is suitable for those working in an accounting environment in industry, practice or a small business, or those with previous accounting qualifications (AAT level 3 or similar).

Accounting
Part-time 2 Sept 2021 32/33 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This qualification is highly valued by employers and will prepare you for junior and entry level accounting roles. It delivers a solid foundation in finance administration - covering areas such as double entry bookkeeping, basic costing principles and using accounting software.

Accounting
Part-time 3 Sept 2021 33/34 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This is a highly sought after professional qualification, which is well-recognised by employers in the UK and overseas. In this qualification you will master more complex accounting disciplines including financial processes, advanced bookkeeping, final accounts and ethical practices for accountants, which gives you a secure basis for a career in business or accounting.

Accounting
Part-time 3 Sept 2021 33/34 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This is a highly sought after professional qualification, which is well-recognised by employers in the UK and overseas. In this qualification you will master more complex accounting disciplines including financial processes, advanced bookkeeping, final accounts and ethical practices for accountants, which gives you a secure basis for a career in business or accounting.

Accounting
Part-time 4 Sept 2021 34 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This is a professional qualification that is highly valued by employers. You will study advanced accounting tasks including drafting financial statements, managing budgets and evaluating financial performance, as well as optional specialist units* such as business tax, personal tax, external auditing, credit management, and cash and treasury management. This is suitable for those working in an accounting environment in industry, practice or a small business, or those with previous accounting qualifications (AAT level 3 or similar).

Accounting A-Level
Part-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

Whether you want to work for big business, be the next Richard Branson or be in charge of your own business, knowledge of financial management is essential. This A-Level Accounting course equips you with the knowledge and skills to be able to assess the performance of all types of business organisations.

Adobe InDesign Skills
Part-time N/A Sept 2021 4 Weeks

Campus: Arts & Media Campus (AMC)

Get to know Adobe InDesign the industry leading layout and page design software used by Graphic Designers. This course will help you discover how to use InDesign to create page layouts, posters and prepare artwork for digital publication and print.

Adobe Lightroom Skills
Part-time N/A Sept 2021 4 Weeks

Campus: Arts & Media Campus (AMC)

Get to know Adobe Lightroom the industry leading photography application used to edit, manage & share photos. For aspiring and professional photographers, this course will help you use Lightroom to improve the quality of your photographs, improve your workflow and learn about image management.

Adult Care
Part-time 3 Sept 2021 36 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This is a nationally recognised vocational qualification that superseded the QCF and NVQ courses and has been designed for those working in care who are looking to further the skills and knowledge they hold in their role. Learners will complete a selection of both mandatory and optional units, with each unit holding a different credit value. For full details please contact us, but students must gain a minimum total of 58 credits in order to pass the course.

Alter & Adjust Sewing Bee
Part-time N/A Sept 2021 4 Weeks

Campus: Arts & Media Campus (AMC)

Make the most of your wardrobe with a handy set of creative skills that will allow you to alter, adjust and personalise your clothes.

Alter & Adjust Sewing Bee
Part-time N/A Sept 2021 4 Weeks

Campus: Arts & Media Campus (AMC)

Make the most of your wardrobe with a handy set of creative skills that will allow you to alter, adjust and personalise your clothes.

Assessing Vocational Achievement
Part-time 3 Sept 2021 4 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This qualification is for people that are currently undertaking or wish to undertake assessment of a learner's competence in a work environment.

Assessing Vocational Achievement
Part-time 3 Sept 2021 4 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This qualification is for people that are currently undertaking or wish to undertake assessment of a learner's competence in a work environment.

Awareness of Mental Health Problems (Distance Learning)
Part-time 2 Enquire 12 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

A great way to develop knowledge and understanding of mental health conditions, via a distance learning platform.

Barbering
Part-time 3 Sept 2021 33 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This provides you with a great opportunity to build portfolios of evidence for progression in your future career and on to a higher level of qualification.

You will also be encouraged and required to develop your interpersonal skills and work as part of a team. If you are creative, like working with people and have lots of ambition, barbering could be your pathway to success. Never has there been so many exciting possibilities at the cutting edge of the fashion & style industry.

Barbering & Beard Artistry
Part-time 2 Sept 2021 33 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

You will be taught all of the essential skills needed in modern day barbering, including skin fading, layering, scissor over comb, creating lines and patterns in the hair, shampooing, drying and styling hair.

Beauty Specialist Techniques
Part-time 2 Sept 2021 33 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course will give you the qualifications and experience necessary to enter the field of beauty therapy and go on to work in beauty salons, spas, as a sales representative, on cruise ships, in health centres, or even start your own business.

Bicycle Bearings
Part-time N/A Sept 2021 1 Week

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course gives you the skills and knowledge to work on the small bearings of your bicycle found in Hubs and Mountain Bike suspension pivots. You can work on your own equipment or our classroom stock.

Biology A-Level
Part-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

Biology can be described as the science of life. It includes the study of living organisms including Humans, Animals and Plants. It is a broad subject, covering a wide variety of topics, ranging from understanding sub-atomic particles such as electrons, through to ecology and conservation biology. There is something of interest to everyone with many links between topics and different subjects.

Bookkeeping
Part-time 2 Sept 2021 16 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This short bookkeeping course delivers the skills and essential knowledge to manage books effectively. It includes manual double entry bookkeeping, and associated documents and processes, up to Trial Balance standard. The qualification is valued by employers, and is suitable for those beginning a career in accounting, those wanting a career-boosting qualification to reflect their existing knowledge and those wishing to retrain into a professional career, and those wishing to offer bookkeeping services.

Bookkeeping
Part-time 2 Sept 2021 16 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This short bookkeeping course delivers the skills and essential knowledge to manage books effectively. It includes manual double entry bookkeeping, and associated documents and processes, up to Trial Balance standard. The qualification is valued by employers, and is suitable for those beginning a career in accounting, those wanting a career-boosting qualification to reflect their existing knowledge and those wishing to retrain into a professional career, and those wishing to offer bookkeeping services.

Building Maintenance Skills
Part-time 1 Sept 2021 8 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

DIY is one of the most rewarding skills you can add to your set. Doing your own improvements and maintenance is not only cheaper, but it allows you to put your own touch on the things you love.

Building Maintenance Skills
Part-time 1 Sept 2021 8 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

DIY is one of the most rewarding skills you can add to your set. Doing your own improvements and maintenance is not only cheaper, but it allows you to put your own touch on the things you love.

Building Maintenance Skills
Part-time 1 Sept 2021 8 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

DIY is one of the most rewarding skills you can add to your set. Doing your own improvements and maintenance is not only cheaper, but it allows you to put your own touch on the things you love.

Building Maintenance Skills
Part-time 1 Sept 2021 8 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

DIY is one of the most rewarding skills you can add to your set. Doing your own improvements and maintenance is not only cheaper, but it allows you to put your own touch on the things you love.

Business A-Level
Part-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

A-Level Business will demonstrate the interrelated nature of Business using different business models, theories and techniques to support analysis of the modern business environment, issues and situations that impact on business.

Chemistry A-Level
Part-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

Chemists investigate the properties and reactions of different substances so they can create new substances. Chemistry is the creation of new things. The course covers inorganic, organic and physical chemistry in order to give students. The subject knowledge develops on existing concepts from KS4 and brings a breadth of knowledge across the subject to give an excellent grounding in chemistry.

Common Health Conditions (Distance Learning)
Part-time 2 Enquire 12 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This qualification aims to develop the learner's knowledge and understanding of:

- Various common health conditions
- Monitoring the health of individuals affected by health conditions

Counselling Skills
Part-time 2 Sept 2021 15 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

The NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills (QCF) is designed to provide education and training for those who may use counselling skills when working with others, enable learners to gain a nationally-recognised, vocationally-specific qualification to assist in entering employment in fields working with people, and provide an introduction to counselling skills and develop learners knowledge and understanding.

Counselling Skills
Part-time 2 Sept 2021 15 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

The NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Counselling Skills (QCF) is designed to provide education and training for those who may use counselling skills when working with others, enable learners to gain a nationally-recognised, vocationally-specific qualification to assist in entering employment in fields working with people, and provide an introduction to counselling skills and develop learners knowledge and understanding.

Counselling Skills
Part-time 3 Sept 2021 30 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

The course aims to provide an opportunity for students to explore counselling theory, acquire basic counselling skills and develop reflective skills on their use of basic counselling skills. The course is intended for people wishing to further their counselling training and personal development and people wishing to develop/enhance the use of counselling skills in present work roles.

Create Your Own Website
Part-time N/A Sept 2021 8 Weeks

Campus: Arts & Media Campus (AMC)

The course gives a practical introduction to the software and skills needed to build, and market a personal or business website. All you need is an idea for a website, blog or an addition to an existing website, and some basic computer and internet skills. New material each week will allow you to develop your ideas as the course progresses. This course will be useful for those employed in marketing, or those intending to support a business, community group or a school (for example) with online content.

Creative Writing
Part-time N/A Sept 2021 8 Weeks

Campus: Arts & Media Campus (AMC)

This course will explore starting points and finding inspiration as part of your journey towards making your writing lively and engaging.

Creative Writing
Part-time N/A Sept 2021 8 Weeks

Campus: Arts & Media Campus (AMC)

This course will explore starting points and finding inspiration as part of your journey towards making your writing lively and engaging.

Curly Blowdry & Hair Up Workshop
Part-time N/A Sept 2021 1 Week

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

Blow drying and styling your own and others hair at home is becoming increasingly popular with the British public. Why not get one step ahead of the game and become a master of the world famous curly blow dry!

Cycle Mechanics (Cycle Technician)
Part-time 2 Sept 2021 2 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

The Level 2 course prepares the student for a career in professional cycle mechanics. It is also great for keen home mechanics, ride leaders and coaches. The course covers every aspect of the bicycle and goes into much more depth with compatibility, repair and problem-solving.

Drawing, Painting & Print
Part-time 2 Sept 2021 14 Weeks

Campus: Arts & Media Campus (AMC)

A broad and exciting art course delivered by local artist Graham Watson that will introduce you to a variety of drawing, painting and printmaking techniques.

Early Years Educator
Part-time 3 Sept 2021 33 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This pathway provides the suitable level of occupational competence to meet regulatory and registration requirements for the sector.

Early Years Practitioner
Part-time 2 Sept 2021 34 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course is intended for anyone who wants to work in the field of children's care, learning and development. You can use the qualification to gain employment as a nursery assistant, creche worker, special needs assistant or other jobs which involve caring for children.

Economics A-Level
Part-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

A-Level Economics will give you the opportunity to examine a range of topics such as economic performance, market failure, income distribution and understanding the UK and global economy.

Education & Training
Part-time 4 1st Sep 2021 30 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course is designed for people who wish to teach in the post compulsory sector, which means teaching people who are 14 years and above.

Emergency First Aid at Work
Part-time 2 Sept 2021 1 Week

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

The QualSafe Level 2 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work may be more suitable for lower-risk work environments, such as offices and shops and/or organisations with fewer than 100 employees.

English Functional Skills (Entry Level 2)
Part-time Various Enquire Various

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

All students are able to undertake Functional Skills at a level appropriate to them. Levels available are Entry 2, 3, Level 1, Level 2.

English Functional Skills (Entry Level 2)
Part-time Various Enquire Various

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

All students are able to undertake Functional Skills at a level appropriate to them. Levels available are Entry 2, 3, Level 1, Level 2.

English Functional Skills (Entry Level 3)
Part-time Various Enquire Various

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

All students are able to undertake Functional Skills at a level appropriate to them. Levels available are Entry 2, 3, Level 1, Level 2.

English Functional Skills (Entry Level 3)
Part-time Various Enquire Various

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

All students are able to undertake Functional Skills at a level appropriate to them. Levels available are Entry 2, 3, Level 1, Level 2.

English Functional Skills (Level 1)
Part-time Various Enquire Various

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

All students are able to undertake Functional Skills at a level appropriate to them. Levels available are Entry 2, 3, Level 1, Level 2.

English Functional Skills (Level 1)
Part-time Various Enquire Various

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

All students are able to undertake Functional Skills at a level appropriate to them. Levels available are Entry 2, 3, Level 1, Level 2.

English Functional Skills (Level 2)
Part-time Various Enquire Various

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

All students are able to undertake Functional Skills at a level appropriate to them. Levels available are Entry 2, 3, Level 1, Level 2.

English Functional Skills (Level 2)
Part-time Various Enquire Various

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

All students are able to undertake Functional Skills at a level appropriate to them. Levels available are Entry 2, 3, Level 1, Level 2.

English Language A-Level
Part-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

Studying A-Level English Language allows you to become a skilled communicator and opens the door to a range of diverse careers. By studying a range of texts and theory you will learn about the link between language and social factors such as gender, age and occupation and language and power in society.

English Language GCSE
Part-time 2 Sept 2021 32 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course runs part time, over 32 weeks (one academic year). You will follow the new specification GCSE English Language (9-1). It is an ideal choice for learners who wish to explore a range of language topics with an element of literature, develop a range of skills and expand their English Language knowledge base, all in one qualification.

English Literature A-Level
Part-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

English Literature offers students the opportunity to critically discuss and analyse some of the most important literary works throughout history. The course provides scope to investigate the way literature has been shaped by elements of theory, context and criticism, including Feminism, Marxism and Post-colonialism.

Environmental Science A-Level
Part-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

Studying Environmental Science will give you a clear understanding of how closely our human systems are linked with Earth's natural cycles. You will use this knowledge to come up with ways of developing sustainable lifestyles that are in harmony with the natural world. If we want to live happily on the Earth, we need to change the way we do things!

Falls Prevention Awareness (Distance Learning)
Part-time 2 Enquire 12 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This is a great way to increase awareness and understanding of falls and their prevention which will allow learners to progress into, or within, employment in healthcare or social care settings.

Fitness Instructing (Gym)
Part-time 2 Sept 2021 10 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

There are over seven million participants in the fitness industry; therefore there is a clear need for every employee to be knowledgeable and competent in the health and fitness industry. The opportunities in the Active Leisure industry are very broad and this course is primarily designed for those working as or wanting to work as fitness instructors.

Food Preparation & Cooking (Patisserie & Confectionary)
Part-time 3 Sept 2021 34 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course aims to upskill, inspire and develop chefs working in a professional kitchen. Training will include hands-on learning within Kendal College's world class training kitchens, visits to award-winning hotels and restaurants, demonstrations from industry professionals and innovators of modern gastronomy. Your practical experience will enable you to develop a deeper understanding of the skills and techniques essential for all successful chefs.

Food Safety in Catering
Part-time 2 17th Jun 2021 1 Day

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course is for anyone working in a catering or hospitality setting where food is prepared, cooked and served.

Food Safety in Catering
Part-time 2 Sept 2021 1 Day

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course is for anyone working in a catering or hospitality setting where food is prepared, cooked and served.

Furniture Craft
Part-time 2 Sept 2021 12 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This introduction to Furniture Craft, will give you the opportunity to learn about basic furniture construction materials, techniques and processes, and apply your new skills to creating a simple piece of furniture.

Further Maths A-Level
Part-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

Further Maths is an intense course designed to challenge outstanding Mathematicians and gives students wishing to progress to studying Maths, Physics, Statistics or Engineering at degree level a definite advantage.

Geography A-Level
Part-time 3 31st Jul 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

Geography is the study of places, processes and people. Cities, volcanoes, immigration and glaciers - Geography covers it all. Given the unprecedented changes the planet and its population are undergoing, there has never been a better time to study this dynamic subject.

Geology A-Level
Part-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

Geology is an applied science that seeks to understand Earth's 4.5-billion-year history as well as its uncertain future. Using a combination of practical and theoretical techniques, geologists play a role in solving some of society's most pressing concerns: our access to energy, clean water and mineral resources, and our response to floods, climate change, earthquakes and volcanic eruptions.

Graphic Design for Beginners
Part-time 1 Sept 2021 14 Weeks

Campus: Arts & Media Campus (AMC)

Learn specific skills in the use of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign for the purpose of Graphic Design. Local designer Stephanie Fulke will take you through this introduction to Graphic Design, understand design process and generating ideas for graphic design outcomes.

Graphic Design for Business Branding
Part-time 2 Sept 2021 14 Weeks

Campus: Arts & Media Campus (AMC)

New Media has created a high demand for talented graphic designers and on this course you will explore the principals of graphic design, learn how it has evolved, and discover what the future holds for one of the fastest growing careers in the world. The course is taught using Adobe Software on Apple Mac computers. You will learn how to choose appropriate equipment and software for a design project. On completion, you will acheive a Level 2 Award in Creative Craft (Graphic Design).

Hairdressing
Part-time 2 Sept 2021 33 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

If you are creative, like working with people, have lots of ambition and have worked and achieved a previous hairdressing qualification this could be your pathway to success. Never has there been so many exciting possibilities at the cutting edge of the fashion, style and grooming industry. Your practical skills will be supported by underpinning knowledge; this will be conducted by written and oral tests and research workshops. You will be provided with the opportunity to build portfolios of evidence for progression in your future career and on to a higher level of qualification. You will also be encouraged and required to develop your interpersonal skills and work as part of a team, you will be involved in hairdressing competitions.

Hairdressing
Part-time 3 Sept 2021 33 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This is a vocationally based qualification. If you are creative, like working with people and have lots of ambition, hairdressing could be your pathway to success. Your practical skills will be supported by underpinning knowledge for each unit by written and oral tests, research workshops which build up portfolios of evidence. You will also be encouraged to develop your interpersonal skills and work as part of a team. You will get involved in hairdressing fashion shows and competitions and work to produce a portfolio of your practical work.

Health & Safety in the Workplace
Part-time 2 Sept 2021 1 Week

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

Employers are responsible for providing safe and healthy workplace conditions as well as the right systems and methods for safe activities. Nevertheless employees also have a vital part to play in the equation. They need the right knowledge and the right attitude which demands proper training in the basics of health and safety, as well as specific training for individual tasks.

Health & Safety in the Workplace
Part-time 2 Sept 2021 1 Week

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

Employers are responsible for providing safe and healthy workplace conditions as well as the right systems and methods for safe activities. Nevertheless employees also have a vital part to play in the equation. They need the right knowledge and the right attitude which demands proper training in the basics of health and safety, as well as specific training for individual tasks.

Health & Safety in the Workplace
Part-time 2 Sept 2021 1 Week

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

Employers are responsible for providing safe and healthy workplace conditions as well as the right systems and methods for safe activities. Nevertheless employees also have a vital part to play in the equation. They need the right knowledge and the right attitude which demands proper training in the basics of health and safety, as well as specific training for individual tasks.

Health & Social Care
Part-time 2 Sept 2021 35 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This work-based course is the required qualification for registration and regulatory requirements in the social care sector in England. You can be or it can lead to employment as a care assistant, support worker, key worker or healthcare assistant in a range of settings.

Health & Social Care
Part-time 3 Sept 2021 34 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

As a Lead Adult Care Worker you will make a positive difference to someone's life when they are faced with physical, practical, social, emotional or intellectual challenges. You will be expected to exercise judgement and take appropriate action to support individuals to maintain their independence, dignity and control.

History A-Level
Part-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

History is quite simply the study of the past. There is, of course, rather a lot of past to discover and learn about as the past itself is infinitely complicated. Even looking at a period which on the face of it seems simple, can yield surprises.

Hospitality Supervision & Leadership
Part-time 3 Sept 2021 34 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This a mainly practical course, with most of your studies taking place in the award-winning Lakes Hotel School. It will also include theory lessons and research into the industry, which you will have to do at home.

Human Resources Practice
Part-time 3 Sept 2021 34 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This is a well-respected professional qualification, which is highly valued by employers. It will help you to develop the business skills and technical knowledge that employers look for in HR professionals. This qualification can boost your promotion prospects or provide retraining route for those looking for a career in the HR industry.

Initial Verification & Certification of Electrical Installations
Part-time 3 Sept 2021 4 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

The 2391-10 has been replaced by two qualifications: 'Principles, practices and legislation for the Initial Verification and Certification of Electrical Installations' and 'Principles, practices and legislation for the Periodic Inspection Testing and Condition Reporting of Electrical Installations'.

Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes & Practice
Part-time 4 Sept 2021 Various

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

A Level 4 Award in the Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice, which will ensure your internal verification practices meet your internal and awarding body requirements. Ensuring quality assessment takes place though planning, allocation and monitoring.

IT User Skills
Part-time 1 Sept 2021 3.5 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This qualification is suitable for learners who are using IT within their job or plan to pursue a career in a job requiring IT skills. The qualification will allow learners to apply knowledge, understanding and skills to a level recognised by employers, thus proving competency in their job role. This qualification is suitable for learners using IT systems in a wide range of job roles.

IT User Skills
Part-time 1 Sept 2021 3.5 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This qualification is suitable for learners who are using IT within their job or plan to pursue a career in a job requiring IT skills. The qualification will allow learners to apply knowledge, understanding and skills to a level recognised by employers, thus proving competency in their job role. This qualification is suitable for learners using IT systems in a wide range of job roles.

IT User Skills
Part-time 1 Sept 2021 3.5 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

The course is designed to cover the key concepts of computing, its practical applications and their use in the workplace and society in general.

IT Users
Part-time 2 Sept 2021 3.5 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This qualification is suitable for learners who are using IT within their job or plan to pursue a career in a job requiring IT skills. The qualification will allow learners to apply knowledge, understanding and skills to a level recognised by employers, thus proving competency in their job role. This qualification is suitable for learners using IT systems in a wide range of job roles.

IT Users
Part-time 2 9th Jun 2021 3.5 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This qualification is suitable for learners who are using IT within their job or plan to pursue a career in a job requiring IT skills. The qualification will allow learners to apply knowledge, understanding and skills to a level recognised by employers, thus proving competency in their job role. This qualification is suitable for learners using IT systems in a wide range of job roles.

IT Users - Excel Unit
Part-time 1 Sept 2021 1 Week

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This is an introductory course designed to introduce the learner to Microsoft Excel spreadsheets. The course will provide you with a working understanding of the basic functions and features of Microsoft Excel and teach you how to make professional working spreadsheets and charts.

IT Users - Excel Unit
Part-time 1 Sept 2021 1 Week

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This is an introductory course designed to introduce the learner to Microsoft Excel spreadsheets. The course will provide you with a working understanding of the basic functions and features of Microsoft Excel and teach you how to make professional working spreadsheets and charts.

IT Users - Excel Unit
Part-time 2 16th Jun 2021 1 Week

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course is designed to introduce those who have a basic knowledge and understanding of Microsoft Excel to many of the other exciting tools and techniques that are available. During the 2 day course you will compile a portfolio of work that will be assessed and used to provide the necessary evidence you need to gain a City & Guilds level 2 Spreadsheet qualification.

Law A-Level
Part-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

A-Level Law is an inspiring and academically demanding course. In addition to learning challenging substantive law, many students enjoy the practical application of the subject, which develops their problem-solving skills and encourages a critical evaluation of material encountered in their everyday lives.

Leaders & Managers
Part-time 5 Sept 2021 18 Months

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This highly respected professional qualification, awarded by the Institute of Leadership and Management is ideal for individuals who manage teams or projects and are responsible for achieving operational or departmental goals and objectives as part of their organisation's strategy.

Leadership & Management for Adult Care
Part-time 5 Sept 2021 17 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

A required award for Registered Managers and recommended by CQC for aspiring leaders and managers in Care Services.

Leadership & Management for Residential Childcare
Part-time 5 Sept 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

The Pearson BTEC Level 5 Diploma in Leadership and Management for Residential Childcare (England) is a nationally recognised vocationally-related qualification and has been developed to allow learners to demonstrate competence as a Residential Childcare manager.

Maintaining Your Mountain Bike
Part-time 1 Sept 2021 5 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

On this course, you will gain a Level 1 Award in Cycle Mechanics (Maintaining your Mountain Bike).

Maintaining Your Mountain Bike
Part-time 1 Sept 2021 5 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

On this course, you will gain a Level 1 Award in Cycle Mechanics (Maintaining your Mountain Bike).

Maintaining Your Road Bike
Part-time 1 Sept 2021 5 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

On this course, you will gain a Level 1 Award in Cycle Mechanics (Maintaining your Road Bike).

Maintaining Your Road Bike
Part-time 1 21st Jun 2021 5 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

On this course, you will gain a Level 1 Award in Cycle Mechanics (Maintaining your Road Bike).

Maintaining Your Road Bike
Part-time 1 Sept 2021 5 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

On this course, you will gain a Level 1 Award in Cycle Mechanics (Maintaining your Road Bike).

Maintaining Your Road Bike
Part-time 1 Sept 2021 5 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

On this course, you will gain a Level 1 Award in Cycle Mechanics (Maintaining your Road Bike).

Managing & Personal Finance
Part-time 1 8th Jun 2021 6 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

Develop and practise the financial skills required for life, without requiring or proving occupational competence. This course will allow you make informed decisions in the future, in regards to finance.

Mathematics A-Level
Part-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course provides a thorough grounding in the mathematical tools and techniques often needed in the workplace. The logic and reasoning skills developed by studying A-Level Maths make sure the qualification is widely respected even in non-mathematical arenas.

Mathematics Functional Skills (Entry Level 2)
Part-time Various Enquire Various

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

All students are able to undertake Functional Skills at a level appropriate to them. Levels available are Entry 2, 3, Level 1, Level 2.

Mathematics Functional Skills (Entry Level 2)
Part-time Various Enquire Various

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

All students are able to undertake Functional Skills at a level appropriate to them. Levels available are Entry 2, 3, Level 1, Level 2.

Mathematics Functional Skills (Entry Level 3)
Part-time Various Enquire Various

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

All students are able to undertake Functional Skills at a level appropriate to them. Levels available are Entry 2, 3, Level 1, Level 2.

Mathematics Functional Skills (Entry Level 3)
Part-time Various Enquire Various

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

All students are able to undertake Functional Skills at a level appropriate to them. Levels available are Entry 2, 3, Level 1, Level 2.

Mathematics Functional Skills (Level 1)
Part-time Various Enquire Various

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

All students are able to undertake Functional Skills at a level appropriate to them. Levels available are Entry 2, 3, Level 1, Level 2.

Mathematics Functional Skills (Level 1)
Part-time Various Enquire Various

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

All students are able to undertake Functional Skills at a level appropriate to them. Levels available are Entry 2, 3, Level 1, Level 2.

Mathematics Functional Skills (Level 2)
Part-time Various Enquire Various

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

All students are able to undertake Functional Skills at a level appropriate to them. Levels available are Entry 2, 3, Level 1, Level 2.

Mathematics Functional Skills (Level 2)
Part-time Various Enquire Various

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

All students are able to undertake Functional Skills at a level appropriate to them. Levels available are Entry 2, 3, Level 1, Level 2.

Mathematics GCSE
Part-time 2 Sept 2021 31 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

The GCSE maths course runs over 32 weeks from September to June. Lessons take place at the Milnthorpe Road Campus one evening per week.

Microsoft Excel 2016 (Intermediate)
Part-time N/A Sept 2021 1 Day

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course is designed to introduce those who have a prior knowledge and understanding of Microsoft Excel to many of the other exciting tools and techniques that are available in Excel 2016.

Microsoft Excel 2016 (Introduction)
Part-time N/A Sept 2021 1 Day

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This is an introductory course designed to introduce the learner to Microsoft Excel. The course will provide you with a working understanding of the basic functions and features of Microsoft Excel and teach you how to make professional working spreadsheets and charts.

Mountain Bike Suspension
Part-time N/A Sept 2021 1 Week

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course demystifies the internals of your suspension to help you with set up and basic servicing.

Music Technology (Perform, Create, Record)
Part-time 1 Sept 2021 14 Weeks

Campus: Arts & Media Campus (AMC)

Learn about the basics of sound recording, mixing and editing on this exciting and practical course based in Kendal College's professional recording studio and Mac suite. You will learn about microphones, mic techniques and using music software whilst also having the chance to record yourself and others.

Nail Technology
Part-time 2 Sept 2021 16/17 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

Do you enjoy practical and creative work? Have you ever thought about working within the nail industry? If the answer to these questions is yes, then this course is for you!

Personal Licence Holders Award
Part-time N/A Sept 2021 1 Day

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This qualification is aimed at anyone who wishes to work in licensed premises where alcohol is sold. You will look at licensing authorities; the responsibilities of the Personal License Holder; police powers; rights of entry; specific prohibitions; strengths of alcoholic drinks; responsible retail of alcohol and the protection of children from harm.

Personal Licence Holders Award
Part-time N/A Sept 2021 1 Day

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This qualification is aimed at anyone who wishes to work in licensed premises where alcohol is sold. You will look at licensing authorities; the responsibilities of the Personal License Holder; police powers; rights of entry; specific prohibitions; strengths of alcoholic drinks; responsible retail of alcohol and the protection of children from harm.

Personal Licence Holders Award
Part-time N/A Sept 2021 1 Day

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This qualification is aimed at anyone who wishes to work in licensed premises where alcohol is sold. You will look at licensing authorities; the responsibilities of the Personal License Holder; police powers; rights of entry; specific prohibitions; strengths of alcoholic drinks; responsible retail of alcohol and the protection of children from harm.

Personal Licence Holders Award
Part-time N/A 14th Jun 2021 1 Day

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This qualification is aimed at anyone who wishes to work in licensed premises where alcohol is sold. You will look at licensing authorities; the responsibilities of the Personal License Holder; police powers; rights of entry; specific prohibitions; strengths of alcoholic drinks; responsible retail of alcohol and the protection of children from harm.

Personal Training
Part-time 3 Sept 2021 20 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course will prepare you for a career in the sport and active leisure industry as a personal trainer. It will allow you to plan and instruct individual and small group exercise to a range of different clients in a variety of settings.

Philosophy A-Level
Part-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

Philosophy is the study of knowledge. A-Level Philosophy is an introduction to philosophical thinking and the subject matter of philosophy. It is designed to give you a thorough grounding in the fundamental concepts and methods of philosophy and introduce you to the fascinating study of thought itself.

Photography
Part-time 2 Sept 2021 14 Weeks

Campus: Arts & Media Campus (AMC)

This course introduces you to photography techniques and their creative application, through the use of digital SLR (DSLR) or mirrorless cameras with full manual controls. On completion, you acheive a Level 2 Award in Photography.

Photography
Part-time 3 Sept 2021 14 Weeks

Campus: Arts & Media Campus (AMC)

Challenge your understanding and creative direction as a photographer, on this advanced course that caters for a wide range of professional pathways.

Physics A-Level
Part-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

Physics is a fascinating subject that seeks to explain the universe in the simplest possible terms. As such, it touches on every aspect of the world around us, from electrons to galactic superclusters. It appeals to students with a persistent curiosity about the physical world around them and is much more satisfying than GCSE as it provides deeper answers.

Politics A-Level
Part-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

A-Level Politics will appeal to those who are interested in current affairs and who like to express and discuss opinions on political ideas and power. You will learn about the political systems of the UK and USA, gaining skills in how to analyse, evaluate and compare the concepts and structures that underpin these systems.

Pottery Next Steps
Part-time 2 Sept 2021 14 Weeks

Campus: Arts & Media Campus (AMC)

Are you wanting to take your interest in Pottery to the next level, explore your own creativity and develop your own exciting style, then this advanced Pottery course is for you.

Principles of Dementia Care (Distance Learning)
Part-time 2 Enquire 12 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This qualification develops an essential understanding of caring for people with dementia, and covers the benefits of positive communication, use of medication and importance of highly individualised, person-centred care.

Principles of End of Life Care (Distance Learning)
Part-time 2 Enquire 12 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This qualification aims to develop the learner's knowledge and understanding of how to work in end of life care and the support needed to manage pain and discomfort. Also, how dementia impacts on end of life care and the role of the care worker in time of death whilst understanding the loss and grief process.

Principles of Marketing
Part-time 2 Sept 2021 3 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course is for anyone who works in marketing, or is interested in a career in marketing. It would also be useful for people running their own business, or thinking about starting a business! The course will be delivered virtually via Microsoft Teams, and will give students the opportunity to meet others, network and share ideas.

Principles of Team Leading (Distance Learning)
Part-time 2 Enquire 12 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

If you are interested in studying leadership, this course will develop your knowledge and understanding of how to successfully lead a team. You will develop knowledge of the principles of team leading and the general workings of a business as well as how important it is for a team leader to successfully communicate with a range of stakeholders.

Professional Cookery
Part-time 3 Sept 2021 34 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course aims to upskill, inspire and develop chefs working in a professional kitchen. Training will include hands-on learning within Kendal College's world class training kitchens, visits to award-winning hotels and restaurants, demonstrations from industry professionals and innovators of modern gastronomy. Your practical experience will enable you to develop a deeper understanding of the skills and techniques essential for all successful chefs.

Professional Cookery
Part-time 2 Sept 2021 34 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course aims to upskill, inspire and develop chefs working in a professional kitchen. Training will include hands-on learning within Kendal College's world class training kitchens, visits to award-winning hotels and restaurants, demonstrations from industry professionals and innovators of modern gastronomy. Your practical experience will enable you to develop a deeper understanding of the skills and techniques essential for all successful chefs.

Professional Cookery
Part-time 2 Sept 2021 34 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This course aims to upskill, inspire and develop chefs working in a professional kitchen. Training will include hands-on learning within Kendal College's world class training kitchens, visits to award-winning hotels and restaurants, demonstrations from industry professionals and innovators of modern gastronomy. Your practical experience will enable you to develop a deeper understanding of the skills and techniques essential for all successful chefs.

Psychology A-Level
Part-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

Psychology is a complex and academic subject which studies how the mind works and how it affects human behaviour, mental processes, human interactions and the unconscious mind. Why do people think, act and feel the way they do?

Requirements for Electrical Installations BS767:2018 (18th Edition)
Part-time 3 Sept 2021 1 Week

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This qualification ensures you are up-to-date with the latest industry regulation on wiring and the safe use and operation of electrical equipment and systems. It covers the 18th edition of the IEE Wiring Regulations. These regulations are recognised by the British Standards Institute as a British Standard (BS767).

Requirements for Electrical Installations BS767:2018 (18th Edition)
Part-time 3 2nd Jun 2021 1 Week

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This qualification ensures you are up-to-date with the latest industry regulation on wiring and the safe use and operation of electrical equipment and systems. It covers the 18th edition of the IEE Wiring Regulations. These regulations are recognised by the British Standards Institute as a British Standard (BS767).

Residential Childcare
Part-time 3 Sept 2021 26 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This Level 3 qualification aims to provide professional development in a wide range of job roles, including working in settings such as residential care homes, residential special schools, therapeutic communities, secure children's homes, shared care and short break settings. Responsible for promoting a caring, healthy, stimulating, safe, secure environment for children and young people in their care.

Salon Management
Part-time 4 Sept 2021 33 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

The Level 4 Diploma in Advanced Beauty Therapy (QCF) is a vocationally related qualification that is focused on advanced beauty practices for reducing hair growth using intense light and laser treatments and skin rejuvenation using intense light and microdermabrasion.

Skills for Engineering (Monday Makers)
Part-time N/A Sept 2021 Various

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

Monday Makers runs every Monday during term-time, 6pm - 9pm. You can come anytime, for as long as you want! The aim is to offer an opportunity to employees and/or enthusiasts to pursue projects or update skills using our state-of-the-art engineering facilities, including CAD, CNC machines, CAM software and conventional lathes and mills.

Sociology A-Level
Part-time 3 1st Sep 2021 2 Years

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

A-Level Sociology develops knowledge and understanding of how contemporary society works. To understand this, you will look at aspects of society from different points of view and develop an awareness of how society evolves. Sociology encourages independent thinking and fosters a lifelong interest in social issues.

Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools
Part-time 3 Sept 2021 34 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This qualification is designed to provide a specialist work-related qualification that gives learners the knowledge, understanding and skills that they need to prepare for employment at this level. It also offers career development and opportunities for those already in work.

Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools
Part-time 2 Sept 2021 34 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

The QCF Level 2 BTEC Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools (QCF) is a combined knowledge and practice qualification for those support staff roles that directly support teaching and learning for example teaching assistants or learning support assistants.

Swedish Massage
Part-time 3 Sept 2021 13 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

The Level 3 Certificate in Swedish Massage (QCF) is a qualification that has been specifically designed to develop your practical skills in how to provide the relaxing and stress relieving treatment of body massage.

Turn your Creativity into a Business
Part-time N/A Sept 2021 8 Weeks

Campus: Arts & Media Campus (AMC)

Do you produce something that people would love to own, have you dreamt of building a creative business and working for yourself, well this course will show you how to get started!

Understanding Autism (Distance Learning)
Part-time 2 Enquire 12 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This qualification aims to develop learners' understanding of autism and the principles of supporting individuals with autism - covering the person-centred approach and influence of positive communication methods, how to support positive behaviour, and how individuals with autism can be supported to live healthy and fulfilled lives.

Understanding Behaviour that Challenges (Distance Learning)
Part-time 2 Enquire 12 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

Designed to increase your awareness and understanding of behaviour that challenges and its effects.

Understanding Children and Young People's Mental Health (Distance Learning)
Part-time 2 Enquire 12 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

A great way to develop knowledge and understanding of children and young people's mental health via a distance learning platform.

Understanding the Safe Handling of Medication in Health and Social Care (Distance Learning)
Part-time 2 Enquire 12 Weeks

Campus: Milnthorpe Road Campus (MRC)

This qualification is designed for learners wishing to develop their understanding of the safe handling of medicines. They may be learners who wish to access this training with a view to progress to further qualifications, or learners who wish to study this programme in order to complement other studies.

Using a Sewing Machine
Part-time N/A Sept 2021 4 Weeks

Campus: Arts & Media Campus (AMC)

Do you want to start using your sewing machine? Don't worry, we can show you the basics!

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