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Kendal College is situated in Kendal on the edge of the Lake District National Park and is the leading training provider in the South Lakes & Yorkshire Dales.

We know that skills shortages can be a major barrier to growth but Kendal College has the facilities, equipment and vision to be the first choice College for local employers in the area.

If you have any questions or queries or would like to discuss training opportunities in more detail, please don't hesitate to get in touch!

Part-time courses & professional qualifications

Developed with awarding bodies and industry partners, many of our professional courses allow employees to gain an industry-recognised qualification which will ensure your workplace meets the necessary legal requirements and improves the skills, knowledge and productivity amongst your workforce.

> Download our Part-Time Course Guide (PDF)
> View our Part-Time Courses
> Enrol onto a course

If you have a group of people interested in a course, please contact Mark Wadsworth, our JobWorks Coordinator

T: 07738 944 387
E: mark.wadsworth@kendal.ac.uk

Group discounts may be available and we may also be able to deliver the training at your business at a day & time convenient for you.

The Edge

Are you a Cumbrian based business and employ less than 250 people? Have you heard of ‘The Edge’?

It’s an exciting initiative to enable you to access free training for your employees

If you have any questions, please contact Mark Wadsworth, our JobWorks Coordinator

T: 07738 944 387
E: mark.wadsworth@kendal.ac.uk

More information:

> The Edge Leaflet (PDF)

Cumbria Connect & Learn

Do you want to improve your employees' English and Maths qualifications?

Cumbria Connect and Learn is the new online platform to help improve English and Maths skills!

  • Courses are fully funded, with no cost to you
  • They can be studied completely online to fit around work and home
  • Learners can choose which modules to focus on and learn them in any order
  • They are completely mobile and accessible on different devices
  • Learners can also access support and attend lessons in college to help pass the exams

Interested? Please contact Mark Wadsworth:

T: 07738 944 387
E: mark.wadsworth@kendal.ac.uk

Bespoke business training

We work closely with employers to develop and tailor vocational courses to the needs and requirements of the industry, and have experience of designing bespoke training packages to fulfil your organisation’s training requirements. Please contact us to discuss your requirements.

Staff at risk of redundancy

JobWorks provides support for those who are at risk of or have been made redundant, as well as training and support packages to help people back into work. Whether it’s one-to-one sessions with experienced staff, someone to help with their CV, interview techniques and applications, or short training courses to improve their confidence, we can help.

For more information, contact Mark Wadsworth:

T: 07738 944 387
E: mark.wadsworth@kendal.ac.uk

Apprenticeships

We work closely with employers to create apprenticeship programmes that allow their employees to gain valuable qualifications and experience while making sure they develop the relevant skills required.

Find out more about Apprenticeships.

Degree-level qualifications

Kendal College has over 30 years’ experience in delivering degree-level programmes and an excellent record of student success. We offer a range of flexible programmes on a full-time basis or part-time to fit around employment commitments. Courses range from HNC, HND and PGCE to Foundation Degrees, BA (Hons) Degrees and Apprenticeships taught by highly qualified and experienced industry professionals.

Find out more about our degree-level courses.