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COURSE TITLE
STUDY TYPE LEVEL START DATE DURATION
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 Engineering - Diploma in Engineering Operations
Part-time 2 Enquire 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.

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.

Accounting
Part-time 2 Enquire 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 2 Enquire 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 Enquire 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 Enquire 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 Enquire 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 4 Enquire 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 4 Enquire 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 Enquire 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 Enquire 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 26th Apr 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.

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.

Alter & Adjust Sewing Bee
Part-time N/A Enquire 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 10th May 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.

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 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 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 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.

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.

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
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 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.

Assessing Vocational Achievement
Part-time 3 Enquire 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 Enquire 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.

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
Part-time 3 Enquire 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
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.

Barbering & Beard Artistry
Part-time 2 Enquire 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 Enquire 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.

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!

Bicycle Bearings
Part-time N/A Enquire 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.

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.

Bookkeeping
Part-time 2 Enquire 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 Enquire 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.

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.

Building Maintenance Skills
Part-time 1 Enquire 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 Enquire 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 Enquire 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 28th Apr 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
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.

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 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.

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.

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!

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

Counselling Skills
Part-time 2 Enquire 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 Enquire 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 10th May 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 Enquire 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 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.

Creative Writing
Part-time N/A Enquire 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 Enquire 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 Enquire 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 Enquire 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.

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.

Drawing, Painting & Print
Part-time 2 Enquire 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 Enquire 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 Enquire 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.

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.

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!

Emergency First Aid at Work
Part-time 2 Enquire 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.

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.

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.

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Employer Enrolment Form
       

Employer Enrolment Form

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Applying for Full-Time Courses & Apprenticeships
       

Applying for Full-Time Courses & Apprenticeships

We are continuing to accept full-time applications and apprenticeship Talent Pool enquiries.

If you have any questions, please email our Student Services Team at admissions@kendal.ac.uk, and we will respond as quickly as possible.

Existing & Returning Students
       

Existing & Returning Students

We are still here for you. College staff are working remotely and are continuing to teach and support our students.

Apprentices & Employers
       

Apprentices & Employers

We hope you are well in these difficult times.

Thank You!
       

Thank You!

Thank you very much for getting in contact.

Review
       

Review

Lucy has written her review for the National Theatre’s Frankenstein!

Today (07/05/2020) is the last day you can watch it on YouTube, so don't miss out.

Talent Pool
       

Talent Pool

Join our Apprenticeship Talent Pool!

Preparing For Your Course
       

Preparing For Your Course

Please find below useful information and resources to help you prepare for your course.

Student Life
       

Student Life

There are lots of opportunities to gain additional experiences and benefits of being a Kendal College student!

LP - 18 Campaign
       

LP - 18 Campaign

Expand your professional skills, study a new academic subject or learn a trade.

Thank You
       

Thank You

Thank you for your interest in our courses!

Traineeships
       

Traineeships

If you are considering employing an apprentice, but are not yet ready to commit to hiring a new recruit, you may wish to consider offering a traineeship, which Kendal College can support.

LP - GCSEs
       

LP - GCSEs

We will discuss this with you at Enrolment Day, and will make contact with you beforehand.

Thank You
       

Thank You

Thank you for your interest in our courses!

Thank You!
       

Thank You!

Thank you for your interest in apprenticeships at Kendal College!

Board & Committee Minutes
       

Board & Committee Minutes

Minutes of all Board and Committee meetings are published in line with statutory requirements following member approval.

Bus Pass Application Form
       

Bus Pass Application Form

This application form is for students paying for their bus pass. If you are applying for financial support to cover the cost of your bus pass, please complete the paper application form, and hand this in with your financial support application form.

This application form is for a 3 x Termly College bus pass which will allow you to travel Monday-Friday from Home to/from College during term time on:

  • Stagecoach Public Services or
  • The College Lancaster 955 morning service and Stagecoach Public Services or
  • The College Eden 506 service (Appleby-Penrith-College) or
  • The College Eden 502 service (Brough-Kirkby Stephen-Sedbergh-College)

For other travel options please see www.kendal.ac.uk/transport or contact us

Financial Support Application Form
       

Financial Support Application Form

This application should be completed by the student. If you need assistance completing this form please contact us.

Full-Time Courses
       

Full-Time Courses

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HE & Teaching Courses
       

HE & Teaching Courses

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Part-Time Courses
       

Part-Time Courses

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Short Courses
       

Short Courses

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Friend/Family/Employee Enrolment
       

Friend/Family/Employee Enrolment

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Casual Vacancies
       

Casual Vacancies

We are currently seeking fantastic new team members to fill these casual vacancies at the College.

Customer Service
       

Customer Service

Apprenticeships in customer service are a great way for learners new, and currently working in, front facing roles to gain and develop the skills they need to provide a high-quality service to customers.

Foundation Learning
       

Foundation Learning

Foundation Learning promotes a wide range of skills to prepare students for future work or further specialist study.

Teaching, Learning & Assessment
       

Teaching, Learning & Assessment

Apprenticeships in teaching, learning and assessment are suitable for a full range of new, and current, employees working in classroom roles in the education industry to support students, parents and colleagues to ensure pupils fulfil their potential.

A-Level Applications
       

A-Level Applications

You can study A-Levels in 2 different ways at Kendal College - a full-time cluster, where you study 3 or 4 A-Levels as a package, or you can also study 1 or 2 A-Levels as part-time subjects.

Adults
       

Adults

Start your new adventure with Kendal College!

Castle Dairy
       

Castle Dairy

More information coming soon!

Welcome
       

Welcome

We are looking forward to welcoming you to Kendal College!

Equality & Diversity
       

Equality & Diversity

Kendal College is committed to equal opportunities in employment and learning regardless of a person’s gender, marital status, race or colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, HIV status, age, disability, sexual orientation, political or religious beliefs, and unrelated criminal convictions, or other specific factors which could result in discrimination.

Contact Us
       

Contact Us

Our Apprenticeship Team are available to discuss apprenticeship training and answer any questions you have.

Rebecca Smith | Access to HE: Humanities & Social Science Alumni
       

Rebecca Smith | Access to HE: Humanities & Social Science Alumni

Sarah Dixon | Barbering, Hairdressing & Beauty Therapy Alumni
       

Sarah Dixon | Barbering, Hairdressing & Beauty Therapy Alumni

New Courses
       

New Courses

Thank you for taking the time to look at our new courses!

Public Services
       

Public Services

If you are interested in a career in uniformed public services, responding to emergencies, or progression to degree-level study in these and related areas, this is the course for you!

Thank You
       

Thank You

Thanks for getting in touch!

Professional Business Services
       

Professional Business Services

More information coming soon!

Cumbria Colleges Collaboration Fund
       

Cumbria Colleges Collaboration Fund

The resources on this page have been developed by Kendal College, Furness College, Lakes College, Carlisle College and Newton Rigg College as part of the College Collaboration Fund (CCF) project.

Furness College
       

Furness College

As part of the Department for Education’s College Collaboration Fund (CCF), Furness College has successfully collaborated with four Cumbrian colleges. Each contributed a TLA project.

Lakes College
       

Lakes College

The Lakes College Digital Community Project is the individual TLA project as part of the Department for Education’s College Collaboration Fund (CCF).

T-Levels
       

T-Levels

T-Levels are new two-year courses which follow GCSEs and are equivalent to three A-Levels. They combine classroom theory, practical learning and a 315-hour (45 day) industry placement to give students real experience of the workplace.

Agnieszka Dziecielska | Access to HE: Humanities & Social Science Alumni
       

Agnieszka Dziecielska | Access to HE: Humanities & Social Science Alumni