Short Courses at Entry 3, Level 1 and Level 2

Start with these courses if you have few or no existing qualifications, if you feel you struggle in certain subject areas, or if you are new to learning and looking for guidance.


Action Planning (including one-day college taster)        

Courses to help you plan you’re learning journey.


Functional Skills (including digital evenings)                     

Improve your Basic English, Maths and ICT skills.


Personal Social Development (including gardening club)            

Improve your confidence and personal wellbeing.




Short Courses at Levels 1 and 2

These courses are ideal if you have previous qualifications or have completed some lower level courses (Entry 3/Level 1) and feel ready to progress, particularly if you would like to move on to employment or further education and/or training qualifications.


Developing Social Awareness   

Develop your awareness of society and culture in this course programme.


Skills for volunteering and work                             

Covering many of the key skills you may need if you work or would like to work in the public, volunteering or community areas.


Skills for Further Study                

Helping you to develop the skills you need for life, work and further study.



Short courses and qualifications up to and including Level 5

These courses are mainly aimed at learners wishing to advance into further study and/or at work.


Access to Higher Education Diploma     

A 30 week full-time Level 3 course aimed at students who want to go to university, but who don’t currently have the right qualifications.


Professional Courses and Qualifications                              

Non-residential courses and qualifications covering leadership, management and coaching.


Employer Training

Fircroft College can now offer bespoke training to meet the needs of your organisation and your staff.