Are you looking to return to studying at a higher level?

Our Pre-Access qualifications are designed to support people in developing the skills needed to progress a Level 3 Access or Foundation course. These courses also help students to gain confidence in their own ability and obtain transferable skills and knowledge. We offer both residential and non-residential places.

The qualifications focus on study skills, literacy, numeracy and personal development. Students also gain an insight into the Social Sciences, Humanities and Health sectors through our varied topics such as history, psychology, as well as learning valuable study skills.


Start dates

Pre-Access to Higher Education (Health)

Monday 3rd February 2020 - 17th July 

Residential optional  

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Pre-Access to Higher Education (Social Sciences and Humanities):

Wednesday 5th February 2020 - 17th July 2020

Residential optional

Course level

These courses are a level 2 course


Course duration

The course is a 20 week course and students can either choose to be residents at the college or attend as day students.


Entry requirements

Students will need to have English and Maths level 1 and will be interviewed as part of the application process. Students may also have to undertake an assessment. 



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Or call 0121 472 0116 to speak to our Admissions team to find out more and to discuss your options or email us at: [email protected]