• Why study an Access course at Ruskin College?...Expert professional tuition, free accommodation, bursaries available and opportunities to study for a degree.

  • Applications open for September 2016 entry

  • Apply now if you want to train to be a Midwife or a Nurse, or work in a health related field or want to train to be a Social Worker or Youth and Community Worker but don't have the qualifications to apply for a degree.

  • Preparing for Further Study. A ten week Level 2 course covering English, Maths, IT and Equality and Diversity. Funding available subject to criteria.

  • AIM Awards Level 2 Pre Access Certificate in Skills for Health Professions (QCF) and AIM Awards Level 2 pre Access Certificate in Skills for Social Care (QCF). These full time level 2 courses will be offered over 10 weeks starting January or April 2016


Learning to make a Difference

Ruskin's approach to learning is centered around:

  • Small class sizes – enabling you to work closely with our tutors to make real progress, deepen your knowledge and enhance your skills
  • Academic excellence – highly qualified academic staff who provide a supportive and enriching learning experience
  • Tutorials – weekly tutorials with a dedicated tutor will help you learn and develop the skills you need and handle the challenges you face
  • A supportive environment - our learning development team can help you realise your potential and overcome your own personal barriers to learning
  • Professional development - our longer courses can lead you directly into professional careers or on to further study
  • Distinctive supportive academic community - bursaries are available for accommodation and meals for Access to HE Diploma students and all further education students

Why not make Ruskin College the next chapter in your life?