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Access to Higher Education

An Access to Higher Education Diploma will help you develop the study skills and academic knowledge to progress onto a degree level course.

If you need a flexible and confidence-enhancing course to get you back into education, then our highly successful Access to Higher Education course is for you. A variety of teaching and assessment methods will prepare you for your degree. Four Diploma options are offered, all of which open the door to a wide range of careers from nursing and midwifery through to social work and teaching.

The course enrols twice a year, in September and January, and all classes are timetabled between the hours of 9.30am and 3.00pm, three days a week, with no classes during school holidays.

On successful completion of the course you will be awarded a diploma by Cambridge Access Validating Agency (CAVA). The college has excellent progression routes to local and national universities, including Lincoln and Nottingham.

Why do an Access Course?

  • Designed to get you to University
  • Excellent one to one support
  • Small class sizes
  • Intensive one-year course
  • Receive support with childcare costs
  • Flexible. Study in college 3 days a week

Our Access to Higher Education courses could help you achieve your dreams!

Additional Information

If you successfully complete an Access to HE Diploma and a Degree, you will not be required to repay the loan for your Access Course.

For more information, please contact Judi Fisher on

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  • Bishop Grosseteste University
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  • Ofsted Good Provider
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  • EU Social Fund
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  • NBAP
  • IOT
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