Pre Access

Your Unique Experience

Preparation to study at higher levels

Classes with specialist lecturers

Course Content

The Pre-Access to Higher Education course has been designed for adults who want to return to education and start on a journey to a new career. The course will help develop academic and practical skills and is ideal preparation for future higher level studies in a variety of pathways.

More than just a Course

If you are considering returning to education and you don’t have the desired grades for an Access to HE programme, then this is the course for you. This course will provide you with the opportunity to study GCSE mathematics and English and modules designed to prepare learners for study at a higher level, such as time management skills and study skills.

Course Format

Part time

Special Features

This course includes:

GCSE maths and English

Entry Qualifications

There are no formal qualifications for this course however previous qualifications gained will be advantageous


The qualifications provide knowledge and practical skills to enable you to progress onto;

Access to HE Social Work and Social Studies

Access to HE Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health Professionals

Access to HE Humanities

Access to HE Science for Allied Health Professionals


For enquiries please contact the College on 0161 908 6789 or web:

Course Details

If you are in receipt of Job Seekers Allowance or Employment Support Allowance (Work Related Activity Group), tuition fees will be waived. If you are in receipt of Universal Credit, Income Support or are unemployed with an income of less than £300 per month and in one of the following JCP groups:
  • All Work Related Requirements Group
  • Work Preparation Group
  • Work Focused Interview Group
AND the course you are studying will help you find employment, your tuition fees will be waived.

Course Code:
Access To Higher Education
Beaufort Road
1 Year

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Please Note: While every effort is made to maintain the accuracy of these details, changes can and do occur. Government policy changes rapidly (particularly from one academic year to the next) which often has an effect on availability, eligibility for funding and the fee contribution required. Please confirm the course details when enrolling.