Access To Further Education Diploma – Level 1

This unique, bespoke course is all about you, your interests and helping you find the right career path that suits you.  Offering an opportunity to experience a huge variety of different subject areas, Access to Further Education is perfect for anyone who is uncertain what direction they want to take. Building your own personalised course, tailored exclusively to your aspirations and passions, this programme aims to give you the maximum opportunity to explore your interests, build skills and provide the springboard to progress into employment or further studies in you chosen career.   

Alongside the practical learning experiences, you'll develop personal qualities and attitudes, social and interpersonal skills and build your confidence. This course is an excellent opportunity to experience varied hands-on activities which will help you make an informed next step. 

  • What will be studied

    You decide! That is the beauty of this course, you create your own study route. So for example, you may choose:-

    • Health and Social Care 

    • Motor Vehicle maintenance  

    • Performing Arts 

    • IT 

    • Sport 

    • Dance 

    • Hairdressing 

    You'll also study Maths and English to boost your ever-growing skillset.

  • What are the entry requirements?

    There are no formal entry requirements for entry onto this course 

  • What qualifications will be gained?

    At the end of the year you will gain an Edexcel Level 1 Diploma in Vocational Studies.

  • How will this course be delivered?
    • Practical assignments
    • 1:1 support
    • Tutorials
    • Presentations
    • Demonstrations
    • Class work

    Classes generally run between 9am-5pm but may vary.

    Timetables will be given to all students during enrolment and induction week.

  • How will I be assessed?
    • Practical assignments
    • Course work
    • Presentations
    • Class work
  • How to get a place?
    Fill out our quick and easy application form HERE 
  • Exam Board:

    After you've completed KC's Access to Further Education Diploma, you can move on to:

    • Your chosen KC subject at Level 2
    • Employment


Start Date : September 2021 End Date : June 2022 Fee : N/A
Day : N/A Time : N/A Fee Description :

Student finance offers help and support to students, please contact Learner Services on 01562 512003 or for more information.

While on the course we would expect you to bring equipment to classes to assist with completing lesson tasks, such as,

  • Pens
  • Pencils
  • Memory stick
  • Notepad
Duration : 1 Year
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