Essential Skills are designed to help improve your reading, writing, maths or IT skills.
Essential Skills will help you:
- Improve your daily life
- Improve your self confidence
- Improve everyday interaction
Essential Skills will provide you with the tools:
- To be able to solve problems
- To help your children with homework
- To manage your finances effectively
- To communicate via social technology
- To use the internet effectively
Essential Skills could lead you to:
- Securing a place in further education
- Securing a job
- Securing a promotion
Classes take place in a relaxed atmosphere at each of the College's six campuses. Classes are taught by experienced and friendly tutors who help you improve your reading, writing, maths and IT quickly and easily. The class numbers are relatively small to give you the individual attention you require.
Prior to classes commencing, your tutor will carry out a short confidential assessment to help put you on the right level of study.
Basic keyboard skills and mouse control are required for the ICT course.
An Essential Skills qualification can help you get a job or you may progress to further study on courses such as GCSE English and Maths.
HOW TO APPLY
All full-time courses starting in September 2022 are open for applications. Please click on the Apply Now button (top right in the blue box) to begin your application.
If you require any assistance with your application you can call us on 0300 123 1223.
077 1198 1732
IMPORTANT COURSE & DELIVERY STATEMENT
In light of the continuing Covid-19 situation, Southern Regional College may have to amend the delivery methods for a number of courses for the new academic year, or should the need arise effect a temporary College closure. This may also lead to restrictions when accessing student services. Please be assured that the safety of our students is paramount and as such we will be implementing a range of measures in line with government advice and protocols. We will make all appropriate and reasonable adjustments to maintain the ongoing quality of teaching and learning and our support services.
In accordance with the Consumer Rights Act 2015, you will be notified of any such changes, the reasons for the changes and any options available to you to avoid such changes having an adverse impact on your future career. All higher education students and applicants should refer to the Consumer Protection page.
Information about our fees policy including details on registration and reduced fees as well as refunds can be found HERE
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