Based in Carlisle in the UK, Carlisle College offers an extensive range of courses that include higher education, access programmes, further education courses, and community classes. Students can choose from foundation degrees, higher National certificate, diploma courses, BTEC diplomas, NVQ, GCSE, AS/A Level programmes, and a number of entry-level courses. The college also offers a number of services for local businesses, which include arranging apprenticeships and overseeing a number of technology projects.
Carlisle College offers a range of support services for its students, both mature and school leavers. A learning support system is in place, which assists blind or deaf students, as well as, those who need knowledge in basic skills. The college makes special arrangements for exams as well as provide assistive technologies and support assistants. Carlisle College also offers career guidance, which includes help in constructing a CV, filling in job applications, or planning higher education options. Students can also avail assistance with financial issues, personal problems, or accommodation. A number of enrichment programs are provided at college, which range from overseas trips to first aid courses. A Learning Resource Centre is also provided for studentís use, which includes a number of books, journals, and DVDs. There are also a number of study stations and access to computers. Students can also reserve or renew books from the library online. Books for leisure reading are available at the library as well.
Victoria Place, CA1 1HS, Carlisle
Cumbria, North West Region
Tel: 01228 822 703, Fax: 01228 822 710