Lancashire County Council has produced a booklet to support Year 11’s transition to Further Education. You can download it here.
The Lancashire Colleges Consortium has put together a list of the bridging resources being put together by Further Education Colleges for Year 11 students. You can download it here. This document does not include information from Sixth Forms or Training Providers. Please continue to check your emails as information should be sent directly to you if you have applied.
Information about Apprenticeships in Lancashire has been provided by Lancashire Work-based Learning Forum and can be downloaded here.
If you have any questions about your progression in September, please contact Mrs Ackroyd by email.
If your child has not completed the Intended Destinations Forms sent through the post and via their school email, they should complete the survey here. This is now urgent.
INDIVIDUAL COLLEGE / SIXTH FORM / TRAINING PROVIDER UPDATES (where provided)
Blackburn College – information updated 14 July 2020
Their ‘Ready, Steady, Go’ programme for Year 11 is now available online here. The enrolment process will mostly be online. Your key contact will explain this process to you.
Burnley College – information updated 7 July 2020
If you have applied to Burnley College, you should have received an invitation to join one of their subject-specific Facebook groups. On these pages, you will be able to communication with other applicants and tutors and receive updates and bridging work. You will be able to find out more about the subjects you have chosen and prepare for starting College in September. You will receive further information and resources as the summer months progress. You can find subject-specific transition resources and tasks here.
CRGS Sixth Form – information updated 14 July 2020.
Enrolment will be via the Admissions+ system. You should have received your log-in details.
Myerscough College – information updated 14 July 2020.
Myerscough College can be contacted via the ‘Live Chat’ facility on their website. This can be used for course, application, finance, transport, accommodation and all other enquiries. They are still accepting applications online. They have produced a video tour of their Witton Park Campus. The MyFuture page has resources for Year 11 applicants.
Enrolment will be completed online as much as possible. If you cannot access the ‘My Student Portal’ to do so, contact Myerscough College directly.
Nelson & Colne College Group (Nelson & Colne College and Accrington & Rossendale College) – information updated 28 July 2020
The Nelson & Colne College group have sent all communication to applicants via their email addresses. If you have not received any of their emails, you should contact their admissions team via email and update your contact details. You can check their websites for more information: N&CC A&RC
Their most recent communications to students can be found below.
Nelson & Colne College Courses New Student Day – July Applicant Support A Levels Burnley FC Shadow Squad Business Creative Arts & Media Digital Education & Childcare Engineering Hair & Beauty Health & Social Work Professions Law, Justice & Protective Services Pre-Advanced Science Sport & Sport Sciences Scholars’/Pre-Professional Programmes
Accrington & Rossendale College Courses New Student Day – July Applicant Support Burnley FC Shadow Squad Business Construction Creative Arts & Media Digital Education & Childcare Hair & Beauty Health & Social Work Professions Law, Justice & Protective Services Motor Vehicle Pre-Advanced Sport & Sport Sciences
Enrolment will be online. You should have received an email with this information and you can begin the enrolment process now. You should also have received this guide by post. Please contact Nelson & Colne College directly if you have not received this information.
North Lancs Training Group – information updated 14 July 2020.
NLTG are continuing to communicate with applicants via email. They can also be contacted via their website. They have produced a video about their apprenticeships and applications which you can find here. Applications, interviews and enrolment are ongoing.
St. Christopher’s Sixth Form – information updated 14 July 2020.
You should have received A Level bridging work to complete before September. Virtual resources and activities are available on their website. Enrolment will be in person, by appointment. This time will be sent to you via letter or email. If you would prefer to enrol by phone, complete the form on the sixth form website.
Training 2000 – information updated 14 July 2020.
Training 2000 have released a ‘Here to Help’ Guide to assist those who have applied for their apprenticeships. It includes information about making applications, writing a CV and preparing for a telephone interview. They have also produced videos on their online application process and their range of courses. Applications, interviews and enrolment are ongoing.