Accredited courses

To enrol on the following free accredited courses, you must have a minimum level of English, such as GCSE grade C or IELTS level 6.0 or equivalent.

Health and Communities

This course introduces students to the role(s) of statutory and non-statutory professionals within the community.  Looking at the skills required to understand the professional roles within housing, social care, youth work and health professionals.  It is a level 3 accredited 10 credit module which on successful completion could lead to the Foundation Certificate in Social Sciences.  Learners will also be exempt from this module when delivered as part of the Foundation programme. Students must have a minimum of English GCSE grade C or equivalent to enrol on this course. (Students are only able to complete one accredited module with Widening Access)


Dates and times
Thursday 11 May 2017 - Thursday 6 July 2017
6.30pm - 9pm
Venue: Rhoose Community Hall
Level 3 accredited - 10 university credits. Select "Health and Communities SCM3005" on the enrolment form.​​​

Strengthening School Governance

The main aim of this course it to strengthen school governance by improving academic and professional confidence and aspiration for learners who are already school governors or intend to be. It will develop critical thinking and questioning skills and apply key features of Welsh education policy to the context of school improvement.
Dates and times
Wednesday 14 June 2017 - Wednesday 28 June 2017 (3 days)
10am - 3pm
Venue: Willows High School

Level 3 accredited - 10 university credits.

Select "Strenghtening School Governance SCM3008" on the enrolment form.