Abi Calderwood
Abi Calderwood Criminology Lecturer after studying at the University of Manchester Access to Higher Education

Abi’s course opened up a world of opportunity for her – beginning with a place at one of the best universities in the country!

“The Access course put me in really good stead for all the amazing employment opportunities that have opened up for me”

Michelle Yearsley
Michelle Yearsley Volunteer at Imperial War Museum, Salford Access to Higher Education

Michelle was a mature student, a mum-of-four and had a full-time career when she enrolled to study Access. She’s now using the knowledge she learned every day as she works at the world famous Imperial War Museum.

“Access was the best thing I’ve done. It opened my eyes to things I knew nothing and really extended my knowledge”

Richard Barnes
Richard Barnes Physiotherapist at Airedale General Hospital. Level 3 Access to Higher Education – Health Science Professions

Richard’s Access course gave him the coveted qualification needed to progress to university – and in turn that led to his dream job.

“One of the most fulfilling aspects was the journey itself and the feeling of moving towards the overall goal. They are memories which I hold dearly”

Richard Colclough
Richard Colclough Studying Bachelor’s Degree in Japanese, TESOL and Linguistics at York St. John University Level 3 Access to Higher Education – Humanities

Richard used his Access course to progress to university. He’s now studying a course that promises to open so many personal and professional doors for him.

“I loved the experience of adult learning – the atmosphere it provides and the incredibly supportive nature of the class”

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