Welcome! If you are new to Eden College, this page should help clear up a lot of commonly asked questions.
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|Who do I get in touch with if I wish to enrol on a course?
You will need to contact our Learning and Assessment Team will answer your questions. Contact on +44 (0)1708 726 660.
|How long will my course take?
All courses have an indicative duration date, however unlike academic and some vocationally related courses. NVQ’s VRQ’s OCF’s are learner led, and
|I want to do an NVQ/QCF Advice and Guidance course at level 3, but I feel I can progress to level 4 and would ideally like to do level 4. Do I need level 3 to do this?
You do not need a level 3 to get on to a level 4 NVQ/QCF. The Learning and Development Adviser assigned to you will work with you to ensure you make an informed decision.
|I am keen to do the NVQ/QCF 2 or 3 in Health and Social Care as my employer has asked me to get this qualification, but I do not have the funds to fund this course, What do I do?
If you meet the eligibility criteria you may be able to access Advanced Learning Loan funding for your intended studies. Contact our Learning and Assessment Team on +44 (0)1708 726 660 for further information.
|I am an overseas student, I came to the UK to study English. I have now completed my English course, but I am interested in doing the NVQ Level 3 in Child care. Will I be able to do this with my current student visa?
In order to obtain accurate information you would need to contact your student adviser on +44 (0)1708 726 660. However, the Home Office would also be the ideal contact on this.
|I have worked in an office for nearly 10 years. I do not have any qualifications, and I feel I need some qualifications related to my area of work. I am a little confused can you help?
Yes, we have a range of funded courses. You would need to contact the Learning and Assessment Team
|I am an overseas student and I am interested in doing a course with the College, but wondered if I can pay instalments, following paying my initial deposit.
The College does not accept any overseas applications outside the UK and Europe