Courses

Join Cromwell College of IT & Management to discover and experience our unique approach to teaching and learning. At Cromwell, we aim to create, develop and nurture individuals to develop their latent potential and untapped abilities through practical methods of learning and training.

We realise that any theory becomes useful only when it is put to test. We do just that. We prepare students to meet the challenges of the real-world. We shape their thought processes to reflect and inquire like a master strategist. We impart modern teaching blended with traditional values of education.

Our approach combines fresh perspectives and concepts with practical assignments and employability skills.

Our hand-picked courses are from highly reputable education and examination bodies. These courses are designed to help you learn, acquire, develop and employ your knowledge and skills across a wide range of situations. The courses have clear outcomes so you will know, right from the outset, what you will learn and what is expected of you to be successful and effective in whatever you do.

ADULT EDUCATION COURSES

Cromwell Adult Education offers free courses in English, Numeracy and ICT (Information and Communications Technology) giving you the chance to develop new skills, gain a qualification or just learn for fun. We welcome learners of all ages and from different backgrounds to develop their skills and confidence.

The courses that we offer mean there is something for everyone. Whether you are looking to develop your competence for work or further education, learn or improve English, Numeracy or ICT, or help your children with their studies or homework, there will be something for you.

We work in partnership with the Hackney Learning Trust to provide you with free courses as well as bring you better opportunities to help you progress into higher level or accredited courses.

All courses are accredited by OCR (Oxford and Cambridge RSA).

24+ ADVANCED LEARNING LOANS

Study Now, Pay Later!

Are you aged 19 or over and thinking of improving your career options? Worried about the cost of tuition? If you’re aged 24 or over you can now study on a course and pay no upfront tuition costs by taking out a government loan called the Advanced Learning Loan.

Please note: The Advanced Learner Loan will be available to people aged 19+ from 1 August 2016. If you are applying to start a course at Cromwell College of IT & Management prior to this date you will only be eligible for the loan if you are aged 24+.

The loan is easy to apply for, doesn’t take your household income into account and doesn’t involve a credit check. It will fund your college course at Level 3 and above, including Advanced and Higher Apprenticeships.

You only start to pay back the loan once you’ve finished your course and you’re earning over £21,000. Until then you don’t need to pay back anything, but you can make voluntary repayments at any time.

We offer courses in Management, Health & Social Care, IT (Information Technology) through the Advanced Learning Loans:

MANAGEMENT

The Level 3 Diploma in Management is appropriate for individuals looking to take their first step into line management and for those who already have some management responsibilities. This combined knowledge and competency based qualification will build and develop new skills to enhance their management career.

BENEFITS FOR YOU

  • Develop your portfolio of essential management skills
  • Take charge of your personal and professional development
  • Get an in-depth understanding of what is expected of a manager
  • Manage your team effectively
  • Get a recognised qualification for your personal development.

HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE

These qualifications are designed to equip learners with the skills and knowledge needed to care for others in a broad range of health or social care settings. A Diploma in Health and Social Care is flexible to suit all fields of health and social care.

This is the main qualification required by the Quality Care Commission in England and the Care Councils in Wales and Northern Ireland.

These are the recognised qualifications for the care workers and senior care workers in health and social care.

BENEFITS FOR YOU

  • Acquire required qualification to satisfy regulatory requirements in the social care sector
  • Increase chances for further career development and progression
  • Gain entry into higher level qualifications
  • Develop your confidence and technical skills
  • Gain a recognised qualification for personal professional development.

IT (Information Technology)

This course focuses on helping you develop your practical skills and understanding across the different technical aspects of IT. It is designed to help prepare and ready you for employment in an industry that is constantly changing and evolving.

For anyone who aspires to carve a career in IT or computing, the Level 3 course in IT is an excellent starting point. It covers a wide range of topics that are certain to equip learners to develop a strong set of IT skills to get into work or plan self-employment. The course is very practical with plenty of opportunities to implement the theory that you learn.

BENEFITS FOR YOU

  • Develop relevant skills in order to step into an exciting career within the IT and Computing industries
  • Upon completing the course, you may choose to go for further studies, go on to work, or set up a business
  • Gain a nationally-recognised qualification
  • Improve prospects of earning a higher salary
  • Become technically competent and confident in the use of IT systems