Northampton College is a Further Education (FE) provider with campuses at Booth Lane and the Lower Mounts in Northampton, and at Badby Road West in Daventry. It offers a broad range of full-time and part-time Further Education (FE) vocational courses for young people. These include:
- Foundation Programmes
- Level 1 Qualifications
- Level 2 Specialist Study Programme
- Level 2 and 3 Study Programmes
- GCSE Maths and GCSE English
In addition, they offer a growing number of Higher Education (HE) qualifications, such as Higher National Certificates (HNCs), Higher National Diplomas (HND), and Higher Level Apprenticeships. They also offer professional courses for adults (aged 19+).
Additional Learning Support
The college's additional learning support department offers helps students with special educational needs access other courses for which they're eligible.
This includes but is not limited to support for students with:
Supported Learning Department
The Supported Learning Department offer specialist study programmes for learners with learning difficulties and disabilities (from Entry level), including supported internships for young people with an Education, Health and Care (EHC) Plan. They also have a small dedicated Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD) unit which offers a two year 'Moving On' course at the Booth Lane Campus.
Stepping in Pathway 1 (Accessing College and Education (ACE)
Stepping in Pathway 2 (Moving On)
Stepping Up Skills
Stepping Up Pathway 1 (Entry 1)
Stepping Up Pathway 2 (Entry 2)
Getting Ready for the Next Step
Stepping Out Pathway 1 (Next Steps – Entry 3)
Stepping out Pathway 2 (Moving On Part 2)
Stepping out Pathway 3 (Supported Learning Link (Level 1)
If you have special educational needs (SEN) and think you may require transport to and from college, contact the college directly for the college's transport information.
Any eligibility for transport for those with special educational needs will be in accordance with Northamptonshire County Council’s Post-16 Travel Policy.
EHC Plans and Higher Education
Please note: If you take a Higher Education (HE) course your EHC Plan will have to cease.