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West Cumbria Achievement Zone offer individual programmes for our learners.  Individual Learning Plans are designed to take into account needs, interests and levels of attainment.  

The curriculum offered by West Cumbria Achievement Zone is based around the three curriculum strands; offering a range of levels from entry one to level two.

Curriculum Strands
Functional Skills
Personal and Social Development

What qualifications are we offering?

Functional Skills     
Mathematics Edexcel Entry  - Level 2
English Edexcel Entry - Level 2 
Information Communication Technology (ICT) Entry - Level 1

Personal and Social Development 
Personal and Social Development with ABC Entry 3 - Level 1
Wider Key Skills with Asdan Level 1 - Level 2

Hair and Beauty with Edexcel Entry 3 - Level 1 Diploma
Motor Vehicle Studies with ABC Entry 3 - Level 2 Certificate
Retail and Customer Services with ABC Entry 3 - Level 1 Certificate
Sport and Leisure with Edexcel  Entry 3 - Level 2 Certificate
Catering and Hospitality with Edexcel Entry 3 - Level 1 Certificate
CIEH Food Safety Level 2
Vocational Studies with Edexcel Level 1 Diploma

Short Courses 
West Cumbria Achievement Zone are offering a unique opportunity for young people in years 10 and 11 to achieve nationally recognised qualifications or credits towards the Foundation Learning Tier. 

The exciting range of short courses include:  Motor Vehicle, Retail, Sport and Leisure, Hair and Beauty, Food Handling, Wider Key Skills and Personal Social Development.

Courses can be run from your own school with a West Cumbria Achievement Zone Tutor or at our Distington Centre with up to 8 students.

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