Foundation Studies

Our Entry Level courses provide a great foundation for you to progress your studies to another level. You will benefit from an exceptional range of support services and be assessed on your individual needs.

You will develop the personal and vocational skills to make the right career choice. Subjects include, communication and ICT skills, working with others, working in catering, working in hospitality, career preparation and healthy lifestyles.

You will build a portfolio to help your progression to the next level and provide an insight into a variety of career options.

We are looking forward to you joining us in September when you start your journey towards creating an outstanding future.

If you have any queries about your application or starting College, email us on Year11applicants@wigan-leigh.ac.uk or call our friendly Admissions team on 01942 761111.


Step 1: Welcome to the Department
Step 2: Sampling Activities
Step 3: Career Zone
Step 4: Virtual Open Evening
Step 5: Virtual Tour
Step 6: Apply to Wigan & Leigh College
Step 7: Interview for College
Step 8: Transition Activities
Step 9: New Student Day
Step 10: Important Information for your Course
Step 11: Enrolment