Welcome to the Craven College Online Application service

Please note: this service allows you to apply online for all of our A-levels, Apprenticeships and Vocational Diplomas. You can also apply for part-time Higher Education courses.

How to complete your application form

Please answer as many questions as possible. All sections marked with * must be completed. If you need help to complete your application, call us on 01756 708008

What happens after I apply?

We will acknowledge receipt of your application within ten days. After that, we will contact you with a possible interview date. If you need any information in the meantime please contact Central Admissions on 01756 708008

Make sure you enter the correct information for:
  • Your date of birth
  • Your qualifications
  • Your choice of courses
  • Your email address - we will use this to contact you so please make sure it’s right!
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