Additional Learning Support

If you’re a student with physical, learning or mental health difficulties, we want to make your time with us as easy and trouble-free as possible. Our dedicated Additional Learning Support (ALS) Team are here to help whether you’re studying full-time, part-time or in the evening – whatever level. Please click here to view a welcome pack from the ALS Team.

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We provide support for those who are:

  • Blind or visually impaired
  • Deaf or hearing impaired, and those with the following conditions:
  • Dyslexia, Dyspraxia and other learning difficulties
  • Autistic spectrum conditions
  • Emotional, social and behavioural difficulties
  • Physical and mobility difficulties
  • Medical conditions
  • Learning difficulties

We also assist those seeking mental health and well-being support.

This support can include:

    • One-to-one support
    • In-class support
    • Special equipment and software
    • Advice and guidance
    • Dedicated study area

If you are an applicant with a learning difficulty or a disability and have special learning needs, please contact the ALS Team on 020 8686 5700 Ext. 3046 or email  (subject: ​ALS) before making a formal course application to the College.

Staff will be happy to discuss individual support needs that relate directly to the specific demands and accessibility of the chosen course. Where appropriate, the College will seek specialist advice.

The visit also provides an opportunity to:

  • meet staff;
  • discuss support needs;
  • see the layout and accessibility of the buildings.

For university students, financial support is usually offered via the Disabled Students Allowance from Student Finance England. We are happy to provide prospective students with advice on how to make an application.



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Information for schools

Croydon College Group offers a wide range of activities to provide support to schools, parents, carers and students with post-16 decisions. Through activities both at the college and onsite at local schools, the diverse range of courses on offer at Croydon College, Coulsdon Sixth Form College and Croydon University Centre is explored.

Information is provided on the various opportunities available for both vocational and academic pathways. This, combined with the wide range of apprenticeships, delivered by the World of Work team, provides an important resource for post-16 options. 

Contact the team at or phone us on 020 8686 5700 ext. 3676 for more information.

Let’s work together:

Assemblies and Presentations

Delivered at your school and providing either a general overview of courses available or tailored specifically to the needs and interests of the student year group in attendance. Focus subjects could include apprenticeships, applying to universities, T Levels or sector-specific subjects.

Career Events & Options Evenings

Virtual or in-person we welcome the opportunity to support your events and engage with students and parents. Our team can also be available to attend application and interview workshops also GCSE results day. 

Onsite Taster Sessions

Engaging and interactive sessions with specialist lecturers in areas including criminology, fashion and textiles, media studies, music performance, photography, science and much more. Sessions can be held on-site at our colleges or at your school. Please enquire about specific subjects.

Campus Tours

Your students can tour our campuses, chat with members of the teams and explore our range of departments and facilities. Building your own tour, allows you to choose the areas your students are keen to view the most, and with a large course offering, this ensures they get the most out of their visit and enough time to ask any questions they may have.

The Programme can also help to support evidence of careers activity provision in relation to the Gatsby Benchmarks.

Croydon Colleges Group is always pleased to build strong relationships with local schools and sixth forms and produce a newsletter to keep schools and sixth forms up to date with the exciting work of School  Partnership Programme

To discuss your requirements further or to be added to the mailing list, please contact: or call 020 8686 5700 ext. 3676.


Get in touch

Tel: 01737 551 176
Fax: 01737 551 282

Coulsdon Sixth Form College
Placehouse Lane
Old Coulsdon



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