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Ascentis Awarding Organisation

Access to Higher Education Qualifications.

Ascentis Awarding Organisation

Who are Ascentis?

Ascentis are an Awarding Organization regulated by Ofqual and an Access Validation Agency for ‘Access to Higher Education’ programmes. They are responsible for creating cutting-edge qualifications for FE Colleges, training providers, schools, employers and many other organisations nationally and internationally.

Their mission is to provide outstanding opportunities that enable people to pursue their goals and ambitions. They have an extensive portfolio of user-friendly qualifications in many areas which enables individuals to pursue careers in a range of industries. Courses include ESOL, English & Maths, Teacher Training, Construction, Digital Learning, Apprenticeships, Progression, Short Vocational Qualifications and access to HE diplomas. Their vision is to inspire learning through the provision of a coherent range of qualifications and an exceptional customer service with a global reputation for excellence.


Why Ascentis?

Ascentis are regulated by Ofqual and licensed by the QAA as a charity funded Awarding Organisation and Access Validation Agency.

In 2017, Ascentis were named Awarding Organisation of the year for their service to Education, at the Federation of Awarding Bodies 2017 awards. Ascentis is also proud to have helped over 139,000 students through their qualifications during the 2016-2017 academic year. Ascentis are dedicated to providing an optimal level of service to help individuals climb the ‘qualifications ladder’ and achieve academic success as well as career aspirations.

Key Benefits of Ascentis Awarding Organisation

Flexible Learning: Ascentis courses are designed to revolve around flexible learning so you can manage full-time work, leisure time, and family and social commitments around your education. Course flexibility means that you have the opportunity to completely tailor the course around your commitments and learn at your own pace, whether you’re looking to achieve an academic timeline to success or you work better self-paced, the option is yours.

Learner-friendly course to achieve study success: Ascentis have built a learner-friendly ethos, meaning students of Ascentis courses have a much better success rate because the course structure, assessments and support resources are learner-friendly giving everyone the opportunity to succeed.

Outstanding Support: Ascentis rigorously assess their training providers for quality assurance to ensure students are receiving the highest level of training possible. They’re also dedicated to providing a timely, responsive and inspiring service so customers’ can get in touch whenever they need to.

Opportunities with Ascentis qualification

Designed as a gateway to university study, Ascentis courses lead on to further education and, ultimately, a range of job roles within the chosen sector.

Ascentis Courses

Job Prospect*

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Salary Range


Access to Higher Education - Allied Healthcare Professions Diploma

Care Worker, Social Worker, Healthcare professional

£18k - £29k

Access to Higher Education - Health & Social Care Professions Diploma

Healthcare Professional, Care Worker, Social Worker

£18k - £29k

Access to Higher Education - Nursing and Midwifery Diploma

Nurse, Midwife, Care Worker

£18k - £29k

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