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North Kent College

North Kent college is a general further education college, with campuses in Dartford and Gravesend, to provide high-quality technical and professional education and training for young people, adults and employers. We prepare students with valuable skills for the workplace, helping to develop their career opportunities and strengthen the local, regional and national economy. Colleges are inspirational places to learn because education and training is delivered by expert teaching staff in industry-standard facilities. Leaders and Managers at North Kent College construct a curriculum that is ambitious and designed to give all learners, particularly the most disadvantaged and those with special educational needs and/or disabilities (SEND) or high needs, the knowledge and cultural capital they need to succeed in life. The resources and materials reflect a curriculum that is coherently planned and sequenced towards cumulatively sufficient knowledge and skills for future learning and employment. Courses are offered at levels from Entry Level 3 up to Level 4.

Who to contact

Contact Name
Sheila Dance
Contact Position
Assistant Principal - English, maths & support
01322 629400

Where to go

North Kent College
Oakfield Lane

Second campus is in Gravesend, Chalk Road, DA12 2JJ.

Other Details

Referral and availability notes


Once you've decided on a course that you'd like to do, please complete our online application form. Please ensure you use Internet Explorer, not Google Chrome to apply online.

If you're applying for a HNC programme please apply via UCAS, or for our HNC Engineering Course please complete our online application form

If you're still unsure as to what you want to study, you can book an appointment to see one of our qualified careers advisers at, who are based at both our Dartford and Gravesend campuses, or by calling 01322 629400. Alternatively you can browse the courses on our website by course area or use our course finder. If you are currently in year 11, then you may also be able to apply online through Kent Choices 4 U

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Age Range
Ages 16-18, 18-25 (Transition)
Autism, Behaviour and learning, Behavioural, emotional and social development, Communication and interaction, Hearing impaired, Language difficulty, Learning difficulty, Physical disability, Physical sensory/medical, Visually impaired,

Local Offer

Local Offer Disabilities
Learning difficulty
Physical disability
Hearing impaired
Language difficulty
Behavioural, emotional and social development
Visually impaired
Communication and interaction
Physical sensory/medical
Behaviour and learning
Local Offer Age Bands
Transitions to Adulthood (16+)
Needs Level
SEN Provision Type

Special Needs Support

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