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Foundation Learning

Take your first steps on the career ladder and study a land-based programme with us.

Choose from Agriculture, Animal Care, Horse Care, Horticulture or Practical Countryside Skills and enjoy a hands-on teaching experience.

We offer courses at a variety of levels:

Entry One if you have an EHCP, highly complex needs and are aged 19+

Main Entry Level if you have no qualifications yet or if you need further support because of a disability or learning difficult

Level 1 will develop your academic skills so you can move onto the career ladder

Stepping Stone and Level 2 if you are moving on from Level 1 and want to develop your skills further. We can also offer bespoke school provision.

For an overview of the Foundation Learning Offer see our booklet in PDF here

For an informal chat or interview or to book onto one of our Taster Days or Information Evenings, contact the Foundation Department on
T: 01904 772344 or E:


To book a place on one of our taster sessions click here.

Askham Bryan College,
Askham Bryan,
YO23 3FR
01904 772277