Important Enrolment Information 


For All Courses

What if I have changed my mind about my course?

If you have changed your mind regarding the course for which you would like to enrol, you should be able to enrol on your new choice course online via our website or alternatively, you can contact our Admissions Department on 01642 333601 or email, who will arrange for you to talk to a specialist tutor to provide further advice and guidance about your preferred course.

If I am required to complete part of my enrolment onsite how long will it take?

Please allow for between 1 to 2 hours to fully complete the onsite part of the enrolment process.  On arrival you will be greeted by a member of the team and given information and directions.  You will meet with your course tutor and receive information regarding your chosen course and details about induction week.  You may be asked to complete an assessment which will allow us to ensure you are enrolled on the appropriate level of the course and arrange any support should you need it.

Financial Support

If your household income is below £25,000 you may be eligible for financial support.  Please visit our Financial Support information on the website for eligibility criteria and to find out how to apply (

For Access to HE Courses

Paying for Your Studies

The total cost of your course is detailed on the course information page on the website.

You can pay us directly for the course or your employer may be willing to contribute.  You can contact us on 01642 333657 for details of how to pay.

Alternatively, you may wish to consider an Advanced Learner Loan (ALL).  These government-backed loans are available to help learners aged 19 and over pay their fees for eligible courses at Levels 3 to 6. 

If you are aged 19 to 23, you may be entitled to full funding of your course if you have not already achieved a full Level 3 qualification.  If you are unsure if this applies to you, please contact Student Services on 01642 333606 or telephone the National Careers Service on 0800 100 900 to discuss further.  The National Careers Service advisers can help identify where you might access this funding and for which courses.

To consider your financial options further, you may wish to refer to the Money Advice Service can provide free and impartial money advice.

Advanced Learner Loan (ALL) application drop-ins available

Booking not required, just turn up during the session times

Please bring the Funding Information Letter and valid passport (if possible)

For any further information call Student Services 01642 333606.

Student Services

  • Tuesday 19th July             
  • Thursday 21st July            
  • Tuesday 26th July             
  • Wednesday 27th July      
  • Tuesday 2nd August        
  • Thursday 4th August       
  • Monday 8th August         
  • Wednesday 10th August
  • Monday 15th August      
  • Thursday 18th August    

  • 10am-11am
  • 2pm - 3pm


For Health & Care and Childcare Courses

Disclosure Barring Service Check

Once you have enrolled on your programme the admin staff in the Health & Care and Childcare departments will send you a link to apply for your Disclosure Barring Service Check. The team will also be able to support you with any queries over your application.

There is a cost of £49.60 for the DBS application. Payment is made to Middlesbrough College by calling the Health and Care Office on 01642 333239 or 01642 333242. Please note, DBS applications cannot be processed until payment has been made.

Also see for dates and times of enrolment.

McClick Free Loan Laptop Scheme

This scheme will provide you with a FREE digital loan device to assist you with your studies.  The scheme will support your learning, equip you with the tools to succeed and help you to develop and showcase your digital skills.

Loan laptops are for all 16-19-year-old students on a Level 1, 2 or 3 study programme, all HE students on Level 4 and 5 programmes (excluding Professional Quals AAT and NEBOSH) and Access to HE students (excluding distance learning). They will be distributed at enrolment or for HE students at your first lesson.