Do you want to improve your English and Maths qualifications but never had the chance?

Too busy to attend college?

Think you can’t do Maths or English?

Wish you knew more to help your own children do better at school?


Cumbria Connect and Learn is a new way to boost your skills and knowledge in English and Maths using online learning

Courses are fully funded with no cost to you

They can be studied completely online to fit around work and home

You can choose which modules to focus on and learn them in any order

Completely mobile and accessible on different devices

You can also access support and attend lessons in college to help you pass

Why not study with a group of friends and motivate each other?

Next steps

Interested? Here’s what to do next.


View our Guide to Online Learning to see the format of an online package.



Contact your nearest participating college to enrol – you will receive a personal log-in to this website which will give you access to all the learning materials you will need. The college will assess which course is most suited to you.


Complete the learning packages you need to improve your knowledge.


Arrange a date with your college to take the exams.

Learning Platform

Click here to log in and start your course

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Department for Education logo

Cumbria Connect and Learn is a Department for Education funded project developed in partnership by the following colleges:

Carlisle College logo
Kendal College logo
Furness College logo
Lakes College logo


Please visit the college websites as shown in the links below and either complete their online enquiry form, give them a call or send an email. Please be sure to tell them you are enquiring about the online English and Maths courses