Alternative pathways directory

Alternative pathways providers

Access Creative College

A provider of courses in Games, Media, Music and Events ranging from level 2 to 4. 

Apricot online

A provider of live, online education in Functional Skills, GCSEs, iGCSEs, and A Levels

Big Creative Education

Specialists in digital media, gaming, music, event management, marketing and PR, performing arts and fashion design

Boxing Academy

High quality education for some of the most hard-to-reach young people realised through the discipline, ethos and culture of boxing

BSix Brooke House Sixth Form College

A comprehensive sixth form college offering courses in a wide range of subjects at all levels

Caramel Rock

An educational and creative arts charity committed to developing the next generation of creatives

City and Islington College

Based in Islington and Central London, providing the opportunity to learn with a community of like-minded people. Each centre has its own particular specialisms with teaching staff who are specialists in their field

College of Haringey, Enfield and North East London

Offering a wide range of courses and apprenticeships, to provide the right skills, knowledge and experience needed to succeed in the modern workplace


An award-winning training provider made up of a dynamic group of people. Graded Outstanding by Ofsted, we are here to help our students realise their potential in all aspects of learning, life, work and wellbeing.

Footsteps Trust

Alternative education through an academic curriculum boasting a bouquet of 7 GCSEs

London Skills for Growth

A charity working with young people to achieve skills and qualifications needed to progress into full term employment

New City College

Offering courses at all levels with industry standard facilities

The Complete Works Independent School

Offering a broad and balanced curriculum to advance education through creative means

The Arts Xchange

Providing alternative education through a creative media and performing arts curriculum. Formerly known as Wac Arts College

Westminster Kingsway College

Three centres, in the heart of the city in King’s Cross, Victoria and Soho, offering an extensive range of academic and vocational courses, alongside a specialist centre for those with learning difficulties and disabilities in Camden