UCQ University Centre Quayside

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0191 275 5015

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UCQ University Centre Quayside

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Can anyone do an Essential Work Skills course?
A:  Yes but you must be aged over 19 (on 1st August 2020)

Q: Do I need to have any qualifications to enrol on a EWS course?
A: It is not a requirement to hold any previous qualifications. 

Q: I work part time, can I still undertake a course?
A: Yes, although you need to have the time to participate in the scheduled classes/sessions.

Q: I have a health problem. Will this affect my learning in any way?
A: No. UCQ are here to assist and help all learners of all abilities. 

Q: What will be my evidence of qualification?
A: You will receive a certificate once you have completed and qualified on the course.

Q: What are the evidence requirements for UKVI? 
A:  You must provide the following: 

  • A clear copy of BOTH sides of the Residence Permit card
  • A clear copy of the details page of the Passport (page with photo on it)
  • A clear copy of the outside cover of the passport

If the learner is unable to provide a copy of their Passport, please obtain an ORIGINAL written statement SIGNED by the learner as to the reason why.