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Berkshire College of Agriculture

Berkshire College of Agriculture (BCA)

BCA (Berkshire College of Agriculture) is situated 4 miles from Maidenhead town centre providing a wide range of practical and academic courses.

Information about all the full time and part time courses, Higher Education courses and Apprenticeships is on the college website.

The Foundation department caters for around 90 students with learning disabilities ranging from those with higher needs in Entry 1 classes to those attending ‘Steps to Successful Employment’, which is a Level 1 programme for young people who are not quite ready to join the Vocational courses.

Students with extra needs are supported to join courses at higher academic levels where appropriate. One to one and classroom support is provided by the Additional Learning Support (ALS) department.

For further details of their Local Offer for young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities, see the attachment at the end of the page.  This information was last updated in April 2016.

BCA, Hall Place, Burchetts Green, Maidenhead, Berks, SL6 6QR

Tel: 01628 824444

Additional Learning Support department - 01628 827549. Please call to discuss your individual requirements and any support you may need.

 Link to Additional Learning Support department

Who to contact

01628 824444
Berkshire College of Agriculture

Where to go

Berkshire College of Education
Hall Place
Burchetts Green

Local Offer

Adults, Family & Local Offer Directory
BCA Local Offer Link

This information has been collected from third party providers therefore the Reading Services Guide, Reading Borough Council (RBC) and Brighter Futures for Children (BFfC) cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy of this information and recommends that parents, carers, young people, residents and professionals check with providers regarding DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) and OFSTED registrations and CQC registrations. Information collected by Reading Service Guide; is used solely to implement and supply the Family Information Service (FIS), Special Educational Needs & Disabilities - Reading's Local Offer, Adults & Carers Support Group and Reading Youth.