1. All applications for Further Education and part-time Higher Education courses or enrolments for short courses can be completed online. Applications for full-time Higher Education courses must be made through UCAS. Please refer to the UCAS website for further information on how to apply.
2. To apply for a Further Education course or a part-time Higher Education course or an Industry Training short course, click on
3. Click on the ‘Apply Online’ button and on the registration page click on the ‘Click here to register’ link and complete your registration. Please keep a record of the email address and password you created for future use, and note that the email address and password is case sensitive and must be entered exactly as you first created it in order for the system to recognise and authenticate it.
4. Click on a course discipline and select your course.
5. Please complete the required information on each page and click on the 'Save and Continue' button to proceed to the next page.
6. If you have any problems completing the online application or are unsure of any of the required details, please contact CAFRE by emailing
7. Where there is a fee payable for your short course, you should have your debit/credit card details available a the end of the enrolment process to make a payment online.