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Located in the heart of West Bromwich, Sandwell College is a state-of the- art college, boasting first-class facilities which cater for more than 100 careers. Recognised as FE’s College of the Year in 2019, it offers school leavers a wealth of opportunities to reach their full potential. Our mission is to provide high quality education leading to excellent higher education and employment prospects for our students. Our college has successfully developed and implemented a safe and enriching learning experience for all students to prosper across all subject areas as we move forward.
REASONS TO CONSIDER A FUTURE WITH SANDWELL COLLEGE
Within the college lie seven floors of first-class resources, led by a supportive team of tutors who are experts within their respective fields. Students can expect to receive hands-on teaching that will help guide their journey into work, education and university.
From apprenticeships to A-levels, T Levels and vocational courses – available at every level – a choice of more than 100 course options offers teaching to suit individual interests, needs and abilities and develop valuable skills that are specific to each learner’s chosen career path. Programmes include a variety of specialist subjects, from automotive to animal care and dog grooming to fashion, whilst facilities such as a simulated dental surgery and a real aircraft fuselage provide access to real-life working environments.
Students can also benefit from the college’s professional network, with its links to organisations such as the National Skills Academy and West Bromwich Albion FC offering once-in-a-lifetime learning experiences. A recently formed inspirational partnership with Warwickshire Country Cricket Club will deliver Sport Coaching and Development qualifications at the world-famous Edgbaston Stadium, to support careers in professional sport.
We hold strong relationships with leading companies and local organisations, which unlock opportunities to gain vital sector specific experience. All 16 to 18-year-olds who are studying full time can benefit from free Metro or Bus travel, and a range of financial and welfare packages are available for those who are economically or socially disadvantaged, giving every young person the opportunity to succeed and overcome any barriers to success.
AN AWARD-WINNING COLLEGE AND A SAFE SPACE TO THRIVE
Through what has been a challenging time for education institutions, we have remained resilient in providing students with a safe space to thrive and grow in confidence, and the college has been recognised with multiple awards and nominations:
To apply for September 2022 or find out more about our open events happening on campus, visit www.sandwell.ac.uk