Bishop Burton Collegehttp://www.bishopburton.ac.uk/
Blackburn College in East Lancashire currently holds four Centre of Vocational Excellence awards. The college offers a wide range of courses to cater to the needs of every kind of student. School leavers will find sixth form courses for a wide range of subjects which can be studied at A Level. Vocational courses are also available as well as a number of higher education courses as well. The college also offers apprenticeship opportunities for students.
Blackburn College also offers a number of courses for adult learners which consist of re-training programmes to allow students to update their skills and avail themselves of better employment opportunities. Extra learning help and evening classes are also available. Businesses can find a number of helpful courses at Blackburn College like company tailored courses, Train to Gain schemes and professional development programs.
Blackburn College is open to students from the international community and offers the services of a special team who can help with issues regarding visas and admission. An Overseas Pastoral Tutor will assist students with issues like learning how to open a bank account and register with a local doctor. International students can also avail reduced rates on travel fares and a 24- hour helpline for any kind of emergency. The college also offers a number of facilities which are aimed at helping the local community. These include sessions on career planning, a fitness centre and access to a hair and beauty studio.
Bishop Burton College
York Road, HU17 8QG, Beverley
East Riding of Yorkshire, Yorkshire and the Humber Region
Tel: 01964 553 000, Fax: 01964 553 101