City of Wolverhampton College

• Ofsted graded 'Good' college. December, 2017
• No.1 college in the region for student satisfac

With more than 600 qualifications and a wide range of full-time and part-time courses on offer, three campuses across the city, specialist training academies in Telford and Worcester, a well-established Apprenticeship scheme, and new facilities opening all the time, studying here will equip you with the skills you need to succeed in the future. All of our courses lead to a qualification which will

Operating as usual

28/01/2023

Rebuilding a FN2 Honda Civic!

Our Automotive students are currently rebuilding a FN2 Honda Civic with the end goal of taking it to a race track!

Three of our students, Callum, Vash and Cyle talk about the work they are currently doing to re-build the car.

27/01/2023

We're proud to share the results of our Student Welcome Survey! - 99% of our students agree 'The College's behaviour expectations have been made clear to me.'

27/01/2023

A tour of our Electric Vehicle and Green Technologies Centre!

NEW VIDEO: Take a tour of our Electric Vehicle and Green Technologies Centre!

Andy Moore takes you on a journey around our training centre and talks all about training opportunities available with electric/hybrid vehicles. 🚗

26/01/2023

Today, we welcomed former student Patricia, who now works for a Middle Eastern airline, to speak to our Travel and Tourism students! Patricia shared insights about college life, her job in the industry, and tips for success.

Thank you, Patricia, for taking the time to inspire our students today!

26/01/2023

Our Skills Bootcamps are here! These are programmes designed to help build vital skills to enhance your chances of securing the job you want and thriving in a world which is becoming digital dependent.

For more information visit: https://bit.ly/3UZvllN

26/01/2023

Our bakery students have been making some delicious treats, including specialist Chocolate confectionery and Artisan specialist breads! 😀

Feel inspired? Check out our bakery courses here: https://bit.ly/2ZHqdWO

25/01/2023

Our Hospitality and Catering students took part in an exciting ration pack challenge last week, learning how army chefs prepare meals for soldiers!

24/01/2023

Have seen our feature in the Express & Star regeneration supplement?

Our feature explores our campus transformation project and our plans to offer first class facilities for the people of Wolverhampton and beyond.

Read the full article here: https://bit.ly/3kDh562

24/01/2023

Join our Automotive team

We're hiring! Come and join our fantastic team of Automotive lecturers. Whether you are an established tutor, teacher, lecturer, or someone currently working in the industry, come and join our team and pass on your knowledge to our students!

Apply now: https://bit.ly/3XV9WvY

24/01/2023

"I would recommend all garages to come and learn" - Badar on studying our Electric Vehicle courses!

Looking to work on electric vehicles? We spoke with Badar, founder and owner of The Mechanic Ltd in Birmingham about why he chose to upskill and learn to work on electric vehicles!

23/01/2023

Paul Mangan, a lecturer with us came across a man submerged in the canal while cycling home from work. Paul saved a man from an icy canal and wants to know how he is.

Read more: https://bit.ly/3wnMBre

Photo credit: Jamie Ricketts and Express & Star

23/01/2023

A big thank you to Valspar UK & Ireland who visited our Painting and Decorating students last week to share their expertise and knowledge on their latest paint products! 😀

Our students had a blast learning and interacting with the Valspar team! It was a great opportunity for our students to expand their understanding of painting and decorating tools!

20/01/2023

Thank you to Lord Hunt of Kings Heath, for taking the time to visit us today.

Lord Hunt delivered a talk to our A Level students on the role of the House in parliament, how the chamber works, select committees and the House of Lords reform.

19/01/2023

A great time was had at the Wolverhampton Wanderers Foundation training ground yesterday! ⚽

Our BTEC Football Academy and Generic pathways students took part in a referee workshop delivered by the Premier League and players from Wolves U18s.

19/01/2023

📢 COLLEGE NEWS: A-LEVEL STUDENTS SET TO WELCOME LORD HUNT OF KINGS HEATH

A-level students will be finding out about the role of the House of Lords during a visit by Lord Hunt of Kings Heath to the Paget Road campus tomorrow.
Read more here 👉 https://bit.ly/3XG9m5b 👈

19/01/2023

Selina signed up for our sector-based work academy programme (SWAP) after it was recommended to her by her father.

Through the course, Selina learned the fundamentals of the rail industry and gained the confidence and support she needed to succeed!

Read the full story on our website: https://www.wolvcoll.ac.uk/news/selina-dhura-rail-swap/

18/01/2023

SEND Open Evening 2023

Our Futures Programme is aimed at young people with inclusion needs or and/or an Education Health and Care Plan (EHCP) and the college is committed to helping them maximise their potential.

Find out more at our SEND Open Evening on Wednesday, 1 February - book your place here: https://www.wolvcoll.ac.uk/event/sendevent/

18/01/2023

Today is a snowy and icy day! ❄️

The college is still open. Please be careful when travelling into the college for lessons.

17/01/2023

Congratulations to Cherelle on her success in the Prince's Trust Wolvcoll Programme at Bilston Methodist Church! Cherelle has been gaining valuable work experience as a Graphic Designer at Digital Imaging Services.

The Prince's Trust has helped Cherelle build her confidence, make new friends, and give back to her community through fundraising projects!

17/01/2023

Lydia wants to be a teaching assistant and, as a first step to achieving her dream she completed Level 1 Functional Skills in English and maths, as well completing a Yes to the Job course to improve her personal and employability skills.

Lydia, aged 43, said: “I know that the courses will help me to achieve what I want to do in the future and I now want to progress to Level 2 English and maths.

“No matter how long it takes me to achieve what I want, I will not give up until I have reached my goal.”

17/01/2023

19-year-old Joshua Cleary has successfully completed the Computing/IT Level 1 and 2 diplomas and is now in the second year of the Level 3 diploma!

Joshua said: "Since starting college I have gained lots of confidence in myself and feel a lot prouder of my work!"

Read more: https://bit.ly/3isuSuP

16/01/2023

A huge shoutout to Jason Forrest from WCR FM for making our Open Day even more fun! 😀

WCR FM kept everyone entertained and even interviewed some of our tutors about some of the courses we have to offer.

16/01/2023

We are thrilled to announce our brand new reflective space for our students at our Paget Road Campus! 😀

This dedicated area is designed to provide a moment of calm and tranquility for anyone who needs a time out, break, or a chance to relax!

We will be working with Saltley Trust to develop this further and introduce this space at our Wellington Road Campus in the near future.

14/01/2023

Fun Activities At Our Open Day!

We've got lots of activities going on at our Open Day today. 😃

Don't forget you can enrol today by visiting our admissions team or by applying online. 👍

14/01/2023

Good morning! We're looking forward to seeing you all today at our Open Event from 10am today!

We can't wait to welcome you to our Wellington Road and Paget Road campuses.

We hope you all have a fun day taking part in the many activities we've got going on and learn all about what life is like at college. 😃

13/01/2023

It's Creative Friday and we're celebrating some amazing work from our talented students. 🎨

Don't miss out on the opportunity to explore your creative side even further, our Open Event is tomorrow! You'll discover a range of courses, from beginner to degree level, that will help you turn your passion into a career.

Interested? Book your place here: https://www.wolvcoll.ac.uk/event/open-day-saturday-14-january/

12/01/2023

Thank you for attending our Progress Evening!

We'd like to say thank you to all the parents/carers who attended the Maths and English progress evening yesterday. We look forward to seeing you at our next one.

12/01/2023

So, there's only two days until our Open Day!

Here's a reminder of some of the fantastic things you can do:
✅ Take part in our many interactive activities and get a hands on feel for college life!
✅ Chat with tutors about the wide range of courses we offer.
✅ Discover part time courses, full time courses, apprenticeships, university level qualifications and more!
✅ Join our workshops focused on study habits, learning and revising and more!

Did you know it takes less than 60 seconds to book your place?

Book your place here: https://bit.ly/3gXTtXX

12/01/2023

📢 NEWS....COLLEGE LAUNCHES NEW HUB TO GET PEOPLE INTO WORK
A new centre to help people find out about jobs and training has opened at City of Wolverhampton- and has already helped a number of job seekers gain employment.

Find out more here 👉 https://bit.ly/3IEf2II 👈

Photos from City of Wolverhampton College's post 12/01/2023

It's . Today we're throwing back to an awesome day when some of our apprentices took part in a Health & Safety event hosted by their employer, Midwest Mechanical and Electrical Services.

They delved into important topics like Asbestos Awareness and Fire Extinguisher use and rounded off the day with hands-on team building exercises led by Christopher, our Employment Skills Sector Trainer.

It was a fantastic learning experience for everyone involved! 😀

11/01/2023

Careers and Guidance

Our Careers Guidance Team offer a free, impartial and confidential service that can help you consider choices, options and courses open to you.

Learn more in our new video!

11/01/2023

We're kicking off the morning with an announcement! Wolves at Work will be at our Careers & Skills Hub today from 4.00pm - 7.00pm!

If you're aged 18-24 and seeking employment, drop by and visit the Wolves at Work team for advice and support. 😀

10/01/2023

Recording a podcast! 🎙️

Today, Andy and Badar (Owner of The Mechanic Ltd) spoke with Deborah Meaden and Felicity Hannah on The Big Green Money Show about the future of electric vehicles and repair. 😀

09/01/2023

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There's less than a week to go until our Open Day! 😃

It's still not too late to book your place.

Discover a new you, a new skill, a new job, a new career with our part-time courses starting from January!

Book your place: https://www.wolvcoll.ac.uk/event/open-day-saturday-14-january/

08/01/2023

“The Futures courses are good for helping you to gain confidence and learn employability skills and interview skills - I think that lots of people would benefit from them.” - Chloe Lambert

Find out more at our SEND Open Evening on Wednesday, 1 February - book your place here: https://www.wolvcoll.ac.uk/event/sendevent

07/01/2023

We're starting off the weekend with a round up of some the events we've got coming up:

Open Day - We're hosting an open day on 14 January 2023 where you can learn about college courses, talk to our tutors and take part in many of the interactive activities we'll have on the day.

SEND Open Evening - Students can maximise their potential with us, whatever their learning needs. If you or your child has an identified additional support need and/or medical condition, our supported learning courses could be the perfect way for to boost confidence, gain independent living and life skills. - Time slots are available on our website.

T Level Webinars - Upskill tomorrow’s workforce with T Levels. Discover how T Levels and industry placements can help your business thrive with our FREE online webinars - More info on our website.

Maths & English Assessments - Looking to improve your English and/or maths? Come along to our assessments and see what level you're at!

For further information see link in bio and tap on events!

Photos from City of Wolverhampton College's post 06/01/2023

Our Art and Design students have been exploring digital textures using Adobe Photoshop, and the designs they have made look great! 😀

Follow wolvcoll_artanddesign on Instagram to see more from our Art & Design students!

06/01/2023

Photography Friday is back! Here are some highlights from our photography students this week and over the festive break. 📸

Got a passion for photography? Our upcoming Open Event is on 14 January! You'll have the chance to learn about all of our photography courses, from beginner to degree level.

Interested? Book your place: https://www.wolvcoll.ac.uk/event/open-day-saturday-14-january/

Our Story

City of Wolverhampton College is a great place to learn. With three campuses across the city, specialist training academies in Telford and Worcester, and new facilities opening all the time, studying here will equip you with the skills you need to succeed in the future.

With more than 300 different qualifications on offer, a wide range of full-time and part-time courses, and over 4,500 students, there is something to suit everyone, whatever your level.

All of our courses lead to a qualification which will help you on to the next stage of your life – whether that’s improving your job prospects, increasing your personal skills or building your self confidence.

Our students don’t just learn in a classroom but have the chance to work with real customers in our state-of-the art hair and beauty salons, bakery, and restaurant. And that’s not to mention our video production company, recording studio, impressive construction centre and state-of-the art engineering and motor vehicle workshops.

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Students clear up a canal and found a trolley!
Why study GCSE maths?
An interview with Markie Barbers!
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CONSTRUCTION CENTRE EXTENSION - A quick look inside!
Deborah Mitchell's tip for business success!
An interview with Callum - Construction Student
Biscuits made by our bakery students!
Lewis - Former Wolvcoll Student!
A LOOK INSIDE OUR NEW £1.93 MLLION MEZZANINE - Official Construction Centre Tour
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