Welcome to the Keighley College Applicant Hub. This hub has everything you need to know about starting college this year, with information about courses, useful resources and frequently asked questions, we’re confident we have everything you need to ensure you’re ready to start this September. If you need any more information, just press the live chat button and a member of staff will be happy to help.
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Our A level pathways combine A levels and vocational qualifications to provide a useful fusion of practical and academic learning. Designed for students who want to experience dynamic working environments, the courses will prepare you for university, higher apprenticeships or employment.
With highly experienced staff and a strong track record in higher education, the Access to HE programmes are the first choice for those who wish to make the commitment to get back into education.
If you are over 19 years old (by 31 August in the year the course starts) and have left school without gaining the qualifications you need to enter higher education, this could be the solution. Get a head start in your dream job and earn money as you gain practical skills and industry knowledge. Apprenticeships allow you to earn and learn at the same time and involve studying a recognised qualification while working in industry and gaining hands-on experience.
Our courses will teach you how to manage a successful business, spot opportunities and navigate the modern business landscape with confidence.
Master the basics and explore exciting industry topics, such as design, creation and sales techniques.
You will cover understanding and supporting child development, the use of observation, assessment and planning, supporting children’s play and engagement, understanding children’s health and wellbeing, and professional practice.
Get hands on and develop lifelong skills with our constrcution courses. You will learn from experts in industry-standard facilities. If you enjoy doing practical things and you are interested in construction, this could be the perfect course for you!
As everything moves online, this ever-evolving industry is rich in opportunities. Gain a variety of technical knowledge and skills, preparing you for employment in one of the fastest-growing industries in the world.
Unlock unlimited job prospects in the electrical sector. Study specialist topics and build your technical skills through workshop-based lessons led by expert tutors.
Welders are required across a wide range of industries, including construction, engineering, transport, aerospace, nuclear, and offshore oil and gas. They also carry out repairs on manufacturing equipment and machinery.
Our Foundation Studies courses have been carefully designed for over 16’s with special educational needs and disabilities. Offering a wide curriculum tailored to individual needs, we help encourage, nurture and develop English and Maths skills in a safe, supportive environment.
Our salon-led courses harness your creative flair and give you the techniques you need to find a place in an industry that rewards talent and passion.
Nurture, support and inspire those who need it most with the backing of an industry- recognised qualification. Careers in health and social care offer long-term employment prospects, with opportunities for promotion and career progression.
Prepare for a flexible career that fuels your life. Work in a local repair shop, for your favourite motorsports team, as a specialist truck mechanic and more.
Craft your construction career with a hands-on course. Gain a deep knowledge of the essential principles and practical skills needed to work in plumbing.
The courses we offer are all industry-recognised and will allow you to become a qualified plumber to City & Guilds standards and offer progression to the gas route. Our courses and apprenticeships are taught by highly experienced plumbing staff, in well-equipped modern facilities. These courses will develop knowledge, skills and understanding around plumbing, heating and building services engineering, in the construction sector.
Our courses are designed to help you pass the selection process for sectors such as the police, fire service, armed forces and the prison service.
Whilst our sports course are designed to improve your understanding of human anatomy, training techniques and how to bring out the best in your clients.
Once you have submitted your application to study with us, a member of our admissions team will contact you via telephone and email to get you all booked in for your interview.
Here’s our top tips so you can nail your interview. Rest assured, these interviews aren’t scary, they take the format of an informal chat and the main focus is about you and how we can help you achieve your ambitions.
Unless specified by your course, please attend the interview wearing clothes that you feel comfortable in. It is a good idea to make sure you are still modestly dressed.
Typically it will last 15-30 minutes, this is dependent on your course and will be communicated to you beforehand.
Bring photo ID and any certificated of your qualifications. Some courses may also ask for examples of creative work or for you to bring an object that you feel describes you.
After receiving your GCSE results, you will then be invited to enrol at Keighley College and become an official student. During enrolment you will receive your timetable and student ID.
We know it’s a particularly tricky time to be starting college. If you’re facing financial barriers, we offer access to a range of support to help you succeed with your studies. You can get help with expenses such as meals and travel, don’t let money worries hold you back from your future.
Yes! We have a very diverse body of welcoming students and staff. Our courses are based on industry needs and are designed to get you to higher education or top roles in leading industries.
Yes! It’s not too late to apply for a course with us if you haven’t already. Check out our courses page to see what we have on offer or if you know exactly which course you’d like to study, click the ‘apply now’ button.
This varies from course to course. However, once you have applied your tutor will be in touch with you to let you know if you will require any equipment for your course. Funding is also available to those who need it. Available here: Link.
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