Reasons to Choose Us
99% of students on our Level 3 Extended Diplomas pass their course and progress on to university or in to employment. Last year almost 300 of our students went on to study over 130 different degrees at 45 higher education establishments.
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Southport College has many links with local businesses and industry professionals who share their experiences with our students to prepare them for employment.
Our students have the opportunity to take part in work experience and work-related projects to prepare them for their chosen career.
Southport College offers a wide range of specialist facilities and realistic work environments to support your studies. Our latest project saw the refurbishment of our Business, IT and Travel & Tourism classrooms and the updating of our Engineering and Motor Vehicle workshops.
Southport College is one of the leading providers of Apprenticeships in the area and we have trained over 750 Apprentices in the last 5 years.
We were inspected by Ofsted in April 2016 and we maintained our grade as a 'good' college.
Full-time students who live more than 2.5 miles from the Southport campus can apply for a free annual travel pass (subject to eligibility).
Friendly and Experience Staff
Not only are our tutors friendly and approachable but they are also industry experienced and can pass on their skills and knowledge to students.
Southport College has a team of trained staff dedicated to providing students with any additional support they may need.