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January Open Events – Make 2018 your year

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Do you want to do something incredible in 2018? Are you curious about how college could change your life? At South Staffordshire College, you don’t just follow your passion – you become an expert in it.

Get your new year off to the best start…
South Staffordshire College are inviting those who would like to embark on a new adventure in 2018 to join them at their first open events of the year. Held at the College’s campuses Tamworth, Torc, Lichfield and Rodbaston, the events are open to everyone and take place from 24th – 27th January.

Whether you want to learn how to shoot your own blockbuster movie or change the gearbox in a porsche, explore how drones are transforming farming or how to design and code your own computer games – the events are the perfect chance to find the ideal opportunities for you. There is no need to pre-book, simply drop in!

From landbased technology, creative media, agriculture and engineering technologies to retail and merchandising, motorsport, business and animal care, the College have an impressive range of courses and apprenticeships to explore. With qualifications available at various levels, including university level, there’s something for everyone. Whatever you choose, you’ll receive hands-on, practical training delivered by expert staff and gain the skills that employers in thriving industries are looking for.

Get ahead for September
Deciding what to do after GCSE or A Level results can be hard, and it’s not unusual feel unsure about what to choose. With South Staffordshire College, there’s no need to worry. The College’s expert team are on hand to help, so why not visit them at the open events for advice that’s tailored to your individual ambitions. You can sign up for courses starting in September now and it only takes 25 seconds at

Start a new course this month!
For those who want to get started straight away, the College also have courses starting this month and are accepting applications throughout January. Available in subjects including business, IT and digital media, creative industries, personal training, dog grooming and animal care, once you’ve decided which course is right for you, you can sign up and start studying right away.

There are even a range of fast-track courses that can be completed in just 6 months! Ideal for school leavers who may have chosen the wrong route for them in September 2017 or adults who want to enhance their career prospects, these courses give learners the chance to gain recognised qualifications, new skills and an accelerated route into their chosen industry.

Those aged 19 plus are also able to choose from an impressive range of part-time, and short courses aimed exclusively at adults. From counselling, foreign languages, retail knowledge and floristry to photography, car maintenance, bookkeeping and nail technology, these courses are the perfect choice for those who want to gain skills for that next promotion or find a new hobby.

Places are filling up fast so sign up and secure your place now!
To find out more and sign up online visit or call 0300 456 2424.

Visit South Staffordshire College this January and make 2018 your best year yet!

Open events:

Tamworth Campus and Torc – 24th January, 6pm – 8pm
Lichfield Campus – 25th January, 6pm – 8pm
Rodbaston Campus – 27th January, 10am-1pm

Let’s get connected:

Telephone: 0300 456 2424
Facebook: SouthStaffordshireCollege
Twitter: @southstaffs
Instagram: south_staffordshire_college

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