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Open Days

Our open days let you explore your local college and chat to our friendly subject tutors. Our tutors will talk you through their area of expertise as well as what you’ll study on your chosen course, and what career opportunities could be open to you upon completion of the course.

Our open day events are for school leavers, apprentices and adults to attend.

Our next open day takes place on Saturday 18th May 2024.

Pre-booking is now closed however you can still turn up on the day and head to reception to sign in.

If you can’t make this date we do have the following open date available:

Saturday 22nd June 2024 – Pre-booking is now open below.

Students playing with VR glasses at an open day

Book your place at the next open day below:

What takes place at an open day?

College tour

Perfect to get a feel for the college

Subject presentations

View presentations on the subjects you're interested in

See our facilities

Take a look at where you'll be studying

Chat to tutors

Meet the members of staff who will be teaching you.

  • Rodbaston College Activities
    • Animal Care – A tour of the Animal Zone to meet our amazing animals

    • Countryside Management – Make green wood medallions

    • Equine – A tour of our equine yard and show arena

    • Horticulture – A tour of the glasshouse and walled garden

    • Motor Vehicle – A tour of the Motor Vehicle workshop and Automotive Training Centre

  • Cannock College Activities
    • Business – Come and meet the team and find about the vast range of Business careers that are available to you

    • Early Years – Come and see our vibrant environment for our early years courses that reflect the values of the sector and talk to our early years professionals

    • Health & Social Care – Have a tour of our facilities for health and social care courses and talk to the team about the endless career opportunities in this rewarding sector

    • Public Services – Take part in some forensic activities

    • Teaching Assistant – An insight into the expectations of children in Primary School

    • Engineering – Have a tour of our Engineering Academy and machinery. Watch a workshop demo to understanding milling and turning machining techniques

    • Digital Skills Centre – Make sure you take a look around our brand-new Digital Skills Centre. We aim to provide access to a range of career boosting digital skills.

  • Lichfield College Activities
    • Accounts- Come and meet the team and talk to our accounting experts about career prospects in the finance industry

    • Multimedia – Course information and discussion with tutors

    • Media – Get hands on with the media kit
    • Fashion – Get hands on with our weave wall

    • Games Design and Esports – Compete in an Esports game and see games made by our students

    • Music Production – Have a go in our music recording studio

    • Photography – Tour of the  facilities including digital studios and dark room, meet with staff to find out more about the course

    • TV, Film & Journalism – Become a news reader, or use our vision mixer for a live broadcast

    • Ask our tutors about our range of HE courses we offer at Lichfield College in partnership with Staffordshire University

  • Tamworth College Activities
    • Beauty – Visit our salon, watch treatment demos and have a go for yourself

    • Accounts- Come and meet the team and talk to our accounting experts about career prospects in the finance industry

    • Business – Come and meet the team and find about the vast range of business careers that are available to you

    • Computing and ICT – Pit your wits with computing with our Binary numbers game
    • Digital Skills – How does data, code and computing run what we watch, play and listen to?
    • Engineering – A demo and opportunity to understanding milling and turning machining techniques

    • Early Years – Come and see our vibrant environment for our early years courses that reflect the values of the sector and talk to our early years professionals

    • Hairdressing – Visit our salon, watch the headblock plaiting/setting demos and have a go too

    • Health & Social Care – Have a tour of our facilities for health and social care courses and talk to the team about the endless career opportunities in this rewarding sector

    • Motor Vehicle – An opportunity to see our workshops, tools of the trade and speak to the experts

    • Public Services – Take part in some forensic activities

    • Sport – Take part in sports analysis and mini fitness activities

    • Teaching Assistant – An insight into the expectations of children in Primary School

    • Travel – See our safety and cabin crew demos

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