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Access your dream career

Access your dream career

We are offering the ideal course for those looking to work with children in education or social work, or advance their career in those sectors.

The Access to Higher Education in Childcare course is designed for mature students who want to study at university but do not currently have the necessary qualifications to apply.

The course offers an ideal route to higher level study for those looking to work in roles such as Early Years Practitioner…

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Courses

We have a course for YOU!

Come to Barnsley College and be part of the most successful general further education college in the region.

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We have over 300 courses for you to choose from.

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School Leavers

The pathway to your dream career

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We are recognised as outstanding by Ofsted.

We aim to make your move from school easy and enjoyable, so use this part of the website to get a flavour of what’s available to you. Our wide range of study programmes will provide you with skills and experiences for the rest of your life, while our additional activities and support services will bring you extra benefits.

Apprenticeships

We have an apprenticeship for you

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We are BTEC Apprenticeship Provider of the Year 2017.

If you are a school leaver, currently unemployed or looking to start a new career, we can help you to find the right apprenticeship and employer for you. If you are already in employment we have a range of options to further your career.

Shops and Services

Open to the Public

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93% of students said they would recommend us to a friend.

We are helping our students prepare for their future careers by operating a number of commercial ventures where they get the chance to have real work experience. We make sure that when they leave college they are prepared for their next adventure, whether that be further study or work. Visit us and be part of this experience!