At Barnsley College we’re more than a college, apply now!
With a wide range of over 300 courses covering subjects from Animal Care, Business and Catering, to Forensics, Motorsport and Performing Arts, our campuses offer purpose-built accommodation for each subject to ensure you are learning in industry-standard facilities that reflect the environment you will work in after finishing your studies.
Many of our College facilities are working and operating as commercial businesses alongside everyday teaching. This means you will get the opportunity to not only learn in the right environment for your studies but gain real life work experience in your chosen career, giving you a better chance over other candidates when you come to apply for employment.
Our facilities include:
Wigfield Farm with over 60 species of animals
Ceramics studio with kilns
Fashion workshop and studio
Classrooms fitted with equipment that adapt to boardroom and presentation space.
Catering and Hospitality
Bar and restaurant
Fujitsu computer lab
Painting and decorating workshop
Carpentry and joinery workshop
Classrooms fitted with specialist design equipment and software.
Electrical engineering workshops
Motor vehicle garage
Beauty treatment rooms
Hospital ward complete with simulation ambulance and resuscitation mannequins
Glass houses and polytunnels
Camera TV studios with playback facility, lighting grid and 12 channel sound system
Audio and video editing suites
Music hall with PA system
Recording studios with mixdown facilities
Drama studios with sound and lighting systems
180-seat working theatre and venue space
Scenic construction workshop
Costume, props and furniture store
Sprung floor dance studios
Simulated forensic crime scenes
3G sports pitch
Gym with health testing equipment
Too much choice?
If you are still unsure what course to study and would like a little help please speak with our Advice and Guidance team who can support you in making the right decision.
Last updated: 17th October 2019