Welcome to City College

City College is a further education college in Hampshire, providing career led courses and education for young people and adults.

 

The college is listed as 'good' by Ofsted, with some outstanding features.

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A fantastic venue for hire including large exhibition space, hub Theatre and bar. Aspire Restaurant. Also, Kudos hair and beauty salons.

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City College is totally committed to supporting every young person to achieve their full potential, regardless of background or prior academic success

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The Marine Skills Centre is at the forefront of making sure those employees, apprentices and future workers have the skills levels to compete in this highly-competitive industry.

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  • College tutors selected to contribute to national guidebook

      Hairdressing staff and students from City College Southampton have proven they're a cut above the rest by contributing to a national guidebook.   Tutors from the college were asked to create the all-important pictor...

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  • Attendance matters

      Congratulations go to Level 2 Business student Kegan Holzmann for being City College's star student in the first half of the autumn half term and for attending 100% of his lessons. The Principal, Sarah Stannard, presented ...

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  • Southampton company scoops top national apprenticeship award

    A stalwart of marine manufacturing in Southampton has won a top national award and been listed as one of the UK's top 100 employers of apprentices.   Griffon Hoverwork, based in Woolston, has been named Medium Employer of t...

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  • Students swap coats for capes for Children in Need charity

    Students at City College Southampton transformed into superheroes and villains on November 14 to raise money for Children in Need.   Donning tights and capes, the superheroes, including the college's very own Superman and...

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  • It’s never too late to learn

    Mature students from Hampshire proved it's never too late to learn as they graduated this week (October 23).   City College Southampton held a special cap and gown ceremony for adult learners who have completed higher edu...

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  • Roll of honour for Student Awards 2014

      Sincere thanks to all of the organisations who supported our event by sponsoring the awards.   Access to Higher Education   The University of Southampton Achievement AwardLeah Njenga Kuria - Access to HE Dipl...

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  • Hampshire’s stars of tomorrow shine at City College awards evening

    Outstanding academic achievements, selfless acts of kindness and a steely determination to be the best. These were among the reasons the city's stars of tomorrow had their time to shine as they were honoured at City College Sout...

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  • Growth continues at Henderson Green

      Leading south coast building services consultancy Henderson Green is increasing its team with five new employees.   This increase includes an expansion of its junior intake programme, which is now in its 12th year, ...

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Short Courses

  • £200.00

    Excel For Engineers - Engineering, Manufacturing, Welding & CAD

    Ref: B03724 - 002 - 1415 : No Qualification Date(s):06/01/2015 to 03/02/2015 (5 weeks)
    Times(s):18:30:00 - 20:30:00

    A vital part in so many jobs today particularly engineering is the collation and sorting of data. Often raw data must be presented in suitable formats to communicate and summarise the key points. Microsoft Excel is a very power tool allo...

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  • £620.00

    Stone Therapy - Beauty and Complementary Therapies

    Ref: B02615 - 001 - 1415 : City & Guilds Date(s):07/01/2015 to 01/05/2015 (15 weeks)
    Times(s):17:00:00 - 21:00:00

    This is a short part time course to learn and develop industry skills in the art of stone therapy. This unit is about the particular skills involved in stone therapy massage techniques, including the skills of us...

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  • £300.00

    Introduction to Welding - Engineering, Manufacturing, Welding & CAD

    Ref: B03720 - 002 - 1415 : No Qualification Date(s):07/01/2015 to 18/03/2015 (10 weeks)
    Times(s):18:30:00 - 20:30:00

    This course is for new learners and those with some experience of welding to learn the techniques and gain an understanding of the skill and the processes.

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  • £300.00

    Introduction To Computer Aided Design - Engineering, Manufacturing, Welding & CAD

    Ref: B03721 - 002 - 1415 : No Qualification Date(s):07/01/2015 to 18/03/2015 (10 weeks)
    Times(s):18:30:00 - 20:30:00

    The course will use AutoCAD software to introduce students to basic CAD drawing, leading onto the more advanced levels. The course will enable you to work towards the C&G 7579 02-201 2D qualification in computer-...

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  • £190.00

    Advanced Presentation Skills using Microsoft Power... - Computer & IT

    Ref: B03799 - 001 - 1415 : No Qualification Date(s):16/01/2015 to 13/02/2015 (5 weeks)
    Times(s):09:30:00 - 16:30:00

    About the Course Note: The college student registration fee is an annual fee of £20.00, if the learner undertakes a follow-on course or any other course in the college in that academic year...

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  • £190.00

    Advanced Word Processing - Computer & IT

    Ref: B03799 - 001 - 1415 : QCF Date(s):16/01/2015 to 13/02/2015 (5 weeks)
    Times(s):09:30:00 - 16:30:00

    About the Course Note: The college student registration fee is an annual fee of £20.00, if the learner undertakes a fol...

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  • £100.00

    Food Safety in Catering - Catering, Hospitality, Food & Drink

    Ref: B03456 - 008 - 1415 : Highfield ABC - Award Date(s):19/01/2015 (6 weeks)
    Times(s):09:00:00 - 16:30:00

    Aimed at everyone working in a situation where food is prepared, cooked and/or served. Relevant to all catering operations – such as pubs, hotels, restaurants, contract and outdoor caterers, fast-food outlets, hospitals, ...

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  • £230.00

    First Aid At Work - Health & Safety / First Aid

    Ref: B01577 - 004 - 1415 : Certificate Date(s):19/01/2015 to 21/01/2015
    Times(s):09:00:00 - 17:00:00

    Health and Safety in the workplace are essential considerations for all employers. It is vital that there are people on site who are qualified to act as First Aiders in case of an accident. This course is designed for workplace and as su...

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  • £620.00

    Stone Therapy - Beauty and Complementary Therapies

    Ref: B02615 - 002 - 1415 : City & Guilds Date(s):27/01/2015 to 09/06/2015 (15 weeks)
    Times(s):09:00:00 - 13:00:00

    This is a short part time course to learn and develop industry skills in the art of stone therapy. This unit is about the particular skills involved in stone therapy massage techniques, including the skills of us...

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  • £249.00

    Sage 50 Accounts - Business, Finance & Administration

    Ref: B03769 - 003 - 1415 : Certificate Date(s):30/01/2015 to 27/03/2015
    Times(s):09:30:00 - 13:30:00

    This course is for beginners looking to gain a working knowledge of Sage Line 50 Accounts. Learners will have the opportunity to input data into a practice company and run basic reports.

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  • £30.00

    Enhance Your Image - Beauty and Complementary Therapies

    Ref: B03703 - 004 - 1415 : No Qualification Date(s):31/01/2015
    Times(s):09:30:00 - 12:30:00

    Enhance your image is part time workshop. As part of the lessons you are required to complete essential research, as well as practicing your vocational skills in your own time. The programme covers of basic practical and technical skills...

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  • £400.00

    Nail Technologies - Beauty and Complementary Therapies

    Ref: B02522 - 001 - 1415 : City & Guilds Date(s):03/02/2015 to 19/05/2015 (11 weeks)
    Times(s):17:00:00 - 21:00:00

    The qualification is about the particular skills involved in applying and maintaining nail enhancements. The knowledge gained in this unit includes the preparation for, application, maintenance and removal of the following nail enhanceme...

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  • £160.00

    HABC - Award for Personal Licence Holders - Catering, Hospitality, Food & Drink

    Ref: B03718 - 002 - 1415 : QCF Date(s):09/02/2015
    Times(s):09:00:00 - 17:30:00

    A licensing qualification is mandatory for those wishing to apply for a personal licence to sell or supply alcohol in England or Wales and this HABC Level 2 Award for Personal Licence Holders meets this requirement.This course is a...

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  • £230.00

    First Aid At Work - Health & Safety / First Aid

    Ref: B01577 - 005 - 1415 : Certificate Date(s):09/02/2015 to 11/02/2015
    Times(s):09:00:00 - 17:00:00

    Health and Safety in the workplace are essential considerations for all employers. It is vital that there are people on site who are qualified to act as First Aiders in case of an accident. This course is designed for workplace and as su...

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  • £150.00

    Microsoft 2007 Excel - Introduction - Computer & IT

    Ref: B03712 - 001 - 1415 : No Qualification Date(s):11/02/2015
    Times(s):09:30:00 - 16:30:00

    This course aims to provide participants with a basic introduction to Excel and enable them to use a spreadsheet with confidence and ease. By the end of the course, delegates will be able to work with cells, rows and columns, mov...

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