Walsall College is a further education college in Walsall, West
The college is the largest provider of qualifications for 14- to
19-year-olds in the Borough of Walsall. In addition,
provides education and training for adults, delivered both at the
college campuses and on-site at workplaces and community centres.
Campuses of the college include the main Wisemore Campus, and the
Green Lane campus which offers engineering and construction courses.
Courses offered by the college include GCSEs, NVQs, BTECs, Diplomas,
Apprenticeships and Access courses.
Walsall College's sixth form
department, V6 is a vocational sixth form for young people focussing
on vocational skills and qualification; however it does not offer A
Levels or academic study.
Walsall College also offers its vocational courses through a series of
academies, in partnership with businesses including Microsoft, Apple,
Francesco Group and Roland DG. The academies include a gym, hair and
beauty salon and restaurant. All facilities are staffed by students.
In March 2013
Walsall College achieved an overall Outstanding grade in
an OFSTED inspection, in doing so became the first College of its size
in the UK to achieve this grading under the new OFSTED framework.
Walsall College also offers a provision of higher education courses in
conjunction with the
University of Birmingham
University of Birmingham (through University
College Birmingham) and the University of Wolverhampton.
Walsall College homepage
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