Welcome to Blackburn College

At Blackburn College, we're proud to have a heritage going back over 125 years, and to be one of the largest and most successful colleges in the country.

With a turnover of almost £45 million across Further Education, Higher Education and Training, we take a lead role in transforming Pennine Lancashire into a vibrant and successful economy through education and training that enhances the skills, aspirations and potential of the local economy

We aim to develop people through learning and achievement for the benefit of themselves, society and the economy. 

Our focus is on meeting national and regional education, skills and employability needs for individuals and the needs of employers in line with Government priorities.

We deliver quality education, training, employability and work-based learning solutions to thousands of organisations and learners. These include Government funded and commercial skills training and education, bespoke professional
courses, employability services and regional training contracts.

Read about our accreditations and awards

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