The Sixth Form

The Sixth Form Centre is a purpose built centre that houses all our A Level provision alongside Vocational Science and Travel and Tourism. Students have access to a dedicated and secure Sixth Form building, which includes a lecture theatre, 2 common rooms, state-of-the-art laboratories and a Sixth Form Hub


When you join The Sixth Form at Blackburn College you will study in your own dedicated and secure building which can only be accessed with a swipe card. This means that you have exclusive facilities which only students in The Sixth Form can use to make the most of your time studying with us including:


  • Free WiFi which is available to all Sixth Form students
  • Science Laboratories that are industry standard which is key for those who are looking to progress into a science career
  • A brand new £13.5m Sports Centre which will be ready for students starting in September 2014
  • Fully stocked library
  • Dedicated Learning Centre
  • The Sixth Form Hub which is located on Level 1 for help with your studies alongside The Hub which is located in the Beacon Centre
  • Great Eating Places including Cafe Central, Beacon Centre Cafe and Scholars Restaurant
  • Access to The Academy – our dedicated Hair and Beauty salon where students can get treatments at a discounted rate

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