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Applications for Blackburn College courses

If you’re aged 16-18 and looking to study a full-time or part-time course at Blackburn College from September 2020.

If you are aged 19+ and wish to study an English or Maths qualification or an Access to Higher Education, applications are now open for the 2020 academic year.

Find your course

Applications for Blackburn College Apprenticeships

If you're looking to start an Apprenticeship with Blackburn College, you will still need to browse our Apprenticeships and make an application.

Need help choosing a course? You can get FREE Careers Advice and help choosing the right course for you. We're open to help you make the right choice. Phone 01254 29 29 29 or email to arrange an appointment with a trained advisor.

Adult (19+) Part-time, E-Learning, Gas Services, Professional, Short courses, Skills for Life, ESOL

Applications should be made by finding the course you wish to study and selecting ‘book now’.


To make an application for a Traineeship, simply call us on 01254 29 29 29, or come down to the Beacon Centre.

Applications for Blackburn University Centre courses

If you're looking to study a full-time or part-time course at Blackburn University Centre this September 2020, please Find Your Course and make a direct application as soon as possible.

Getting in touch
If you have questions about your application you can contact our Admissions Team on 01254 29 29 29 (Option 2) or email

Teaching applications

For the following courses, Teaching Applications should be made by downloading and completing UCLan's application form.

  • Certificate in Education and Training, Introductory
  • Certificate in Education and Training, Preparatory
  • PGCE (Education & Training) / CertEd (Education & Training)

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Get in touch

For more information about making an application to study at our University Centre and how to apply, please contact us by phone 01254 292929 or email for help and advice.