Open Event at Blackburn College

Thursday 16th June 2022

Whether you want to study at Blackburn College, Blackburn Sixth Form or Blackburn University Centre our Open Event in June will help you learn more about the study area you are interested in and explore our multi-million pound campus.

Open Event at Blackburn College

Blackburn College and Blackburn Sixth Form Students

What to Expect

This is a great event for year 10 students who have big decisions coming up in the next year. If you’re in year 10, you can explore our different areas to help you choose whether A-Levels, Technical/Vocational. T-Levels or an Apprenticeship is right for you.

If you’re a current year 11 student it’s not too late to come along and have a look around. We still have places left for 2022 entry and you will be able to complete your application on the night ready to secure your place for September 2022. 

Whatever year or area of study you are interested in, you can speak with tutors and students, see our amazing facilities and find out about the support we can provide for you to reach your potential.

Blackburn University Centre

This is a great evening for those wanting to carry on their studies with a Higher Education qualification, those looking to return to education after a gap or even those looking to retrain following redundancy or a desired career change.

Find out more and sign-up for the Open Event at Blackburn University Centre.

What to expect

  • Find out how a Higher Education qualification can change your life
  • Meet tutors and current students
  • Explore courses and choose the right one for you
  • See what support is available to you.

Can I make an application at the Open Event?

Yes! It's not too late. You will be able to fill out an application form at the event with the help of a staff member.

Where do I go?

When you arrive on campus please go directly to your chosen subject area. Our campus map will help guide you.

Where do I park?

Car parking is available on campus (BB2 1LH) or at Feilden Street multi-storey (BB2 1LQ). Please note Feilden Street multi-storey closes at 8.00pm.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

Please do not attend this event if you:

  • have a new, continuous cough
  • a high temperature
  • a loss/change to your sense of taste/smell

Where do I go to at the Open Event?

Subject AreaLocation
Degree Level Study 1. Blackburn University Centre
A-Levels 3. Blackburn Sixth Form
Beauty Therapy & Makeup Media 4. Elizabeth Building 
Business  3. Blackburn Sixth Form 
Catering & Hospitality  4. Elizabeth Building 
Construction 6. Construction Centre 
Creative Arts 7. Beacon Centre 
Digital 3. Blackburn Sixth Form 
Early Years 7. Beacon Centre 
Engineering 2. Futures Centre 
English for Speakers of Other Langauges (ESOL) 3. Blackburn Sixth Form
Foundation Learning 7. Beacon Centre 
Hairdressing & Barbering 4. Elizabeth Building 
Health & Social Care 7. Beacon Centre 
Media 2. Futures Centre 
Motor Vehicle 8. Regional Automotive Technology Hub 
Music 2. Futures Centre 
Public Services 7. Beacon Centre 
Science 3. Blackburn Sixth Form 
Sport 9. Blackburn Sports & Leisure Centre 
Travel & Tourism 7. Beacon Centre 

Support Services

We will also have a range of further services available at the Open Event including:

  • Additional Learning Support
  • Apprenticeships
  • Careers Advice
  • Finance Advice
  • Maths & English
  • Pastoral Team

Tell Us You're Coming

For those interested in Blackburn University Centre, find out more and sign-up for the Open Event at Blackburn University Centre.

It's now too late to register online - however, this doesn't mean you cannot attend. You can still come along to our Open Event and provide your details at the door.

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