Open Events

Discover Blackburn College

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Don't waste your time on the day, register your details online and skip the queues.

Next Open Events

A perfect opportunity to find out what studying with us is really like.

We recommend coming if you want to:

  • Find out more about our courses including: A-Levels, Technical, Vocational, Apprenticeships and Degrees with full-time and part-time options
  • Learn how studying can fit around your life
  • Meet tutors and current students
  • See what support is available to you
  • Explore our World Class Campus

Read visit and travel information

Where do I park?

Parking on a Blackburn College campus car park is free after 4.30pm. If you are unable to find a parking spot, we recommend parking in the nearby Feilden Street Multi-Storey Car Park.

Who is it for?

This event is open to anyone looking to start immediately (for 2018 entry), or for 2019 entry starting next September. No matter your age or current life situation; we have a course that can improve your career prospects. Whether your goal is a better job, a top university or a total career change - we have a course for every ambition.

Where do I go?

I'm interested in a college course

Please arrive at the Beacon Centre. You will then be directed to the appropriate building, depending on the subject area or course type you're looking to study.

I'm interested in a university course

Please arrive at the University Centre at Blackburn College. You will then be directed to the appropriate area/room, depending on the subject area or course type you're looking to study.

If you don't know what you want to study, please arrive at the Beacon Centre and you will be able to speak to a careers adviser who will guide you through the many different options available here.

Remember, there's no need for you to waste time registering your details on the day if you tell us you're coming beforehand.

Can I make an application at the Open Event?

Yes! You will be able to fill out an application form at the event with the help of a staff member.

Skip the queues!

Don't waste your time on the day, register your details online and skip the queues.

All our Open Event dates

  • Wednesday 13th February 2019 4.30pm - 8.00pm
  • Thursday 13th June 2019 4.30pm - 8.00pm

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