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GCSE drop-in days at Saltash
Cornwall College Saltash will be holding drop-in days this month (August 23rd and 24th) to give prospective students the opportunity to get the advice necessary for their future career and the chance to sign up there and then for courses starting in September.
The College will be open on Thursday 23rd and Friday 24th August between 9am and 7pm. Coinciding with GCSE results day it will provide the perfect opportunity for young people to come along, meet staff and discuss opportunities within the College.
Those looking to study at Saltash can choose from a wide range of courses in areas including Art and Design, Beauty, Business and IT, Childcare, Construction, Hairdressing, Health and Social Care, Professional Cookery, Public Services and Travel and Tourism.
New for this September, and bringing with it brand new facilities and learning areas, will be Carpentry which will be available to study on a full-time course or via an Apprenticeship route.
Head of Faculty at Saltash, Peter Castell said: “We would advise those who are still looking into their options for study this September to come along and find out about how much we can offer at Cornwall College Saltash. We have fantastic facilities and a wide range of courses to suit all levels and abilities.”
There is still time to apply for courses starting this September with a limited number of places available on a variety of courses.
The College also offers a wide range of training via an Apprenticeship in areas such as construction, hair and beauty, business and IT and cookery.
If you can’t make it in on the 23rd and 24th, an advice hotline is open throughout the summer. Just call 0845 22 32567 or pop in during the week.
Debbie Wilshire, Head of Cornwall College Saltash, added: “There are an excellent range of courses available at our Saltash campus for those looking to start a new challenge this September. We have lots of options for those who have just sat their GCSEs and are looking towards the next step in their education.”
For more information on the range of courses offered at Cornwall College Saltash call 01752 850200 or visit www.cornwall.ac.uk.