Bolton College
Open Events

Young People (learners aged 16-18 years)

With over 20 vocational areas covering Art & Design to Sports and STEM subjects, we offer over 200 Study Pathways and a wide range of Apprenticeships, you're sure to find a route to your future career.

You can browse our courses online, or read about the College and courses in our Young People's Guide here.

If you are unsure about which course to progress onto at College, we have a series of advice events to help you choose the right pathway for you. Click here to book on one today. 

Apprenticeship Jobs Fair

  • Wednesday 17th May 2017, 5pm - 7pm

click here to book on to our Apprenticeship Jobs Fair.

Adult Learners (aged 19+)

Access to Higher Education 

If you wish to study at university and either lack the necessary entry qualifications or feel you need to develop confidence in your study methods, our Access to HE programmes are for you. Access to HE programmes provide nationally recognised qualifications that are an alternative to the traditional A Level route of getting into university.

For more information about Access to HE events, click here to book your place today. 

  • Monday 24th April 2017, 6pm - 9pm 
  • Saturday 27th May 2017, 10am - 1pm 
  • Tuesday 20th June 2017, 6pm - 9pm 

Higher Education Open Events 

Bolton College meets many Higher Education student needs through Foundation Degrees, Higher National Diplomas (HNDs) and Certificates(HNCs), and top-up degrees. Our existing students find that choosing to stay on at college locally, significantly reduces the cost of gaining a Higher Education qualification. Our prices are benchmarked to be highly competitive and offer excellent value for money. 

To book on to one of our Higher Education Events, simply visit

  • Wednesday 7th June 2017, 3pm - 6pm 

Teaching Assistant Information Event

  • Tuesday 11th April 2017, 5.30pm - 7.30pm 
  • Tuesday 6th June 2017, 5.30pm - 7.30pm 

click here to book on to a Teaching Assistant Information Event.

Community Love Learning Events 

Brownlow Fold Community Learning Centre 

  • Tuesday 4th July 2017, 12.30pm - 3pm 

Deane & Derby Community Learning Centre 

  • Wednesday 12th July 2017, 1pm - 3pm

New Bury Community Learning Centre

  • Thursday 6th July 2017, 10am - 12 noon