The choice of college and course you make now could shape the rest of your life: we want to help you make the right choice. This is a great time to come and study at Fareham College. With outstanding student success rates making us the highest performing College in Hampshire and the 8th highest performing General Further Education College in the Country.
We have become the first choice college for over 2,000 full-time students and 2,500 part-time students in southeast Hampshire. Whatever you are interested in we are sure we will have the right programme for you. From highly technical subjects to job-specific courses, we have the widest choice in the area.
By studying at Fareham College you will become part of an exceptional learning environment. CEMAST, our £12m Centre of Excellence for Engineering and Manufacturing Advanced Skills Training, will open its doors in September 2014 and the year after our Bishopsfield Road Campus will also open a £14m investment in brand new state-of-the-art facilities.
We have received a number of external awards, but we are most proud of the recognition from our students. 95% tell us they feel respected and safe here, that the teaching is good, and they would recommend the College to a friend.
The Higher Education (HE) courses we offer here at Fareham College are designed to take you to the next stage in your career. Our growing number of FE students is testament to the quality of the course delivery which is being constantly reviewed and improved.
We are committed to providing you with the best learning experience possible and whatever your age, background or qualifications, we are sure that we can help you to realise your aspirations. We welcome all students, whether returning to study after a break or direct from school or college. We welcome and encourage diversity at Fareham College, offering extensive professional support to all students with disabilities, special learning needs or other requirements. Coming to college means making new friends and mixing education with a great social life. You will find all you need at Fareham College to help you get great results and achieve your goals, but have fun along the way.
If you're a business, we can provide you with help and advice on your staff training needs through Workforce Development programmes. We are very experienced in training for business and understand the importance of relevant staff training to help your business thrive. Contact Claire Middleton our Employment Services Manager directly for friendly, impartial advice on any aspect of business/staff training and you will find out why Fareham College has a reputation for delivering training that matches the needs of our local and regional employers.
We are committed to providing the best support and learning opportunities for all of our students, in an environment where there is mutual respect and equality of opportunity for students and staff. Equality at Fareham College means that we provide an accessible and supportive educational experience for all. Our commitment to our students and staff, and our expectations of them are enshrined in our core values, Respect, Innovate and Excel.
I look forward to welcoming you to Fareham College.
Nigel Duncan MBA, Flfl, MHCIMA
Principal and Chief Executive