One of the best ways to find out what life as a Runshaw student is like is to come to an open event. We hold these events throughout the year. They are a great opportunity to meet the staff who will teach you, talk with current students and to explore our beautiful campuses.
Runshaw Adult College Open Events
Come along to our Open Event at our Chorley campus and find out more about our Apprenticeships, Further Adult Education and University Courses! Learn about our compact timetables, our lower tuition fees, our one-to-one learning support and how 97% of our graduates go on to further education or employment within six months of completing their course with us!
Our next Open Event is on Wednesday 21 March 2018 4.00pm – 7.00pm
Apprenticeships – study work related qualifications whilst gaining practical skills from the workplace and earning a wage. Anyone living in England, aged 16 or over and not in full time education can apply to become an Apprentice. If you are already employed you can also apply to become an Apprentice as part of your Continuous Professional Development.
- Adult Care Worker
- Beauty Therapy
- Business Administration
- Children & Young People’s Workforce
- Digital Marketing
- Education & Training
- Healthcare Support
- HR Support/Consultant
- IT Technician/Developer
- Lab Technician
- Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools
University Courses – Our university courses are designed specifically to advance your career prospects. They combine university studies with the skills employers seek, putting you in the very best position to gain your first graduate job when you leave us.
- Children, Young People & Their Services
- Community & Social Care: Policy & Practice
- Criminology & Criminal Justice
- Computer Aided Engineering
- Psychology & Criminology
- Public Services, Prisons & Law Enforcement
- Sports Coaching
- PGCE/Certificate in Education
- Tourism & Events Management
Access to Higher Education (HE) courses – These courses prepare you for university and can be your passport to an entirely new career.
- Access to HE: Health & Social Care
- Access to HE: Social Sciences
- Access to HE: Policing & Criminal Investigation
Adult Education courses – Our courses are taught over a convenient, purpose built timetable designed not only to help you succeed, but to also help you balance work and family commitments around your studies.
- Art & Design
- Hair & Beauty
- Teaching Assistants
- Human Resources
- FREE Maths & English*
*Free if you don’t currently hold A*-C or equivalent
Runshaw Sixth Form College Open Days
Runshaw College hosts three open evenings a year, with great fun activities and experiences at each one! We also host a special daytime, Saturday open day in September too. These events are held at our Leyland Campus. Our open events are a great opportunity to meet staff and current students, explore our campus and get advice about A Levels, Vocational courses and Apprenticeships.