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Covid-19 Update

Given the Covid-19 pandemic, the College calendar has been changed for the first term of the 2020/21 academic year and has introduced a two-week October half term break. This break is from Monday 19 to Friday 30 October during which time the College is closed to Learners. The College office will be open from Monday 19 to Friday 23 October (telephone/email enquiries open) and closed from Monday 26 October to Friday 30 October (telephone/email enquiries closed until Monday 2 November). From 2 November we are increasing the areas in which a face mask or covering is required to be worn.

General information

From Monday 2 November we are increasing the areas in which a face mask or covering is required to be worn. A face mask or covering is required to be worn at all times by learners when inside with the only exception being when seated and eating. 

Our Learner information has been updated, please click here for more information.

Opening times

The College has remained open throughout the Covid-19 pandemic and since the beginning of the academic year learners have returned to onsite learning for all, or the majority of, their planned hours as per government guidelines which are closely being monitored. 

The College calendar has been changed for the first term of the 2020/21 academic year and the College has introduced a two-week October half term break. This break is from Monday 19 to Friday 30 October during which time the College is closed to Learners. The College office will be open from Monday 19 to Friday 23 October (telephone/email enquiries open) and closed from Monday 26 October to Friday 30 October (telephone/email enquiries closed until Monday 2 November).

The first term ends on 11 December and the second term of the 2020/21 academic year is planned to begin on Monday 4 January 2021.

Upcoming dates

15th October

Online Open Event

19th to 30th October

Half term

11th December

End of Term 1

The full College calendar can be viewed here.

East Avenue Restaurant, Avenue Salons and MOT Testing

East Avenue Restaurant, Avenue Salons and MOT Testing are now open with Covid-19 secure restrictions and subject to Government guidelines.

Gym and Studio

The gym and studio will be closed until further notice. These areas are currently being used for teaching and assessment only. Shower facilities are open for staff and learners.

External bookings and visitors

We are currently not taking external bookings for College facilities until further notice. Visitors are asked to contact the College via phone, email or chosen video call platform wherever possible.