We are based in the heart of Canterbury, within easy walking distance of train and bus stations and the wide range of shops and local amenities this historic city has to offer. More importantly we can bring a wide range of training options to your business.
New, Multi- Million campus
Our exciting new £50 Million state-of-the-art city centre campus offers a modern first-class learning environment. Its industry-standard facilities ensure that should your training needs be delivered on site this will take place in the best possible surroundings.
Our new look campus buildings include:
- Animal Care Centre
- Art & Design Studios
- Children’s Centre
- Conference Facilities
- Floristry Shop
- Food Court
- Jobs Brokerage - Skills Matching Service
- Learning Resources Centre
- Motor Vehicle Workshop
- Performing Arts Theatre
- TV Studio
- Welding, Construction and Electrical Facilities
An excellent chance of success
Achievement on our training courses is above the national average. Every year over 300 Apprentices and 1500 NVQ participants benefit from training with us.
A wide choice of training and skills solutions
We offer over 300 different day, evening and short courses from essential skills to Degree level, including Apprenticeships, Train to Gain, professional qualifications and vocational Degrees.
A proven reputation
We know that Canterbury College is held in high regard by the people we train and employers, because they tell us so. The fact that so many businesses choose us for their training is proof of our reputation amongst employers. We also hold a number of prestigious awards, including the Charter Mark, Matrix Quality Standard and Investors in People Gold and are committed to the Training Quality Standard.
The people we deliver training for regularly tell us that our responsiveness, trainers’ subject knowledge and flexibility are the main strengths of Canterbury College. They also appreciate the supportive atmosphere we offer and the pro-active role of our Business Partnership Account Managers. The College has also performed well in recent OFSTED inspections being referred to as ‘a great place to learn’.
We also operate Swale Campus, where we offer a comprehensive range of training solutions.
Constant support and guidance
We have a team of Business Partnership Account Managers who will ensure you receive the training solutions that are right for your business. The Employer Journey is key to our approach.
We undertake an Organisational Needs Analysis, which can help you to identify the wider skill needs of your business. What’s more, your employees will receive appropriate advice and guidance based on initial assessment of their capability to undertake our programmes. We also have a Disability Adviser and Additional Support Team to provide information and advice to any learner with additional support needs.
Conference facilities & room hire
In addition to our extensive range of training solutions, we also offer conferencing facilities, room and venue hire services.
In short, we are the only training provider you will ever need.