Saturday 29 January 2022
10 – 1pm
All campuses

Discover what’s in store at our open event

Wondering what the next step in your education will be? Dream of going to university – or maybe you’re interested in an apprenticeship or a technical T Level?

Explore all your options at our upcoming open event – Saturday 29 January, 10 – 1pm.


Leeds City College Open Event

This is the perfect opportunity to find out more about our campuses and experience the Leeds City College culture for yourself. You can expect to:

  • Learn about our various courses – from vocational courses and apprenticeships to T Levels and Access diplomas (A levels are also available at our sister college, Leeds Sixth Form College)
  • Hear teachers share their passion for their chosen subjects
  • Take a tour of our campuses – whether that’s historic Printworks, modern Quarry Hill or eco-friendly Park Lane
  • Get a look at our amazing facilities – such as the Printworks Kitchen & Bar, Chroma Q Theatre and brand new gym
  • Watch demonstrations of industry-standard equipment

We look forward to seeing you there!


Where do I go?

You can visit any campus to find the subjects and departments listed below.

Park Lane Campus

  • Apprenticeships
  • Adult & Community
  • ESOL (English Speakers of Other Languages)
  • School of Applied Science
  • School of Enterprise, Employability & Events
  • School of Sport Science & Exercise
  • Student Life team
  • iLearn team
  • SEND team (Special Educational Needs and Disability)
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Printworks Campus

  • Apprenticeships
  • Adult & Community
  • School of Business
  • School of Digital & IT
  • School of Hair, Beauty & Media Makeup
  • School of Engineering
  • School of Land & Animal Sciences (at Temple Newsam)
  • School of Travel, Food & Drink
  • Student Life team
  • iLearn team
  • SEND team (Special Educational Needs and Disability)
  • Somerville House (special educational provision) team
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Quarry Hill Campus

  • Apprenticeships
  • Adult & Community
  • School of Creative Arts
    • Media, Music and Performance Production
    • Visual and Digital
  • School of Social Sciences
    • Health, Science and Social Care
    • Childhood and Education
    • Public Services
  • Student Life team
  • iLearn team
  • SEND team (Special Educational Needs and Disability)
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Frequently asked questions

What do I need to bring?

As well as your booking confirmation, we ask that you bring the following to our open event in order to ensure everyone’s safety and wellbeing:

  • A face covering
  • Hand sanitiser and wipes – hand sanitising stations will also be available across campus
  • Bottled water or anything else that will make you feel comfortable

What can I study?

When it comes to education, there’s no one-size-fits-all approach. That’s why we offer qualifications to suit every interest, learning style and level of experience.

This means you can choose to study a:

  • Vocational Level 2 qualification – equivalent to GCSEs, these courses give you an introduction to your desired industry
  • Vocational Level 3 qualification – practical, hands-on courses that give you the relevant knowledge and skills to enter a huge number of industries
  • T Levels – equivalent to three A levels, this new qualification gives you on-the-job learning in a real-life environment, helping you build skills for life
  • Access to Higher Education diploma – the alternative to A levels or vocational Level 3 qualifications, an Access course prepares for you university in just one year
  • Apprenticeships – available up to Level 7, apprenticeships give you on-the-job learning in the workplace, allowing you to earn a wage and build skills for life
  • Adult courses – available to those aged 19+, you can choose to reskill or upskill with a vocational course, progress in your career with a professional qualification or discover a new hobby with a leisure course


Did You Know?
Printworks Kitchen & Bar

Printworks Kitchen & Bar

Printworks Kitchen & Bar is a training academy which showcases some of the finest upcoming student talent in Yorkshire.

Find Out More

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