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Open Days

Our Open Days are designed to let you experience what being a student at The Sheffield College is like and to help you plan your career journey.

Sector Open Days

In 2023, our sector-specific Open Days provide you with an opportuntiy to get a more in-depth look at the study programmes, university level qualifications, qualifications for adults or Apprenticeship available in your chosen industry or sector!

At our Sector Open Days, you will be able to:

  • take part in interactive taster sessions in the careers you want to achieve
  • get advice from our award-winning careers team on how to achieve those careers
  • watch live lessons, demonstrations and workshops
  • talk to the people who will be teaching you and find out more about our qualifications
  • view work by our current students
  • tour our fantastic facilities
  • make applications and get application support
  • find out more about how we can support you during your studies

All events will run from 4pm - 6pm. Please check the event page for the location.

Click on the links below to book your place!

25th January 2023

Health, Education and Care

Science and Dental

Hospitality and Travel

Hair and Beauty

9th February 2023

Creative and Design

Music and Performing Arts

28th February 2023

Engineering and Automotive

Construction and Building Trades

Computing

16th March 2023

The Sheffield Sixth Form

Business and Professional

29th March 2023

Animal Care and Land-based

Sport

Public Services

What to expect at an Open Day?

Our Open Days are the best way to get a real taste of college life and find out more about which study programme or Apprenticeship is right for you.

At each event, you will have the opportunity to:

  • tour our campuses - explore communal areas such as our libraries, refectories, coffee shops and break-out spaces
  • find out about our new T Level qualification offer for September 2023. T Levels are a brand new 2-year qualification that mix classroom learning and industry experience in order to give you the skills and knowledge to help you progress into your dream career - click here for more information

  • check out the facilities you will be learning in, from our professional standard theatre and drama studios to our art and design workshops, animal grooming salons and TV studio
  • meet your future tutors - ask them about the study programmes you're interested in and the typical entry requirements you will need
  • see the type of work you will be doing on your study programme and meet some of our current students
  • get more information about our different study options - figure out whether a full-time study programme or Apprenticeship is the right approach for you
  • access support with your maths and English qualifications
  • speak to our in-house Careers Team - if you've got a career in mind, but aren't sure how to get there, our Careers Team can help you figure out the best steps

Also available on the night:

  • submit an application with support from our Admissions Team
  • find out about the support we provide all of our students with
  • check whether you may be eligible for financial support
  • meet our SEND Team and speak to them about any additional support needs you may have

Each event will cover all types of study, including Adult, Access to University Level, Apprenticeships, Study Programmes for school leavers and University Level.


 

More information

For more information, please keep an eye on our social media channels: 

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thesheffieldcollege

Twitter: https://twitter.com/sheffcol

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/sheffcol/


If you have any questions about our upcoming Open Days, please contact: