Take control of your future career with Bournemouth & Poole College

We are the largest provider of Further Education and Apprenticeships in the area. Our inspiring teaching and learning aims to develop our students’ work skills, life skills and knowledge, so we can help to build a thriving local economy and community.

Just some of the great reasons to study with us

• We’re a great place to study. 9/10 students would recommend us to a friend

• 98% of our apprentices gain employment, or stay with their Apprenticeship employer as a permanent employee!

• Our students win awards. Recently Chloe won the Bronze BTEC Award for Science Learner of the Year for 2020

• We came out on top for English and Maths in the National Achievement Rate Table by scoring 14% above the national average!

• Support at our college is second to none. From mental health coaches to personal development tutors, we have it covered

• We are committed to developing our students’ employability skills. Employability is embedded in everything we do

• Our Careers Advice team are Matrix accredited and offer impartial advice on the future career choices for students across the local area

• We have an award-winning students’ union

• We invest in our facilities. Dorset LEP has recently invested over £700,000 into upgrade projects including in Construction, Engineering and Media