Truro and Penwith College is rated Ofsted Outstanding and widely respected as one of the best colleges in the country.

We offer a range of educational choices, supported by modern resources, inspirational teaching and purpose-built facilities.

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Future Skills for Future Cornwall

A new pioneering package of training, state of the art facilities and cutting-edge adult courses has been launched as part of the…

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New PPD Leaders explains why their department can change lives

‘PPD’ or ‘Personal Professional Development’ is a curriculum area at Truro and Penwith College which is crucially important and is…

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Congratulations to our second netball team on winning the league.

The girls have only lost one game in the entire season making them Champions of the AoC Sport Southwest Division One.

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Penwith College Student wins The Historical Associations UK wide Great Debate!

Congratulations to Kit Renshaw-Hammond, for winning the final of the Historical Associations Great Debate held at Windsor Castle last month.

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Routes into Nursing and Care

The NHS is one of the biggest employers in the world, with 1.4 million staff, while social care in the UK employs 1.6 million people. With…

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Meet Vicky, our Health, Care and Education Leader

Vicky Wood, our Team Leader for Health, Care and Education, has been speaking passionately about the impact that the students of her…

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With over 750 courses to choose from, ranging from entry level to postgraduate, your options are well and truly open.

So whether you'd like to take up a new hobby or pursue a career path, you're in the right place.

223 Courses for ages 16-18

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34 University Level Courses

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40+ Apprenticeship programmes

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200 Business training options

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