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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National Eyes on Cornwall Stadium Vote

While local and regional media has been intensely focused on, and supportive of, the Stadium for Cornwall project, ahead of the deciding…

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Molly prepares to reach new heights at Commonwealth Games

The Easter holidays for most 18-year-olds involves catching up with friends and enjoying some well-deserved lie-ins, but this isn’t the…

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Diversity boost with Cornwall’s first listed SELT course provider

The future of Cornwall’s cultural diversity has been given a significant boost with the announcement that a leading College is…

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King of Confidence

Whether heading off into employment, taking your first steps into university life or simply having the courage to send something back in a…

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Sustainability high on the agenda

University level students recently spent time with the Sea Fisheries Committee to learn about the methods, practices and legislation in…

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Successful Foundation Studies event shows the opportunities available

The room was buzzing and packed wall-to-wall with attendees at the Foundation Studies Transition Event in the Kenwyn Building of Truro…

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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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65 University Level Courses

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55 Apprenticeship programmes

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200 Business training options

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