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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Leaving behind a legacy for generations

One of Cornwall’s most experienced educators has been reflecting on her career and legacy as she retires from the profession after an…

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Scarlett is one of the top students in the world

A Fowey student is celebrating being the highest achiever in Cornwall and one of the highest in the world, after receiving an incredible…

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South West first for out of this world apprenticeship

The development of the South West’s first Space Engineering Technician apprenticeship was announced on Friday at a special event attended…

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Cornwall Apprenticeship Awards set to return in 2021

After an exceptional year, Truro and Penwith College is looking forward to celebrating exceptional achievement and the resurgence or…

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College investing in the future of Cornwall

Through continued investment in infrastructure, qualifications and the futures of Cornwall’s young people, Ofsted Outstanding Truro and…

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Haven’t applied? 16-18 qualifications explained…

We meet many students who know they’d like to study at Truro and Penwith College, but are not sure which qualification type is right for…

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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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55 Apprenticeship programmes

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200 Business training options

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