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

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Apprenticeships for Tri-Service Safety Officers are national first

Cornwall’s Tri-Service Safety Officers who can respond to fire and ambulance calls and support police work are enhancing their skills…

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Local lecturer to represent GB in Triathlon

Going from music lecturer to Cornish Triathlon Champion last year, Dan Solly from Lostwithiel has continued to excel in his races, which…

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Local college’s training restaurants maintain AA College Rosettes

After a recent round of inspections, Truro and Penwith College’s training restaurants Senara and Spires have continued to impress as they…

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Varsity basketball tournament first of its kind

The three corners of Cornwall collided recently when three local College met for a varsity basketball tournament to see who would emerge…

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Access students wow judges at presentation

A year of hard work recently culminated in a round of presentations for some local Access students, which were delivered in front of a panel…

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Local Rugby Academy takes on Portuguese tournament

Over the Easter holidays, Truro College Rugby Academy students travelled to Lisbon for the prestigious Portugal Youth Rugby Invitational…

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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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