Penwith College Open Day - Saturday 28 November 2020

Come and discover the difference of an Outstanding education. Tour the campus, meet teaching staff to discuss your options and have-a-go at a range of interactive activities.

10am - 3pm

Meet the staff, tour the campus and find out about life as a student at one of the best colleges in the country.

Truro and Penwith's College's blend of modern, spacious facilities combined with a community atmosphere creates the perfect environment for study.

Highlighted Activities

Zennor Building - College what’s it all about? Talk includes information regarding the application process, courses available, college life in the Zennor Lecture theatre at 12 midday

Zennor Building - Apprenticeship Talk - 10.30 am in Zennor Conference room Z109

Zennor Z305 Computer Games, Animation and VfX - come and have a VR experience, try digital drawing and enter one of our games competitions

Zennor Z212 Beauty - Fantasy Nail Art competition. Starts at 10am, judging 12.15. Come and see these works of art in progress. Hairdressing and beuaty demonstrations will be ongoing throughout the day in the adjacent salons.

Nanjizal - Visit our Pop Up Art Exhibition in N201 where you can have a go at screen printing

Gwenvor - Have a go at bricklaying, carpentry and painting & decorating

Porthcurno - Fitness testing with the sports team

Lamorna - Visit the Jobshop and see how they can support your employment search or quest for work experience.

What can I expect?

On Arrival

If you're planning to travel by car, parking for the event will be clearly signposted. There are also bus stops on the main road outside of the campus. To view the latest and upcoming timetables please visit the FIRST WEBSITE. 

Upon arrival, make sure you visit Sennen reception where you can pick up an event guide and our friendly Student Ambassadors can point you in the right direction. After that, the campus is yours to explore!

While you're there

There is a lot to see and do at the Open Event so we recommend that you choose a selection of courses that you are interested in and head over to those locations for more details. Our friendly team of tutors and staff will be on-hand to help you with any queries you may have.

There will also be fantastic activities and experiences to take part in around the campus to give you an understanding of the 'Outstanding' facilities and opportunities that are available. Make sure you take full advantage of the workshops and informative talks throughout the day and have a wander around the campus; all buildings will be open, including Senara Restaurant, so you can grab a cake and a hot drink.