Start of year guide

We have created a start of year checklist so new and returning students, parents and carers can find all the information needed to make the start of term as seamless as possible. You can find this checklist and other important information in the Start of Year Guide.

Sign the pledge

Please complete the form below to submit a Pledge and to indicate the work experience and/or work-related opportunities you can provide. Many thanks for engaging with, supporting and shaping the future workforce.

The Truro and Penwith College Pledge

Our Pledge initiative drives work experience and work-related opportunities for young people across Cornwall. With your support, the College aims to raise awareness of quality career opportunities, raise aspirations, retain talent and support skills gaps with motivated young people who are inspired to pursue careers in the region and shape our future workforce.


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Benefitting Young People

Truro and Penwith College is committed to providing the best possible experience for our learners along with the tools they need to successfully achieve in their future careers.

Providing work experience and a variety of work-related opportunities for every single learner is a key part of this, including raising awareness of quality careers available right here in Cornwall, and awareness of employers offering quality career opportunities in the region.

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Benefitting Business

If you are able to offer a work placement and/or work-related opportunities, you will benefit from fresh ideas, identifying new talent, opportunities for your staff to develop in mentoring and supervisory skills and the reputational benefits of supporting young people.

Please complete our simple form below to engage with young people at a level that suits you and your organisation.

Pledge Form

Provide students with valuable real-world work experience or work related opportunities.
Foster stronger connections between the college and local businesses.
Promote community engagement and support the development of a skilled workforce in Cornwall.

If you want to discover how Truro & Penwith College could support your business with apprenticeships, bespoke training solutions, or professional qualifications, then please visit our Employer Hub to find out more.

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