Care, Community, Education & Counselling

Providing a wealth of opportunities for future career development, we’ll guide you through the theory and practical techniques needed to succeed in these rewarding sectors.

What we offer

Studying with us, you’ll benefit from high-profile guest speakers, interactive sessions and valuable work experience positions. Learn important sector-specific skills while developing your communication, organisation, empathy and compassion to get ahead in a career in care or education.

Course options

With a variety of Further Education courses, such as A Levels, Diplomas and Access Courses, you can gain the knowledge you need to continue on to employment or Higher Education. Our Higher Education Foundation Degrees are a great base from which to build your career, or enrol in an Apprenticeship and learn in a real working environment while studying with us at the College.

Courses for adults

For adults, we offer an extensive selection of part-time and career development courses. Learn the skills that will help you to care for a loved one, or gain the qualifications you need to begin a career in education.

Courses A-Z

BA (Hons) Education & Training Full time Truro College
Certificate in Education Full time Truro College
Certificate in Education Part time Truro College
Childcare & Education - CACHE Level 3 Extended Diploma Full time Penwith College
Children’s Play, Learning & Development - Level 2 Full time Penwith College
Children’s Play, Learning & Development - Level 3 Full time Truro College
Exploring the Caring Sectors - Level 1 Certificate Full time Truro College
FdA Childhood Education Full time Truro College
FdA Childhood Education Full time Penwith College
FdA Children & Young People’s Workforce Full time Truro College
FdA Children & Young People’s Workforce Full time Penwith College
FdSc Community Studies (Development & Youth Work) Full time Penwith College
HNC Children & Young People’s Workforce Full time Truro College
HNC Children & Young People’s Workforce Full time Penwith College
Health and Social Care (Health Studies) - Level 3 Extended Diploma Full time Truro College
Health and Social Care - Level 1 Diploma Full time Penwith College
Health and Social Care - Level 2 Diploma Full time Penwith College
Health and Social Care - Level 2 Diploma Full time Truro College
Health and Social Care - Level 3 Extended Certificate Full time Penwith College
Health and Social Care - Level 3 Extended Diploma Full time Penwith College
Health and Social Care - Level 3 Extended Diploma Full time Truro College
Postgraduate Certificate in Education Full time Truro College
Postgraduate Certificate in Education Part time Truro College