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City College Plymouth

City College Plymouth is the number one further education college in the South West for 16 to 18 year old achievement. This is largely thanks to its high-quality, skills-led courses that are shaped by local employers and industry experts.

According to its most recent Ofsted report, the college is on its journey to outstanding as the close partnerships it enjoys with local businesses and organisations continue to have a positive impact on students and their development.

The college has now embarked on its revolutionary period of transformation as it seeks to become the learning destination of choice. A part of this journey, which is guided by eight crucial strategic actions, is its vision to provide revolutionary training for those in construction and the built environment industries.

The college is a part of the innovative South West Institute of Technology and it is utilising the latest in digital and technological developments to ensure its students have the latest knowledge and most up-to-date skills and ultimately contributing to creating the most dynamic and skilled workforce the city has ever seen.

Why is the college supporting Building Plymouth?

City College aims to be at the very heart of the community by supporting this vital industry and taking tomorrow’s training techniques and offering them to our students today. We want our students to be passionate about their chosen sectors, and inspire them to be the best they can be.

The college acknowledges some of the challenges currently facing the industry and it is dedicated to being part of a close network that is actively looking to turn these challenges into opportunities that result in a city where all want to live, work and thrive.