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World Youth Skills Day 2021

15 July, 2021

Students Logo Design Unveiled at The Hut

06 July, 2021

End of Year Construction Awards 2021

06 July, 2021

End of Year Awards for Construction

06 July, 2021

Wakefield College work placements with Sewell Construction

01 July, 2021

The CIOB present awards to Construction Students

29 June, 2021

A T Level Treat for the Wakefield College Team

24 June, 2021

Yorkshire colleges announce plans for merger

23 June, 2021

Fun and Games at the First Games Careers Week

16 June, 2021

Wish You Were Here | A Pink Floyd Livestream Experience

07 June, 2021

HGV Truck Donation for Automotive Students

02 June, 2021

Wakefield College Film Festival | WCFF | Day 2

23 May, 2021

Wakefield College Film Festival | WCFF | Day 1

22 May, 2021

Construction Lands at Thornes

19 May, 2021

Sewell Construction appointed an Industry Partner of Wakefield College

17 May, 2021

Students Bring Positivity to a Local Care Home

07 May, 2021

Get SET students raise money for Student Crisis Charity

05 May, 2021

New Construction Course Free Trial for Employers

04 May, 2021

National Finalist for Apprenticeship Provider Award

04 May, 2021

How former Wakefield College student Francis Lee became an award-winning film director

27 April, 2021

Screen Yorkshire and Wakefield College to build bridges into TV and film Industries

23 February, 2021

Media Students get to Experience Wakefield

22 February, 2021

Ask An Apprentice

10 February, 2021

Engineering a brighter future

09 February, 2021

Performing Arts 2021 promo video

03 February, 2021

New Covid-19 testing site opens at Wakefield College

03 February, 2021

Strip - Little Mix Dance Performance by Dance Students

27 January, 2021

National Apprenticeships Week 2021

27 January, 2021

One Photo, One Vision

21 January, 2021

Wakefield College to host Virtual Employer Event

15 January, 2021

Events

October
20
Wednesday
Open Evening

Visit our Open Evening to find out more about our courses, talk to the tutors and take a tour of our fantastic facilities. Your career starts here and we’ll be covering options for school leavers, including T Levels and Apprenticeships, higher education and options for adults.

Wednesday, 20 October, 2021

From 05.00pm to 07.00pm

Format and location of events are to be confirmed. Registrations open soon.

Nov
20
Open Day

11.00am, Saturday, 20 November, 2021

Format and location of events are to be confirmed. Registrations open soon.

Feb
16
Open Evening

05.00pm, Wednesday, 16 February, 2022

Format and location of events are to be confirmed. Registrations open soon.

Jun
18
Open Day

11.00am, Saturday, 18 June, 2022

Format and location of events are to be confirmed. Registrations open soon.

Virtual Open Event Videos

Virtual Open Event
19 June, 2021

Join us for our Virtual Open Event! We'll be streaming LIVE here on Saturday, 19th June from 11am with staff & student interviews, Q&As, virtual campus tours, college updates and more.

Virtual Open Event
24 February, 2021

We’ll be taking a more in-depth look of some of our specific course offerings with course demonstrations, performances, Q&As, student interviews, prize competitions and more!

The Virtual HE Roadshow
30 January, 2021

Find out how a degree-level qualification could help boost your career aspirations in 2021.

Course Focused - Virtual Open Event
21 November, 2020

Take a more in-depth look of some of our specific course offerings with course demonstrations, performances, Q&As, student interviews, prize competitions and more!

Virtual Open Event
14 October, 2020

Staff interviews, Q&As, virtual campus tours, college updates and more.

Virtual Open Event
15 July, 2020

If you’ve applied or are considering applying to the College, our staff talk about all the amazing things you can expect from studying here at Wakefield College.

Virtual Open Event
20 June, 2020

Our very first Virtual Open Event live stream with staff interviews, Q&As, college updates, virtual tours and more.

The Feed

Blooming Display
Blooming Display

The Wakefield BID annual summer display, planted by Wakefield College horticulture students as part of the Wakefield Horticulture Partnership, coming into flower.

Horticulture
14 July, 2021
Students Origami Art Flies High
Students Origami Art Flies High

The Ridings Shopping Centre really loving their aerial display of a flock of individually crafted origami birds created by the talented students of Wakefield College!

The aerial sculpture really adds a splash of colour and makes everyone smile every time they walk past it.

Art, Media & Design
14 July, 2021
ECT Student of the Year
ECT Student of the Year

The girl smashed it! Teegan is the Wakefield College ECT student of the year! Recipe for success, fantastic attendance, great effort, lots of perseverance. ECT allows Year 11 students the opportunity to access a vocational course at College, provides progression to FE and a line of sight to employment…

Hospitality & Catering
30 June, 2021
Wella visit Hair & Beauty Students
Wella visit Hair & Beauty Students

A huge thank you to Zoe from Wella for coming in today to give our students some product knowledge training. Throughout the academic year different suppliers come into college to give our students some extra training alongside their chosen course.

Hair & Beauty
15 June, 2021
Ex Rugby Player Coaches Students
Ex Rugby Player Coaches Students

Ex Rugby League player/ coach and Athlete Mentor, Paul Broadbent delivered a session and presentation to some of our sports students this week. Great day and a lot learnt. 

Sport
10 June, 2021
Wish You Were Here | A Pink Floyd Livestream Experience

The School of Popular Music at Wakefield College is proud to present 'Wish You Were Here' - A Pink Floyd Livestream Experience with a variety…

Music
7 June, 2021