It's Not Too Late!

It’s Not Too Late to Study at Dearne Valley College

10 September 2020

Thinking about how education could help you reach your personal and professional ambitions? It’s not too late to apply to study with us.

If you’ve decided sixth form isn’t for you, you’re looking for a career change or are having second thoughts about the college course you’ve chosen then check out our wide range of courses, degrees and apprenticeships.

If you’re a parent and don’t know what options are available to your child, we have it covered. Take a look at our advice for parents.

We have spaces in a range of subjects including Animal Care, Childcare, Computing and Digital, Construction, FLEX, Hair and Beauty, Health and Social Care, Land-based Industries, Maths and English, Motor Vehicle, Public Services and Sport.

All courses are taught by a terrific team of industry-experienced tutors who bring real-world knowledge, skills and passion to their teaching. We have excellent employer links which ensures you’ll gain sought-after skills which employers are looking for whilst opening up a world of hands-on learning with opportunities for work experience and potential future employment.

Our fantastic facilities mean you can get to grips with learning in environments and workshops which mirror the real world of work – all kitted out with the latest equipment and tools.

You can build a career in Construction in dedicated workshops. You can kick off your career in sport by using the College’s on-site sports and fitness centre, AstroTurf pitches and Manvers boathouse and lake. You can also cultivate your Animal Care skills with access to mammals and reptiles from across the world on-site in specialist animal housing facilities.

Previous students have gone on to bright futures. Dearne Valley College Sport graduate Michael Blythe is now a successful self-employed Sport and Exercise Consultant.

Michael said: “The most beneficial things about gaining my qualifications at Dearne Valley College are that I’ve been able to work in an industry I love for over twenty years and travel around the country and Europe helping a variety of people.

“That was one of the main reasons I chose to study at Dearne Valley College; the dedicated sport facilities, friendly and relaxed environment and the great reputation for Sport courses offered here.”


It’s not too late to find your future. Explore our available courses and apply today or call 01709 513355 to speak to our friendly Learner Recruitment team.

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