Open Events

Join us at one of our Open Events where we bring careers to life

What to expect at an Open Event

Our Open Events are a great way for you to get a feel for the courses we offer, explore your career choices and discuss your options.

Whilst visiting us you can:

  • Tour our fantastic facilities
  • Discuss your future options
  • Explore courses and Apprenticeships suited to you
  • Meet our industry-experienced tutors

Book on to one of our Open Events below, and take a look at our frequently asked questions.

Click on a date below to book your place at one of our Open Events

Every Day is an Open Day at Dearne Valley College!

If you aren’t able to make one of our Open Events, or would rather come for a personal visit during a weekday, you are very welcome to do so, contact the team on

Or you can contact us in a variety of ways and ask any questions that you may have about College.

Our other campuses

Looking to study closer to Rotherham town centre?
Visit one of our Rotherham College Open Events.

Looking to study closer to Worksop?
Visit one of our North Notts College Open Events.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do my friends and family also need a ticket for the Open Event?

Only people interested in studying with us and their parents/carers need a ticket, however your friends and other family members are more than welcome to accompany you.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

You don’t have to bring a printed copy of your ticket to the event.

You will be sent a QR code via email that we can scan on your arrival, or we can ask for your full name when you arrive.

Is there parking available?

There are pay to park car parks available on Percy Street, Drummond Street, Forge Island and the Wellgate multi-storey.

There are also great transport links for buses and trains.