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B&FC hosts WorldSkills National Competition Final

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UK WorldSkills Competition at B&FC

B&FC are delighted to be one of seven venues hosting the National Competition Finals of WorldSkills across the UK this week.

With competitions ranging from Make up to Metalwork, Nails to Networking, there's a real diversity of skills on display and competitors going for gold from all four corners of the country.

As well as the drama of the competition, there is also a Skills Village where different curriculum areas are showcasing their skills alongside BAE Systems, one of our longstanding industry partners who are supporting the event.

Events at B&FC

OPEN EVENT -Saturday 7 January 2023 10.30am - 2.30pm

Join us at our Bispham Campus for our open event for school leavers, adult learners and degree students.

MARITIME OPEN EVENT - Saturday 21 January 2023 10.30am - 2.30pm

Join us at our Fleetwood Nautical Campus and find out where one maritime course could take you.

Events for Schools 2022 - 2023

Every academic year our School Liaison Team organise a variety of events to engage Year 10 and Year 11 students in our curriculum, show them what facilities are on offer and give them a taste of what studying here could be like.

Financial and study support

What our students say...

Owen Preston, T Level Construction

"Construction is my passion. The course is really informative and the tutor support is unbelievable. I chose the T Level Construction at B&FC because the course focuses on a variety of different areas and has allowed me so many opportunities."

Why B&FC...

  • Spearheading...

    ... high quality technical and professional education across the Fylde Coast since 1892.

  • Delivering…

    … the largest degree provision of any single College in the UK.

  • Pioneering...

    … Higher and Degree Apprenticeships from Aerospace to Nuclear Engineering.

"We recently selected B&FC as Vodafone Group’s primary learning provider for our level 6 degree apprentices. The feedback B&FC received from current apprentices and partnering organisations was amongst the best for the Level 6 Digital and Technology Solutions Degree. Since engaging with B&FC they have been nothing short of brilliant and we are so happy to have brought them on board; I am sure they will provide a fantastic learning experience for our apprentices.”
Vodafone Group Services Limited
“Blackpool and The Fylde College have always provided an outstanding service and we cannot recommend them highly enough. A professional, friendly team who are easy to deal with and quickly resolve any queries we may have. Their courses are well run and the onsite new facilities are fantastic.”
Fylde Coast Accident Repair Centre Ltd
“As Widening Participation and Apprenticeship Manager at the Trust, I would like to thank Blackpool and The Fylde College for the support they give to our apprentices in helping them to achieve their educational and career goals. I look forward to working with B&FC for our future business needs and look forward to observing the success of our apprentices who embark on an apprenticeship with B&FC.”
Blackpool Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
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B&FC News

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