Cornwall College


Cornwall College

Coordinates: 50°20′46″N 4°47′06″W / 50.346°N 4.785°W / 50.346; -4.785

Cornwall College
Cornwall Coll logo.jpg
Type Further Education College
Principal Dave Linnell
Location

Camborne
Newquay
Saltash
St Austell
Rosewarne (Duchy College)
Stoke Climsland (Duchy College)

Falmouth
Staff 2,800[1]
Students 45,000 (10% full–time, 90% part-time)[1]
Ages 14+
Website Cornwall College

Cornwall College is a further education college situated on various sites throughout Cornwall with its main centre in St Austell. The college is a member of the 157 Group of high performing schools.[2] It is part of the Combined Universities in Cornwall, and offers higher education courses to master's degree level under franchise from the University of Plymouth.

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Awards

Cornwall College is the only college in South West England to be a Centre of Vocational Excellence (CoVE) in four areas.[citation needed] The college also has five AoC Beacon Awards, highlighting the College’s ability to work in partnership with external organisations.[citation needed] It is one of 26 training providers to have been awarded the UK government's training quality standard. [3][dead link][citation needed]

Campuses

There are seven campuses within the Cornwall College group, at Camborne, Newquay, Saltash, St Austell, Duchy College, Rosewarne and Stoke Climsland, and Falmouth Marine School.[4]

Alumni

  • John Barnes, 5th Baron Gorell, Chartered surveyor
  • George Eustice MP for Camborne and Redruth
  • Richard D. James musician

References

  1. ^ a b "CC FOI Scheme Introduction". http://www.cornwall.ac.uk/cc/index.php?dlrid=1442. Retrieved 13 Nov 2009. 
  2. ^ 157 Group. Retrieved 29 July 2010.
  3. ^ Training Quality standard
  4. ^ "Cornwall College - Our Campuses". Cornwall College. 2008-07-29. http://www.cornwall.ac.uk/cc/index.php?page=_Corporate_Information&subpage=_Our_Campuses. Retrieved 2008-07-29. 

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