Courses for school leavers in Bristol
We are Bristol’s college. City of Bristol College offers a broad range of A Levels, vocational and technical courses and apprenticeships to suit everybody. Wherever you join us from, we have the right course to get you moving towards a bright future.
Our exciting, dynamic Centres located across the city are an inspiring place to learn, with state-of-the-art facilities and industry-standard equipment to replicate real working environments. Among our amazing facilities you’ll find our City Salons and City Restaurants, an aircraft hangar, construction trade work rooms, creative studios, our animal care centre and much more.
Not sure what to study?
If you’re not sure what you want to study, we can help. Our Career Coach is designed to match you with careers that might suit you based on your interests, and you can also view our prospectus to explore all our courses.
Your future comes first at City of Bristol College, which is why 16-18 year olds are guaranteed a place with us. Even if you don’t get the grades you expected, or change your mind about what you want to study, our friendly and helpful staff will help to find you a course you’ll love at the right level for you.
Courses for school leavers
Here to support you
We all need support from time to time, and at City of Bristol College we have plenty of services available to help you thrive during your time with us.
Our ONTRACK promise to our students ensures that if you’re not on target to reach your goals, we will work together to put steps in place to help you get where you need to be. All students have a Study Coach or Personal Tutor who is there to help you access the support you need, and our Study Plus team offers tailored advice, assessment and support if you need help with your studies.
You can find out more about the different types of support available: