We are the largest provider of Further Education & Apprenticeships in Dorset

Take control of your future career and join a College that will treat you like an adult and give you the support to succeed.

Study local and benefit from smaller class sizes, outstanding staff, excellent support and savings on university fees.

It's never too late to learn and gaining a qualification can help you update your skills and give you an edge.

Fire it up with an Apprenticeship and combine gaining a nationally recognised qualification, earning a wage with on-the-job training!

We understand that helping your son or daughter decide the future of their education is a big decision.

The Bournemouth & Poole College works with around 2,000 businesses at any time across the local area.

Our international students study alongside thousands of UK students, providing a mix of learning and culture.

Latest news

Wednesday, 10 August 2022

Bournemouth & Poole College and Caterpillar are celebrating more than ten years of apprenticeship placements and are recognizing a key member of the Caterpillar team for her contributions to the successful endeavor.

Sandra Orchard, facilities engineering supervisor at Caterpillar Marine Power UK Ltd, who initiated the program in 2012, announced her retirement earlier this year.

Wednesday, 03 August 2022

Bournemouth & Poole College are proud to announce their Level 3 CIM awarded marketing courses have been recognised by the Chartered Institute of Marketing for a 100% achievement rate. This gives the college status as an accredited CIM provider.