Our Health, Care and Education courses help you develop the skills you need to improve your career and academic prospects for the future.

Whether you’re just embarking on your chosen career or want to progress in your current role, Bournemouth & Poole College provides the knowledge and skills you need to succeed. You’ll have access to The College’s fantastic facilities and a team of tutors with a wealth of industry experience.

To work in Health, Care or Education, you must be able to work as part of a team and independently. You will also need to use your initiative and have lots of patience. If this sounds like you, then you’ll feel right at home at the College. 

Currently there are over 30,000 Health and Social Care jobs and 16,000 Education and Childcare jobs in Dorset, making them two of our area's major industries.*

All of our courses help you to develop the skills you need to improve your career and academic prospects for the future. This could mean working in the NHS, the private sector, local authorities or in the voluntary sectors or for anyone who is responsible for supporting or caring for someone or a group of people, within a senior role. Our courses are developed with industry in mind, meaning you’ll leave with the skills and knowledge that employers are looking for.

If you have a passion for the Health, Care or Education sectors then we can offer you top-of-the-range facilities, expert teaching staff and courses that get you jobs.

From courses to careers!

Thinking about your career - at The Bournemouth & Poole College we know that getting a good qualification is only part of the story. It's what it leads to that's really important. Our interactive widget below can help you understand some of the careers that our courses lead too, with average salries, current employment and predicted growth over the next couple of years.

*(Source: Vector Dorset)