Discover Calderdale College
Join us at our Virtual Open Event on Tuesday 9 March, 4 – 7pm. We can’t wait to meet you!
You’ll have the chance to speak to our tutors, see our fantastic facilities and ask us all the questions you have about becoming a Calderdale College student – all from the safety and comfort of your own home!
We know choosing the right course can be difficult, that’s why we’ve got lots of live course sessions throughout the event. Choose as many sessions as you like on the booking form and we will send you a link to join nearer the time.
While you wait for the event to start, browse the videos below from our recent Hello College event to find out about our wide range of courses and levels.
Ready to apply?
You can apply for your chosen course(s) online by clicking the ‘Apply Now’ button on a course page. This will take you to our online portal where you will be able to create an account and apply.
If you would like to talk through the process or have any questions please contact our Advice and Guidance team on 01422 399 367 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you’ve already had your place at Calderdale College accepted you can enrol from the 20th August right here on our website. However, don’t worry if you’re undecided or haven’t applied yet! We are still taking applications and our team are on hand to answer any questions.
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Thank you for joining us for our Virtual Open Event! Watch our videos and book onto our live sessions to see how you can Be the Best You at Calderdale College.
Grab a brew, sit back and enjoy the Vidoes and Live Sessions. If you have any questions following the session you can participate in the live chat feature.
Any burning questions regarding our college? Our departmental tutors will be doing a live Q&A session on Microsoft Teams during your allocated time slot (we’ll let you know by email of the exact time soon). Our support teams will also be available on this page throughout the day. Look out for the Live Chat icon at the bottom right of your screen.
Monday 29th June | 11am – 4pm
Tuesday 30th June | 11am – 4pm
Wednesday 1st July | 11am – 4pm
Wednesday 1st July | 11am – 12pm and 2pm – 3pm
Thursday 2nd July | 11am – 4pm
Wednesday 8th July | 11am – 4pm
Here at Calderdale College we’ve invested in fantastic facilities. Don’t just take our word for it, explore on the interactive map below.
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Located in the Inspire Centre, our Inspire Café sells Starbucks beverages plus a range of sandwiches and snacks. It is open to students, staff and visitors to the Inspire Centre.
Where to find us
The Inspire Café can be found in the Inspire Centre, at our campus on Francis Street, Halifax.
Food and drink available
Within the café you can find a range of sandwiches, paninis, cold drinks and Starbucks beverages, plus a range of other snacks.
We offer an Inspire Café loyalty card, for every Starbucks drink you purchase you will be given a stamp and once you have collected 8 stamps you will get a free drink on us!
If our Digital Skills and Media students are not in DigiHub they may find themselves on our top floor.
This is also home to our Business suite and many Apprentices will spend their college hours here with 1 to 1s or group sessions.
Our University Centre is located on F Floor and is home to all Higher Education students and staff.
This is home to our Health and Social Care Students.
Here you will find a dentistry room with working chair and tools, a pharmacy, a hospital room and nursery style classroom for Childcare students.
D Floor is home to our student run D Cafe.
Run by Employability and Life Skills students, the cafe provides them with skills for the future as well as providing you with a nice coffee and cake.
Our business support, executive suite and meeting rooms are all found on C floor. This floor is restricted for student entry unless permission is granted.
Here you will find The Full Works Salon, a hair and beauty salon run by staff and students; with affordable treatments for you and your friends.
One of our two Learning Centres is also on B Floor and has plenty of PCs for drop-in use as well as bookable rooms for collaboration and quiet study.
A Floor is home to our state-of-the-art DigiHub and Trade Academy. Our Digital Skills, Computing and Media students will spend a lot of their time here in the music studio, photography studio or iMac Suite.
Students of our construction courses will find our Brickwork, Carpentry and Joinery workshops. You will also find Cuisine 1893, our very own restaurant standard kitchen, where our hospitality and catering students will train.
The Inspire Centre is home to our Sport students. With a fitness suite, rock climbing wall, sports hall and outdoor pitches there’s plenty of opportunities to get stuck into a new sport or fitness regime.
The Inspire Centre also hosts our second Learning Centre and our Animal Care students will also find their animals in the various classrooms dedicated to them, or in the outdoor hutches. Facilities for our Public Services, Outdoor Education, Electrical, Plumbing and Engineering courses are also found in the Inspire Centre. Plus you can grab a coffee from Starbucks on your way out!