Improve mental wellbeing. Learning a new skill, or enhancing an existing one, can improve and maintain your mental wellbeing and keep your mind active.
Develop your self-confidence. Studying will provide you with a sense of achievement and empowerment as you develop confidence in your own skills.
Improve your quality of life. Studying will allow you to become more motivated to improve and learn, and will help you to achieve a sense of self-fulfillment.
Increase your earning potential. Studying will help to expand your skillset, improve your prospects for progression and will give you the competitive edge when applying for a promotion or new job.
Improve your ability to succeed. You may wish to study in order to validate your knowledge and experience and to show what you are capable of, which will increase your ability to succeed.
Develop a support network. Studying will enable you to meet like-minded people, who you can network and collaborate with and share good practice.
Choose the direction of your future. You will gain access to more career and life opportunities so you can be in control and choose the direction your future takes.
We are the largest further education provider in Northumberland with campuses throughout the county.
Our student transport scheme is available for eligible students to make getting to and from college as easy as possible.
Our extensive re-development programme will create outstanding new facilities.
A Northumberland College student has raised over £1,200 for NHS frontline staff after completing a gruelling 12-hour stationary bike ride.
After a suspension to non-essential construction work, the college is resuming its ambitious development project using 9 local contractors..
Northumberland College is helping a local food bank feed the vulnerable people and families in crisis during the COVID-19 pandemic.