Bath College

Start your journey at Bath College

At Bath College, we provide vocational and academic courses in a wide range of subjects and we can help you to find a suitable course to make sure you have the knowledge and skills for your chosen career.


As the largest provider of apprenticeships in Bath and North East Somerset, we also offer excellent opportunities for young people to earn and learn on the job. 

Our City Centre Campus gives students the opportunity to be in the middle of Bath’s vibrant atmosphere, which is easily accessible from Bristol, Wiltshire and the surrounding areas. Courses available include art and design, photography, business, hospitality and catering, hairdressing, complementary therapy, health and social care, IT, media, music and sport. 

Based in Radstock, Bath College’s Somer Valley campus offers a rural setting for a wide range of courses. The beautiful campus grounds house the Animal Care, Animal Management and Veterinary courses and provides the perfect location for horticulture apprentices to train.


The Somer Valley Campus is home to a state of the art Construction Skills Centre. It has large Electric, Engineering, Carpentry, Brickwork, Stonemasonry, Woodwork, Plumbing and Refrigeration workshops as well as a purpose-built Painting & Decorating centre and Motor Vehicle workshop.


Bath College also has a large number of Foundation Learning Programmes for learners with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) and a new SEND centre at Somer Valley Campus, complete with state-of-the-art sensory room, training flat and de-escalation room.


To keep everyone safe, our Open Events are now virtual. The online platform lets you browse our courses and you can instantly contact the tutors to ask questions at the click of a button. Whether an email exchange or a phone call, organise what works for you. You will also find pre-recorded videos about each course as well as a schedule of live Q&As on Zoom.


Register for one of our upcoming Open Events to discuss your future. Simply click on the link below for more details: