Public open day at Bournville College

Public open day at Bournville College


Bournville College’s brand new £66 million campus is now open for teaching and the college is giving local residents the opportunity to view its facilities on Saturday 1st October.

The state-of-the-art campus offers outstanding learning resources, training facilities and the latest technology. The Learning Zone itself features over 300 computers, Wi-Fi, 3D cinema room and online learning materials, making the college one of the most technologically advanced learning establishments in the UK. In addition, the college features a variety of Mac suites for art, media and music, science labs, workshops for motor vehicle and construction courses, training salons for hair and beauty students as well as a fitness suite.

General public are able to get involved with their local college in a range of ways as well. Urban Elegance and Urban Serenity hair and beauty salons offer an excellent choice of services and treatments, helping customers to feel relaxed and rejuvenated.

The college’s gym Urban Fitness offers a wide range of cardio-vascular equipment with integrated entertainment systems, access to a personal trainer and a sauna and steam room. Members of the general public can join the gym for just £19.95 per month which is an affordable alternative to some nationwide fitness centres.

Furthermore, the College has a self-contained conference centre for 200 delegates and a range of meeting rooms that can be hired for a variety of events such as conferences, meetings, private dinners and exhibitions.

Bournville students have been inspired by the new campus. ‘The new campus offers fantastic equipment and technology that’s available to all students, helping them to accomplish their goals and enhance their learning. I am proud to have chosen Bournville College for my studies; it is a great place to be’, said Alwin Rajappan who is studying the BTEC Level 3 Diploma in IT.

If you’re curious about the new Bournville College campus and would like to see it for yourself, why not visit the College during its Public Open Day on Saturday 1st October, 10am – 1pm. Bournville staff and students will be on hand to show you the facilities. Call 0121 477 1300 to find out more. Please note, this is not a course advice event.

Posted: Tue 27th September 2011 | The College | Tags: