Results and advice

It’s not too late to apply for our wide range of courses starting this September. Come and see us at our Results and Advice Days.

Bursaries

We are delighted to confirm that we will be offering three Higher Education bursaries to support learners who wish to study with Coleg Gwent.

Fees

Fee information for Higher Education courses.

Estates Developments

We're proud to have state-of-the-art facilities and industry-standard equipment available for our learners. We're always looking to improve our offer for learners and keep up with the latest developments and demands, so we have several exciting projects afoot to help us lead the way in educating the workforce of the future.

HGV / LGV Training (PLA)

Green Energy (PLA)

The future is green and you’ll be ready for it by studying one of our green energy personal learning account courses. Apply now!

Automotive Engineering (PLA)

With a range of courses to choose from, studying a motor vehicle personal learning account course could help kickstart many different careers.

What Does it Mean to Make It?

Whatever your dreams and ambitions, you can make it a reality at Coleg Gwent. Whether you want to start your own business, gain a promotion, get a place at uni, be your own boss, master a trade or rewrite your career...

Hospitality, Retail and Tourism (PLA)

Study a Hospitality, Retail and Tourism Personal Learning Account at Coleg Gwent and open up a whole host of new job opportunities.

Business Management Training

Human Resources Training

Health and Safety Training

Training, Assessment and Quality Assurance

Career Pathways – job sector and information resource

The Pathways career tool gives you progression routes, job information, salary data and vacancies across a wide range of sectors.

Buzz Quiz – help to choose your perfect job and career

Not sure about your future career? Take our personality quiz to discover more about yourself, your strengths and what jobs you might suit you. Try it now!

Employer Partnership Pledge

Want to raise the profile of your organisation? Strengthen your talent pipeline? Establish a relationship with one of Wales’ leading colleges? Sign-up to our Employer Partnership Pledge!

Sport and Fitness (PLA)

There are so many careers to choose from within sport and fitness, from coaching, management, exercise, science or therapy. Gaining a qualification in this ever-expanding sector means you could set yourself up for a rewarding and lasting career.

Health and Social Care (PLA)

From doctors and nurses to medical secretaries and hospital care workers, health and social care is gratifying and vast. Counsellors and therapists provide a vital service to their patients, working in roles that can really help to change lives.

Mechanical and Electrical Engineering (PLA)

With courses at all levels to cater for complete beginners through to those looking to progress, a mechanical and electrical engineering course at Coleg Gwent can help you to get qualified and reach your career goals.

Education (PLA)

Inside or outside the classroom, a career helping others learn can hugely rewarding – and you’ll find many opportunities start at Coleg Gwent!

Construction (PLA)

If you’re a hands-on, practical learner looking to start or progress a career in bricklaying, carpentry, plumbing, electrical, plastering, painting and decorating or surveying, planning and design; our construction courses are made for you!

A Level Pathways

A Level Pathways are designed to provide you with the latest skills, experiences and qualifications to enable you to pursue a career or University degree.

Project Management (PLA)

Whether you’re interested in Prince2 or Agile principles, gaining a project management qualification can help your career really take off. Our courses will help you learn the principles of Project Management, leaving you ready to oversee and manage projects that deliver beneficial change.

IT and Networking (PLA)

If you’re looking to progress your career in IT and networking, or you’re looking to get into the industry, then you’ve come to the right place! At Coleg Gwent we offer a range of Networking courses, including CompTIA and Cisco.

Health and Safety (PLA)

Whether you want a simple course to understand your basic requirements or you’re a site manager looking for specific compliance training, we offer a range of courses to help you get trained and qualified.

Financial Services (PLA)

Our Financial Services courses will not only provide you with a recognised qualification but will give you practical skills and knowledge to help you progress in your chosen career.

Digital Marketing (PLA)

Digital Marketing skills are in high demand in the modern working world, as companies develop a growing dependence on their websites and online activities. By taking one of our digital marketing courses you can expand your skillset to prepare you for the demands of a job in this sector.

Cyber Security (PLA)

A role in cyber security will see you work to reduce the risk of computer systems and networks being affected by theft, disruption or damage. Taking a Cyber Security course at Coleg Gwent will mean you have the skills you need to get started.

Cloud Computing (PLA)

All of our Cloud Computing courses are based on real-world issues and practical solutions, meaning you are ready to take on new professional challenges upon completion of your course.

Business (PLA)

Our Business Analysis courses will give you the knowledge needed to help improve all business processes and implement change within a company.

Results Days – What you need to know

Here’s what you need to know about how and when you’ll receive your results.

GCSEs

Learners / CG Connect

Self-Service Password Reset

Latest Updates

Updates for staff, students, parents and stakeholders from Coleg Gwent.

Cyber College Cymru

We’re part of Cyber College Cymru, a brand new Welsh Government initiative that offers you the chance to embark on an innovative course of digital study.

Technology

Campus Closures

Every effort is made to bring you the latest information as soon as updates are available. So, please keep checking this page regularly and look out for any updates posted to our social media channels too.

Personal Learning Accounts (PLA)

Over 19, in a job earning less than £29,534 a year? Take advantage of FREE and FLEXIBLE courses in ICT, Construction, Engineering, and Health and Care. Apply now!

Teaching and Education (Part Time)

Education (Full Time)

Inside or outside the classroom, a career helping others learn can hugely rewarding – and you’ll find many opportunities start at Coleg Gwent!

Make It this January

We have a huge range of full and part time courses starting in January designed to help you take that next step towards a new career or hobby. Apply today!

Welsh Language Standards

The Welsh Language Standards are a set of legally binding requirements that aim to improve the bilingual services that the people of Wales can expect to receive from the public sector.

Freedom of information

Terms, conditions and policies

It’s not too late

We're still enrolling for this October - so you can join the thousands of people that have gone on to great things after studying with us. Apply now!

Learning in the Community

How to Apply – Part Time

Once you’ve chosen the part time course you want to take, applying’s easy. Book online, email, call or visit one of our campuses.

How to Apply – Full Time

When you’ve found a full time course you’re interested in, applying is easy. If you’d like more information or have any questions, just call our Student Recruitment Officers on 01495 333777.

Sport, Fitness and Health (Part Time)

Whether you’re interested in sports coaching, events management or perhaps you’ve got a passion to be a paramedic, a marine or a fire fighter? Our courses in sports, travel and public services will help you make the grade! The whole world is out there, waiting for you.

Independent Living Skills (Part Time)

Health and Safety, Counselling and Care (Part Time)

Hairdressing & Beauty Therapy (Part Time)

Engineering & Automotive (Part Time)

Construction (Part Time)

Computing & Digital Technology (Part Time)

Catering & Hospitality (Part Time)

Art & Design, Media, Photography (Part Time)

Animal Care, Land Based & Equine (Part Time)

Pathway to Degree / University (Access to Higher Education – Part Time)

Also known as Access to Higher Education courses, you can choose from a range of pathways to get you onto your chosen degree course and on track for success and even that dream job.

Accountancy, Business & Management (Part Time)

A Levels (Full Time)

With consistently high pass rates, you can study A Levels and AS Levels at Blaenau Gwent Learning Zone, Crosskeys campus and Torfaen Learning Zone - Apply now!

Pathway to Degree / University (Access to Higher Education – Full Time)

Also known as Access to Higher Education courses, you can choose from a range of pathways to get you onto your chosen degree course and on track for success and even that dream job.

Sport, Travel & Public Services (Full Time)

Whether you’re interested in sports coaching, events management or perhaps you’ve got a passion to be a paramedic, a marine or a fire fighter? Our courses in sports, travel and public services will help you make the grade! The whole world is out there, waiting for you.

Science (Full Time)

Music, Drama & Dance (Full Time)

Independent Living Skills (Full Time)

Health, Care & Early Years (Full Time)

Hairdressing & Beauty Therapy (Full Time)

Fancying being amongst the “happiest workers in the UK” according to many national polls? Then give yourself the skills, the experience and the drive to be a success in the varied and exciting world of hairdressing or beauty therapy.

Engineering & Automotive (Full Time)

From mechanical and electronic to aeronautical and automotive courses - you can engineer your future with us at Coleg Gwent. Apply now!

Construction (Full Time)

If you’re a hands-on, practical and aspire for a career in bricklaying, carpentry, plumbing, electrical, plastering, painting and decorating or surveying, planning and design; our construction courses are made for you!

Catering & Hospitality (Full Time)

Passionate about food or organising big events? Get the cookery and event management skills you need with our catering and hospitality courses. Apply now!

Art & Design, Media, Photography (Full Time)

From illustration, fashion and textiles to photography, new media and games design; we have a great choice of creative and art courses for you. Apply now!

Agriculture, Animal Care & Equine (Full Time)

Do you have a passion for animal care or the countryside? We have veterinary nursing, equine management and agricultural courses to suit you. Apply now!

Apprenticeship Form

Accountancy, Business & Law (Full Time)

Set your sights on working for a big firm, or even starting your own? Our business and AAT accounting courses can help you achieve your goals. Apply now!

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Apprenticeships Courses

Course Search

From A levels and vocational learning to university level courses, we’ve hundreds to choose from – so you’re bound to find one that’s just right for you!

Sports

Construction centres

Small Animal Centre & Cat Rescue

Usk Farm

Morels Restaurant

Libraries

Learn Welsh Gwent

Coleg Gwent runs a variety of courses on behalf of the National Centre for Learning Welsh in Blaenau Gwent, Caerphilly, Monmouthshire, Newport and Torfaen.

Hair & Beauty Salons

Whether you need a tension-busting massage, want to recreate yourself with a restyle or simply be pampered with a choice of over 30 beauty treatments, our trainee stylists and beauty therapists at Blŵm Hair and Beauty will make you feel and look fantastic.

Equestrian Centre

Coleg Gwent’s Equestrian Centre at our Usk Campus regularly runs equine events and is also available for hire. Regular events include unaffiliated dressage and show jumping for all ages and abilities. Events take place throughout the year and are open to the public.

Automotive Technician Accreditation (ATA) Centre

Adult Skills Centre

Governance

Quality Outcomes

Safeguarding

Why us

Why choose Coleg Gwent? Here are ten reasons why we’re right for you!

Performance Theatres

Learning Support

Learning Support for Higher Education. We have plenty of support services on offer, whether you need assistance with proof reading your work, accessibility support or extra sessions to assist with assignments, we’re here to help!

Courses

Imagine getting a university-level qualification, but saving time and money by studying it at your local campus. That’s what you can do at Coleg Gwent with our growing number of higher education courses!

Computing & Digital Technology (Full Time)

Our computing courses range from networking & cyber security, to robotics, AI, games design & creative digital technologies. Apply now!

Work for us – Jobs and Careers

Working for Coleg Gwent is fulfilling, exciting and engaging, as you help to shape the futures of young people. View our current jobs and careers vacancies.

Accessibility

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Contact

Can't find what you're looking for on our website or have a specific enquiry? Contact us.

Employers

Whether you require training for your staff, are looking to take on an apprentice or are looking for promising young individuals to fill a skills gap, Coleg Gwent is here to help.

Life at Coleg Gwent

Our College

Learning

Find a course made just for you… From A levels and vocational learning to university level courses, we’ve hundreds to choose from - so you’re bound to find one that’s just right for you!

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Coleg Gwent application form - apply for full time, part time and higher education courses today!

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One of Wales' largest and top performing further and higher education colleges offering full time and part time courses, apprenticeships and employer training.

About Us

Welcome to Coleg Gwent for Employers, a one stop destination for organisations in South East Wales. By working with us you can benefit from huge range of services whilst fulfilling your corporate social responsibility.

Financial Support

There are many ways you can get help with the cost of studying, with lots of different grants available depending on your circumstances.

Who we are

The governing body of Coleg Gwent is known as the Coleg Gwent Further Education Corporation. It is usually just referred to as ‘The Board’. The Board is made up of 22 Governors.

Upskilling@Work Funding

Guide to University Level Qualifications

Professional Training

CG Ambitions

Full time

Here at Coleg Gwent we’ve got a range of full time courses to choose from – hundreds in fact. So apply today, you’ll be studying at one of Wales’ top performing colleges!

Open Events

If you’re thinking about college or university, our open events are a brilliant way to find out all you need.

Skills Competitions

Take your skills up a level at Coleg Gwent – a WorldSkills UK Centre of Excellence. You’ll have the opportunity to compete and represent your college, demonstrating your skills on a national stage.

ALN Team

Meet the ALN team. Each campus has an Additional Learning Support Co-ordinator and a team of Additional Support Assistants to help you.

How will the college know I’ll need support?

If you think you’ll need support at College, please let us know - there’s lots of support available at Coleg Gwent.

Board Meeting Agendas

How to Apply – Apprenticeships

Once you and your employer have decided you’ll study your Apprenticeship with us, applying is easy – starting with filling in an application form.

Apprenticeship Funding

Transport and Travel

Getting to college could cost less than you think! With the Coleg Gwent Bus Pass Scheme, you may be able to get discounted bus travel to and from college.

Students Union

Apprenticeships

Apprenticeships are great for your business. They help your employees gain valuable industry-recognised qualifications and practical skills, so they can improve performance and, best of all, if your business is in Wales, you can take advantage of the programme, free!

Part time

Whether you want to change career, get a promotion, return to work, start your own business or develop a hobby, you can achieve something amazing with our part-time courses. Apply now!

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Campuses

Transition Support

Moving from school to college is a big change. But remember you’re not alone and there’s lots of support at Coleg Gwent.

Additional Learning Needs Support (ALN)

Discover the additional learning support is available for learners whose needs are not met by the universal learning provision that’s available to all learners

Financial Support

Higher Education students, you have a range of financial support available for the duration of your course, including loans and grants/bursaries.

Accreditation

Information for Apprentices

Partner Universities

Redundancy Action Scheme (ReAct) Funding

Employer Networks

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Higher Education

Imagine getting a university-level qualification, but saving time and money by studying it at your local campus. That’s what you can do at Coleg Gwent with our growing number of higher education courses. Apply now!

Facilities

Awards

We're proud to offer an award-winning teaching and learning experience for learners and staff at Coleg Gwent.

Parents and Carers

Useful information about the Additional Learning Needs support for parents/carers of learners who may require additional support provision.

Learning Support

We’re here to help everyone learn and be the best they can be at Coleg Gwent. So, we offer a wide variety of universal support services for all learners.

Tips on finding a job

Farming Connect

Employer Partnerships

Our relationships with employers have encouraged collaboration and innovation and opened up funding opportunities to benefit learners, businesses and the wider economy.

Contact Us

Contact us with any Apprenticeships enquiries.

Support

Explore the range of support available for Higher Education learners to help you succeed and reach your potential.

Apprenticeships

Full time learning isn’t for everyone – we know that. So why not think about an Apprenticeship? You can achieve valuable qualifications while you’re gaining vital experience – and get paid while you’re studying!

Core Values

What the law says

Find helpful information and resources about the ALNET Act in Wales and what this means for you.

Higher Education Support

Explore the range of support available for Higher Education learners to help you succeed and reach your potential.

Support

We always put our students first, giving you any help you need, whenever you need it, with everything from course support to your personal wellbeing.

How to partner with us

Partnerships with local, regional and national employers are central to ensure our students can explore career aims, develop the right skills and knowledge and can effectively transfer from education into their chosen sector.

Diversity

At Coleg Gwent, our core values promote respect and tolerance for all. We’re determined to do everything we can to make sure our college is a place where everyone, staff or learner, feels safe and respected.

Eligibility

Career Colleges

Information for employers on Career Colleges courses. Helping to prepare our students for work and give you the skilled workers you need.

Fees & Financial Support

Fees and financial support information for Higher Education.

E-Learning

If you’re pushed for time, or travelling to the campus is difficult, E-Learning could be for you! Coleg Gwent have partnered with a leading E-Learning specialist to provide a wide range of computer-based courses, so you can study anytime, anywhere.

Student Life

Learner Voice

ESOL

Whether you want to improve your English skills for work and study, or you need to improve your spoken and written communication, we have an English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) course to suit you.

Support not working for you?

While we do our best, we don’t always get things right. So, if you feel support isn’t working for you, please tell us here.

Health, Wellbeing & Spirituality

Your safety and welfare are really important to us. So we’ll make sure you’re safe and well in college and provide support with personal difficulties.

Disabled Students’ Allowance (DSAs)

Ex Armed Forces

Funding

We work with several local and national funding bodies and have a range of options available to help you achieve your goals. Our experienced advisors will support and guide you to the right one for your business.

Learning in Welsh

The Welsh language and culture of Wales is very important to us as a college. We encourage all members of the college community, Welsh speaking or not, to understand the importance of the Welsh language as a personal, educational and employability skill for the future.

360° Virtual Tours

Take a look around our campuses and see the fantastic facilities for yourself with our 360 virtual tour of our campuses from the comfort of your own home!

Accommodation

Why study with us?

Explore the range of support available for Higher Education learners to help you succeed and reach your potential.

How to apply

Explore the range of support available for Higher Education learners to help you succeed and reach your potential.

Course levels

Here's a guide to help you choose the right level and show you the type of job it could lead to. How you will study and the duration of your course will depend on what you choose to study, to find out more head to our course information pages.

Alumni

We're extremely proud that our Coleg Gwent alumni go on to achieve great things after studying here! After studying here, you become part of our community of Coleg Gwent alumni, and we'd love to hear about where life has taken you since studying at Coleg Gwent.

News

Employer related news on a range of topics such as local business partnerships, funding for training and apprenticeships.

Skills Development

At Coleg Gwent, all full-time learners benefit from an enrichment programme to support the development of employability skills.

Recognition of Prior Learning

FAQs

FAQs for full time students.

Accommodation

Maths and English Support

If you didn’t get the grades you need in GCSE Maths and English, we can give you a second chance to improve them alongside your course.

Prospectus download

Full time, part time or higher education - download a prospectus!

HE Terms, conditions and policies

Term Dates

The college's term dates and INSET days for the coming academic year.

Contact

Contact us with any Employers enquiries.

Inspire 2 Achieve

Whether you’re finding your studies hard or have personal/social/emotional issues, our team of coaches and tutors can help you reach your potential and succeed.

How to apply

Whatever course you want to study with us (full time, part time, higher education, apprenticeships or international), applying for it is easy.

Contact Us

Contact us with any Higher Education enquiries.

Career Advice

Not sure about your future job options? Need career advice? Use our Buzz Quiz and Pathways tools to discover your perfect career path.

Career Colleges

Information for learners on Career Colleges courses. Designed with employers, so you can get involved in real life industry projects.