Torfaen Learning Zone
Opening in September 2020, our brand new £24 million purpose built campus situated in the heart of Cwmbran will become the home for all post 16 education in the Torfaen Borough.
Our brand new Centre, located next to Morrisons, offers state of the art facilities and is easily accessible by public transport.
What can I study at the new Torfaen Learning Zone?
There’s plenty of choice! With 26 A Level subjects including English Literature and Spanish on offer, Welsh Baccalaureate, 16 vocational qualifications and 3 foundation degrees; there’s definitely something for everyone.
Torfaen Learning Zone’s facilities will include:
- Costa Coffee cafe
- Performance hall
- Modern classrooms, IT and science labs and art studio
- Library and study centre
- Free wifi
- Quiet rooms and chill-out areas
- Flexible working spaces
- Social spaces
- Music and media suite
- Student lockers
- Prayer room
- Student support services and on-site IT tech support
All our learners have a Personal Tutor with access to a whole range of support services to ensure everyone reaches their full potential.
Skills support is also available to develop students’ higher level literacy, numeracy and digital literacy.
Additional Learning Needs support at Torfaen Learning Zone
Coleg Gwent are experienced in providing support for all, helping every learner to reach their full potential regardless of any additional learning needs.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Here’s a list of frequently asked questions about the Torfaen Learning Zone.
If you have any questions that are not currently included in the section, please email, and we’ll be sure to respond and add them to our list.
How can I find out more?
Register now, and come along to an Open Event at our Pontypool Campus.
In addition to our Open Events, we work closely with Torfaen schools to keep in touch with pupils, parents and staff on transition support.
See our Learner Roadmap with key dates (coming soon).
Applications are now open. Have you applied yet?
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Torfaen Learning Zone
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