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Exam Results for Academic Year 21/22

on August 5, 2022

Barnfield College will be sending all exam results to students via email. These will be sent to your personal email addresses that are on file, details on how to check or update your email can be found below.   Here are the key dates for your diary: Thursday 18 August 2022: All Level 3 exam results released

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Max CresswellExam Results for Academic Year 21/22

Drop-in Enrolment 2022: Saturday 10 September

on July 29, 2022

Date: 10 September 2022 Location: New Bedford Road & Enterprise Way campuses Time: 9:30am – 12:30pm   Term may have started but you can visit us on campus on Saturday 10 September to secure your place in one visit. Simply drop into our New Bedford Road or Enterprise Way campuses between 9:30am and 12:30pm on

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Max CresswellDrop-in Enrolment 2022: Saturday 10 September

Drop-in Enrolment: Saturday 3 September

on July 29, 2022

Date: 03 September 2022 Location: New Bedford Road & Enterprise Way campuses Time: 9:30am – 12:30pm   Visit us on campus on Saturday 3 September to secure your place before the start of term. Simply drop into our New Bedford Road or Enterprise Way campuses between 9:30am and 12:30pm on Saturday 3 September to: Get

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Max CresswellDrop-in Enrolment: Saturday 3 September

Drop-in Enrolment 2022

on July 29, 2022

Date: 25 August 2022 – 10 September 2022 Location: New Bedford Road & Enterprise Way campuses Time: 9am – 4:30pm   Get enrolment ready. Were open for you to drop-in and see us on campus from GCSE Results Day (Thursday 25 August) to: Get information, advice and guidance about your options Match a course to your ambitions

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Max CresswellDrop-in Enrolment 2022

GCSE Results Day 2022

on July 29, 2022

Date: 25 August 2022 Location: New Bedford Road & Enterprise Way campuses Time: 9am – 7pm   Visit us on campus from GCSE Results Day (Thursday 25 August). Visit us on campus from GCSE results day (Thursday 25 August) where our team of expert advisors are on hand to match a course to your ambitions.

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Max CresswellGCSE Results Day 2022

Timeon Jarrett – from entry level to University

on July 15, 2022

Timeon is a second year student at Barnfield College, he is currently on the UAL Extended Diploma in Creative Practice: Art, Design and Communication and is set for University this September, but Timeon’s story at Barnfield is quite unique. He started his journey in 2017 when he joined us at entry level on the Skills

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Max CresswellTimeon Jarrett – from entry level to University

22-23 Part-time courses now live

on July 8, 2022
Our new part-time courses for 22-23 have now launched! Browse our wide range of part-time courses now live here on our website. Whether you want to get ahead at work, change your career path or enjoy some me-time, now is the time to invest in yourself and achieve your goals. Whatever your reasons, our wideread more
Max Cresswell22-23 Part-time courses now live

Our guide to Clearing

on July 1, 2022

At Barnfield College we know that students have been working hard on their studies this year. Clearing is an opportunity for you to find a place at university. We still have spaces available. If you’re thinking about applying to Barnfield College through Clearing, we have a variety of courses that may interest you.  Apply now

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Aaron CaisleyOur guide to Clearing

Clearing 2022

on July 1, 2022
Choose to study at Barnfield College Clearing is your opportunity to secure your place on a degree-level course starting this September. Clearing is now open. If you've got your results you can apply now through clearing. Apply now through Clearing Choose your course There are still spaces available. Find the ideal course for you from theread more
Maureen NwachukwuClearing 2022

Summer Open Evening

on April 27, 2022

Book your place on our Summer Open Evening and receive a FREE hot drink on the day. There’s no better way to get an insight into life at Barnfield College than at our Summer Open Evening. Join us at our New Bedford Road campus or our Enterprise Way campus on Wednesday 29 June from 4pm

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Maureen NwachukwuSummer Open Evening

Music Student Showcase at Luton’s The Hat Factory

on April 13, 2022

Our Level 2, Level 3 and Level 5 Music students hosted a live music showcase in collaboration with Luton Live/s. The live music gig gave them the hands-on industry experience in co-ordinating and promoting a show, alongside, planning their performance material, rehearsing, conducting a sound-check, performing and networking. The Saturday evening showcase took place at

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Maureen NwachukwuMusic Student Showcase at Luton’s The Hat Factory

ESOL Assessment Sessions

on April 10, 2022

What courses are available? Pre-entry ESOL – For people who have no English at all and wish to start learning the language. ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) – Supporting speakers of other languages to develop their English language skills for work, further learning or everyday life. You will need to attend an assessment session in

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Abbie NorthwoodESOL Assessment Sessions

Trinity Hutley, Motor Vehicle Alumni, Winner of IMI’s Full Time Student of the year

on April 7, 2022

Trinity Hutley, a former student at Barnfield College has won the Institute of the Motor Industry Awards 2022 for Full-Time Student Of The Year 2022 – sponsored by Enterprise Rent-A-Car. Trinity was first shortlisted by a panel consisting of Dr Esther Hills, Central Engineering Director for Aggreko, Hayley Pells FIMI, Director at Avia Sports Cars,

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Japh OhateyTrinity Hutley, Motor Vehicle Alumni, Winner of IMI’s Full Time Student of the year

How an online College Introduction Meeting works

on March 24, 2022

Once you have applied and booked your online College Introduction Meeting (CIM) we will be in touch by email with the link to join the online meeting by Microsoft Teams.  As an attendee of a live event in Microsoft Teams, you can watch live events and participate in the Q&A. You can’t share audio or video. Overview Watch

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Max CresswellHow an online College Introduction Meeting works

Indasa Abrasives deliver Industry Masterclass to Motor Vehicle students

on March 4, 2022

Liam Fussel from Indasa Abrasives spoke to Motor Vehicle students demonstrating new products and techniques used in industry. Indasa is one of Europe’s leading manufacturers of high performance coated abrasive technology. The first session covered production papers and sealers. In this session Liam spoke about the history of the Indasa and the consumables he was

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Max CresswellIndasa Abrasives deliver Industry Masterclass to Motor Vehicle students

Freelance Hairdressers Association spoke to hairdressing students

on March 2, 2022

Sheila Abraham, founder of the Freelance Hairdressing Association (FHA), came to deliver an industry masterclass to our hairdressing students. Sheila has been in the industry for many years and being the founder of the FHA, she had invaluable experience and insight to share with the group. Sheila spoke about how she came up with the

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Max CresswellFreelance Hairdressers Association spoke to hairdressing students

Join our part-time courses mailing list

on March 2, 2022
At Barnfield College we have a great range of part-time courses to choose from. Whether you want to expand your horizons in your current career, learn new skills to change direction or simply master a new hobby, we’ll have something that will suit you. We’re always launching new courses! By submitting your details you’ll beread more
Abbie NorthwoodJoin our part-time courses mailing list

Public Consultation Event – New Campus Development

on January 31, 2022

Public Consultation Event – New Campus Development We are preparing planning applications for developments at our New Bedford Road campus and Enterprise Way campus and would like to invite you to a drop-in exhibition to view and discuss the proposals. 31st January 2022  New Bedford Road Campus Barnfield College, New Bedford Road, Luton LU2 ?BF

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Aaron CaisleyPublic Consultation Event – New Campus Development

Course Introduction Meeting

on January 14, 2022

You might have heard about a Course Introduction Meeting as part of your application to Barnfield College, simply put this is a chance for you to come and find out all about life at college and hear directly from our tutors.  What happens at the meeting?  We like all students to meet our tutors and their

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Aaron CaisleyCourse Introduction Meeting

Class of 2020 & 2021 Graduation Ceremony

on January 6, 2022

  West Herts College is delighted to hold our Higher Education graduation ceremony on Friday 28 January 2022 at Watford Colosseum from 1pm. This ceremony is for those who completed their studies at West Herts College in summer 2020 and 2021. Entrance to the Ceremony is strictly by ticket only. Covid-19 guidance Whilst no longer

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Maureen NwachukwuClass of 2020 & 2021 Graduation Ceremony

Application FAQ’s

on December 9, 2021

We’ve put together some of the most frequently asked questions when it comes to applying for a course at Barnfield College. If you can’t find the answer to your question below then please feel free to get in touch with our Admissions team on 01582 569569, admissions@barnfield.ac.uk or by using the live chat function on

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Abbie NorthwoodApplication FAQ’s

New Bedford Road campus launch event

on November 8, 2021
Coming spring 2022 This year is an exciting one with the launch of our brand new £25m New Bedford Road campus development.  Sign up to keep updated about our launch event and make sure you're the first to explore our brand new campus and facilities. Sign up now for updates. Sign up for updates Faciltitiesread more
Abbie NorthwoodNew Bedford Road campus launch event

What to expect at a Barnfield College Open Event

on October 15, 2021

What actually happens at an open event? You’ll be greeted at the door by our welcoming team who will give you a goody bag filled with everything you need for the event. To help you get around, you’ll get a room list and some flyers to make sure you don’t miss out. Then you’re free

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Aaron CaisleyWhat to expect at a Barnfield College Open Event

Skills, knowledge, confidence, job. NEW courses to get you there.

on October 4, 2021
If you’re looking to retrain or upskill towards boosting your job prospects then we’ve got courses starting soon to get you the job. As furlough ends and business start to build back better, there are plenty of opportunities for local people to get the skills, confidence and qualifications needed to get on and get inread more
Abbie NorthwoodSkills, knowledge, confidence, job. NEW courses to get you there.

How to access ProPortal and your full timetable

on September 10, 2021

You can now log in to ProPortal, where you can access your full timetable. Take a look down below for some help logging in to ProPortal. How to access ProPortal To access your full timetable, you can log in to ProPortal using your college email account. You’ll need to follow these steps the first time

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Maureen NwachukwuHow to access ProPortal and your full timetable

Kit and uniform lists 2021

on August 5, 2021

Some of our occupational courses have specific uniform requirements – including branded items. Please click on your relevant course area below to find out more details on how to order your kit, equipment and uniform. Please note: You might be eligible for financial help to pay for required uniform items. Click here to find out more about this

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Aaron CaisleyKit and uniform lists 2021

What to evidence in your LSF form

on July 21, 2021

If you’re applying to our Learner Support Fund then please take a look below at the evidence that is required as part of the application process. We only require one of the below types of evidence for your application to be considered, however it’s important that the evidence you do submit is dated within four

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Aaron CaisleyWhat to evidence in your LSF form

How to apply for financial support at College

on July 21, 2021

The College has financial support available to help students with the costs of coming to College. If your household income is less than £35,500 you could be eligible to access financial support. The following guidelines are to help you complete the Learner Support Fund application. How to apply? You can complete your Learner Support Fund

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Aaron CaisleyHow to apply for financial support at College

Foundation Degrees at Barnfield College

on July 15, 2021

At Barnfield College we offer a range of Foundation degrees specifically tailored to the needs of employers – providing you with the essential skills you need to find a job or progress to a full Honours degree. You’ll be taught by tutors with professional experience, benefitting from their know-how and industry links, as well as

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Maureen NwachukwuFoundation Degrees at Barnfield College

New £25m campus development – New Bedford Road

on June 10, 2021
Works are almost complete on the £25m redevelopment of Barnfield College's New Bedford Road campus in Luton. The college campus will be transformed by the significant investment, which will see the construction of a new four storey, prestigious building – complete with central atrium and modern teaching facilities for further education. In addition to providingread more
Abbie NorthwoodNew £25m campus development – New Bedford Road