We are the largest provider of further education in Stoke and North Staffordshire, with around 5,000 students each year on full-time and part-time study programmes, apprenticeships, professional qualifications and university-level courses.

We also help thousands of local people each year to gain the basic skills needed for work, be it English and maths, employability skills or specific work-related qualifications.

Our students routinely win awards in regional and national competitions and the challenge helps to unleash their talent and prepare them for the competitive world of employment.

Our Vision

To be the technical and professional college of choice for Stoke-on-Trent and the surrounding area, enabling progression for all to a successful future, and being a trusted partner to employers, businesses, the community and our stakeholders.  We will create successful futures through inspired teaching, learning and skills training.

Our Mission

Creating Successful Futures – achieve ambitious outcomes for all learners enabling them to positively progress.

Our Values

  • Inclusive
    Embracing diversity, an inclusive College where everyone is valued and respected. We are ‘One Team’.
  • Collaborative
    Partnerships with purpose, strong relationships for greater impact.
  • Courageous
    Bold and brave, doing things better and differently, an enterprising college.
  • Ambitious
    The pursuit of excellence, an aspirational vision for successful futures.
  • Nurturing
    A safe and positive place to learn and work, we never give up on our learners.