Welcome to Stockport College
Welcome to Stockport College, and to our website, where we hope you will find all the information you need to make the next important decision on your learning journey.
Stockport College has a distinctive, prestigious, high-quality curriculum offer. Our learners will develop good literacy and numeracy alongside an essential set of digital skills to succeed in the modern workplace. Our technical options are world-class and prepare individuals for skilled employment which requires knowledge and practical skills valued by industry. We pride ourselves in looking after all of our students, and treat every single one as an individual. We hope you will find us a welcoming and friendly place to be.
We provide education and training in a range of vocational occupations such as art and design, hair and beauty, bricklaying, plastering, plumbing and many other construction trades. We have specialist motor vehicle and engineering workshops and facilities for health and social care, computing, science, and sport. Whatever career you have in mind, Stockport College has a technical and vocational route available for you.
You will gain the skills required to be successful and gain employment. Many of our occupational areas are in high demand subjects with national skills shortages which mean if you get the right skills you will never be out of a job. Construction trades such as brickwork, electrical, plumbing, gas, plastering, painting and decorating are good examples and are based in the best facility in the North West, if not the country.
– Dr Mike Potter CBE, Transition Principal and CEO Stockport College.