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Cornwall College St Austell – Proud to be your local college


Perched on the hill, overlooking the world famous St Austell Bay, Cornwall College St Austell’s stunning view is surpassed only by the impressive range of training and learning courses that it offers.


Welcoming students from all over the country, the highly qualified teaching team ensures learners excel in their chosen fields of study.


Students are provided with all the experience and skill to embrace college life before progressing onto rewarding career


Boasting industry standard training facilities, which include hair and beauty salons and a state-of-the-art, national award winning training kitchen and restaurant, there is also a construction skills training centre and a dedicated A-level Centre with a 99.6% A-level pass rate.


A well equipped gym, learning centre, student shop, coffee shop and the impressive Keay Theatre are just some of the other facilities the college has to offer.


Courses available include: A-levels, Business, Law, Accountancy, IT, Art & Design, Media, Journalism, Performing Arts, Catering, Childcare, Photography, Hair and Beauty, Sports, Health & Social Care, Applied Science, Construction, Motor Vehicle, Engineering, Plumbing, Electrical, Carpentry and Vocational & Work-related studies, not to mention Access to Higher Education, Adult Leisure Courses and University Courses.


The campus is part of the Cornwall College Group (TCCG), the largest education and training provider in the region, with more than 35,000 learners each yet, 2,000 of which are studying a university programme.


Over the past 15 years, more than 15,000 apprentices have also made their way through TCCG, making the organisation the largest educational provider of work-based learning in the South West.


For more information about upcoming events and for details of what Cornwall College St Austell has to offer, please visit or call 0330 1232523.


Cornwall College's students go on to do amazing things, here are just two such alumni:


Jake Moyle – Professional Dancer


Jake, a former Penrice student, completed a National Diploma in Dance and a Dance A-level with Cornwall College and then went on to the London Studio Centre Dance School to study his degree.


Notable work includes dancing in music videos, commercials, on the X-Factor and in the Mary Poppins Returns film, due to be released in 2018.


Laura Wall – Professional Artist, Illustrator and Children’s Author


Laura completed five A-levels at the college before going on to achieve a First Class Degree in Fine Art from Aberystwyth University of Wales.


Known for her murals and art series ‘Love at the Seaside’, Laura is also internationally well-known for her book series ‘Goose’ which is a seven-part picture book series and has reached over 40 countries and has been translated into 11 languages.


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Showers possible early. Low 7C.

Wednesday Night


Showers early, then partly cloudy overnight. Low 7C. Winds W at 25 to 40 km/h. Chance of rain 40%. Winds could occasionally gust over 65 km/h.



Considerable cloudiness with occasional rain showers. High 12C. Winds W at 15 to 30 km/h. Chance of rain 40%.

Thursday Night


Rain likely. Low 8C. Winds SSE at 15 to 30 km/h. Chance of rain 100%. Rainfall possibly over 25mm. Locally heavier rainfall possible.



A steady rain in the morning. Showers continuing in the afternoon. High 11C. Winds NNE at 25 to 40 km/h. Chance of rain 90%. Rainfall near 6mm.

Friday Night


Considerable clouds early. Some decrease in clouds late. Low 6C. Winds NNW at 15 to 30 km/h.



Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a rain shower. High 12C. Winds NNW at 10 to 15 km/h.

Saturday Night


Mostly cloudy skies. Slight chance of a rain shower. Low near 5C. Winds N at 10 to 15 km/h.

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