Oaklands College | Further education college

A fantastic college 

Oaklands College is a large further education college in Hertfordshire. There are campuses in St Albans, Welwyn Garden City and a training provision in Borehamwood. The College is proud to successfully provide for 10,000 students and look forward to welcoming you. Oaklands has been established since 1920, since then, the College has developed a wide range of learning opportunities and offers courses across a diverse range of subjects at different levels.

Courses for everyone

There are approximately 1,500 full and part-time courses offered to approximately 10,000 students who come from a wide variety of regions. These courses range from vocational courses with strong links to employers through to elite sports, the arts and a wide variety of A Levels. Oaklands College are also nationally recognised for their outstanding provision for learners with mild and severe learning difficulties.

Oaklands strategic priorities

Skills: and behaviour to equip students with the skills and behaviours they will need to play a productive role in the economy and in their communities.
Curriculum: A high quality curriculum provision that meets the needs of students, employers and key stakeholders.
People: A motivated staff team with high aspirations for all and an unrelenting focus on the mission and values of the college.
Money: A clear focus on financial sustainability to enable investment in our students and staff; now and in the future.
Partnerships: Highly developed partnership working with key stakeholders which supports the development of the college and its communities.

Equality & Diversity

Oaklands College is committed to achieving equality and diversity in an inclusive and supportive environment. There is zero tolerance to any form of behaviour which contravenes the policy. 


For a full list of all courses please see the Oaklands College website. 

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