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New Centre Open

Leaders at Hartlepool College of Further Education have described the opening of a new Centre of Excellence for Fabrication & Welding for Industry as “perfect timing”. The new look to the College’s state-of-the-art training facilities for fabrication and welding officially opened its doors today (Friday, April 19) with special guests from the North-East business community in attendance.
Tiegan and Sam Apprentices at Hartlepool College

Double Joy for Apprentices

We are super proud of two of our current apprentices here at Hartlepool College, who have been shortlisted for the same regional award. Tiegan Cranney and Samuel Casey are both in the running for the Apprentice of the Year honour at this month’s Insider Media 'Made in the North-East' Awards. Now the pair will head to the Hilton Newcastle-Gateshead for the black-tie event on Thursday, March 14 to hear if they have won.

Big, Bigger and Best...

Our annual showcase for major employers in the area has been described as the best one yet by our leaders here at Hartlepool College of Further Education – ten years after it was first launched. Our Big Apprenticeship Event was held on Thursday, February 8 as part of National Apprenticeship Week and it was the biggest one so far.

Excellence in Further and Higher Education to transform students' lives

Welcome to the Hartlepool College of Further Education website. Here you can search for courses, get support and find out what’s happening. Whatever your reason for coming to college, we can help transform your life. Start your journey now…

James Colburn (79) with Candle holder

At 79 years young, James Cockburn was sick of looking at four walls at home so had a look through the College’s prospectus in August to see if there was anything that would appeal to him and hopefully, he could learn a new skill.



Whatever course you choose, you'll get the highest level of training from specialist tutors, benefiting from their knowledge and experience of working not just in education but also in industry.

What's Happening?


Puppet Prodigy Louis Robson Expands His Creative Horizons

Louis Robson in a Hartlepool College of Further Education laboratory with a few of his puppets. Picture: HCFE As...
Posted 27 Jun

Exciting Partnership Extension Announced

Pictured L to R: Ian McGuckin (HUFC Club Academy Manager), Gary Riches (HCFE Vice Principal), Joe Monks (HUFC Head of...
Posted 13 Jun

Tailored Training Enhances TMD Friction Staff

L to R: Mark Elliott (Head of Advanced Manufacturing Engineering at Hartlepool College) with Jack Fallow, Simon Young...
Posted 12 Jun

ADHD Artist’s Inspiring Creative Triumph

Fretti Wright, in Art Studio at Hartlepool College of Further Education  Here at Hartlepool College, we...
Posted 30 Apr

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11 Jun
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Access to HE: Coffee Mornings

Fast track your way to University in less than one year with an ACCESS to HE Programme at Hartlepool...
Posted 31 May
29 Jun
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What's Your Flavour? Taster Day

Sign Up for "What's Your Flavour? Taster Day" and Attend for a Chance to Win a £50 Amazon Voucher! Are you ready...
Posted 22 May