East Riding College

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East Riding College is a further education college located in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. It was formed in March 2002, by the merger of Beverley College and East Yorkshire College, Bridlington.

Campuses and locations[edit]

The college has two main sites in Beverley and Bridlington. There is also a smaller campus in Kingston upon Hull:

The Bridlington campus was opened in September 2009 at a cost of £17 million. The college aims to open a new site in the Flemingate location of Beverley in the future.[citation needed]

In addition to its main locations, East Riding College offers courses and training in 34 other locations in the East Riding of Yorkshire. The college also provides education courses and training for inmates at Everthorpe Prison.

Courses[edit]

The college range of courses include A Levels, BTEC awards, apprenticeships and Access courses. East Riding College also offers a provision of higher education level courses in conjunction with the University of Hull and the University of Huddersfield.

Services to the public[edit]

The college currently has four services which are also open to the general public:

  • Archers and Longcroft Hall restaurants
  • Inspire Hair and Beauty
  • New Horizons travel agency
  • Energize fitness suite

Notable alumni[edit]

Marine programmes[edit]

East Riding College conducts marine vocational programmes like Marine Craft (Engineering) which are quite popular. [3]


References[edit]

  1. ^ Spencer Jones, H (2004). "Brown, Ernest William (1866–1938)". Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press. Retrieved 28 February 2010. (subscription required)
  2. ^ Oldroyd, David (2004). "Harker, Alfred (1859–1939)". Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press. Retrieved 28 February 2010. (subscription required)
  3. ^ Marine Vocational Programmes

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