Pembrokeshire College

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Pembrokeshire College
PembsCollegeLogo.jpg
Location
West Wales

Haverfordwest
,
Pembrokeshire
,
SA61 1SZ

Wales
Coordinates51°47′33″N 4°58′53″W / 51.7924°N 4.9814°W / 51.7924; -4.9814 (Pembrokeshire College)Coordinates: 51°47′33″N 4°58′53″W / 51.7924°N 4.9814°W / 51.7924; -4.9814 (Pembrokeshire College)
Information
School typeGeneral Further Education
MottoesTo inspire excellence, empower individuals and develop the future workforce.
Denominationnon-denominational
Established1990
Statusopen
Local authorityPembrokeshire[2]
AuthorityLEA
PrincipalDr Barry Walters[1]
Staff>550)[2]
Gendermixed
Age14 to 99
Enrolmentc.2,000 full-time, c.12,500 part-time (full and part-time)[2]
Education systemNational Curriculum
NicknamePembs College
Websitehttps://www.pembrokeshire.ac.uk/

Pembrokeshire College is a further education college with a campus in Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, in Wales.[3] A further campus, the Marine and Information Technology Centre (MITEC) in Milford Haven (51°42′46″N 5°02′37″W / 51.7128°N 5.0436°W / 51.7128; -5.0436 (Pembrokeshire College, Marine and Information Technology Centre)) offers courses in welding and fabrication.[1]

The College provides full-time vocational education and A-level programmes for students aged 14–19 and a variety of courses for adult learners and employers. The total number of enrolled students in full and part-time education is about 14,500. The College also offers NVQs and other accredited programmes,[2] as well as the Welsh Baccalaureate Qualification.[4] Certain courses, are funded by the Welsh Assembly Government.[2]

The College canteen, known as 'the refectory' is franchised out to Chartwell's.

Marine technology centre[edit]

Located on the quayside in Milford Haven, the centre provides training in fabrication and welding.[5]

Sport[edit]

The College includes a Sports Academy that provides coaching in Football, Rugby and Netball[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Pembrokeshire College", The Independent (London), 9 August 2013. Retrieved 18 January 2015.
  2. ^ a b c d e f Welcome Pembrokeshire College Retrieved 28 September 2020
  3. ^ Estyn - HM Inspectorate for Education and Training in Wales: report October 2008 Retrieved 31 January 2010
  4. ^ Pembrokeshire College: Welsh Baccalaureate Retrieved 31 January 2010
  5. ^ Marine vocational training
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