Accessibility links

Welcome to Tresham College of Further and Higher Education


Our mission is to deliver an outstanding learning experience, together.

This doesn’t just mean the right courses, expert lecturers and excellent facilities (although we have these as well!) but also a more mature learning environment where all our students are encourage to take responsibility for their own learning and achieve their full potential.

To embed this mission through everything we do we work to a set of five core values:

We put learners first
We put learners at the heart of everything we do. We change lives because we care and we want the best for our students. Our first priority is supporting learners to achieve their goals and to deliver an outstanding learning experience.

We embrace change
We embrace the opportunity to innovate and improve. We are engaged in proposing new processes and ways to make our college better.

We respect and recognise our people
We honour and respect our colleagues when they demonstrate excellence. We are proud and passionate about what we do. We celebrate best practice and success.

We aim high
We aspire to excellence. We have ambition and want to be the best that we can be. We have high standards and care about our results and our reputation.

We collaborate and work together
We work collaboratively with our colleagues, in our teams, departments and across campuses. We work together as one team, sharing news, difficulties and success.

How to apply

If you want to apply for courses, you will need to contact Tresham College of Further and Higher Education directly.

Last updated date: 07 June 2016
Provider logo

Key information

Venues

  • A: Corby Campus
    • Address:
    • Corby
    • NN17 1NE
    • Telephone number:
    • Course enquiries: 0845 658 89 90
    • More information:
    • Our brand new £36m Corby Campus continues to offer a range of vocational programmes training learners for employment in a number of specialist fields, including Construction, Catering, Hairdressing, Beauty Therapy and Engineering. In September 2011 new provision was introduced in Sport, Public Services, Computing, Business, Care and Early Years as well as a number of new Higher Education programmes.

      For the trades, Corby campus has a number of specialist engineering and construction workshops providing realistic working conditions with the most up to date equipment available for our learners. New technology includes a dedicated suite for AutoCAD training.

      The modern building includes dedicated learning pods for each of the different subject areas equipped with learning resources and computer facilities. A 3G astroturf similar to the one at the college's Kettering campus will also be utilised by the Sports and Public Services provision and will be available for hire by local orgainsations and sports teams.

      A state of the art fitness suite provides relevant training for sports science and fitness instructors and will open to learners and staff at the campus. Supported Learning Programmes are able to utilise the most up to date sensory equipment and aids to encourage independant living.

      The Skills for Life Workshop has now moved to the new campus for individuals to improve their basic Maths and English skills and English classes for speakers of other languages.

      Tresham Studios, the college's brand new hair and beauty salons in the Corby campus, offer an extensive range of hair, beauty and complimentary treatments at very competitive prices within realisitic working environments for learners to gain vital work experience. Daytime and evening appointments are available during term time.

      The Manor restaurant is Tresham's prestigious new training restaurant located in the beautiful historic Manor House building, just a short walk away from the new Corby campus. The fully licensed Manor Restaurant will be open to the public for morning coffee, lunch and evening meals. Speciality dinners and theme nights also take place throughout the year.

  • B: Kettering Campus
    • Address:
    • Kettering
    • NN15 6ER
    • Telephone number:
    • Course enquiries: 0845 658 89 90
    • More information:
    • The four-storey building, designed by Bond Bryan architects, provides a vibrant and contemporary college environment.  The heart space of the complex is the impressive atrium that includes a Learner Information and Advice Centre, a Refectory and Coffee Shop, Computer Suites and a multi media Library and Resource Centre.

      At the campus we offer a range of full and part time courses in Business and Administration, Computing, Art and Design, Teaching, Performing Arts, Sport, Public Services, Health Care, Child Education, Hairdressing and Beauty.

      The college prides itself on the specialist facilities on offer at the new campus.  For creative study there is a 165-seater performance theatre, dance studio, media suite, ceramics workshop and art rooms. Active learners can take advantage of the multi-use four-court sports hall, fitness suite and forthcoming landscaped sports fields. The hairdressing and beauty salons are also based at the campus.

      Supported Learning Programmes specially created for learners with learning difficulties and disabilities are on offer at the Kettering campus. Students develop the essential social and work skills that build confidence and prepare them for independent living and employment. High level support is provided by skilled and experienced staff in a simulated living area including kitchens, a bathroom and lounge.

      Skills for Life Workshop is available to improve basic Maths and English skills and English classes for speakers of other languages

  • C: Wellingborough Campus
    • Address:
    • Wellingborough
    • NN8 4PD
    • Telephone number:
    • Course enquiries: 0845 658 8990
    • More information:
    • The Wellingborough campus offers a range of industry-focused programmes in Construction, Motor Vehicle and Computing.

      The IT Focus Centre, based within the Wellingborough Campus, is the only approved academy for Microsoft, CISCO and CompTIA in the local area and offers specialist and industry specific application training in all aspects of computers and computer technology to suit the needs of advanced IT users, IT Technicians and IT Engineers. It is also the only authorised VUE Test Centre in the County.

      Wellingborough campus also has a dedicated Motor Vehicle Centre and workshops for Plumbing, Heating and Ventilation and Electrical Installation.

      Skills for Life Workshops are available to improve basic Maths and English skills as English classes for Speakers of Other Languages.

  • D: St Marks Skills Centre
    • Address:
    • Unit 11
    • St James Industrial Estate
    • Corby
    • NN18 8AN
    • Telephone number:
    • Switchboard: 0845 6588990
    • Website:
    • www.tresham.ac.uk
    • Email address:
    • info@tresham.ac.uk
    • More information:
    • In 2006, the college opened the St Mark's Skills Centre on the St James Industrial Estate as an extension to the main campus.  The centre provides specialist training including Gas Safety Assessment, Renewable Energies and Fabrication Welding. As lead provider of The Prince's Trust, the Corby team is also based at the St Mark's Skills Centre.  

  • E: Tresham College of Further and Higher Education