Enrolment at Blackpool and The Fylde College

Courses starting in September 2018

Enrolment is when you officially become a college student. To enrol for a further education or degree-level course starting in September, please attend one of our enrolment events. Check the schedule below for dates and times.

For community and hobby programmes, please contact us on T 01253 504 620 or E adultcommunitylearning@blackpool.ac.uk for information about availability and where to sign up.

Degree-level students: information about course start dates and locations of where to attend on your first day can be found on our Joining Instructions page.

DateTimeLocation

Thursday 23 August 2018

Enrolment for 16-18 years only

 

GCSE results day

 

9am - 7pm

Bispham Campus

Friday 24 August 2018

Open Enrolment

 

(Degree-level study enrolment starts Tuesday 28 August)

 

9am - 4pm

Bispham Campus

Tuesday 28 August 2018

Open Enrolment

 

9am - 7pm

Bispham Campus and University Centre

Wednesday 29 August 2018

Open Enrolment

9am - 7pm

Bispham Campus and University Centre

Thursday 30 August 2018

Open Enrolment

9am - 7pm

Bispham Campus and University Centre

Friday 31 August 2018

Open Enrolment

9am - 4pm

Bispham Campus and University Centre

Saturday 1 September 2018

Open Enrolment

10am - 2pm

Bispham Campus and University Centre

Tuesday 4 September 2018

Open Enrolment

4pm - 7pm

Bispham Campus and University Centre

Wednesday 5 September 2018

Open Enrolment

4pm - 7pm

Bispham Campus and University Centre

Thursday 6 September 2018

Open Enrolment

4pm - 7pm

Bispham Campus and University Centre

Tuesday 11 September 2018

Open Enrolment

4pm - 7pm

Bispham Campus and University Centre

Wednesday 12 September 2018

Open Enrolment

4pm - 7pm

Bispham Campus and University Centre

Where to go

Please see the list of courses below to find out which campus you need to go to.

Higher Education Courses 

Bispham Campus

University Centre

Automotive and Motorsport

Computing

Construction

Engineering

Acting

Art

Digital Production and Film Making

Fashion

Graphic Design

Musical Theatre

Photography

Scriptwriting for Stage, Screen and Gaming

Business, Finance and Management

Child Development and Wellbeing

English Language, Literature and Writing

Hospitality and Events

Health and Social Care

Human Resources – CIPD

Public Services and Criminology

Project Management

Science

Sport and Nutrition

Teacher Education – PGCE

Tourism Management

Apprenticeships, Level 2 and 3 College Courses and Level 3 Courses (UCAS points)

 

Bispham Campus

University Centre

Automotive and Motorsport

Business

Casino and Gaming Technology

Child Development, Wellbeing and Teaching

Support

Computing – Digital Media and ICT

Construction

Engineering

GCSE - Maths and English

Hair, Beauty and Related Therapies

Health and Social Care

Maritime

Teacher Education (PCE and AET)

Hospitality and Catering

Public Services

Science

Sport

Travel and Tourism

Access to Higher Education

Accounting and Finance – AAT

Counselling

Film and Television

Media Production

Performing Arts and Music

ESOL

Part-time (for Adults) - Health and Social Care

Part-time (for Adults) - Child Development and Wellbeing

Part-time (for Adults) - Teaching Support

What to bring

If you are residing in this country on any type of visa or have recently settled in this country, please bring your passport and/or visa evidence along with any other relevant evidence.

Further education course

To be able to sign up to a full-time or part-time further education course you must bring along up-to-date, original benefit evidence or a method of payment – debit/credit card, cheque, cash or direct debit payment plan. You will also need to provide your National Insurance number and a parent/guardian email address.

Higher education course

When you sign up for a higher education course you will be required to supply two forms of ID, one to confirm your address and one which includes a photo card (both IDs must be brought to enrolment). Acceptable forms of ID are: driving licence photo card; passport; student loan/grant confirmation letter; bank or government agency certificate or ID; utility bill.

If you are self-funding your course you will need to either pay the fees in full at enrolment or pay a deposit and set up an instalment plan for the remainder of the fees

If you have applied for a Tuition Fee Loan you will need to produce the University or College Payment Advice letter. This is a letter sent to you from Student Finance England stating that they will be paying the fees on your behalf. Should you not be able to provide the letter from Student Finance England we will need your Customer Reference Number in order to process your enrolment.

Note: A Direct Debit instalment plan is available to Home Status Students attending further and higher education courses. Please remember to bring your bank details with you.

Community and hobby programmes

When you enrol on a community and hobby programme, you will be required to pay the full cost of your course when you sign up. Payments can be made by cash, cheque or credit/debit card.

For information about availability and where to sign up for a community and hobby programme please call us on T 01253 504 620 or E adultcommunitylearning@blackpool.ac.uk.

Campus accessibility

Campus plans showing accessibility for the disabled at Bispham Campus and University Centre are available. View our Disabled Access Guide.

Photography

Throughout the duration of our open events there may be official event photography/filming taking place for marketing and promotional purposes.

Images and footage may be used both in online and offline publications, public relations and advertising, such as social media, brochures, information leaflets, adverts, posters and other formats for the promotion of the College and of College programmes.

If for any reasons you or a member of your group does not wish to be photographed, please make yourself known to staff working at the event on arrival or to the photographer.