Advice and Enrolment Events

Our advice and enrolment events are a great way to experience exactly what we have to offer.

Our dedicated team of advisors and lecturers will be able to go through all of your options, take you on a tour of our facilities and help you get a feel for life at college.

We offer a huge range of courses to suit all levels of abilities. What's more, our courses are developed with our employer partners so, you can be sure you're learning the skills to get the career you want.

But at South Tyneside College it’s more than just a qualification. It’s about developing your personal skills,
supporting your physical and mental wellbeing, getting you employer ready and giving you life and work experiences.

So if you want to experience a different way of learning at a college that is all about YOU, study at South Tyneside College.


  • Tuesday, February 4th 2020
  • Tuesday, March 3rd 2020
  • Tuesday, May 5th 2020
  • Tuesday, June 2nd 2020 
  • Tuesday, July 7th 2020


Try it Out Taster Days

Get a taste of all curriculum areas at South Tyneside College with our exclusive try it out session.


These informal taster days will give you the chance to chat to our staff, explore courses in more depth and get a real feel for what it’s like to study at South Tyneside College.

You will also get the opportunity to discuss course structure and content, participate in activities, tour our facilities and find out more about career opportunities.

Come along and find a course that's all about YOU!

Time: 4.30pm-6.30pm

Venue: South Tyneside College,  St George's Ave, South Shields NE34 6ET

  • Monday, March 16th 2020 - Computer Science
  • Tuesday, March 17th 2020 - Electric and Electronic Engineering, Music, Media, Game Design, Art, Performing Arts, Psychology, Science, Criminology
  • Wednesday, March 18th 2020 - Motor Vehicle, Mechanical Engineering, Welding, Hospitality and Catering, Hairdressing, Barbering, Sports, Uniformed Services, Health and Social, Early Years, Beauty Therapy

To book your space, click here or scan the below:

Taster QR Code

To find out more, call 0191 427 3900 or email



Half-Term Activity Camp

Are you looking for something to keep the kids busy this half term? Find our more here.

We're running activity camps for 6 - 11 year olds - 17th-18th Feb, from 8.30am- 5.30pm. (flexible drop and collect)


  • Monday
    Cooking up a storm: Your kids will learn how to make a variety of sweet and savoury snacks including gingerbread, scones and pizzas.
  • Tuesday
    AM- Eat, sleep, braid, repeat: From ponytails to french plaits, your kids will learn the ropes of different techniques to make sure they always have a good hair day.
    PM- Polishing up skills: Mixing things up and adding a little sass to their nails. Your kids will learn different methods and techniques in a nail art design session.


£15 per day per child (full day)
£10 per day per child (half day)
(£5 per day discount when booking more than one child)

Book now: Call 0191 427 3542 or email

Please note: there are limited spaces available.


CCNE Open Night

Thursday, March 26th, 5pm- 6.15pm

Career College North East (CCNE) was founded in September 2015 and is the UK’s first Career College to specialise in Advanced Manufacturing, Engineering and Information Technology.

The Career College was proposed by the Career Colleges Trust to take advantage of the Government’s decision to allow Further Education Colleges to recruit at 14, offering young people an innovative combination of academic learning AND the vocational skills employers are looking for.

Come along to our next Open Night Thursday, March 26th, 5pm- 6.15pm at St Wilfrid’s RC College:

Temple Park Rd, South Shields NE34 0QA.


5pm- Meet and greet

5.10pm- CCNE presentation

6pm- Refreshments and further discussion

6.15pm- Close

Recruitment for a September 2020 intake is now underway. However, places at CCNE are limited to just thirty 14-16 year olds.

For more information click here, or email