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Events & Taster Days

Below you will find a list of further education providers and details of Open Events and Taster Days that they are offering. 

For University Open Days and Events visit:

Duchy College - Stoke Climsland

Stoke Climsland, Callington PL17 8PB
Tel: 0330 123 4784

Open Events - 16-19 

Wed 27 Sep 2023, 5pm-7pm
Sat 27 Jan 2024, 10am-12pm
Wed 17 Apr 2024, 5pm-7pm

Taster Days - 16-19 

Mon 23 Oct 2023, 9am-3.30pm
Mon 12 Feb 2024, 9am-3.30pm
Tues 28 May 2024, 9am-3.30pm

Duchy College - Rosewarne

Duchy College Rosewarne, Rosewarne, Camborne TR14 0AB

Open Events

Thu 12 Oct 2023, 5pm-7pm
Sat 20 Jan 2024, 10am-12pm
Thu 16 May 2024, 5pm-7pm

Taster Days

Mon 23 Oct 2023, 9am-3.30pm
Mon 12 Feb 2024, 9am-3.30pm
Mon 28 May 2024, 9am-3.30pm

Bicton College

Bicton College, East Budleigh, Budleigh Salterton EX9 7BH

Open Event

Sat 30 Sep 2023, 10am-12pm
Sat 20 Jan 2024, 10am-12pm
Sat 20 Apr 2024, 10am-12pm

Taster Days

Wed 25 Oct 2023, 9am-3.30pm
Mon 12 Feb 2024, 9am- 3.30pm
Wed 29 May 2024, 9am-3.30pm

Cornwall College - Camborne

Trevenson Rd, Pool, Redruth TR15 3RD

Open Event

Thu 5 Oct 2023, 5pm-7pm
Sat 10 Feb 2024, 10am-12pm
Thu 9 May 2024, 5pm-7pm

Taster Session

Tues 13 Feb 2024, 9am-3.30pm
Thu 30 May 2024, 9am-3.30pm

Cornwall College - St Austell

John Keay House, Tregonissey Rd, Saint Austell PL25 4DJ

Open Event

Thu 5 Oct 2023, 5pm-7pm
Sat 10 Feb 2024, 10am-12pm
Thu 9 May 2024, 5pm-7pm

Taster Session

Tues 13 Feb 2024, 9am-3.30pm
Thu 30 May 2024, 9am-3.30pm

Cornwall College - The Plymouth Engineering Skills Centre

The Plymouth Engineering Skills Centre, Sisna Park

Discover the courses, apprenticeships, tour the campus and meet the team!

The Open Event is the first step to finding the perfect apprenticeship or college course for you. You can hear from tutors, view the incredible facilities and get your first taste of the career goals you can achieve.

You’ll be able to ask expert teams any questions you may have to make sure you find out everything you need to know about #thecareercollege.

Open Events

25th November 2023, 10:00am - 12:00pm
13th January 2024, 10:00am - 12:00pm
23rd March 2024, 10:00am - 12:00pm


Babcock International Group Early Careers

This is a great opportunity to find out about all our early careers opportunity’s across the country and the different sectors we work in – Land, Aviation, Marine and Nuclear.

Falmouth Marine School

Falmouth Marine School, Killigrew St, Falmouth TR11 3QS

Open Event and Taster Session

Sat 7 Oct 2023, 10am-12pm
Sat 20 Jan 2024, 10am-12pm
Sat 9 Mar 2024, 9am-12pm 

Access Creative College Plymouth

6 Elizabeth Court
Higher Lane

Tel: 01752 210 801

Open Day

Saturday 4th November - 11am-2pm
Saturday 2nd December - 11am-2pm
Tuesday 27th February - 6pm-7:30pm
Saturday 20th April - 11am-2pm
Tuesday 25th June - 6pm-7.30pm

City College Plymouth

Kings Road, Devonport, Plymouth, PL1 5QG
Tel: 01752 305300

Year 11 Course Taster Sessions

Tuesday 24 October to Thursday 26 October 2023, 10.30am – 3.00pm
Tuesday 13 February to Thursday 15 February 2024, 10.30am – 3.00pm

Open Days

4 November 2023-10:00 am - 1:00 pm 3 February 2024-10:00am - 1:00pm 11 May 2024 - 10:00 am - 1:00pm

Apprenticeships Open Evening

17 April 2024 - 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm



Plymouth College of Art

Arts University Plymouth, Tavistock Place, Plymouth, PL4 8AT
Tel: 01752 203434

On Demand open days - Stream pre-recorded Open Day talks when it’s convenient for you.

Open Day

Saturday 23 Sep, 11:00am — 2:00pm Saturday 25 Nov, 11:00am — 2:00pm

Scott College

Scott Medical and Healthcare College, Somerset Place, Plymouth, Devon, PL3 4BZ
Tel: 01752 987 010

Open Evening

Wednesday 4th October 2023 - 5pm-6:30pm


UTC PLYMOUTH, Park Avenue, Devonport, Plymouth, PL1 4RL
Tel: 01752 284250

Open Evening

Tuesday 7th November 2023

Callywith College

Callywith College, Old Callywith Road, Bodmin, PL31 2GT
Tel: 01208 224000

Open Day

Saturday 18th November - 10am-3pm

Open Morning

Saturday 27th January - 10am-1pm

Year 11 Information Evening


Truro & Penwith College

Truro College
Tel: 01872 305000

Penwith College
Tel: 01736 809000

Truro College Open Events

Saturday 11 November, Open Day 10am-3pm
Thursday 11 January, Open Evening 5pm-8pm
Thursday 18 January, IB Diploma Information Evening, 7pm
Saturday 2 March, Open Day 10am-1pm
Thursday 2 May, Open Evening 5pm-8pm

Penwith College Open Events

Saturday 4 November, Open Day 10am-3pm
Thursday 25 January, Open Evening 5pm-8pm
Saturday 16 March, Open Day 10am-1pm
Thursday 16 May, Open Evening 5pm-8pm

Liskeard Sixth Form

Liskeard School & Community College, Luxstowe, Liskeard, Cornwall. PL14 3EA
Tel: 01579 342344

Sixth Form Open Evening

Thursday 16th November

Bodmin Sixth Form

Bodmin College, Lostwithiel Road, Bodmin, Cornwall. PL31 1DD
Tel: 01208 261038 

Torpoint Sixth Form

Torpoint Community College, Trevol Road, Torpoint, Cornwall, PL11 2NH
Tel: 01752 812511

Saltash Sixth Form

Saltash Community School, Wearde Road, Saltash. PL12 4AY
Tel: 01752 843715

6th Form Open Evening

Thursday 12th October

Devonport High School for Boys Sixth Form

Devonport High School for Boys, Paradise Road, Plymouth. PL1 5QP
Tel: 01752 208787

Sixth Form Open Evening

Thursday 7th December, 2023

Devonport High School for Girls Sixth Form

Devonport High School for Girls, Lyndhurst Road, Peverell, Plymouth, Devon. PL2 3DL
Telephone: 01752 705024

Sixth Form Open Event

Thursday 16th November 2023

Skills Group

Western Wood Way, Langage, Plympton, PL7 5BG
Tel: 01752 332 442

With over 25 years’ experience, Skills Group specialises in delivering apprenticeships, full-time
courses and bespoke career development programmes across the South West.

ATL Achievement Training

Providing Quality Training And Further Learning

Achievement Training are a training provider offering Courses and Apprenticeships in Plymouth.

Their objective is to develop a quality training company, ensuring stability for staff and learners and provide a professional service delivery at all levels. To promote the love of learning, encourage the pursuit of excellence, and to establish the concept of education as a lifelong process.

Open Evening

23rd November 2023 From 4pm – 6pm

Discovery College

Honicknowle Lane, Plymouth, PL5 3NG
Tel: 01752 761011

Open Evening

Wednesday 15th November 2023 (4.30pm - 6pm)

Wednesday 7th February 2024 (4.30pm - 6pm)


Plymouth Makes/Building Plymouth - Early Careers Fair

NHS Careers