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Coleg Cambria is a further and higher education college offering full time and part time courses, apprenticeships and employer training.
Coleg Cambria is one of the highest performing colleges in Wales, rated Excellent by Estyn.
Across its six sites in North East Wales, Coleg Cambria offers a huge range of full-time and part-time courses including A Levels, GCSEs, BTECs, Welsh for Adults and Higher Education. Working in partnership with over 1,000 employers, the college also offers vast apprenticeship and traineeship opportunities with strong links to local employment.
These are two year academic programmes studied at either Deeside Sixth or Yale Sixth, with learners choosing a minimum of three and a maximum of four (depending on grades) A Level subjects. A Levels are typically assessed via exams.
Vocational / Practical Qualifications
These are mainly two year vocational qualifications, equivalent to studying three A Levels.These courses blend practical, career focused skills and academic study to prepare you for direct entry into employment, university or apprenticeships. Most of these courses have a work experience element attached to them. Vocational / Practical courses are typically assessed via coursework and observation of competency in practical skills.
These work-based training programmes give you the skills, knowledge and competencies needed to progress in your chosen career. Apprentices work for an employer and earn a salary as well as studying alongside. Some apprentices are assessed at the workplace and others attend college one day per week.
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