Burnley College Sixth Form Centre achievement and success rates are consistently very high. In 2013 A Level pass rates were 99.8% and 88% of students achieved at least one high A*-C grade at A Level, with 66% of students achieving at least one top A*-B grade at A Level.
Advanced Vocational pass rates were also outstanding at 100%. Alongside this, 88% of students achieved at least one high grade Distinction* - Merit at Advanced Level and 60% of students achieved at least one top Distinction* - Distinction grade.
“At the heart of our College is the passion for every one of our students to succeed, both academically and personally. Our combination of a structured learning environment together with opportunities to grow in character, creates individuals who are mature, confident and prepared for their career. Individuals of whom we are extremely proud.”
Burnley College adult courses offer an exciting range of vocational, professional and educational courses designed to help you achieve your aspirations. Whether you're aiming for a new career, to progress to university, to gain a promotion with your existing employer or simply to meet new people and learn new skills, Burnley College adult courses are the right path to a brighter future.
Themis is the business training division for Burnley College. Small and medium sized business play a vital role in contributing to the economy of the North West; Themis has been developed to provide support to the businesses within our community and support the local economy.
Our focus is on Apprenticeships and business training programmes with the high quality underpinned by Burnley College.
We have implemented a tailored approach to business training and Apprenticeships, providing greater flexibility in our programmes and expanding opportunities to help meet your needs and have a beneficial impact on your business performance.
We offer high quality, innovative and creative training solutions which will help you to achieve your goals and objectives.
You will benefit from the expertise of our highly qualified team of trainers, consultants and support staff.
- Bespoke training to suit your requirements
- Individual support
- A flexible service to meet your needs
- A high level standard of training
- Professionalism and a dedicated personal service.
Our business training programmes have a 100% success rate.
At our Burnley Campus, you can take advantage of the fantastic resources that we have to support your study, teaching and learning, sports and recreation. The Campus is very supportive and friendly with small class sizes, and you will receive exceptional academic and personal support. We consistently get high numbers of students achieving First or 2.1 honours degrees and Distinctions.
Maximising your employability is a key part of what we offer. This includes working with you after you complete your course, including the provision of first class business incubation facilities that you can use if you want to start your own business, backed up with free training to help your business succeed.
The Campus plays an important part in the overall economic and social development of Pennine Lancashire and you will have opportunities to participate in work placement or volunteering activities with local employers and community groups. We have strong links with employers including British Aerospace, Rolls Royce, Cisco Systems and Aircelle.