Wakefield College

Wakefield College plays a leading role in regional regeneration, offering skills for employability locally and regionally. As the largest college in the District, the College has an impressive track record, having provided education and training in Wakefield and its surrounding area since 1868. Ofsted inspected the College in spring 2014, and the Inspection report made great reading for staff and students. The report said that Wakefield College is rated ‘Good’ overall, and praised the College -

Outstanding partnerships benefit students and respond well to local enterprise initiatives in the Wakefield area.”

The College is committed to working in partnership with local schools, employers and learning providers to transform learning, attainment, achievement and progression across the District.

Services to Business is the commercial arm of the College that focuses on helping you meet the needs of your business through learning and development.

With cost-effective training and development solutions that fit around the working day as their goal, the College provides easy access to services and business support that impacts on your bottom line.

From training your new employees through to developing your senior team, the College will tailor solutions to meet your business needs.

To find out more please call 01924 789715 or email servtobusiness@wakefield.ac.uk, or for individual professional and Higher Education courses such as management, marketing and business, call Course Information on 01924 789111 or email courseinfo@wakefield.ac.uk.


The College is continuing its own investment in the District for the benefit of the local community, with major developments at the Castleford Campus, the City Campus, regeneration of Lightwaves and a new Performing Arts Centre on Wood Street.

To view School Leaver Prospectus 2014/15

To view Sixth Form College 2014/15

To view Higher Education Prospectus 2014/15

To view Part Time Course Guide 2014/15

To view Sixth Form at Crofton Academy Guide