Is fitness important to you? Do you see a future in the Armed Forces? Then a Sport or Public Services course could be right for you. Here at Nelson and Colne College, we have launched a multi-million pound sport facility including a high-tech, 3G pitch and multi-use games area with an extended fitness suite. We have also secured exciting partnerships with companies including Burnley FC and Nelson Cricket Club, and have industry expert tutors to offer you support and guidance in theoretical and practical studies. Get ready to start a rewarding career with NCC!

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Case Study

Joseph Kouadio – Football

Former pupil of Moorland School. Former student of the Burnly FC Shadow Squad programme. Secured a place on the prestigious Nike Academy and pre-season training with Huddersfield Town FC.

Case Study

Kadi-Leigh Greenwood – Public Services

Former pupil of Colne Park High School. Achieved Triple Distinction* in Public Services. Now reading Policing and Criminal Investigation at the University of Central Lancashire.

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Molly Frankland

Former pupil of SS John Fisher and Thomas More Catholic Humanities College. Achieved Triple Distinction* Extended Diploma in Sport. Now reading Education Studies and Physical Education at Liverpool John Moores University.