Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, SA61 1SZ, UK 01437 75 3000
Information
  • Age(s) 14 to 99
  • Authority LEA Principal Glyn Jones OBE[2]
  • Denomination non-denominational
  • Education system National Curriculum
  • Enrollment c.2,000 full-time, c.6,500 part-time (full and part-time)[1]
  • Gender mixed
  • LEA Pembrokeshire[1]
  • School type General Further Education
  • Staff >550)[1]
  • Status open
  • Vice principal http://www.pembrokeshire.ac.uk/
Pembrokeshire College is a further education college with a campus in Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, in Wales and around 40 outreach centres across the county. A further campus, the Marine and Information Technology Centre (MITEC) in Milford Haven offers courses in marine engineering. A May 2007 Estyn inspection, (the Welsh Ofsted) rated engineering, construction, health and care, languages, literature and culture, and student support with Grade 1 (outstanding). The college canteen, known as 'the refectory' is franchised out to Cafe Direct. The college includes a Sports Academy that provides coaching in Golf, Football, Rugby and Netball.
The college provides full and part-time vocational education for students aged 14 - 19 and a variety of courses and activities for adults. The total number of enrolled students in full and part-time education is about 8,500. The college also offers students access to higher education programs including degrees, HNDs and HNCs mainly validated by the University of Glamorgan, NVQs and other accredited programmes in training and business, as well as the Welsh Baccalaureate Qualification. Certain courses, including the Princes Trust courses and subjects such as IT, Basic Skills and Welsh for Adults. are funded by the Welsh Assembly Government.
Campus
Pembrokeshire College is Situated in a modern, purpose-built campus in Haverfordwest. The College is proud of its excellent array of facilities and equipment, notably in the Learning Resource Centre (library), computing and IT suites, dedicated areas for design and multi-media studies, technology workshops and, most recently, the award-winning £3.2m Construction Centre and £4m Engineering Wing.