Our courses for September 2022 are now full and new applications closed – we’ve had a fantastic number of students joining us for the start of the academic year and we’re excited for their journey here at Lakes College.
We’re now looking forward to the 23/24 academic year and applications will open shortly – keep an eye on our website for updates.
Our next Open Event will take place on Wednesday, December 7th between 5pm and 7.30pm.
Skills Hub Cumbria
Working with employers and learners to deliver high-quality education and training across the county.
What is Skills Hub Cumbria?
Skills Hub Cumbria is a collaboration between Carlisle College, Furness College, Kendal College, Lakes College and the University of Cumbria.
Working together with hundreds of employers across dozens of industries, plus thousands of learners, we are committed to securing Cumbria’s workforce for years to come.
We are committed to providing local opportunities that are both responsive to the skills needs of employers and the career aspirations of learners.
Types of Learning
Whether you have a specific career in mind or have no idea which industry would suit your skillset and interests, there will be a course and a career perfect for you.
Skills Hub Cumbria is committed to working with employers to identify and address skills gaps, developing courses and qualifications which meet demand.
Who We Are
At Skills Hub Cumbria, we provide world-class facilities, flexible study options, and industry-expert teaching across a wide variety of subjects and specialisms.
“Lakes College and the National College for Nuclear offer fantastic courses. They’ve got a great support network and I definitely would not have the career that I have today without them.”
Martyne Simpson, Science & Engineering
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