About Oaklands College
We are a large further education college in Hertfordshire with campuses in Welwyn Garden City and St. Albans, and a further training provision in Borehamwood.
We are proud to successfully provide for 10,000 students and look forward to welcoming you.
Originally established in 1920, our St Albans Campus opened its doors to First World War ex-service men under the Officers’ Agricultural Training Scheme and to the Women’s Land Army members.
Since then, the College has developed a wide range of learning opportunities, offering courses across a diverse range of subjects at different levels.
There are approximately 1,500 full and part-time courses offered to approximately 10,000 students who come from a wide variety of regions. These courses range from vocational courses with strong links to employers through to elite sports, the arts and a wide variety of A Levels. We are also nationally recognised for our outstanding provision for learners with mild and severe learning difficulties.
Latest Reviews from Oaklands College
As an Engineering Appentice, I got involved in a wide range of operations across site and got to experience multiple types of roles. The programme mainly leads towards a Technician role, but there are...
Mechanical Engineering apprentice
I am set to have 3 month placements for the next 3 years however my day to day roles will go from working in a Mechanical design team using 3D software and modelling to working in a material testing l...
as an electrical apprentice, I have 3 month placements around the company and so my day to day jobs change depending on my current placement. I have spent time in cable design, creating drawings and m...