We are a successful, vibrant college of further and higher education. Whether you are a school leaver or an adult looking to update your skills, we have a range of courses and apprenticeships to give you the skills and experience you need to fulfil your dreams.

  • Our vocational courses are taught by industry professionals.
  • Our strong links with employers provide access to industry leaders and excellent work experience opportunities.
  • State-of-the-art facilities and workshops at our main Isleworth campus and the newly refurbished Skills + Logistics Centre in Feltham

Above all our friendly staff will give you the support and guidance you need to succeed. The achievement rates of our students is above the national average and they go on to do to do amazing things either in the career of their choice or at one the nation's prestigious universities.

Your journey to fulfilling your dreams is just beginning and we look forward to welcoming you to West Thames College.

Tracy Aust
Principal

*National Achievement Tables 2016-17

You will work with the latest industry equipment to prepare you for the workplace.

  • Professional hair, beauty and makeup salons including extraction booths for body painting
  • 140 seat theatre
  • Dance studios
  • Music recording and TV studios
  • Mac computer suites
  • Learning and Resources Centre
  • Great sports and leisure facilities

The West Thames College Nursery on the Isleworth campus cares for children aged 3 months to 5 years. Places are available for the children of students, staff and members of the public.

Recently refurbished Skills + Logistics Centre in Feltham includes:

  • New logistics training facility
  • Motor vehicle workshop
  • State-of-the-art engineering workshops
  • Training kitchens
  • New specialist construction workshops for plumbing, painting & decorating, electrical installation and carpentry
  • ​87% achievement rate for classroom based learning in 2016-17 up 5% on the previous year and 5% above the national rate
  • Achievement rates for 16-18s have increased to 82% an increase of 3% from 2015-16 and 4% above the national rate of 78%
  • For 19+ students the achievement is now at 91%, an increase of 4% from 2015-16 and 5% above the national rate
  • Students go to top universities such as Bournemouth University, Brunel University and St. Mary’s University, Twickenham
  • Students have gone on to jobs at Heathrow, Sky, Rolls Royce, the Metropolitan Police and with the London Borough of Hounslow
  • Ofsted Report (November 2017) states "Students on the 16-19 programmes of study and adults have good practical skills and produced work above the expected level."
  • Each year we celebrate the achievements of our outstanding students at our Student Awards Ceremony
  • The Higher Education Graduation Ceremony celebrates the achievement of over 100 students who have completed a Higher National Certificate or Higher National Diploma Course

 

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Sabina Enu-Kwesi
Engineering Apprentice

Sabina was recently Highly Commended at the National Apprenticeship Awards. She currently works as a service lift engineer at Otis Elevators.

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