We offer Driver CPC Training courses at our Skills+Logistics Centre, Feltham. Book your place now at the special price of £60 per day, per driver (including upload fee).

The one day course will take place every Wednesday, starting 24 July. 

The five day course starts from Monday 15 July.

To book your place on one of these courses, or if you have any questions about the courses, please contact: 
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You can also find more information about Driver CPC courses on the Logistics Skills Alliance website.

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All professional bus, coach and lorry drivers are required to have up-to-date CPC training in order to drive in the UK and Europe. Drivers are required to do 35 hours of training every 5 years to keep your Driver CPC status.*

*If you miss the training deadline, it is illegal to drive professionally and you could be fined up to £1000.

The Skills+Logistics Centre is based in West London, just a short distance from Heathrow. The maps below show how you can find us via public transport and driving.

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From 15 October to 19 October the college will be taking part in College Week, part of the Love Our Colleges Campaign. This is a week dedicated to celebrate and highlight all the brilliant work that goes on at the college. Colleges Week also gives an opportunity to call on government for better investment in colleges.

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The Student Experience team will be running activities in the Atrium next week, where students can get involved and tell us what they love about College life and why.

To find out more about College Week and the Love Our Colleges Campaign, head over to the College Week website: https://www.collegesweek.co.uk/

To kick the week off we're taking a look at what some of our past and present students have had to say about their experiences at the college. We have four stories from Sabina, Renee, Nadeem and Francesca. Check out the videos below.

Sabina:

Sabina did her apprenticeship with Otis Elevators, the world’s leading lift manufacturers operating in over 200 countries. She has gone on to work as a service lift engineer while continuing her education at Birkbeck University, studying a degree in Business Psychology.

 

Renee:

Renee has been studying Travel & Tourism at the college and is currently doing her apprenticeship with London Borough of Hounslow, working within the Direct Payments team. Renee wants to eventually become a lawyer.

 

Nadeem:

Nadeem studied various courses at the college before going onto do his degree, and now works as a Senior Systems IT Engineer at the college.

 

Francesca:

Francesca studied Beauty Therapy. Since studying at the college she has gone on to open her own salon, True Beauty Salon & Medi Spa, based in Twickenham. She has used the skills she learned on her course to gain experience in the industry and establish her award winning business.

Thinking about your next step in education?

If you’ve already applied for a course at West Thames College, the next step is to enrol onto your chosen course!

If you don’t get the grades you expected, please don’t worry! Come along and talk to one of our advisors who will be happy to discuss your options with you and recommend any suitable courses you can enrol onto.

If you haven’t applied yet, it’s not too late! Choose from one of our great courses and fill out an application form. You’ll then be able to enrol to become an official West Thames College student.

Decided which course you want to study? The next step is to enrol. Everything you need to know about enrolment is below:

  • When Can I Enrol?

    Our Isleworth campus and the Skills + Logistics Centre, Feltham are open for enrolment. Once you have been given an appointment for enrolment you will need to make sure that you go to the campus where your course is based.

    If you want to study Construction, Engineering or Motor Vehicle Maintenance courses, go to the Skills + Logistics Centre to enrol: 77 Boundaries Road, Feltham, TW13 4DR.

    You can enrol immediately on your new course. Contact our Information Centre team to book your enrolment appointment straight away. Come to the college on the date and time of your appointment, where you will then be enrolled on your new course and also be given your student card and timetable.

    Dates  Time  Notes
    Wednesday 21 August 9.00am-6.30pm Only if you are not waiting for GCSE results
    Thursday 22 August 9.00am - 6.30pm Once you receive your GCSE results
    Friday 23 August 9.00am-4.00pm Everyone
    Tuesday 27 August 9:00am-6.30pm Everyone
    Wednesday 28 August 9:00am-6.30pm Everyone
    Thursday 29 August 9:00am-6.30pm Everyone
    Friday 30 August 9.00am-4.00pm Everyone
    Saturday 31 August 10.00am - 1.00pm Everyone
    Monday 02 September 9:00am -6:30pm Everyone
    Tuesday 03 September 9:00am -6:30pm Everyone
  • How Do I Enrol?

    Visit the college on any of the above dates as early as possible to ensure you secure your place on your course.

    It’s important that you bring with you your ID and evidence of exam results (along with details of any loans or financial assistance you’re applying for if you’re aged 19+).

    Already applied and received an offer?

    Got the results you need? Just come along to the college and we’ll get you through the enrolment process – becoming an official West Thames College student, ready to start your course this September!

    I didn’t get the results I need – What next?

    We have a huge range of courses available at all levels, so if your results are lower than expected, make sure you still visit the college to enrol. Our Careers & Guidance team will help you discuss your options and help you get onto the right course, ready to start in September.

    Applied and not received an offer / I haven’t applied yet

    Just come along to one of our enrolment days. We’ll make sure you speak to the right people and ensure that you’re enrolled onto the right course for you. Our Careers & Guidance team will help you discuss your options. You can apply and enrol on the same day!

  • What Happens At Enrolment?
    This will depend on the course you’ve chosen and if you’ve already applied or not, but will include:

    Filling in an application form (if you have already received an offer you skip this step)

    Speaking with a tutor to check through your academic evidence (certificates etc), and confirm the course you want to enrol on

    Enrolling you onto your course to make you an official West Thames College student - which includes taking your photos for your College ID card!

    You may also have:

    English & Maths assessments if you are unable to provide evidence of your English & Maths GCSE grades. These assessments are not exams, they're just to check your current level so we can make sure you’re enrolled onto the right course.

    A chat with our Learning Support team if required

    A fee assessment if required
  • What Do I Need To Bring?
    To enrol you will need to bring:

    Exam result slips or certificates

    Enrolment letter and course offer (if you have received any)

    Evidence of any loans you will be receiving, including Student Loan and Advanced Learner Loan (if applicable)

    If you’re not an EU national you will also need to bring the following:

    Evidence of your right to live and study in the UK

    ID (e.g passport)

    If you’re on income-based benefits and looking at a fee discount:

    Evidence of benefits received in your household (e.g. official notification letter, or bank statement dated within the last two months showing your current address)

    Your National Insurance number if you receive JSA or ESA
  • When Does My Course Start?
    You will be given the date for your induction at enrolment. During your induction you will receive an introduction to the college, and kick start the beginning of your course.

    Fulltime courses begin week commencing 09 September

    Part time courses begin week commencing 16 September

    View 2019/20 term dates

    Start your journey with us! Check out the videos below to find out more about West Thames College and how you can Start Here, Go Far!

    Got any questions? Speak to our friendly team at the This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. on 020 8326 2000

    We look forward to you enrolling and becoming an official West Thames College student!
 

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Sabina Enu-Kwesi
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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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