Are you in Year 11 and thinking about studying at sixth form? Let our A Level/CTEC student Georgia Trigo be your guide as she showcases a day in the life of a student at our specialist Rating Lane campus. This video is filmed and produced by media student Raven Trigo. Apply now: www.furness.ac.uk
Barrow Sixth Form College has a long tradition of academic excellence and is rated in the top tier nationally for academic achievement.
Our courses at Rating Lane cater for 16-18s, post-19 education and adults, and students have a choice of over 20 A Levels plus Cambridge Technical qualifications, ensuring they can combine the right subjects to get to their dream career.
Tutors are specialists at post-16 teaching and treat students as individuals. The maturity students develop in a Sixth Form environment ensures they are better prepared for life beyond college.
Our Rating Lane campus has a university feel and the learning environment is an ideal stepping stone from school to university or employment.
Ofsted rated us good in 2019 and we hold the Matrix standard for the quality of advice and guidance we offer to help students progress in their chosen careers.
We know that our students’ academic achievements help them to enter the workforce at a professional level, secure places on sought-after apprenticeships locally and gain places at the best universities in the country.