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Lakes College West Cumbria

Cumbria, Workington View All Courses


Lakes College West Cumbria


Lillyhall Business Park,
Hallwood Road,
CA14 4JN


01946 839300


01946 839302



[email protected]


Lakes College  is a modern further education institute located at Lillyhall, West Cumbria, England, between the towns of Workington and Whitehaven. The college offers courses to students from Allerdale, Copeland and the surrounding areas.  

General information

The college aims to guide learners on a programme that meets their individual needs and help them to develop in their role in the workplace. There are 300 vocational programmes on offer from foundation level to degree level, taught by friendly, down to earth industry experts, making Lakes College a nice learning environment. With modern facilities and good results, 98% of students agree that Lakes College West Cumbria is a first-rate learning experience.

Courses and Fees

Whether you are leaving school, considering a return to education, looking to enhance your career development, an employer seeking training for your employees, or simply have a desire to learn for fun, Lakes College will have something for you. Lakes College West Cumbria typically offers a range of:- BTEC diplomas- Higher and Further Education Courses, Higher National diplomas. Lakes College is the only institution in the country to offer a foundation degree in Nuclear Decommissioning. This is done in association with the University of Central Lancashire. Other degree courses include Fine Art, Business Management and Applied Chemistry.


The college has a major academic learning facility known as the Learning Resource Centre. At the LRC, there is a well stocked library, over 100 networked computer workstations, 185 study spaces, and experienced staff to help you find what you need. The college has over 100 online computers available providing access to the internet. The college supplies great facilities to cater for the practicalities of the available vocational courses, with plenty of space for the students to undertake their activities.


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84% Overall Satisfaction
12% Time in Lectures
30% Course Work
£6,900 Average Uni Accomodation
£6,600 Private Accomodation
85% Go on to work or study
75% Employed after 6 months
£17,802 Average Salary
275 Average UCAS Points
< 120 Lowest UCAS Points
5% 1st Class Degree