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Education & Careers Services | Mansfield, Nottinghamshire

Vision West Nottinghamshire College

Each year Vision West Nottinghamshire College provides education and training to some 26,000 full and part-time students (including 12,000 apprentices) across all major industry sectors from entry to university-level. Over 500 of these students study Higher Education at our Vision University Centre in Mansfield.

Our specialised apprentice service, Vision Apprentices, makes us one of the country's largest college providers of apprenticeships, with a reputation for innovation and excellence. We work with applicants to ensure we select the right person for the job and support our apprentices to achieve and progress in their chosen career.

As a dynamic college for aspiring communities we play a key role in enabling social and economic prosperity for the communities that we serve and our students are the cornerstone of everything that we do.

Providing for a local community is very important to us, however, we are more than just a local college and we have strong links with businesses. Through our B2B service, Vision Business we map employers’ talent planning to apprenticeship standards and higher levels skills developing bespoke training plans that deliver. Just some of the companies we work alongside include, Arriva Rail London, Pendragon, Amazon, Monsoon and Accessorise.

We’re also home to bksb – specialists in award-winning materials for basic, key and Functional Skills used throughout the world.