About Courses in Retford

By offering a range of courses suited for preparing our students for the future, Retford Post-16 Centre makes it easier for the people of Retford to study technical courses locally.

We are home to

  • Ten different courses including Level 2 and Level 3 technical courses, higher level qualifications and one degree course
  • Your route to employment or university
  • Industry-experienced tutors and excellent employer links
  • Enrichment opportunities

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Our Facilities

We are a forward-thinking education provider based in a modern, light-filled building that is purpose-built to suit our students’ needs. We have multiple classrooms with state-of-the-art facilities as well as break-out rooms for studying and socialising.


Health and Social Care

You will be supported to achieve your full potential by our industry-experienced tutors who are qualified practitioners with backgrounds in nursing and social work.

Find out more about our Health and Social Care courses

Media Make-up

Develop skills in hairdressing, photographic make-up, prosthetics and special effects. By training in state-of-the-art facilities, you will have many diverse opportunities such as hair skill workshops, working with amateur operatic and theatre groups and designing high-end fashion make-up for fashion shows.

Find out more about our Media Make-up courses


With investment in equipment and expert tutors, these courses will help you progress into the rewarding sports and fitness industry. Studying topics such as nutrition for sport and exercise performance, our sports qualifications offer you the opportunity to gain the skills and knowledge of sport, nutrition, anatomy and physiology, fitness testing, leadership and much more.

Find out more about our Sport courses

Courses Available at North Notts College

If we don’t offer the course you are looking for in Retford, take a look at our courses available to study at North Notts College in Worksop.

Where we are

North Notts College – Retford Campus

Old Hall Drive
DN22 7EA

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