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Open Events

Upcoming Open Events in March:

Rush Green Campus, Saturday, 11 March, 10am - 2pm

Technical Skills Academy, Thursday, 16 March, 4.30 - 7pm


Barking & Dagenham College, Saturday, 11 March, 10am – 2pm, Rush Green Campus, Dagenham Road, RM7 0XU

Apply! Secure your place for September 2017. Get an offer on the same day!

Event not to be missed. Get expert Careers advice. Take a tour of our fantastic facilities. Enjoy Have-a-Go’s.

We offer the following:  

  • Technical & Professional Training (100s of courses for all ages)

  • Access to Higher Education (Law, Media, IT, Science, Social Work, Teaching & more)

  • Higher Education Courses (HNCs, HNDs, Degrees, Masters, MBA)

  • Traineeships & Apprenticeships - Earn while you learn

Our expert careers advisors & curriculum staff will be on hand to offer guidance & support to help find the best option for you.


Technical Skills Academy, Thursday, 16 March, 4:30pm – 7pm, 1 Short Blue Place, Barking IG11 8FJ

Study in a friendly environment, that's more grown-up than school. Built by the London Borough of Barking & Dagenham, and managed and run by Barking & Dagenham College, the Technical Skills Academy offers a creative and buzzing atmosphere.

Right by the new Asda in Barking town centre, the Academy is a specialist training centre for young adults aged 16-18. 

Are you aged 15-17?

Our wide range of professional and technical courses train you so you’re ready for work.

At the Technical Skills Academy we offer courses in:

  • Hospitality & Professional Cookery
  • Information Technology
  • Construction
  • Health & Social Care
  • Hairdressing
  • Business
  • Beauty & Media Makeup
  • Childcare
  • ESOL


Get expert careers advice and take a tour of our fantastic facilities. You'll also have the chance to talk to curriculum staff who will be on hand to offer guidance and support to help find the best option for you.

By studying with us, you can benefit from real work opportunities through our strong links with employers in the local area. Apprenticeships and Traineeships are also available.

Want to find out more about the Academy before you attend the Open Day?

Click here for more information on the Academy and here for a list of subjects that you can study.

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Rush Green CampusDagenham Road, Romford RM7 0XU

Open Event Dates

Saturday 11 March 2017 10am-2pm

Thursday 6 April 2017 4.30pm-7pm

Saturday 13 May 2017 10am-2pm

Thursday 22 June 2017 3.30pm-7pm

The Technical Skills Academy1 Short Blue Place, Barking IG11 8FJ (Sat Nav IG11 8AJ)

Open Event Dates

Thursday16 March 2017 4.30pm-7pm

Saturday 17 June 2017 10am-2pm

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