Accrington and Rossendale College’s scenic Broad Oak Campus is situated on the outskirts of Accrington. If you like open space, the great outdoors and beautiful surroundings, it’s going to suit your lifestyle perfectly.
Five Buildings, Five Ambiances, Five Ways to enjoy Accrington and Rossendale College
All of our rooms are purpose built and stocked with the latest equipment, giving learners and local residents some of the most advanced facilities in the UK. We’re extremely proud of the Broad Oak Campus and we hope you’ll come along to one of our Open Days to see what all the excitement is about.
The Coppice Building is our creative hub and houses the hair and media make-up salons, desktop publishing and media departments, TV studio, and the main cafeteria and student hub. It’s always alive with creative types and a fun place to study.
- Three Hair Salons
- Three Beauty Salons
- Dance Studio
- 160 seat Coppice Theatre
- TV Studio
- Radio Studio
- Recording Studio
- Desk Top Publishing Suite
The Broad Oak Building is the most business focused of all of our buildings and comprises the Higher Education Centre, Library+, Info+, Careers Advice and Guidance Team, Learning Support, Personalised Learning Centre, snack bar and classrooms.
The Hameldon Building is where you go to get your hands dirty as it houses our construction and motor engineering departments including state-of-the-art workshops and top of the range tools and equipment.
Within the brand new heartwood centre there is the amazing roots restaurant, bakery, patisserie kitchen, stat-of-the-art production kitchens and conference facilities. It also houses our amazing new Risual Digital Academy which launched in September 2016!
The Sports Complex located behind the Hameldon Centre opened in 2015 and is open to all students and their friends. Whether you are an elite athlete or a beginner, there’s something for everyone with a gym, sports hall, 3G pitch and physio lab.