Welcome to our new Daventry CampusOur multi-million pound new Daventry Campus is now open and we are looking forward to showcasing the state-of-art facilities at our Badby Road West base.
The campus is home to a new Digital Academy, set to teach students software and coding, web development, games design and social media.
Facilities also include industry-standard workshops for motor vehicle engineering, a stylish library, contemporary hairdressing and beauty therapy salons, ICT and Mac suites, teaching space for healthcare and childcare plus dedicated provision for students with learning difficulties and disabilities.
In addition, we are supporting growing numbers of vacancies in the Daventry area for Apprenticeships that so students can ‘earn while they learn’.
Students joining Northampton College’s new Daventry Campus will get a boost to their studies in the shape of a brand new Chromebook laptop computer when they enrol this September*.
The College has made the commitment to all students enrolling on full-time study programmes in support of its Digital Academy so that they have the technology they need for their studies at their fingertips.
- Art and design
- Computing and IT
- Healthcare and childcare
- Vehicle mechanics
- Hairdressing and beauty therapy
- Foundation and supported learning
- English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL).
Our Digital Academy teaches students software and coding, web development, games design and social media as part of Daventry Campus’s technical and professional curriculum providing students with cutting edge facilities and training from digital experts and local employers from the creative and digital sector.
Students signing up to a Digital Academy course will also benefit from work placements within digital companies to help them gain the skills and qualifications needed to secure jobs in this fast moving sector. The range of courses on offer as part of the Digital Academy will include skills for careers in:
- Multi-media design
- Website development
- Computer programming and coding
- Digital games design and product development
- Video, film and photography
- Digital art and animation
- TV and radio advertising.
For further information go to our courses page to see what’s available.
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College in the community
The Salon NC
Our professional hairdressing and beauty therapy salons and studios are open to the public. They are run by our students as part of their study programmes so that they can learn professional practice in a live environment. Find out more here.
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