We’ve established strong partnerships with leading organisations across the private, public and third sectors. Learn more about how these partnerships enable us to reach and support communities across the wider region.
Walsall College support The Accord Group in upskilling their workforce by delivering apprenticeships in Business Administration and Health & Social Care.
Walsall College are an affiliate member of Advance HE.
Walsall College deliver apprenticeships in cleaning and business administration with Birmingham City Council.
Walsall College is approved by Birmingham City University to deliver a franchise of Level 6 of its BA (Hons) Fashion Design, BA (Hons) Visual Communication (Graphic Communication) and BA (Hons) Visual Communication (Photography) courses. Birmingham City University also validates Walsall College Level 6 top-up courses in BA (Hons) Business Studies, BA (Hons) Business Studies and Accountancy and BSc (Hons) Computing.
Walsall College’s dance department work with the Birmingham Hippodrome to provide a range of portfolio-enhancing opportunities to students, including workshops, auditions and live performances.
The Black Country Click Start Project is funded by the European Social Fund and the National Lottery, through the National Lottery Community Fund. The project specifically targets anyone who is unemployed or economically inactive within the Walsall and Dudley boroughs.
Our Principal, Jatinder Sharma OBE is a Black Country LEP Board member. We work closely with the LEP to ensure the Black Country, it's residents, and its businesses are fully supported to achieve their ambitions. There are a range of projects in place that are funded through BCLEP, these include the recently opened Walsall College Digital Engineering Skills Centre.
A free project to support local unemployed people aged over 25, who need that extra bit of help to move forward in life because of a health condition, a learning support need or autism. Funded by the National Lottery Community Fund and the European Social Fund (ESF).
Walsall College support Cannock Chase Council by delivering apprenticeships to upskill their workforce.
Walsall College support CLC Contractors Limited in upskilling their workforce by delivering apprenticeships.
Community Matters is a programme run across the Black Country and helps people across Walsall, Wolverhampton, Dudley and Sandwell helping individuals to move into or closer to employment by developing their skills and confidence. Community Matters is managed by the Heart of England Community Foundation in partnership with local organisations across the Black Country.
Francesco Group have worked with Walsall College to develop the college’s state-of-the-art Graduate Academy hairdressing salon. The salon mirrors Francesco Group's own High Street salons to ensure students develop the industry-level experience and skills to enter the hairdressing industry.
Walsall College support Dudley Council by delivering apprenticeships to upskill their workforce.
Walsall College delivers - in partnership with LCCA - Pearson HNC and HND programmes in: Fashion and Textiles, Photography, Computer Game Animation, and Graphic Design.
Midcounties Co-operative offer workshops, masterclasses and employer talks across a range of subjects related to their business, including Travel, Computing, Business and Marketing.
Walsall College works with The New Art Gallery Walsall to extend students’ understanding of the Creative Industries, offering them a wide range of opportunities to enhance their portfolio.
Walsall College works closely with the NHS. This includes the Royal Wolverhampton Hospitals, The Good Hope Hospital, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, and the Dudley Group of Hospitals to name a few.
Walsall College have a long standing relationship with Perkins Engines Co Ltd, working with the engine manufacturing firm to offer apprenticeships and work placements to its engineering students.
As Industry experts in Microsoft technology, risual partner with Walsall College to deliver innovative Digital and IT Apprenticeships including the Level 3 Infrastructure Technician Apprenticeship Standard. This partnership combines classroom support with work based assessment from industry experts.
Walsall College support Taylor Wimpey in upskilling their workforce by delivering apprenticeships in Bricklaying.
In partnership with the University of Warwick, Walsall College offers the two-year Diploma in Education and Training course, which supports the academic development of students training to become fully qualified teachers.
In partnership with the University, Walsall College delivers the Chartered Manager Degree Apprenticeship for employers looking to upskill existing talented staff.
Walsall College works closely with Walsall Housing Group (whg) on a range of initiatives and projects, to support their projects across the Black Country.
Walsall College work with West Midlands Ambulance Service to deliver apprenticeships.
Walsall College work with West Midlands Fire Service to deliver its Heavy Vehicle apprenticeships.