CEIAG Post-16 Options

Hartlepool College of Further Education

  • Vocational courses (e.g. Hair and Beauty, Construction, Childcare etc.)
  • Apprenticeships
  • Centre of Excellence for Engineering
  • Construction Skills Academy
  • Sports Academies in Football, Basketball and Table Tennis

Hartlepool Sixth Form College

  • Part of Sunderland College
  • Majorly A-Levels however offers some vocational courses such as Health and Social Care, Sport, Graphics
  • Sports Academies for Football, Netball and Rugby

English Martyrs Sixth Form 

  • Mainly A-Levels in facilitating subjects areas


  • Military preparation programme

Proactive Training

  • Construction – brickwork and joinery

Catcote Academy

  • Specialist Sixth Form College

Out of Hartlepool Colleges/Training Organisations

East Durham College – Peterlee

  • Vocational courses
  • A-Levels
  • Sport Development centres for Basketball, Boxing, Dance, Football and Rugby
  • Construction Industry Technical Academy
  • Peter Jones Business Academy
  • Apprenticeships

East Durham College – Houghall

  • Animal and land-based courses

Stockton Riverside College

  • Vocational courses particularly specialising in Performing Arts and Aviation

SRC – Bede Sixth Form

  • Part of Stockton Riverside College
  • Bede offers A-Levels mostly
  • Some vocational courses (e.g. Media and Sport)

Middlesbrough College

  • Vocational courses including Fashion Retail
  • Apprenticeships
  • Sixth Form Centre for A-Levels
  • STEM Centre for Engineering and Science Courses
  • Sports Academies in Gymnastics, Volleyball, Football and Basketball

Northern School of Art

  • Various 1 & 2 year courses at Levels 1, 2 and 3 in Art and Design, Creative and Media, Fashion and Clothing and Photography

TTE – Engineering College

  • Engineering courses and apprenticeships

NETA – Engineering College

  • Part of Middlesbrough College
  • Engineering Courses and Appprenticeships

Askham Bryan College

  • Animal and land-based courses