Lancaster & Morecambe College has been providing further education and training on the Morecambe Road site for over 50 years, meeting the needs of our local residential and business communities.
We continue to develop provision in to meet demand, and continue to provide top quality education and training including academic and vocational courses as well as bespoke training packages to meet the needs of businesses across the region. We also offer a range of work based learning opportunities including Apprenticeships and NVQs.
This main site of the College has seen substantial investment and development in the last 50 years, and now incorporates the purpose built Art Block and A-Level and Access Centre, the Library and Learning Centre and the Nursery as well as housing commercial areas such as the Community Sports and Coaching Centre, Sports Medicine Centre, Hair Salon, Beauty Salon, Nail Studio, Award Winning Coulson’s Restaurant, Kingfisher Restaurant, Bistro, Patisserie, Retail Shop, Advantage Travel Centre, and College Canines Dog Grooming Parlour. The commercial areas are all open to the public, and provide quality real work environments to enhance the learning experience of our students.
Situated in the heart of Morecambe town centre, Morecambe Learning Centre is our newly refurbished community education venue offering the latest courses in Skills for Life, ICT and English for Speakers of Other Languages. The fully equipped teaching areas allow students to make the most of the convenient location and update and develop their ICT, numeracy and literacy skills.
At Lancaster and Morecambe College, we believe in making sure that every single one of our students and members of staff feel not only safe and valued but also supported to realise their potential.
With our success rates placing us firmly in the top 10% of colleges in the UK, we feel that the key to our success is a strong set of values which permeates all aspects of our college life. These are:
1. ACTING WITH INTEGRITY
We will take personal responsibility, respecting each other and acting with honesty. We will seek always to do the right things in the right way.
2. REALISING POTENTIAL
We will set ourselves the highest standards and expectations for our personal behaviour and work. We will encourage excellence and success for ourselves and the people we work with.
3. MAKING A POSITIVE DIFFERENCE
We will make a difference to the communities we serve and make a positive difference to each other in our daily work and friendships.
4. CREATING A SENSE OF BELONGING AND PERSONAL WELLBEING
We will welcome everyone to college and ensure that people can feel safe, make friends and work in a positive environment.
5. WORKING TOGETHER