Here are the best courses and facilities at Northampton College's open day event

Northampton College is staging its latest Open Event tomorrow (Saturday, March 9).

Friday, 8th March 2019, 5:05 pm
Updated Friday, 8th March 2019, 6:15 pm

Whether you have decided on a course or are just exploring your options, the college's Open Events provide an ideal opportunity for you to see exactly what Northampton College has to offer. You can meet tutors, find out more about their wide range of courses and take a look around its fantastic facilities. The event runs from 10am to 1pm at the Booth Lane site.

The college has its own student-run restaurant allowing chefs of the future to hone their skills and provide three-course meals for paying diners.
Young footballers can get a shot at the big time with this specialist course combining top level training from Premier League coaches with academic classes.

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Opening at Booth Lane in September 2019, the state-of-the-art centre will be home to the next generation of builders, plumbers, painters and decorators and carpenters.
Students taking motor vehicle courses get to practice in industry-standard workshops
Highly-rated musical theatre and dance courses have helped a number of students appear on the X Factor, in the West End and the worlds most glamorous cruise ships.
The colleges hospitality and catering courses see students graduate from the professional-standard kitchens into many of the countys finest restaurants.
Open to the public, the Salon NC is the colleges very own hair and beauty salon, preparing the next generation of stylists, hairdressers and beauty therapists.
Students on the colleges engineering courses have achieved huge success in the world of motorsport, thanks to strong links with the likes of Mercedes and Cosworth.
All three Northampton College campuses (Booth Lane, Lower Mounts and Daventry) have undergone a huge transformation in recent years
Fancy a career in the media? With courses such as games design, animation, journalism and digital film production theres something for everyone.
Booth Lane features an on-site nursery for the children of staff and students (and local residents). Its rated Good by Ofsted.
Students regularly put on live gigs, cabaret performances and dance shows in the theatre spaces at Booth Lane.
The Skills Centre NC, based at Lower Mounts, is the place to go if youre aged 19 plus and looking to learn new skills to help you in the world of work.
The Supported Learning provision at Northampton College was singled out for praise in the recent Ofsted inspection
Parts of the college can be hired out for events, so get in touch if you think they could help with your Business Breakfast or networking session.