- 08/26/15--07:02: New Motor Sports Diplomas
- Working with rally teams
- Vehicle Testing
- Upgrading engines
- Vehicle design
- Vehicle management; this course is ideal for those intending to proceed to management positions
- all the latest equipment and vehicles to perform routine maintenance on tyres, brakes, steering, suspension, transmission and electrical systems, as well as removing & replacing engine units and diagnostics
- 2 large workshops
- 30 small to medium sized cars including a 4x4 Vauxhall, Ford and Renault models
- Team of staff who are industry experts
- 09/02/15--07:02: A Jazzy opening at Carshalton College
- 09/17/15--06:58: Nightingales Restaurant
- 09/23/15--06:58: Grand Opening: David Haye opens Aiden Phelan Salon
- 09/25/15--06:58: Bake a Cake Competition
New Motor Sports Diplomas now available
These fantastic new courses are for anyone aged 16 years and over, interested in gaining technical knowledge and skills along with diagnostic techniques for today's modern motor vehicle industry.
For through practical experience and theory knowledge this course will lead to a wide variety of job opportunities in the motorsport industry. This course prepares learners to progress straight into work or go onto a University course. Practical job role options immediately after the course include
See our latest Race Day at Brands Hatch
why this qualification?
The Level 3 will lead to roles at a higher level in the workplace and provide a stepping stone to a foundation degree or HNC or HND. It is a BTEC qualification allowing school leavers to move on from the Level 2 achieved at GCSE. It also includes maths, science, ICT and electronics modules related to the motor vehicle industry.
Recently, 14 Motor Vehicle students modified a Ford Puma vehicle in preparation for the Santa Pod Raceway drag race meeting.
The Vehicle and Maintenance Repair students modified the Ford Puma, completely stripping and transforming it in line with guidelines from the MSA (Motor Sports Council) regulations to be race ready. These modifications included new seat belts & seats, fitting track day tyres, adding a roll cage, stripping the door interior, taking out the headlights and windows and fitting perspex instead of glass and cameras ready to film the action on the day.
why carshalton college?
The College has
The sweet sounds of traditional jazz will soon be drifting through the corridors of Carshalton College as Carshalton Jazz Club will be relocating their sizzling, swinging sounds to the South London, College. After a twenty one year residency at the Cryer Studio Theatre, the monthly sounds of top swing and big band jazz will be heard from their new home.
Guests to the new Carshalton Jazz Club venue will be able to access the club without going through the College, and transport links to the good including the nearby 127, 151 and 157 bus routes. Carshalton Station is a 4-5 minute walk and the site provides secure parking.
Nightingales Menu for 2015/16 is now available.
Nightingales is Carshalton College's on-site fine dining training restaurant.
Meals are prepared and served by our enthusiastic students under the supervision of experienced chefs.
3 courses £11 only.
5 courses from £21.50
David Haye will be Guest of Honour at the Grand Opening of the Aiden Phelan Salon & Academy on 8th October at Carshalton College.
Hot on the heels of the opening of the Aiden Phelan Academy, celebrity hairdresser Aiden Phelna is launching his own fully independent salon at Carshalton College. The Aiden Phelan Salon will provide South London residents with an opportunity to sample some of Aiden's hairdressing magic, it also provides the opportunity for Carshalton hairdressing students to gain real-life salon experience.
Best known for creatbing some of David Beckham's famous hairstyles, Aiden has won British Hairdresser of the Year, Celebrity Hairdresser of the Year and a number of magazine awards. Also known for his uncompromising style, Aiden was a popular judge on TV programmes such as Channel 4's 'The Salon' and BBC's Young Hairdresser of the Year, Series 1 and 2 and has starred in BAFTA winning 'Secret Millionaire' and I'm a Celebrity! Get me out of Here'
Aiden Phelan is venturing into education with the Academy at Carshalton College being his first UK training academy.
Special Guest: Former WBA heavyweight champion David Haye; who hails from South London, will officially open the Salon and Academy at 3.30pm on Thursday 8th October, 2015
To book your appointment at Aidan Phelan Salon please call 020 8544 4450.
We are pleased to support Macmillan Cancer Support with the world’s biggest coffee morning by holding our very own Bake a Cake competition!
The competition is open to all our staff and students.
Your cake will be judged by Tom Hall, Catering & Hospitality Team Leader
Date: Wednesday 7 October 3pm
Venue: Nightingales Restaurant
Prize: Lunch for 2 in Nightingales Fine Dining Training Restaurant
All cakes will then be sold in Nightingales for Macmillan coffee morning on Thursday 8 October 10.15am to 12.15pm
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