Wirral Met College’s Information, Advice & Guidance Service holds the national Matrix Quality Award, which means we are committed to giving you impartial advice and guidance.
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Our Student Advisers are on hand and happy to help with any query you have have. They offer a friendly, confidential and welcoming service to help you make the most of your time at college.
Alternatively, take a look at the job profiles available on the National Careers Service website.
Raising Participation Age legislation means that if you are in Year 11 now, you will have to continue in education or training until at least the end of the school year when you are 18.
This does not mean you must stay in school! You can choose from the following options:
Remember – staying in education and training has huge benefits, including increased earnings and better job prospects.
If you are aged 16-18 (on 31st August), study programmes are FREE for most students as these courses are funded by the government. Please see our Fees & Discounts leaflet for details, or call 0151 551 7777.
Study programmes are full time courses for 16-18 year olds which include:
If you need help in choosing the right course, just get in touch. Call our Student Advisers on 0151 551 7777 for impartial advice and guidance – they will help you to explore your options and get on the right course.
Once you have decided which course to study, it is now time to submit your application. Please read the course details and ensure you meet the entry requirements prior to submitting your application. If you need further help, please contact Student Services on 0151 551 7777.
Find a course using the Course Finder or using the site menus
Click the Apply Online button and complete the application form.
Once you have clicked 'Submit', you will receive an email from us telling you that we have received your application. If you do not receive a confirmation via email, please check your spam folder, or contact us - 0151 551 7777.
Download our application form, print it, complete it and post it to us at:
Admissions, Wirral Met College,
Conway Park Campus, Europa Boulevard,
Birkenhead. CH41 4NT
(or you can bring it along to one of our campuses)
Complete the application form as fully as you can. This is your chance to tell us all about your skills and qualifications. If you have any additional needs, it is important that you tell us so that, if required, we can make reasonable adjustments that will help you at interview and during your studies.
We will acknowledge receipt of your application and invite you to attend an interview. If you do not hear from us within 14 days, please call Admissions on 0151 551 7777 and press option 3, to check there has been no postal delay. By completing and signing or sending your application you are agreeing to Wirral Met College processing your personal data. We may be required to pass your data to our funding agencies and other authorised bodies that are registered under the Data Protection Act 1998.
Click here to find out how to apply for a Higher Education course.
Tel: 0151 551 7777
Fax: 0151 551 7001
A short walk from Birkenhead bus station and opposite Conway Park train station.
Tel: 0151 551 7777
Tel: 0151 551 7401
A few minutes from Woodside Ferry Terminal and Birkenhead Hamilton Square train station.
Old Chester Road
Tel: 0151 643 8180
A short walk from Bebington train station
It is located near our Twelve Quays Campus, a short walk from Seacombe Ferry Terminal, Woodside Ferry Terminal and Birkenhead Hamilton Square Train Station.