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Open Events

If you're considering following a Further Education course or an Apprenticeship come and visit Newton Rigg College to see what we can offer you.

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Check out our Late Applicant Events - Click here to book your place!


At our Saturday Open Events  students have the opportunity to meet tutors to discuss the courses, visit curriculum areas and see our student accommodation. These are complete sessions and you will need to arrive before the start time.

At Information Evenings  students can talk to tutors about our courses and visit our student accommodation. These are drop in sessions so you can arrive any time between the start and finish times.

Our Taster Sessions are designed for students currently in Year 10 or Year 11 at school who would like to find out more about the college experience in a course of their choice. These are complete sessions and you will need to arrive before the start time.


Events and Days Out

The College holds several event days throughout the year.  This is a great way to see our campus at work and meet our friendly staff and students.

Check out our Events Calendar to find out what's coming up.

Schools Engagement

Opportunities for schools to work in partnership with the College can be arranged through a range of routes, including the attendance of College staff at school options evenings or assemblies, provision of ‘off the shelf’ programmes to complement the delivery of the core curriculum and tailored, bespoke programmes to meet the needs of schools and individuals.

For more information or to request a school brochure please contact the Marketing Team.


Find out about agricultural apprenticeship courses at Hexham Auction Mart and other land-based apprenticeships as well as our full and part time courses offered at our Penrith site.  

If you have any queries please contact us on 01768 893400.

Newton Rigg College,
CA11 0AH
01768 893400