Totton College | Vocational Training and Apprenticeships | Nacro

Totton College

Phone: 023 8087 4874
Location: Water Lane, Totton, Southampton, Hampshire, SO40 3ZX


Water Lane, Totton, Southampton, Hampshire SO40 3ZX, UK


About Totton College

We want you to be who you want to be. At Totton College, we support you to gain the skills you need to progress onto higher education, training, or work.

As part of Nacro Education, we are committed to serving our local community we work within, ensuring local businesses and learners have the skills they need to succeed. Through our apprenticeships, professional and vocational courses, we will provide you with the knowledge, experience and confidence to go further in your studies and career.

Collaborating with leading industry experts, we believe in providing a creative and supportive environment to cater to your individual learning needs. Giving you a wealth of employability and enrichment opportunities to ensure you have the expertise required for your CV.

What makes Totton College different?

We tailor our teaching to your individual needs. Our courses are taught by experienced, qualified teachers, in a safe, friendly environment for all learners. Small class sizes mean we can provide each learner with the time and attention they deserve to support them throughout their studies.

Through our collaboration with industry, we ensure our courses are crafted to include the latest insight and knowledge, giving you that competitive edge in the job market. Our apprenticeships programmes allow new and existing employees to obtain their desired qualifications while working.

We welcome you whether you are aged 16 –18, 19+ or still at school and looking to discover more about your future options. It is also the reason why Nacro Education and Skills provision, including Totton College, has been graded We hold the Matrix standard for careers education and have received the Incyte platinum award for safeguarding.

Learn more about Totton College here.

Subjects at Totton College

From vocational courses, to apprenticeships and GCSEs, at Totton College we offer a range of subjects for you to study.

  • Apprenticeships
  • Art & Design
  • Business
  • Childcare
  • Construction
  • Hair & Beauty
  • Hospitality & Catering
  • Media
  • Motor Vehicle Maintenance
  • Music
  • Public Services
  • Skills for Life
  • Sport
  • Travel and Tourism
  • Video Games
  • Maths & English GCSE

All our courses are designed with your learning experience in mind. Ensuring you have the skills and confidence to go further and progress in your dream career.

Explore the full range of courses at Totton College here

Explore the full range of courses at Totton College. Once you have found a course, click the ‘Apply Now’ button to start your application.

You will be directed to our application system where you can apply to study at Totton College.

If you haven’t applied to us before, you will need to create an account by clicking ‘Create an Account’ to register your details. You will then be able to complete your application.

Once your application is submitted, you will receive an confirmation email, which will include your details and course choice.

For more details on how to apply to Totton College, click here.


To enquire about our apprenticeships and to explore the options available to you, visit Totton College apprenticeships for more information.

If you have any issues with creating an account, or completing your application, you can contact us:

Call: 0207 902 5425


If you would like more information about Totton College:

Call: 023 8087 4874

Please note, we’re only able to accept applications via our application system.

Totton college mural at the local train station
I have really enjoyed the course and taking part in all the different activities. One of my biggest achievements was to produce the winning mural design for Totton Railway Station.
Ceara, Totton College Learner

Life at Totton College

We provide inspirational and innovative learning experiences for all our learners, and we want you to make the very best of your time with us.

Totton College is different to other colleges. We have around 400 learns so it feels like a real community. We know each learners as an individual and tailor your learning to your need and aspirations.

From our on-site Opus Salon to a state-of-the-art media suite, our facilities are industry-standard to make sure you get a real feel for the world of work.

We specialise in vocational and technical education – 95% of our learners have work experience integrated into their courses, enhancing their CV and giving them the skills required for the workplace.

We offer apprenticeships in a wide variety of sectors from Business Administration to Hairdressing. We work with local enterprise and industry-leading experts to ensure our programmes cover the latest skills, knowledge and behaviours.

We have a wide range of enrichment activities from Creative Writing to Football. We also have dedicated staff who can support your welfare. You can talk to them about any concerns or issues you may have.

We are proud of our education community. That’s why we have our Nacro Education Charter, outlining what we provide for you, and what we ask you to bring to our community. You can learn more about what to expect while studying at Nacro Education here.

We promise that we will give you opportunities to discover your passion, encourage you to perform to the best of your ability, and celebrate your successes.

To learn more about life at Totton College, visit the Totton College website.

Working closely with the Totton community

We work within our community, establishing partnerships and helping bring the local area closer together.

Because of our partnerships, every learner has the chance to take part in valuable work experience and engage with a number of local businesses.

Shining a light on our courses

At Totton College, our campus offers a modern learning environment with state-of-the-art facilities designed to replicate real working environments. These include:

  • Art and design studio
  • Media suites
  • Dedicated study areas
  • Opus Salon
  • TV studio
  • Motor vehicle Garage
  • Music recording studio

We believe that the personalised and tailored support we offer to learners is second to none. Through our employability hub, learner finance and bursaries, and progression coaching, we ensure you have everything you need to achieve your ambitions, and gain the valuable skillsets you need for your future and CV. Our learning support and learner welfare initiatives ensure that we’re able to support learners’ individuals needs.

Learn more on the Totton College website.

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Contact us

Totton College
Water Lane, Totton,
Southampton, Hampshire,
SO40 3ZX

Phone: 023 8087 4874