Located on the Alloy Industrial Estate, opposite the Primary Health Care Centre, Coleg Pontardawe has been designed to attract students from throughout Pontardawe and the surrounding areas. It will also be an obvious place for workers at the factories and businesses in the Industrial Estate to access work-related courses.
Classes on offer include a range of languages such as Welsh, French and Italian (beginners are particularly welcome) and the ever-popular computer courses, including Computers for the Clueless and Using Computers in Retirement. There are also courses in business, accounts and payroll plus an Access to HE course in Health and Social Care.
Facilities for students are new and modern and boast two computer suites, numerous classrooms and a learndirect centre for online learning. There is also a Return to Learn section where adults can brush up on their literacy and numeracy skills.
Coleg Pontardawe offers fantastic services and facilities including:
- Day Care Nursery
- Careers Advice and Guidance
- Conference Room
- Services for Individuals and Businesses (computers, photocopying, fax, etc.)
Coleg Pontardawe also offers training packages that are specifically designed for businesses. These are delivered in partnership with Neath Port Talbot College's business section trainingwales. Courses offered include:
- European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL) + other computer courses
- IOSH Managing Safely
- First Aid at Work
- Management Training
- Food Hygiene and Nutrition.