We are delighted that you have applied to study at Blackpool Sixth. We are looking forward to you starting as students in our college!

Please find below suggested activities and resources to help you prepare in the best way possible for your courses at Blackpool Sixth. To begin just click on the relevant department area below to find each of your courses…

Business & IT

Take a look at the valuable and engaging resources available for your subject(s)

English & Modern Foreign Languages

Take a look at the valuable and engaging resources available for your subject(s)

Humanities

Take a look at the valuable and engaging resources available for your subject(s)

Maths

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Performing Arts, Music & Media

Take a look at the valuable and engaging resources available for your subject(s)

Science

Take a look at the valuable and engaging resources available for your subject(s)

Social Sciences

Take a look at the valuable and engaging resources available for your subject(s)

Sport, Tourism & Public Services

Take a look at what valuable and engaging resources there are for you subject(s)

Visual Arts

Take a look at the valuable and engaging resources available for your subject(s)

Interviews and Advice

Our friendly Admissions team are busy working from home to provide advice and guidance for Year 11 students. If you have not already had an interview to discuss your course choices, please check your email accounts for an invitation to have an interview with one of the team.  The interview will mainly be done through email.

We’ve had great feedback from the South Shore applicants who had their interviews via email “The process was easy and quick” “Thank you very much, I’m looking forward to starting at Blackpool Sixth!”

Please also get in touch if you need any advice about course choices or have any questions about studying at Blackpool Sixth.  You can contact the Admissions team at enquiries@blackpoolsixth.ac.uk

If you haven’t applied yet, don’t worry! We are still accepting applications, to apply online click here

Additional Learning Support

We promote equality of opportunity for the development of an individual’s potential, regardless of their differences and disability.

We are committed to contributing to Blackpool and Lancashire’s SEND local offer.

Please contact Additional Learning Support (ALS) should you have any Special Educational Needs or Disabilities that affect your learning whilst at college, these may include:

  • Autism/Asperger’s syndrome
  • Dyslexia, Dyspraxia and Dyscalculia
  • Hearing impairment
  • Mobility needs
  • Mental health
  • Medical conditions
  • Visual impairment

The ALS Administrator can be contacted on 01253 394911 or at learning.alert@blackpoolsixth.ac.uk. Our experienced team is here to support you.

Our Special Educational Needs (SEN) coordinator is our Head of Student Support, Stuart Ormson – stuart.ormson@blackpoolsixth.ac.uk

Our Videos

Here are some informative videos about different aspects of life at Blackpool Sixth...

Careers Advice

Take a look at the valuable and engaging resources available to help you decide what career is right for you...

Social Media

Keep up to date with the college and our fantastic subject areas via our social media platforms...

Our social channels are a great way of keeping up to date with all of our latest news. We will be sharing subject related content, examples of student work, tips to keep you happy and healthy whilst working from home and general positive news stories from the college. We have already shared some great live music and artwork students have been doing whilst online learning and we cannot wait to share more. So please follow us @blackpoolsixth