New Students and Start Dates 2018

We're really looking forward to seeing you in September! On this page you'll find information to help you before you arrive at College on your first day.

Getting here

Not sure how you're going to get to College? We've bundled together all of the local transport routes and options for you.

Take a look

Where do I go?

When you arrive on your first day, make your way to the Balliol building reception (Balliol Road Campus students) or the Main reception (South Sefton Campus students), where staff will be on hand to point you in the right direction.

Financial Support

We've got a number of different packages that can help you with course fees, travel and childcare.

Find out more about your options

Social Campus

Join our Facebook social campus. This isn't our main Facebook page, instead we've created a closed group especially for you.

Request to join

Learner Support

For those with additional support needs, we can support you with a range of specialist programmes, modern support software and highly trained support staff.

Find out more

FAQs

We've put together a handy list of frequently asked questions that are commonly asked when starting life at College.

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Need help?

Call Student Services on 0151 353 4444, email enquiries@hughbaird.ac.uk or send us an online message via Facebook.

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Start Dates for New Students 2018

The dates below are your Induction Days. Your timetabled course lessons will start the following week.

Further Education (FE) - Balliol Road Campus

CourseLevelStart dateTime
Barbering Level 2 Wednesday, 5th September 2018 9am
Beauty Therapy & Media Make Up Level 1 Monday, 3rd September 2018 9am
Beauty Therapy & Media Make Up - Groups A & B Level 2 Tuesday, 4th September 2018 9am
Beauty Therapy & Media Make Up - Group C Level 2 Wednesday, 5th September 2018 9am
Beauty Therapy & Media Make Up Level 3 Thursday, 6th September 2018 9am
Brickwork Level 1 Monday, 3rd September 2018 9am
Brickwork Level 2 Wednesday, 5th September 2018 9am
Brickwork Level 3 Thursday, 6th September 2018 9am
Business, Law & Administration Level 1 Monday, 3rd September 2018 9am
Business, Law & Administration Level 2 Monday, 3rd September 2018 9am
Business, Law & Administration Level 3 Wednesday, 5th September 2018 9am
Business, Law & Administration Level 3 returners Friday, 7th September 2018 9am
Carpentry & Joinery Level 1 Monday, 3rd September 2018 9am
Carpentry & Joinery Level 2 Wednesday, 5th September 2018 9am
Carpentry & Joinery Level 3 Thursday, 6th September 2018 9am
Childcare Level 1 Monday, 3rd September 2018 9am
Childcare Level 2 Wednesday, 5th September 2018 9am
Childcare Level 3 Friday, 7th September 2018 9am
Computing & Digital Technologies Level 1 Monday, 3rd September 2018 9am
Computing & Digital Technologies Level 2 Monday, 3rd September 2018 9am
Computing & Digital Technologies Level 3 Wednesday, 5th September 2018 9am
Construction & the Built Environment Level 3 Wednesday, 5th September 2018 9am
Construction & the Built Environment Level 3 returners Thursday, 6th September 2018 9am
Creative Arts Level 1 Monday, 3rd September 2018 9am
Creative Arts Level 2 Monday, 3rd September 2018 9am
Creative Arts Level 3 Wednesday, 5th September 2018 9am
Electrical Installation Level 1 Monday, 3rd September 2018 9am
Electrical Installation Level 2 Wednesday, 5th September 2018 9am
Electrical Installation Level 2 returners Thursday, 6th September 2018 9am
Electrical Installation Level 3 Friday, 7th September 2018 9am
Engineering Level 2 Tuesday, 4th September 2018 9am
Engineering Level 3 Wednesday, 5th September 2018 9am
Engineering Level 3 returners Thursday, 6th September 2018 9am
Floristry Level 2 Tuesday, 4th September 2018 9am
Floristry Level 3 Thursday, 6th September 2018 9am
Football Coaching Level 1 Monday, 3rd September 2018 9am
Football Coaching Level 2 Monday, 3rd September 2018 9am
Football Coaching Level 1 Monday, 3rd September 2018 9am
Football Coaching All returners Friday, 7th September 2018 9am
Hairdressing Level 1 Monday, 3rd September 2018 9am
Hairdressing - Groups A & B Level 2 Tuesday, 4th September 2018 9am
Hairdressing - Group C Level 2 Wednesday, 5th September 2018 9am
Hairdressing Level 3 Thursday, 6th September 2018 9am
Health & Social Care Level 1 Monday, 3rd September 2018 9am
Health & Social Care Level 2 Wednesday, 5th September 2018 9am
Health & Social Care Level 3 Friday, 7th September 2018 9am
Hospitality & Catering (L20 Hotel School) Entry Monday, 3rd September 2018 9am
Hospitality & Catering (L20 Hotel School) Level 1 Tuesday, 4th September 2018 9am
Hospitality & Catering (L20 Hotel School) Level 2 Tuesday, 4th September 2018 9am
Hospitality & Catering (L20 Hotel School) Level 3 Tuesday, 4th September 2018 9am
Media Level 1 Monday, 3rd September 2018 9am
Media Level 2 Monday, 3rd September 2018 9am
Media Level 3 Wednesday, 5th September 2018 9am
Motor Vehicle & Motor Cycle Engineering Level 1 Monday, 3rd September 2018 9am
Motor Vehicle & Motor Cycle Engineering Level 2 Wednesday, 5th September 2018 9am
Motor Vehicle & Motor Cycle Engineering Level 3 Thursday, 6th September 2018 9am
Painting & Decorating Level 1 Monday, 3rd September 2018 9am
Painting & Decorating Level 2 Wednesday, 5th September 2018 9am
Painting & Decorating Level 3 Thursday, 6th September 2018 9am
Plumbing Level 1 Monday, 3rd September 2018 9am
Plumbing Level 2 Wednesday, 5th September 2018 9am
Plumbing Level 2 returners Thursday, 6th September 2018 9am
Plumbing Level 3 Friday, 7th September 2018 9am
Public Services Level 1 Monday, 3rd September 2018 9am
Public Services Level 2 Monday, 3rd September 2018 9am
Public Services Level 3 Monday, 3rd September 2018 9am
Travel & The Visitor Economy Level 1 Monday, 3rd September 2018 9am
Travel & The Visitor Economy Level 2 Monday, 3rd September 2018 9am
Travel & The Visitor Economy Level 2 Wednesday, 5th September 2018 9am
Science Level 3 Wednesday, 5th September 2018 9am
Sport & Fitness Level 1 Monday, 3rd September 2018 9am
Sport & Fitness Level 2 Monday, 3rd September 2018 9am
Sport & Fitness Level 3 Monday, 3rd September 2018 9am
Sport & Fitness All returners Friday, 7th September 2018 9am
Wall & Floor Tiling Level 1 Monday, 3rd September 2018 9am
Wall & Floor Tiling Level 2 Wednesday, 5th September 2018 9am
Wall & Floor Tiling Level 3 Thursday, 6th September 2018 9am

A-levels - South Sefton Campus

CourseStart dateTime
All studentsWednesday, 5th September 20189am

University Centre

CourseStart date
All undergraduatesw/c 10th September 2018 (day dependent on timetable given to you during enrolment)
Access to Higher Education (HE)w/c 10th September 2018 (day dependent on timetable given to you during enrolment)

14-16 College

CourseStart dateTime
Year 10Tuesday, 4th September 20189am
Year 11Wednesday, 5th September 20189am

Thornton College

CourseStart dateTime
All 1st year studentsWednesday, 5th September 20189am
All 2nd year studentsThursday, 6th September 20189am
All 3rd year studentsFriday, 7th September 20189am