Switch on to your future in technology.
Activate Learning is the leading provider of technology courses for school leavers across Oxfordshire, Berkshire and Buckinghamshire. Discover the many different options below - There is still time to apply for September starting courses via the websites listed.
Activate Learning comprises secondary, further and higher education, apprenticeship and workforce training, consultancy, commercial business and social enterprise.
We have a number of locations throughout the region which offer specialist courses:
The Technology Campus, City of Oxford College
Our new £8m high-spec facility for technology-related learning in Oxfordshire boasts facilities designed specifically to enhance the experience of our students. Our team of passionate teaching staff deliver programmes which focus on real-life practical projects, shaped by employer partners.
Find out more about the courses we offer in the following areas:
Banbury and Bicester College
We have two campuses in Banbury and Bicester which offer professional work spaces, industry standard facilities and equipment across a number of areas. Our Bicester campus specialises in Motorsports Engineering.
ATG Training offers both engineering apprenticeships and study programmes at their Aylesbury campus. Find out more.
Bicester Technology Studio
Bicester Technology Studio (BTS) is a new Studio School in Bicester, specialising in Engineering, Science and Business at Sixth Form level. Partnered with many leading local and national employers, we equip young people with the attributes they need to become skilled young technicians who will go on to underpin the growth of the rapidly growing high technology and green economy industries in and around north Oxfordshire. Find out more.
Based in Didcot, UTC Oxfordshire provides a scientifically focused and high technology education alongside a broad and balanced curriculum. Our focus on science and engineering specialisms supports the growth of Oxfordshire’s ‘science vale’ and STEM employment sectors. Find out more.
Reading College offers first-class training facilities, commercial experience and enterprise opportunities. Our supportive and experienced teachers have done the jobs you want to do and offer insider knowledge and specialist guidance.
We deliver computer science and engineering excellence for 14-19 year olds and aim to educate and train the next generation of technicians, engineers and industrial innovators. We work hard to ensure that our students are inspired by the relevance and challenge of solving real-life industrial and community problems. Find out more.