Health & Social Care / Nursing

The Centre of Excellence in Health and Social Care provides the tutor expertise and industry facilities to transform you into a confident professional, for a successful career in the health or care sectors, or progress to further professional study.

Our clinical ward simulates a real working environment and is fully equipped with bays, to provide the perfect setting for practicing vital skills.

Real work experience plays an integral role in our programmes – tutors have strong links with the NHS as well as private and local authority care providers, providing access to quality work placements.

We are looking forward to you joining us in September when you start your journey towards creating an outstanding future.

If you have any queries about your application or starting College, email us on Year11applicants@wigan-leigh.ac.uk or call our friendly Admissions team on 01942 761111.


Step 1: Welcome to the Department
Step 2: Sampling Activities
Step 3: Career Zone
Step 4: Virtual Open Evening
Step 5: Virtual Tour
Step 6: Apply to Wigan & Leigh College
Step 7: Interview for College
Step 8: Transition Activities
Step 9: New Student Day
Step 10: Important Information for your Course
Step 11: Enrolment