Peterlee Campus

Welcome to our Peterlee Campus!

Found just off the A19 on the edge of Peterlee, our stunning Peterlee campus is a fantastic place to study.

Our multi-million pound facility has everything a student needs to further their knowledge and skills in their chosen subject, from incredible facilities to fantastic teaching designed to get the best out of you.

East Durham College's Peterlee campus is home to a wide range of vocational course programmes, with dedicated facilities for each subject area.

The campus is also home to East Durham Sixth Form (ED6), our specialist A Level provision with a proven track record of delivering incredible results.

The following courses are available at our Peterlee campus:

  • A Levels
  • Access to Higher Education
  • Accountancy
  • Art & Design
  • Beauty Therapy
  • Brickwork
  • Business Studies (Peter Jones Enterprise Academy)
  • Carpentry and Joinery
  • Catering and Hospitality
  • Childcare and Adult Care
  • Computing & ICT
  • Counselling
  • Creative Media Production
  • Foundation Studies
  • GCSE Maths and English
  • Hairdressing & Barbering
  • Higher Education
  • Music and Music Technology
  • Painting and Decorating
  • Performing Arts
  • Photography
  • Science
  • Sports
  • Teacher Training
  • Travel & Tourism
  • Uniformed Public Services

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Painting & Decorating

Your future career in painting and decorating starts right here at East Durham College.
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Presentation Graphics Software (City & Guilds ITQ Level 2) Using Microsoft PowerPoint

This level 2 course requires you to make best use of presentation software to produce presentations. At this level you are required to demonstrate the skills and techniques necessary to use a range of intermediate presentation software tools to create, format and run presentations.
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Level 2 Art and Design

This programme provides a rounded approach, not just as a visual artist but to the industry as a whole. You will gain experience in creating, researching, advertising and using digital technology.
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Level 2 Extended Diploma in Health and Social Care

Further your career in health and social care with this level 2 care course taught at East Durham College's Peterlee campus.
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Level 3 Technical Certificate in Childcare & Education

This course is designed for students who are interested in working with children aged 0 to under 8. Gain the underpinning knowledge and skills to work with children and their families in a variety of settings.
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Featured Facilities

We have many excellent facilities across our campuses that are open to the general public and available to hire. Why not take advantage of our fantastic venues and services.

The Lubetkin Theatre

Did you know EDC has the only dedicated theatre in the East Durham Area? It's open to both students and the general public for performances too.

Lee Stafford Education Hairdressing Salon

Did you know EDC is home to its very own hairdressing salon, open to the public? We offer a wide range of hairdressing and barbering services to external clients, with our hairdressinng training in association with celebrity stylist Lee Stafford.

Science Labs

Available at both our Houghall and Peterlee campuses, our science labs are well-equipped for everything to do with science!
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The History of Peterlee Campus

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Peterlee Campus

East Durham College
Peterlee Campus
Willerby Grove
Peterlee
County Durham
SR8 2RN