Brockenhurst College

A new skills centre at Brockenhurst College to provide high specification laboratories including new learning technology from IBM.

Project Description

Brockenhurst College improved and extended facilities for Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) courses, creating a state-of-the-art centre. A key element of the new learning provision is utilising new learning technologies developed by IBM. The project has high specification laboratories for physics, chemistry and biology. It includes interactive science and maths teaching rooms; workshops and IT suites which features new learning technology developed with IBM. IBM are an integral part of the project, contributing to the project by providing software, learning communities analytical services including marketing support. This project supports the area’s labour demand for a workforce with essential STEM skills and up to date digital skills.

Key Outputs

50 apprenticeships 25 higher apprenticeships 40 construction jobs created
Growth Deal Amount: 
£3.92 million
Total Project Cost: 
£5.834 million
Project Date: 
Wed, 04/01/2015 to Thu, 09/01/2016
Scheme Promoter: 
Brockenhurst College
Project Status: 
Completed