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Furness College

URN: 130633

Channelside, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, LA14 2PJ

On 1 August 2016, Furness College and Barrow-in-Furness Sixth Form College merged and kept the Furness College name. Only reports published after 1 August 2016 are for the merged college.

Good

  1. Outstanding
  2. Good
  3. Requires Improvement
  4. Inadequate

We can inspect further education organisations at any time if we have concerns.

Outstanding
They are normally exempt from routine inspection. They may receive monitoring and other visits.

Good
We normally inspect them around three years. They may receive monitoring and other visits.

Requires improvement
We normally inspect them within one to two years of the latest inspection. They also receive a support and challenge visit before the next full inspection.

Inadequate
We normally inspect them within 15 months of the latest full inspection report. They also receive monitoring visits.

Notice
We normally give notice up to two working days before the inspection. We can also inspect without notice.

Activity, reports and ratings

when we publish a new report

  1. Full inspection: GoodFull inspection, PDF - 01 May 2015
  2. Full inspection: GoodFull inspection, PDF - 25 January 2011
  3. Monitoring visit Monitoring visit, PDF - 08 September 2007
  4. Full inspection: GoodFull inspection, PDF - 21 June 2007
  5. Full inspection Full inspection, PDF - 30 May 2003
  6. Full inspection Full inspection, PDF - 11 July 2001
  7. Full inspection Full inspection, PDF - 21 June 2000
  8. Opened

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