Our Sites

Our Sites

Cardiff and Vale College has top class campuses and centres of excellence across Cardiff and the Vale.

We are transforming education and training across the region – with a real focus on ensuring the best facilities and learning environments for individuals, the community and employers now and for the future.

Below are a list of our current sites – click on each site for more information, maps and directions.

For general enquiries about sites and facilities: 02920 250 250 info@cavc.ac.uk

To hire facilities at CAVC: 02920 250 350 venuehire@cavc.ac.uk


City Centre Campus

This campus is in the heart of Cardiff City Centre – just a 5-minute walk from Cardiff Central Train Station. It includes our landmark new build opened officially by the First Minister in October 2016. It also includes specialist centres all of which are within a 5-minute walk of this main building.


City Centre Campus

The main hub of the campus, including a huge range of specialist teaching facilities as well as for the community including The Classroom restaurant, Urbasba salon and spa, theatre, coffee shop, supermarket and more.


Automotive Centre

Just next door to the main building, this brand new Automotive Centre, based across 3 buildings, is one of the largest of its kind – housing top class specialist facilities for learners and industry.


Construction Centre

This large purpose built Construction Centre provides vast industry training facilities for construction trades. The site is just a 5 minute walk from the main building.


Building Services Centre [DR2]

The Building Services Centre, directly opposite the main building, provides a dedicated hub for training in building services trades.




Central Services Centre [Coopers Yard]

This site is not a teaching site, but a base for many of the central business services of the College. Situated on Curran Road it is a 5-minute work from the main building and Cardiff Central Station.


Other Cardiff Sites

Cardiff and Vale College also teaches across other sites in Cardiff.


Cardiff International Sports Campus

The home of CAVC Sport – providing a superb hub for sport courses and teams.


Eastern Community Campus

A brand new, multi-million pound campus that will provide outstanding facilities for excellent teaching and learning for young people across the East Cardiff region.



The Vale of Glamorgan

The College has had a base in Barry for over 50 years – supporting individuals, employers and the community across the county.


Barry Campus

Based on Colcot Road, this large campus includes teaching facilities for a huge range of courses, as well as facilities for the community including The Glamorgan Suite restaurant and the Academi Urbasba Hair & Beauty Academy.


International Centre for Aerospace Training [ICAT]

This iconic centre provides a large specialist centre of excellence for the Aerospace industry – training individuals and working with employers from across the sector in Wales, the UK and across the world.