About CAVC

We are Cardiff and Vale College

Cardiff and Vale College is one of the largest colleges in the UK, delivering high quality education and training within the Capital Region of Wales.

We have more than 30,000 learners each year across full-time and part-time college courses, university qualifications and apprenticeship programmes, along with dedicated training provision for employers.

We develop skilled and employable people – with some of the best student success rates in the sector and a focus on experiences that ensure our learners stand out and progress.

Inspirational. Inclusive. Influential.

We are Cardiff and Vale College.


Sites & Facilities

The College has invested in top class facilities for our learners, employers and the community.


We are proud to have been awarded with and shortlisted for numerous national awards for our work, and that of our brilliant staff and learners.
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New developments, learner achievements and much more. Catch up on our latest news.


We host a variety of curriculum-based and corporate events throughout the year, with many open to the public.

Governance and Leadership

Meet our leadership and governance teams and learn about how we operate.

CAVC Group

One of the largest College groups in the UK – meet those within the CAVC family.

Policies, procedures, strategies and statements

Our CAVC policies, procedures, strategies and statements


Cardiff and Vale College is proud to be Welsh.

Annual Review

Take a look at our highlights and key achievements from 2020.

3 Year Plan

Our vision, mission, values and priorities.

Strategic Equality Objectives

Our Purpose: To change lives through learning.

EMSI Economic Impact Report 2019

Demonstrating the Value of the Cardiff and Vale College Group. Analysis of the social and economic impact of learning.