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The College can truly claim to be at the leading edge of vocational nuclear industry training.

It is the South West hub for The National Skills Academy for Nuclear (NSAN) leading the regional network of NSAN approved training providers and our Cannington campus is the home of the Magnox South Decommissioning Centre.

We gained a national Beacon Award for our work with employers in this sector and have several high quality practical courses at all levels.

In qualifying in a course assured by NSAN you will gain valuable marketable skills needed by the nuclear sector helping you to find career pathways to reach your full potential.

Paul Goss, Head of the National College for Nuclear (Southern Hub) said, “The National College for Nuclear will provide young people with a fantastic opportunity right on their doorsteps. School leaver full-time programmes in engineering and science or Apprenticeships will provide unique progression pathways into the sector and university degrees, setting them up for an exciting and successful career."

For further information on the National Skills Academy, visit

If you are a company and would like to discuss your business needs with our Business Development team, call 01278 655111 or email

Employer Case Study: Magnox

Read how Bridgwater & Taunton College helped provide training needs for Magnox.

Employer Training: Alstom

Another recent training partnership has been with Alstom - read the training opportunities here.

Working with EDF