Facilities Trafford College
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At Trafford College we are committed to teaching and learning excellence. This is why our specialist facilities are designed to help you get the most out of your studies. Take a look at just some of the facilities available to students at Trafford College.

The Centre for Science & Technology

Talbot Road Interior Artist ImpressionTrafford College’s £15 million Centre for Science & Technology houses cutting edge science, technology, engineering and mathematics facilities. The new centre has seen the development of a new pioneering learning environment to meet the future needs of industry.

Library and IT Suites

We have dedicated Library & IT Centres at both of our campuses, with a team of expert Library professionals on hand to provide you with all the help and resources you need for successful study.

  • Over 100 computers and laptops, with WiFi throughout
  • Access to over 20,000 books and journals
  • Over 1,000 DVDs free to hire
  • Dedicated study spaces and project rooms
  • Thousands of ebooks, emagazines and enewspapers plus specialist databases

Keep up to date with the latest news from the Library by following @TraffCollLib on Twitter.

Café Retreat

Take a break from your studies and relax in Cafe Retreat. Watch MTV on the big screen, catch up with friends or grab a snack in between classes. All our canteens cater for every taste and dietary requirements with a wide range of hot and cold food served daily.

Enhance Salon & Spa

Beautiful Savings at Enhance image_nailsEnhance Salon & Spa (Altrincham) offers the latest in hairdressing, beauty and spa treatments at unbeatable prices. With a selection of promotional offers and new treatments available, why not take time out to relax, sample a new hair style, or even treat a friend or family member to some pampering?

Aspire Restaurant

Aspire Restaurant (Altrincham) is our award-winning college restaurant. Home to our hospitality students, Aspire Restaurant Bar is open to the public for lunch and evening dining. For those pushed for time ‘Aspire2Go’ is available for a quick and delicious lunch.

Strive Fitness Suite

Strive Fitness Suite (Altrincham) is the ideal venue to exercise, make friends, de-stress and improve your general fitness and sense of well-being. Strive Fitness Suite has a wide range of equipment and is available to all students FREE of charge.

Car Parking

Please park only in marked bays as it is essential that Emergency Services are able to access the college at any time. Disabled parking spaces are for the use of Registered Badge Holders (who must display their badge). Students are not permitted to leave vehicles on college premises whilst they are engaged in work or personal business away from college. The site speed limit is 5mph. Users who disregard these rules may be barred from the car park.Please note that unauthorised parking at Stretford Leisure Centre and Dulux Paints may incur fines.

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    Trafford College is a leading provider of education and training in Greater Manchester. With a £50m investment in world-class facilities, an innovative approach to learning and exceptional links with some of the UK’s most significant employers, students are given a platform from which they can achieve their full potential.