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South Essex College

Located next to Southend Central station, our Southend Campus offers an impressive range of vocational subject and adult courses while University Centre South Essex offers a range of higher education courses. All courses are set in realistic work environments using cutting-edge technology.

Our new Motor Vehicle, Engineering and Construction Centre at Stephenson Road Campus offers industry-standard facilities and workshops. The centre located off Progress Road will provide students with everything they need for their education and training in motor mechanics, engineering and the construction trades.

The college also has sites in Basildon and Grays.

Please visit our website for a prospectus and to see when upcoming open events are scheduled.

You can access a virtual tour of our campuses here:



We welcome students who have a disability and/or learning difficulty.

We appreciate and value the contribution that individuals with learning difficulties and/or disabilities bring to the college.

The college is committed to making students with additional support needs feel valued, respected and supported. We aim to create an inclusive environment where all students are treated on the basis of their merits, ability and potential.

We pride ourselves on providing high quality support to learners with a wide range of additional learning support needs to help individuals to participate fully in college life.



Luker Road Campus: South Essex College, Luker Road, Southend-On-Sea, Essex, SS1 1ND

Stephenson Road Campus: No. 28 & No. 30 Stephenson Road (off Progress Road) Southend-on-Sea, SS9 5LY


0345 52 12345



Who to contact

South Essex College Southend Campus
Luker Road
Southend on Sea
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Opening Times

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Courses run during the week and at weekends
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Please refer to the website for course costs. Some of our provision is fully funded and some courses have access to learner loans to help spread the cost of learning.

Local Offer


If you have a special educational needs or disability, we would encourage you to discuss this with us as early as possible; and want to discuss this, we have a team at each of our main campuses to help you and where you can speak to staff to discuss your needs. Further details on how we can help you can be found on the Additional Learning Support page of our website.

Contact Name
The Additional Learning Support Team
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Additional Learning Support Services
Local Offer Age Bands
19-25 years
17-19 years
SEN Provision Type


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  •  Last user update: 17 Mar 2021
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