Message from UTC Sheffield City Centre

  • Updated: Sunday, October 18th 2020
  • A Year 9 student has tested positive for Covid-19 and Year 9 parents/carers are asked to download our letter. Year 9 students are being asked to isolate and return to school after half-term on Monday 2 November.
  • The UTC remains open for all other year groups.
  • When Sheffield moved into the Tier 2, high risk category, we had to cancel tours of the UTC, but we are currently looking at strategies to enable tours in some format in the near future. We will be in touch as soon as possible about transition meetings/possible tours.

Message from UTC Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park

Updated: Friday, October 16th 2020

All students will be able to return to learning on site at UTC Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park full-time – week commencing Monday, October 19th 2020. Thank you for your patience and understanding during this challenging time. Please note our campus tours are going ahead in single family groups.

UTC Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park are running virtual events to hear about our exciting specialisms, with an opportunity to hear from the Principal, the Curriculum Director and staff, and our employer partners.

Computing Showcase:  Tuesday 10th November, 5:30-:6:20pm

Health Sciences & Social Care: Wednesday 18th November, 5:30-6:20pm

Sport Science Showcase: Tuesday 24th November, 5:30-6:20pm

UTC Sheffield Engineering Facilities

Facilities

Both of UTC Sheffield’s campuses offer the latest industry-relevant facilities for work-related learning and teaching.

We aim to equip our students with the knowledge, skills and experience needed to use new technology in the workplace. Enabling them to cope with the rapid pace of technological change.


City Centre

State-of-the-art facilities at the City Centre campus include:

  • Engineering mini-factories that simulate the real manufacturing environment
  • Advanced Apple Mac-based design suite with the latest hardware and software
  • Suite of hi-tech studios and media labs for digital creative and media projects including film, photography, animation and web application
  • High-spec prototyping facilities including laser cutting, a wind-tunnel and 3-D printing
  • Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) machine suite and Computer Aided Design (CAD) suites for producing items designed by the students
  • Milling machines and lathes
  • Electronics laboratory
  • Multi-use rooftop sports pitch

Olympic Legacy Park

State-of-the-art facilities at UTC Olympic Legacy Park include:

  • Activity Studio
  • Health and Development Suite including a flexible ward set-up, a child development area and a facility for an operational ambulance
  • Sport Science laboratory for detailed assessment of individual performance
  • 3G professional standard pitch and 100m running track with data capture facilities
  • Fitness Suite
  • Virtual Reality and User Experience (UX) research lab, Raspberry Pi lab and Robotics lab
  • Rooftop science terrace overlooking 3G pitch

In addition, technology is a core part of the learning experience to prepare students for the world of work.  Students are encouraged to bring their own laptops to college and there are PC studios with the latest software for students to use.

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