A day in the life of our learners

We’re an independent specialist college for learners aged between 16 and 25 with special educational needs and/or autism.

At Heart of Birmingham Vocational College (HBVC) you will gain experience and new skills to help you become more independent and to prepare you for employment. You will learn through realistic, practical, hands-on activities that will increase your confidence and equip you for the future you want.

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COVID-19 response

Following the Government announcement of a national lockdown effective 05 January 2021 our College moved to online and virtual remote learning for all students. Please see the Key Information link below to download our remote learning offer.

Heart of Birmingham Vocational College is following all nationally recommended advice to protect students and staff and we will keep parents and students informed via this website and through telephone and virtual contact about any updates and further actions. If you need any support or advice, please call 0121 8090666.

We also recommend you look at the following sources of information to keep yourself informed of the latest developments and advice:

The NHS website: www.nhs.uk/coronavirus

The Government website for: 

Thank you all for your continued support, and please stay safe.