Taster Days

Please download or view these documents online to help you choose your Taster sessions for your visit with us….

Eastboune Campus Programme

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Lewes Campus Programme

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If you would like to book onto our Year 10 Taster Days, please take a look at the brochures (attached left) and contact us on schoolslink@sussexdowns.ac.uk  or tel: 030 300 38707.
We will be in the office Monday – Friday 8.30am-5pm to answer calls and will respond to emails as soon as possible.
To reserve your place we will need:

Parents/guardians of students who are applying to come to Taster Days independently are required to complete and return a Health and Safety Declaration Form. Please click here to download the form.


Eastbourne Campus Taster Dates

Lewes Campus Taster Dates

Monday 10th July Thursday 6th July
Tuesday 11th July Thursday 13th July
Friday 14th July


We have provided each school with a limited number of prospectuses and application forms, but if you require further copies you can contact us at schoolslink@sussexdowns.ac.uk.

Please help us reduce our carbon footprint by viewing a prospectus here.


This is an opportunity to see the college buildings and facilities that Sussex Downs College has to offer. The tour will last approximately an hour.

To book a place on a College tour please contact us on tel: 030 300 38707 or complete our online booking form.

Open Events 2017 - 2018

You are invited to Sussex Downs College to experience a taste of college life.

At our Open Events you can find out more about the huge range of education and training opportunities available with us.

View the College facilities and meet staff who will be on hand to answer any questions you may have. You will also have the chance to meet current students to find out what life is really like after school. Clue: it will be the best time of your life!

Find the right course for you, from Art & Design and Beauty Therapy to Motor Vehicle and Brickwork. Study Accounting, Law or English; Media, Photography or Graphic Design… there is so much choice here at Sussex Downs College.

It’s not just for Year 11s! Younger students thinking about their future are welcome. Adult learners are also invited to learn more about our part-time courses, professional programmes, Access to Higher Education courses and Foundation Degrees.

Eastbourne Campus

Lewes Campus

Friday 13th October 2017

Saturday 14th October 2017

Thursday 9th November 2017

Wednesday 31st January 2018

Friday 6th October 2017

Saturday 7th October 2017

Tuesday 14th November 2017

Wednesday 24th January 2018


No appointments necessary. Prospective students and parents can simply turn up on the day at their chosen campus.

We look forward to seeing you!


Find out how to get to Sussex Downs College


Whether you are thinking of furthering your education to progress to university, or entering the world of work and following an apprenticeship framework, Schools Link enables students, parents and school staff to find out more about the College.

If you would like any further information please contact us at schoolslink@sussexdowns.ac.uk and we will be more than happy to help.

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