Horizons College

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Horizons College

Service details

Horizons College, is part of the Uplands Educational Trust, a registered charity, which provides high quality learning, working and living opportunities for young people with special needs across Swindon and the surrounding areas. The College offers 4 programmes of study across two learning sites, Segal Centre in Stratton Road and Headlands Vocational Centre on Headlands Trading Estate.


Free to full time learners with an EHCP

Main telephone

01793 481493



The page was last updated on 27 April 2021

Service summary

Horizons College, formerly UET College, is a specialist facility for young adults aged 19-25 who have severe or profound multiple learning difficulties and/or complex needs.

Further information

In order to meet the wide range of needs, our learners require a specialist provision including: purposely designed accommodation, access to a range of expert and multi-agency support such as physiotherapists and occupational therapists, visually and hearing impaired specialists amongst others.

Horizons College provides four learning pathways that are intended to extend learning beyond that provided in the pre-16 phase and moving progressively towards community participation and application of skills. In real terms this will mean learning to use local services and making a contribution to the local community either through voluntary or paid work.

Client groups

Our courses are suitable for learners who wish to continue building on their learning and life skills beyond the age of 16.

Main address

Segal Centre
Stratton Road