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LRC and The Core

Our state-of-the-art Learning Resource Centre (LRC) offers students the chance to carry out group and individual study. The LRC team have their own Twitter feed, follow the team at @SRCLRC

The Core and the Learning Resource Centre (LRC) sits at the heart of SRC One in our Teesdale campus. There’s great research facilities available, dedicated support staff on hand to help and an area dedicated to help with core functional skills such as English and maths.

Teaching Areas

Art Room
The art space at Stockton Riverside College is tailored towards creativity and learning. With the support of our expert tutors students make use of the supportive environment to help their development in the creative arts.
Aviation Cabin
Want to know what it takes to work in aviation? Our courses offer training at the very forefront of this ever evolving sector. Trained as close to industry standards as possible, using real equipment, it’s no surprise our students have an amazing record for success.

Beauty Therapy
Feel in need of a spot of pampering? Head over to our beauty salon where our team of skilled beauticians can make you feel a million dollars. Treatments include face and eye treatments, waxing and nail manicures. Call 01642 865 453 to make an appointment or find out more.
Aviation Cabin
We want to give our students the best possible start on their route to their future career, for our Bricklaying students that means learning their trade in our purpose-built workshop. Hands-on experience along with guidance from our experienced tutors enables our students to build all the skills of the profession in our dedicated training environment.

Dance Studio
Home to our performing arts students, the SRC Dance Studio offers the ideal space for putting together routines and show rehearsals. The Pauline Quirke Academy also uses the facilities on a Saturday morning as part of their Tees Valley company.
You’ll find the electrical studio situated in our dedicated trade skills centre. The area is specifically designed to give students a working knowledge of their chosen field and offers the chance to enhance their skills in a supportive environment.

Our working salon can be found in SRC two at our Teesdale campus. It offers students the chance to learn from the best and get real experience. The salon is open to the public and offers great deals throughout the year.
HE Area
Our H.E. students have an exclusive area for teaching and study at our Teesdale campus. Overlooking the Oasis bistro, this is an area where students can work and socialise in a space dedicated to their needs.

Infinity Kitchen
The Infinity Kitchen is the starting place for many of the region’s finest chefs. Under expert supervision, our trainee catering team work throughout the day creating great food, developing adventurous menus and gaining the necessary experience of a working kitchen.
IT Classroom
Developing sharp I.T. skills is essential in modern life. Our I.T. classrooms are geared up to enhance our students’ learning and help them get the most from their course. With great support and top facilities we can help you develop your knowledge.

The Margaret Armstrong Theatre
The Margaret Armstrong Theatre is the home of the Teesdale Campus’ Performing Arts productions. In previous years accomplished performers have played to packed out audiences, in shows such as ‘Guys and Dolls’ and ‘Annie’. Former SRC alumni are now treading the boards on some of the biggest stages in the country.
Painting and Decorating
With a variety of rooms, walls and displays, the painting and decorating team make sure students are fully prepared for the working world. The thorough learning programme gives students the chance to gain work-based practice and hone their skills while gaining a nationally recognised qualification.

Interested in woodwork? Want to get a nationally recognised qualification? Join our woodwork course and get top-quality tuition and the skills you need to get ahead learning in our dedicated workshop. For more information on all our courses visit:

Public Areas

The beautiful reception at our Teesdale Campus is the hub of student life. With access to Information and Guidance our Oasis bistro, and the Street, the reception is a welcoming environment for all students and visitors to the College.
SRC2 Ground Floor
The ground floor of SRC two at our Teesdale campus is a social hub. With regular displays from the art and design team, a Costa Coffee at the Waterside Café and the Salon, the area is regularly bursting with life.


Infinity Restaurant
Our Infinity Restaurant, situated at the heart of our Teesdale campus, offers the perfect place to wine and dine. A fantastic menu prepared by our trainee chefs aims to give you a first class culinary experience. To find out more about the restaurant, see a sample menu and look over our Christmas specials, visit:
Oasis Bistro
Do you like top-quality food? Like an open, vibrant environment? Get yourself down to the Oasis café in SRC One. The bistro is run by the catering team and runs regular services throughout the day.

The Riverside Café
The Riverside Café is the popular choice for students on campus. With a host of daily specials and British classics, the café throngs with students throughout lunch. Specials include lunchtime favourites such as pizza, jacket potatoes, sandwiches and wraps.

SRC Bede Sixth Form

Bede Art Room
This functional workspace is one of the many creative hubs that SRC and SRC Bede offer. The art room gives students the ability to showcase elements of their work and offers great light to aid composition. The fantastic work of past and present pupils is often displayed throughout the college.
Astro Turf Football Pitch
At Bede Sixth Form, our students have access to some of the best sporting facilities in the region. The fantastic astro-turf pitch, just outside the SRC sports centre, is open to the public outside college hours. For more information on the SRC Sports centre at Billingham, visit or call 01642 373288.

Chroma Key Room
The Chroma Key Room is a superb facility that gives students the chance of working in a professional production environment. The photography and green screen amenities allow arts and media students the opportunity to get to grips with the latest technology in a safe and productive learning environment.
Sports Centre gym
The Bede Sports Centre gym offers the latest training equipment for students to use. The gym includes state-of-the-art cardio equipment, weight machines and a wide range of free weights to help you get your training programme up and running.

LRC inside
The LRC at Bede offers students the chance to study in a purpose- built, functional space. It has all the learning resources needed to achieve academic excellence and is located on the ground floor of the beautiful Bede Sixth Form College.
LRC outside area
This panoramic captures the inner space of the Atrium just outside the LRC. In the picture you can see the dining and social area, the epicentre for the college’s social scene. Access to the Levels One and Two are available either side of reception.

Science classroom
The science rooms at Bede allow students to develop a working knowledge of science through classroom based learning and active experiments. In 2013 Bede achieved an overall A level pass-rate of 99%. Physics had 72% of its pupils gain a high grade (A*- B), showcasing the quality of education pupils receive at Bede.
Bede Sound Booth
If you are musically inclined, this superb recording facility may appeal to you. The Music Technology department at Bede have access to the latest production technologies allowing students to get an authentic feel of a professional recording studio.

Sports Centre sports hall
The SRC Sports Centre is a newly built sporting arena at the heart of college life. This wonderful building is functional and includes state- of- the art facilities such as the Bede Climbing wall. The Centre is open to the public outside of college hours. For more information on the SRC Sports Centre at Billingham, visit or call 01642 373288.
The Bede Sixth Form Theatre is the home to the college’s stage and theatre productions and regularly plays host to a full house. The retractable seating allows the room to be versatile, giving enough room for bigger groups to use the space and also sufficient seating for a large audience for performances, plays and shows.