Canning College

Canning College offers a wide range of high quality courses to help students aged 17 and over prepare for University and State Training Providers and improve their career prospects. Founded in 1982, Canning College, an independent government school, boasts an extraordinary success rate for students continuing their education at prestigious university:

Master's Programmes


Canning College will be the leader in the provision of high-quality educational programs thatencourage excellence, promote critical thinking, develop autonomous study skills and foster lifelonglearning for tertiary bound students.
Canning College provides a wide range of flexible educational opportunities for both local andinternational students who are in their 17th year or older. Relevant and unique curriculum is createdthrough a rigorous process of review and development, often conducted in partnership withWestern Australian universities. Programs are delivered in a supportive adult environment bydedicated staff using world-class facilities and learning technologies, providing diverse pathways tofurther education or employment.
  • A positive approach to lifelong learning and an understanding that all students have the capacity to
gain knowledge and skills and to enjoy learning.
  • A commitment to excellence in academic and social achievement by both staff and students.
  • High expectations for staff and student conduct, including honesty and trustworthiness in all
  • Inclusive practices to meet the diverse needs of students and to achieve the best possible outcomes for all. A workplace and learning environment that is safe and free of discrimination, abuse or exploitation.
  • Behaviour, language and actions that demonstrate a high regard for self and others.

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Student Life

Recreation CentreReducing stress through sport, exercise and social activity

There are a wide range of sporting, recreational and social events and activities provided throughout the College year. The Recreation and Events program aims to enhance academic studies by providing a balance between study and recreation. The program aims to reduce stress through sport, exercise and social activity.

The College offers students an informal program in which a range of activities are offered throughout the year. Andrew Wilson, the Recreation Officer is always open to suggestions for new programs and is freely available to advise on personalised programs.

The equipment and facilities which are available to students include:
  • Badminton
  • Table Tennis
  • Basketball
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Well equipped gymnasium
Social activities include:
  • River cruise / Dinner Dance
  • Lunchtime sporting and cultural events
  • Fundraising for charities
  • Ice skating
Canning College has representative teams competing against Tuart College in:
  • Basketball
  • Soccer
  • Badminton
  • Table Tennis


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