get involved

Be part of the fun by emailing getinvolved@westherts.ac.uk

about

We offer an exciting enrichment campaign with a full range of engaging activities for you to get involved with throughout the year. Expand your skills and experiences all whilst being part of the fun. 

Take a look at what we have on offer:

campus Key

         Watford

         Hemel Hempstead

         Kings Langley

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american football

Like NFL?  Know your Patriots from your Giants or new to the sport? Then come along to these sessions to improve your skills.

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art club

If drawing and mindful colouring are your thing, then come along to this session.

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badminton

Come smash some shots at this weekly session and learn new skills and tactics, whether you are a new beginner or experienced player.

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basketball

Get involved in the college Basketball team with weekly training sessions and matches.

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boot camp

If you like getting muddy and in shape at the same time, then come along to this session!

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camera
club

Get the chance to learn about different camera controls, digital vs analogue, dark room techniques and more at this weekly club.

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Celebrating Diversity

Work together to promote equality of opportunity and celebrate difference that makes people unique.

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charity
events

Participate in social action projects to raise money for local and national charities. Get involved and have fun whilst developing teamwork and leadership skills.

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citizenship

Preparing for adulthood to become responsible, respectful and active members of our local communities. Debate what positive citizens contribute to society.

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COPING
WITH STRESS

Finding it hard to manage your work/life balance?  Then learn about different apps, activities and methods to control those stress hormones for being successful.

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cricket

Fancy yourself as the next Ben Stokes and want to play competitive matches, then

make sure you get involved.

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DANCE

A weekly chance to get active while learning new moves and techniques at this weekly fun club. 

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democracy

Recognise fundamental British Values of democracy, individual liberty, the rule of law and mutual respect and tolerance.

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Digital Safety

Staying safe online, your digital footprint and an awareness of online grooming.

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drama club

Fancy yourself as the next BAFTA winner?  Then get yourself along to this weekly club to showcase your skills and be the next up and coming star!

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Driving Theory

Practice your Highway Code, know your hazards and stopping distances as well as motorway rules and road signs – passing your test which give you more independence!

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film club

Have a passion for classic, modern, popular or niche film?  Want to discuss it with other likeminded people and maybe create your own films?  Then come along to this club!

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first aid

Learning first aid can help you feel more prepared and able to cope in an emergency situation. You never know when you might need it.

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football

A competitive weekly league open to all students to prove

you are the best in the college!

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freshers
fair

A chance to engage with local companies at our interactive fresher’s fair learn about upcoming opportunities, try something new and grab a freebie or two!

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girls
circuits

This female only session is a chance to work out with your friends and get in shape for the summer season.

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girls
football

Whether you are the next Steph Houghton or just fancy a kick about, come along to this girls only session!

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gym

Get involved in a weekly free open gym where you can get hints and tips from our gym instructor to meet your goals

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healthy choices

This event aims at helping you learn how to select healthy choices to ensure you stay in great physical and mental state.

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healthy relationships

Having positive relationships are hugely important, so this event plans to highlight the ways to keep safe to those you interact with.

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Independent Living

Herts Young Homeless provide outstanding training which focuses on how to prioritise, budget and make ends meet.

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Develop a positive character

and personal traits, dispositions and virtues that guides conduct, behaviour and attitude.

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Lives Not Knives
lyricool

Write poems, lyrics for songs or short stories? Then share them with those that do the same thing.

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Make a Difference

Take pride in our learning environment, volunteer, step outside the comfort zone and build resilience.

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MODEL UN

Participate in Model United Nations, which involves substantial research, public speaking, debating, and writing, to develop critical thinking, teamwork, and leadership skills.

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money matters

Take responsibility for money. Avoiding debt, lending and spending, borrowing and interest rates.

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moving on moving out

Prepare for University or independent living, by learning how to read your gas meter,

legal contracts, county court judgements and how to avoid them.

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music
club

If you ever wanted to start a band or try an instrument or just show the world your skills, then come along to this session with other students.

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prevent

Learn about radicalisation and extremism, what you can trust, staying safe online and British Values.

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protect our planet

The 22 April is Earth Day. Pop along to learn the top ten things you can do to protect our planet, live more sustainably and have a positive impact on the world.

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sen dance

Come along to this friendly, fun, weekly session that allows you to dance along to new and classic songs.

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social
september

A chance to meet other fellow students and settle into college life, at this event where you can try board games, Esports and other activities across the

month.

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table
tennis

Drop in or grab a bat at many of our tables placed around the campuses to compete against fellow college students.

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yoga

Come along to this friendly, fun, weekly session that allows you to dance along to new and classic songs.

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got an idea?

We’re always adding to our enrichment offer and welcome suggestions from students and parents alike, if you have an idea for what you’d like to see added to our events then get in touch by emailing getinvolved@westherts.ac.uk