Get Set Prep

Starting college this September

We can't wait to welcome you to the College

Thanks for choosing Brighton MET or Northbrook as your college of choice for September 2023. We're really excited for you to join us and begin your college journey.

This is our Get Set Prep Portal! Here you will find everything you need to know and do before your course starts in September.

Please note that our course teams are constantly adding more information and resources to this portal so make sure you check back regularly to ensure you don't miss anything!

Starting in September

Course confirmation events

If you are a new student starting with us in September, you will receive an email invitation soon inviting you to a course confirmation event, which runs from Wednesday 23 August 2023 to Friday 1 September 2023. You will be given a specific time and date to come into the college and secure your place. Please note that attendance is mandatory to complete your enrolment

Where do I find my start date and time?

The term will begin on Monday 4 September, 2023. Your exact start date and time will be provided at your course confirmation event, if not before. 

To get started, choose the college you're going to attend below:

Working alongside your course

  • If you are looking for a part-time job before you start your course in September, please explore finding opportunities in your chosen industry that will compliment your area of study. This will mean you are able to maximise your development and learning and can expand on the opportunities given to you in the workplace and in the classroom.
  • You will be expected to undergo work experience as part of your course, please take time this summer to think about where you would like to go, and which skills you would ideally like to develop.
  • Your course tutors will give you further information about industry placement and work experience in September, in the meantime if you have any questions please drop the Employability Team an email on