Our centre at Leeds is perfectly placed for students travelling from Leeds, Sheffield, Hull, Bradford and all over Yorkshire. The centre is based very near junction 44 on the A1M and 46 of the M1.
Address: Phoenix House, Hawthorn Park, Coal Road, Leeds, LS14 1PQ
You can use the interactive map below to work out how to travel to our centre from a variety of locations.
Getting here by Car / Motorbike?
If travelling from the A1 to the east of Leeds simply turn off at junction 44 towards Leeds on the A64 (York Road), Turn right at the junction with the A6120 (Ring Road) and then turn right onto Coal Road (Just before the KFC). Hawthorn Park is just on the Left at the first set of traffic lights opposite the sub station. Trade Skills 4U is the last unit on the right.
If travelling from the M1 to the south of Leeds simply turn off at junction 46 towards Leeds on the A6120 (Ring Road). Then turn right onto Coal Road (Just before the KFC. Hawthorn Park is just on the Left at the first set of traffic lights opposite the sub station. Trade Skills 4U is the last unit on the right.
Getting Here by Train?
You can travel to either Cross Gates or Leeds train stations and then get the bus here. It is very easy to cycle or get the no. 7 bus from Cross gates station in around 15 Minutes. If you travel to Leeds City Centre, take a cab, cycle or travel by bus to the centre.
We are easily accessible by bike and have bike storage for up to 8 bikes. You can view interactive cycle route maps and plan your journey here:
The journey above is from Cross Gates to our centre. Please change the start location to view a diferent journey. More information including downloadable cycle map can be found here.
Travelling by Bus?
There is a bus stop just next to Hawthorn Park on. It is best to alight at the Coal Road / Victoria Road bus stop and walk. The no. 7 bus routes run every 30 minutes (directly from Croiss Gates) and it is just a 2 minute walk from there to the centre. Alternatively you can also get the 56 bus which stops a 8 minute walk away.
Car sharing is a fantastic way to save money and parking spaces too. If you are visiting the training centre and want to offer or find a car share please check out:
We also have a lift share board in our where you can find a lift share or advertise one.
Charging an Electric Car
We have 2 charging points at our centre so you can drive an electric car and charge while you study.
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