In light of the current situation in Ukraine, Dv8 Sussex are supporting the need for help and aid to reach those in and fleeing Ukraine. We will be accepting donations of essential items until Wednesday 16th March. If you feel you can, a donation of any of these listed items would be greatly appreciated. These can […]

To coincide with our Gender Awareness in Media and Entertainment month, this month’s Alumni profile is Charlotte Ayres. Charlotte continues using her creativity in graphic design for her own business whilst working with young people at a charity. If you would like to feature as an alumni of ours, do get in touch by emailing […]

This month we are celebrating Gender Awareness in Media and Entertainment (GAME) to coincide with International Women’s Day on the 8th March. We feel that it is important to highlight the disparity in gender that currently exists within the creative industries and our courses. We would like to challenge this by incorporating the theme of this year’s […]

We would like to notify you of a planned inset day on Monday 21st February, which is the first Monday back after half term.We apologise for the late notice of this inset, however, due to the impact of Covid in the last term our normal schedule of staff training has been disrupted. All students due to […]

This month’s Alumni profile is Keith Bridle, a prior Media Production student, who has kept himself busy since leaving us back in 2017! If you would like to feature as an alumni of ours, do get in touch by emailing 1. What did you study at Dv8? I studied Media Production, Level 3 at […]

Join us on Zoom on Thursday 24th February 2022 from 5.30-8pm for our Virtual Q&A Event! Do you have a burning question you would like to ask about one of our courses? Are you wanting to know more about our admissions process? Are you wondering if you’ll get any financial support whilst studying with us? Our staff […]

We understand the importance of our students having a high level of attendance, and we wanted to celebrate those that have kept their attendance to a high level.  Congratulations to Games Development Level 3 Year 1 and Music Production & Performance Level 3 Year 1 & 2 in Bexhill and Games Development Level 3 Year 1: […]

Following on from December’s Alumni Profile, Oliver Redman, we were delighted to have spoken to Julia, a past Games Development student, who left us in 2020. 1. What did you study at Dv8?Games Development 2. What was your experience of studying at Dv8? At Dv8 I learned valuable skills that I’m able to apply to my work […]

Our Autumn end of term newsletter has been sent out to all parents, students and applicants. If you haven’t received a copy, you can read about all that we have been up to below and do contact us at if you would like to be added to our mailing list. *|MC:SUBJECT|* *|MC_PREVIEW_TEXT|* Welcome to […]

If you weren’t able to catch the live stream of our End of Term Music Performance, then you can watch the highlights on our YouTube channel! A huge well done to all of the Bexhill Level 2 and Level 3 Music students and Leon for putting this show together. We hope you enjoy and have […]

Tomorrow on Wednesday 15th December between 1.30-2.30pm, join our Music students over in Bexhill for a live-streamed performance! They will be performing a variety of pieces- festive and non-festive, so grab a comfy seat and enjoy the music! To join, head over to our Facebook page here and either click the ‘story’ circle or the […]

Each year our Music students take a classic Christmas song and put their own spin on it. This year our students took on ‘Last Christmas’ by Wham! Credit to all of the students and staff who were involved in the making of the song and video. We hope you enjoy watching this as much as we enjoyed […]

This Friday 10th December is Christmas Jumper Day and we are asking all students and staff to wear their finest knitted garments, whether on-site or at home! We are also asking (if able) for a £2 donation to be made to Save The Children. By pulling on our Christmassy knits & donating, we’ll be transforming […]

Week Beginning Monday December 13th  Following careful consideration, we have decided to make the last week of term, beginning Monday December 13th a Directed Study Week. This means that students will be set and supported to complete specific projects, which they can choose to do either in College or work from home. College will remain open as […]

Introducing our ‘Alumni Profiles’, a series where we will feature an alumni member a month.  For December 2021, we caught up with Oliver Redman who left us back in 2018. 1. What did you study at Dv8?Music Production & Performance 2. What was your experience of studying at Dv8? What is your favourite memory?Loved it, the […]

We are delighted to be able to offer 2 new courses from January 2022 for young people aged 16-18 (or up to 24 with an Educational Health Care Plan) who are currently not in education, employment or training. The first course is our Level 1 ‘Introduction to Creative Skills’ course that will give young people […]

We are pleased to invite you to Dv8’s ‘Meet the Parent/ carer’ evening on Wednesday 3rd November 5-7pm. This event will comprise of a bookable slot (5pm or 6pm) where you will be welcomed by our Heads of Curriculum, with an overview of Dv8, followed by subject area presentations and Q&A. An English and Maths representative […]

Please find below timetables for the upcoming year by centre. To find out which days you are in, find your course on the left hand side and then follow along the line.  Term begins week commencing Monday 20th September. Individual timetables will be released once we have gathered English and Maths results and we know which students […]

Presenting to you our brand new video! If you are joining us from September or you want to join us in the future, please do take a look at our brand new video which will tell you all you need to know about studying with us! A huge thank you to Big Egg Films for their filming […]

Results will be released to students on Tuesday 10th August. To ensure the safety of our staff we are unable to accommodate all students collecting results on-site, to this end we will be emailing out the results to all student email accounts. If students wish to collect in person they must contact the Centre Coordinators […]

Next week, Thursday 12th August, is the GCSE results day. Both of our centres will be open from 10am for students who sat a GCSE to collect their results. Please note, we do not give results out over the phone or by email. If you cannot come in to collect your results we will post […]

To all those starting on our online Get Into Games course from September, we would love for you to join your fellow students for our online Taster Event! Hosted by our Games tutor James, you will be able to meet one another, have a brief look at what you will learn on the course and ask […]

We would love to invite all new and returning students to join our Discord server.  Here you will be able to chat to each other before you start in September about your course and wider interests! To join, please contact Alice ( for the link and follow the instructions to sign into the server. Once you’ve […]

We are delighted to let you know about our upcoming open events in October. Join us in Brighton or Bexhill on either Saturday 16th October from 10am-12pm or Wednesday 20th October from 5-7pm for our Open Events! Come have a look around our centres, speak to our tutors and students, try out some activities and get a […]