HSDC is a Further Education College with three campuses at Alton, Havant and South Downs.

Mike Gaston, Principal and CEO

“HSDC is a key provider for the city of Portsmouth and surrounding area. Shaping Portsmouth is a natural fit regarding partnership and advocacy in its vision and drive for the City linking business, education and community. As a college serving the needs of the City we recognise ourselves as a vital public asset at the heart of our community providing a critical pivot with employers of all sizes in meeting current and future skill needs, and supporting people with transitions into new jobs and new sectors. Working with Shaping Portsmouth allows us to strengthen our economic and social purpose and we look forward to a positive engagement.”