Employers in the local and regional community served by North Hertfordshire College are this month being given a firsthand opportunity to see and experience the skills of students as they take over full operation of the Broadway Hotel in Letchworth for two days.
On Wednesday 26th January,…Continue
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Sussex Downs College are supporting National Apprenticeship Week with five stories over five days with the aim of raising the profile of apprenticeships so that more people understand what they are and how we can help employers and students start on the apprenticeship journey.
The College is keen to secure more employer placements in Sussex and work with exemplar employers highlighting individual student success stories as shining examples of how apprenticeships can…Continue
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With scissors at the ready and makeup on their brushes, Coleg Gwent students are getting set to compete in the first round of the 2011 AHT (Association of Hairdressers and Therapists) UK Trainee Competition.
This year’s event will be held at Newport Centre where students will battle it out in the regional heats for a place in the national AHT final.
This first round of the competition will take place on Monday 31 January from…Continue
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Leighton Andrews AM, Minister for Children, Education and Lifelong Learning paid a visit to Barry College’s Cardiff Construction Training Centre (CCTC) last week to take part in a question and answer session with Carpentry and Brickwork students.
Accompanied by John Griffiths AM, Mr…Continue
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Bishop Burton College is preparing itself for an influx or farmers, food producers and representatives from rural and allied businesses when it holds a week of events dedicated to debating and examining future of the agricultural industry.
The week, which will run from the…Continue
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Local businesses are invited to an event celebrating National Apprenticeship Week – marked at Derby College by the arrival of a supersonic jet and rocket powered car that is aiming to break the World Land Speed Record.
The full size BLOODHOUND SSC (Super Sonic Car) show car will visit make its first visit to the East Midlands and take centre…
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Media opportunity: Wednesday 9th February,10am: The Roundhouse, Derby College, Pride Park, Derby. Opportunities to interview BLOODHOUND SSC driver Wing Commander Andy Green, experience the driving simulator and interview College students about their views on the project.
The arrival of a supersonic jet and rocket powered car that is aiming to break the World Land Speed Record will mark Derby College’s celebrations as part of National Apprenticeship Week. (7-11…
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Art and Design students from the Thurrock Campus, Woodview are collaborating with the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) in Rainham Marshes on a unique live project as part of their studies.
Second year Level 3…
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A PORTSMOUTH resident and former company director has set up his own business after retraining as an electrician aged 46.
Glenn Whitten, from Anchorage Park, ran a successful health and safety business for more than a decade, working with huge clients and even celebrities across the UK.
However, after 11 years in the…Continue
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A new fast-track Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development Level 5 Diploma course, enabling aspiring human resource or development managers to enhance their…Continue
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West End College London prides itself on the cultural diversity of its student body and has been delivering high quality academic and vocational courses since 2005. Our college has recently sent up an agreement with Coventry University London Campus (CULC) that will ensure a guaranteed progression route open to all students who successfully complete an ABE qualification at West End College London (WECL). Students will then be eligible for a West End College London scholarship* for their…Continue
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Coleg Gwent has been recognised for helping its staff to stay ahead of the game by developing individual skills and expertise. The College has become the first FE College in the UK to achieve the continuing professional development (CPD) Mark Award.
Coleg Gwent topped over 1,000 education establishments registered with the organisation to gain a 100% score, fully meeting the criteria in the portfolio of evidence submitted for the award, which recognises…Continue
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With the latest version of accessplanit’s learning management system already proving a hit with existing clients, accessplanit will be on hand at stand 66 to demonstrate the heightened functionality of this innovative software for those less familiar with the product. Intended to ‘future-proof’ clients from technological…Continue
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The Manchester College is embarking on an innovative partnership with Bridge College, a specialist further education college in Stockport for young people aged 16-25 with disabilities, complex needs and autism. The project will see the creation of a unique centre of expertise for students with learning difficulties. Subject to detailed planning consent, which is likely to be granted in April, students from both institutions will share a new co-located state of the art campus in Openshaw,…Continue
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Chesterfield College has become the latest organisation to purchase Analyst (EMSI’s labour market intelligence tool) since the last sale of the tool only a week ago.
Chesterfield College are existing ACTIVE customers using Total Solution Mapping (TSM) and will now be using Analyst alongside this to support the development and promotion of new courses.
The college will be looking at generating intelligence on the changing profile of the local job market,…Continue
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