On Tuesday 4 May People & Planet are launching a free, online, active citizenship course for Level 1 and above Further Education learners. Learners who take part in the 'Write to React on Fashion' course will explore the connection between clothes they wear and poverty and human rights issues around the world. They will take positive action by creating a short online video asking their college, friends or family to…Continue
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With a local reputation for excellence in the hairdressing Industry, Nelson and Colne…Continue
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College Aims to Initially Reduce Printing Output By 5%…Continue
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A representative from the Bloodhound SSC (Supersonic Car) Engineering Adventure attended South Thames College’s Merton campus yesterday to enthuse budding Engineers and Scientists about why their skills are needed in today’s…Continue
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A budding beauty therapist from Highbury College Portsmouth took home the gold in a WorldSkills UK South East competition.
Student Kirstie Cripps' polished performance put her in first place in the intermediate section of the WorldSkills UK regional beauty heat, which also attracted competitors from Andover, Bournemouth and Poole, Chichester, Northbrook and Sussex Downs Colleges.
Completing a manicure,…Continue
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A Coleg Gwent student is crossing his fingers after being shortlisted for a Colegau Cymru Learner of the Year award in recognition of his progress since he started at Pontypool Campus in 2008.
18 year old Chris Evans from Ponthir, Newport, an Independent Living Skills (ILS) student, has made it down to the final few out of hundreds of nominations for students at colleges across Wales. Chris, his family and his tutors are hoping that his passion for learning,…Continue
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There has been a huge increase in the number of students planning to attend part-time and full-time courses at Bicton College in the next academic year. Although places are still available on many of the land-based College’s courses, the number of placement offers already accepted by new students for 2010/11 has risen by 64% compared to the same period last…Continue
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Derby College has joined forces with the Communications Workers Union and the United Road Transport Union in two separate agreements to provide essential skills training for their members.
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Derby College’s pre-school nursery has become the first in the city to launch a bid to become a Forest School ahead of its move to a new countryside setting at Broomfield Hall land-based college campus.
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YOUTH volunteers from ETEC Development Trust are digging into a project to renovate an historic part of Houghton-le-Spring.…
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Annie Thompson, Counselling and Psychotherapy Training Coordinator at Southampton City College, has been appointed as Covenor of the British Association for the Person-Centred Approach (BAPCA).…Continue
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Gateshead College has appointed its first managing director of business innovation and development to strengthen the training services and expertise provided to employers.…Continue
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Last week, HRH Prince Andrew, The Duke of York, officially opened the University of Huddersfield’s International Study Centre (ISC). The…Continue
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More than 10 aspiring artists put together an exhibition of their work at Southampton’s Civic Centre this week (April 19 to 23).
The artists are all students at Southampton City College and have worked for months to produce the work, which will contribute to their…Continue
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If you thought the X Factor had already claimed the UK’s rising stars, think again. On 22 April South Thames College hosted regional heats for the World Skills UK Popular Music Competition. World Skills UK are quality assured skills competitions aiming to encourage people across the UK to excel…Continue
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During the forthcoming Brighton Festival, City…Continue
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