FE Community

FE Community - Further Education, Skills & Employability Communication Network

September 2015 Press Releases (52)

Football stardom beckons for Cambridge Regional College student

Talented young footballer Harry Darling, a star member of the Cambridge United shadow scholarship scheme run in partnership with Cambridge Regional College, has been offered a full-time scholarship with the club's Academy.

Kate Da Costa, head of the Sport and Uniformed Public…

Continue

Added by Lynn O'Shea on September 30, 2015 at 23:30 — No Comments

New resources launched at Apprenticeship & Traineeship Staff Support Programme (ASSP/TSSP) Dissemination Conference

Developing Staff to Achieve the Best Outcome for Learners’

A new series of 4 podcasts focusing on the Apprenticeship reforms  and a new e-guide,  Resources for planning and action - effective practice from the Apprenticeship Staff Support Programme, which includes a section on planning for delivery of the new…

Continue

Added by Aidan Relf on September 30, 2015 at 10:52 — No Comments

Largest ever college Coffee Morning raises funds for Macmillan

Warrington Collegiate hosted its biggest ever MacMillan Coffee Morning, when it turned the Crescent into a giant restaurant selling drinks and a wide range of delicious mouth-watering delicacies such as carrot cake and gooey chocolate brownies.

A…

Continue

Added by Jenni Wood on September 29, 2015 at 17:49 — No Comments

Cambridge Regional College student wins place in England Boxing Elite Squad

Cambridge Regional College Sport Studies student Demie-Jade Resztan has been selected for the first England Boxing Elite Women’s Squad – putting her among the best young boxers in the country.

She was picked for the squad after a series of open talent days, assessment camps and competitions to find the most talented female boxers in England.…

Continue

Added by Lynn O'Shea on September 29, 2015 at 11:38 — No Comments

CONEL Students represent college at International Travel and Tourism Presentation

The College of Haringey, Enfield and North East London’s Travel and Tourism students will be representing the college on an international stage in Nice, South of France this November. Students Roberto Sariego (pictured left) and Richard McErlean (pictured right)  will be representing both the United Kingdom and CONEL, at the Institute of Travel and Tourism GTTP competition, where they will face stiff competition from countries such as China, Brazil, Canada and many more. Here the CONEL two…

Continue

Added by Karen O'Connor on September 29, 2015 at 9:20 — No Comments

NEXTGEN SKILLS ACADEMY CELEBRATES SUCCESSFUL LAUNCH OF BRAND NEW LEVEL 3 DIPLOMA

Thursday, September 24, 2015 - London, Uxbridge College Just one year after announcing the launch of NextGen Skills Academy, Ed Vaizey, the Minister for Culture and the Digital Economy, visited Uxbridge College to see NextGen’s brand new course in action.

NextGen Skills Academy is a government and…

Continue

Added by liz Bellchambers on September 28, 2015 at 9:30 — No Comments

LEADING FE AND SKILLS PROVIDER ADAPTS TO NEW CHALLENGES IN SECTOR

Making a difference: FEA’s senior team welcome in the new managing director David Sykes along with the new brand: (L-R) Mike Craddock, Sheila Fraser-Whyte; David Sykes; Claire Sharp

FE Associates, one of the UK’s leading FE and skills solutions specialists, is undergoing…

Continue

Added by Ricer01 on September 28, 2015 at 8:46 — No Comments

Leading FE and skills provider adapts to new challenges in sector

Making a difference: FEA’s senior team welcome in the new managing director David Sykes along with fresh branding: (L-R) Mike Craddock, Sheila Fraser-Whyte; David Sykes; Claire Sharp 

FE…

Continue

Added by Ricer01 on September 28, 2015 at 8:30 — No Comments

Funding cuts ahead for training providers but “North East best placed to benefit from apprenticeship reforms” says Skills Funding Agency

Eighty North East training providers have come together for a meeting of minds to discuss unprecedented funding cuts and major government reforms to apprenticeships.

A senior representative from the Skills Funding Agency (SFA) addressed the region’s further education sector at the annual…

Continue

Added by North East Learning Providers on September 25, 2015 at 19:52 — No Comments

accessplanit achieve customer service excellence award

Software house accessplanit who provide training management software to a number of colleges and universities, helping them to drive efficiencies, are delighted to announce their achievement of the Customer Service Excellence (CSE) Award. The award recognises organisations that provide first-rate customer service and can demonstrate 80% compliance to the elements. accessplanit were found to be compliant in 91% of the elements and received Compliance Plus in three areas.

To achieve the…

Continue

Added by Audrey Clark on September 25, 2015 at 13:13 — No Comments

Young chef finalists announced in Chesterfield Food and Drink Awards

Three budding chefs are hoping to take the title of Young Chef of the Year at the 2015 Chesterfield Food and Drink Awards, organised by Destination Chesterfield and sponsored by Chesterfield College. The winner of the award will be announced on Wednesday 28 October.

 

Chesterfield College students James Greatorex, Leanne Billyeald and Liam Slinn, all in year two of the Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Professional Cookery course, have been named as the three finalists in the tough…

Continue

Added by Anna Melton on September 23, 2015 at 14:28 — No Comments

Thousands of students welcomed in Cardiff and Vale College Freshers' Fayre

Some four thousand new students have been welcomed to their first year at Cardiff and Vale College during Freshers’ Week at its Barry and new City Centre Campus sites.

 

The students were introduced to the various services and support that CAVC has to offer, as well as a range of exciting…

Continue

Added by Chris Baker on September 23, 2015 at 9:46 — No Comments

Students to star in haunting experience on Halloween night

Students to star in haunting experience

WARRINGTON has a reputation for harbouring its fair share of spooky spectacles and supernatural secrecies. Halloween night at Warrington Museum promises to be one of the most spectacular.…

Continue

Added by Jenni Wood on September 22, 2015 at 12:31 — No Comments

Edenbridge show Despite the wet weather, Plumpton College did well at this year's Edenbridge show. The College's Centre at Ivyland showed their Berkshire pigs and Border Leicester sheep and did we…

Edenbridge show

Edenbridge show

Despite the wet weather, Plumpton College did well at this year's Edenbridge show.

The College's Centre at Ivyland showed their Berkshire pigs and Border Leicester sheep and did well in…

Continue

Added by sd on September 22, 2015 at 12:01 — No Comments

Sailing success for Plumpton College students



Great Year for Sailing

Here at Plumpton College we have had a great sailing year, with nearly every week being able to get afloat, which certainly showed through with the great standard of sailing shown by all the academy members.



We qualified 6 new dinghy instructors who all managed to secure work placements for the summer in the South of France, the West Coast of Scotland and…

Continue

Added by sd on September 22, 2015 at 11:54 — No Comments

Plumpton College Students Tree Climbing success Plumpton College level 3 Arboricultural students have taken part in the Arboricultural Association’s Annual ‘3ATC’ student tree climbing competitions …

Plumpton College Students Tree Climbing success

Plumpton College Students Tree Climbing success

Plumpton College level 3 Arboricultural students have taken part in the Arboricultural Association’s Annual ‘3ATC’ student tree climbing competitions this year.  One team from the first year students and one team from the second year were entered in the competitions.

In each competition students were timed for the ‘work climb’,  which involved carrying out various skill tasks whilst moving around the canopy of…

Continue

Added by sd on September 22, 2015 at 11:47 — No Comments

Wine courses students at Plumpton College

Plumpton College students enrolled onto the Wine courses; wine production, wine business and the unique Masters Degree, MSc in Viticulture and Oenology.



Plumpton College is Britain’s Centre of Excellence in Wine education, training and research, and It is the only Higher Education Institution to offer undergraduate…

Continue

Added by sd on September 22, 2015 at 11:41 — No Comments

Plumpton College Sussex appoints a new Principal

Plumpton College  September 2015 

APPOINTMENT OF NEW PRINCIPAL



The Governors of Plumpton College are pleased to announce that they have appointed Jeremy Kerswell as the new Principal…

Continue

Added by sd on September 22, 2015 at 11:28 — No Comments

Fashion Students Raise the Bar for Urban Shoe Designers

A group of Fashion students delivered an outstanding presentation of shoe designs at the end of a two week induction programme entitled ‘Urban Cinders Shoe Project’ at…

Continue

Added by Waltham Forest College on September 22, 2015 at 10:47 — No Comments

Freshers’ Week at Waltham Forest College

This week hundreds of new students participated in Freshers’ week at the Forest Road site.

Students turned up in their numbers to the College's annual Freshers’ Fair held in the Student Common Room on Wednesday 16 September.

More than 30…

Continue

Added by Waltham Forest College on September 22, 2015 at 10:36 — No Comments

Monthly Archives

2016

2015

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

2009

1999

Latest Activity

© 2017   Created by FEnews.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Privacy Policy  |  Terms of Service