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FORMER SWINDON COLLEGE APPRENTICE RECOGNISED IN PRESTIGIOUS TOP 100 EMPLOYER LIST

03 March 2017

Swindon College is celebrating the achievements of apprentices past and present ahead of the 10th anniversary of National Apprenticeship Week (6th-10th March), as one of their former plumbing apprentices, now a local employer, is recognised in the prestigious Centrica Top 100 Apprenticeship Employer list (compiled annually by the National Apprenticeship Service).

APPRENTICESHIP LEVY BUSINESS BREAKFAST RECEIVES OVERWHELMING RESPONSE FROM LOCAL EMPLOYERS

13 February 2017

Swindon College, in partnership with GWE, received an overwhelming response to their Apprenticeship Levy Business Breakfast this week, with a wealth of local employers and an esteemed panel of guest speakers in attendance from across the Swindon and Wiltshire area.

Things Heat up at Swindon College in Final Round of 'Chef of the Year' Competition

18 January 2017

The heat was on for professional cookery students at Swindon College last week as their culinary skills were put to the test in the final heat of the annual Rotary Chef of The Year competition.

Swindon College Students Inspired by Visit from GB Paralympian Jack Rutter

09 January 2017

Students were inspired to ‘stay active’ and ‘never give up’ as GB Paralympian Jack Rutter delivered an uplifting and heart-felt presentation at Swindon College last week.

Swindon College students get new bar with support from Arkell’s

12 December 2016

Swindon College is celebrating getting a brand new bar for its hospitality and catering restaurant, courtesy of Arkell’s Brewery.

Public Service students put on a special show for Remembrance Day

14 November 2016

Public Service students at Swindon College spent weeks rehearsing a special and emotional commemoration that was held on Armistice Day to honour those who died.

Is your business ready for the NEW Apprenticeship Levy?

28 October 2016

In April 2017, the way the Government funds Apprenticeships is changing and a new Apprenticeship Levy is being introduced. Is your business ready for the changes?

JJ's Hair Group inspire hairdressing students at Swindon College

27 October 2016

Hairdressing students at Swindon College were inspired when JJ’s Hair Group visited students to train them in the latest hair styling techniques.

Plumbing and construction centre re-opens following fire

19 October 2016

Swindon College’s newly refurbished Plumbing and Construction Centre has officially opened, with Principal Steve Wain joined by staff, students and key contractors.

Swindon College’s Open Evening was a great success

18 October 2016

Swindon College welcomed prospective students through their doors to find out more about their range of full time, part time, university level and apprenticeship programmes.