By: Samantha Lauren King

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A group of maritime teachers put their lifesaving skills to the test when a standard survival exercise was interrupted by an emergency. The group, including one student, from...
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Professional services giant KPMG has been sending its apprentices back to school in a scheme to boost their professional development, reports Samantha King. Apprentices at KPMG are encouraged...
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Learners in Leek held the life of their principal in their hands, as he abseiled down a local church for charity. Buxton & Leek College’s principal Len Tildsley,...
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Seventeen former battery hens have been given a new lease of life after being taken in by staff and students at Eccles Sixth-Form College. The college’s sport, health...
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Five aspiring engineers from UTC Swindon took a top prize in the Royal Navy engineering challenge finals, a national STEM competition. The team of year 10 students won...
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Business students have taken control of the social media accounts of a championship basketball club in a unique work experience placement. The 15 level three students from Gateshead...
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The winners of a competition to breathe new life into Suffolk charity shops have been revealed. Aliona Cervinskaja and Joe Seaman (pictured) won the week-long challenge, which saw...
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Students at Barnsley College have learned about the transgender community during a guest talk from two trans women. Ashleigh Lee and Jess Ryan travelled from Halifax to share...
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Hopwood Hall College swept the board in a competition for further education colleges in Greater Manchester, reports Samantha King. The annual Greater Manchester Skills Competition ran from March...
Movers and Shakers
Your weekly guide to who’s new and who’s leaving Kelvin Nash, Principal and CEO, Kendal College Start date: May 2018 Previous job: Vice-principal, Heart of Worcestershire College Interesting fact:...
News
The nation’s best training providers, employers and apprentices have been enshrined at the inaugural Annual Apprenticeship Awards at a glitzy gala dinner. The ceremony, attended by 500 people,...