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AAA screening at Blaenau Gwent Learning Zone

Supporting the Public Health Wales AAA Screening Initiative in Ebbw Vale

16 August 2021

This August, we’re proudly supporting Public Health Wales with a targeted health care initiative in Ebbw Vale to deliver accessible AAA screening to the local community at Blaenau Gwent Learning Zone.

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Health and social care students learning about mental health on a laptop

Coleg Gwent students volunteer with Mind Matters

11 May 2021

Health and Social Care learner, Casey, jumped at the chance to gain extra knowledge and experience through Mind Matters - a project that supports the mental health and wellbeing of young people through a volunteer training programme.

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Loopster employer case study

Working in partnership with local start-up Loopster

16 March 2021

By working with local businesses, we find a variety of ways to benefit both their organisation and our students, like our recent collaboration with Loopster, an up and coming second hand clothing company.

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Students volunteer to support patients in hospital during COVID pandemic

8 March 2021

Student volunteers working on the wards as part of the befriending service has helped to combat loneliness during the COVID pandemic this through the use of digital technology.

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Apprentice Jesse in the workshop

National Apprenticeship Week 2021: Meet the Apprentices

12 February 2021

We have over 500 apprentices studying a range of subject areas at Coleg Gwent, from Health and Social Care to Bricklaying, and Plumbing to Hospitality. Meet some of our apprentices.

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Apprentices in the workplace

The Benefits of an Apprenticeship

9 February 2021

This National Apprenticeship Week, we’re shining a light on apprentices and breaking down everything you need to know, whether you’re a potential learner or an employer wanting to know more.

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