News & Blogs

Alumni spotlight: Dan Nicholls from Dragons Rugby

24 January 2022

Coleg Gwent is the place where success begins for so many people! Numerous actors, entrepreneurs, musicians, and sports stars have begun their journey at one of our five campuses, and Dan Nicholls joins them as one of our successful alumni working at Dragons Rugby.

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The race is on for the City Car Cup

The race is on for the City Car Cup

20 January 2022

This year, around 60 first and second year learners from Level 3 Motorsport Engineering at Blaenau Gwent Learning Zone are taking part in an exciting Student Motorsport Challenge in the City Car Cup!

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Tutor Brian Back becomes a published author

18 January 2022

Lecturer, Brian Back, has taught Sociology and Access to Humanities and Social Sciences at Blaenau Gwent Learning Zone for ten years. To continue passing on his experience, knowledge, support, and passion, Brian has written a book called ‘THE ANSWER TO LIFE: The Simple Solution to the Problems of Living’.

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A university qualification could be closer than you think

A university qualification could be closer than you think

13 January 2022

Are you questioning if university is a realistic option for you and wondering what alternatives are out there? There’s one option you might not have considered yet... a higher education course at Coleg Gwent. 

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January college courses - new year new challenge - part time Coleg Gwent learners

New year, new challenge

4 January 2022

January has arrived and 2022 has got off to a flying start at Coleg Gwent. We have a range of exciting courses starting this January at your local campus, with fantastic opportunities to learn something new this year.

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Dragons academy staff and partners

Dragons Rugby Announce Partnership with Coleg Gwent

8 December 2021

We’re pleased to announce that we’ve become an Official Commercial Partner for Dragons Rugby for the 2021 - 2022 seasons, so you can pursue post 16 education alongside improving your skills on the rugby pitch.

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