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Shining a light on our amazing apprentices

Shining a light on our amazing apprentices

27 June 2022

Thursday 16th June saw the return of the annual Coleg Gwent apprenticeship awards, with an in-person celebration being held for the first time in three years to celebrate our amazing apprentices. We had some amazing nominations from both assessors and employers alike!

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Interns celebrate Learning Disability Week with successful first cohort of pilot scheme

Interns celebrate Learning Disability Week with successful first cohort of pilot scheme

24 June 2022

This Learning Disability week, our interns have reached the end of the first course of a pilot scheme working with different departments of the Facilities team in Nevill Hall Hospital. Learn more about their supported internships in the healthcare setting.

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Celebrating our annual Learner Awards with Welsh sports presenter Jason Mohammad

Celebrating our annual Learner Awards with Welsh sports presenter Jason Mohammad

23 June 2022

On 22nd June, we held our annual learner awards event – a celebration of all our inspirational learners and their achievements. As the academic year draws to a close, we took the opportunity to celebrate our learners’ dedication to their studies with inspiring Welsh sports presenter, Jason Mohammad.

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Celebrating the official launch of our Cyber Hub

Celebrating the official launch of our Cyber Hub

17 June 2022

We recently celebrated a successful launch event for our new state of the art Cyber Hub at Blaenau Gwent Learning Zone in Ebbw Vale. The Cyber Hub has been launched as part of Cyber College Cymru; a programme designed to help prepare you for a career in cyber security

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ILS Charity Shop for St David's Hospice Care

ILS learners open pop-up charity shop for St David’s Hospice Care

16 June 2022

Independent Living Skills (ILS) learners at Blaenau Gwent Learning Zone could certainly give Alan Sugar something to talk about with their latest enterprise, a pop-up charity retail shop in support of St David’s Hospice Care!

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Inspiring the next generation of food scientists

14 June 2022

Earlier this term, Cardiff Metropolitan University hosted a group of our Applied Science students for a full food science experience day at their ZERO2FIVE Food Industry Centre, gaining an insight into the degree options and career pathways available within the food science and nutrition sector.

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