News & Blogs

Meet the learner: Megan Chard

Meet the Learner: Megan Chard is on track to achieve her Gym Trainer Qualification

26 November 2020

Sport and fitness have always been a major part of life for ex-professional Welsh cyclist, Megan Chard. But Megan now has time to focus on other things like completing her gym instructing course at Coleg Gwent.

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Taking care of our young carers through the QSCS accreditation

18 November 2020

Did you know that young adult carers are three times more likely to be out of education, employment or training than other young people, and five times more likely to drop out of college? But at Coleg Gwent, we've got you covered with a network of support under our QSCS accreditation.

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Global Entrepreneurship Week 2020

16 November 2020

At Coleg Gwent, we’re delivering a week of virtual activities to support our entrepreneurial learners to go freelance or start their very own business, without letting COVID-19 put their dreams and plans on hold, and Coleg Gwent alumnus, Abi Chamberlain, inspires with her story.

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Have you heard about the Kickstart Scheme?

12 November 2020

A fantastic new opportunity has been announced by the Government to reduce long-term unemployment and skills shortages, and it’s a programme we’re proud to be part of… the Kickstart scheme!

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Meet the Learner: Nibin learns the nuts & bolts as an Apprentice Civil Engineer

10 November 2020

Since completing work experience with Blaenau Gwent County Council and Alun Griffiths Civil Engineering and Construction during the school summer holidays, Nibin found his niche and knew he wanted to work in Civil Engineering industry in a hands on role.

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Training the healthcare providers of the future

5 November 2020

Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic earlier this year, healthcare has been thrust into the spotlight. It’s an exciting time to be at the forefront of healthcare and we’re proud to play a role in training the healthcare providers of the future.

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