News & Blogs

Are STEM subjects the key to your future?

4 May 2021

By 2022, 1 in 5 new jobs in the UK will be STEM jobs. With so many exciting opportunities to pursue a fulfilling and successful career in STEM, your journey starts at Coleg Gwent.

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Laura Huckbody in the recording studio

Record label success for BGLZ student, Laura Huckbody

30 April 2021

Our courses allow you to study near to home but go far with your career, as seventeen-year-old Laura Huckbody from Tredegar has found out after being offered a recording contract!

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More than just horse riding – Supporting Riding for the Disabled Association

27 April 2021

For many years, our Equestrian Department has supported the Clytha Group, a branch of the Riding for the Disabled Association based in Usk, to help dozens of local people with disabilities who have attended their inclusive riding sessions.

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Crosskeys campus and Additional Support Assistant Anthony Price

Need a little extra help at college? Our ASAs have got you covered!

23 April 2021

Supporting our learners is one of our priorities at Coleg Gwent. And our caring and friendly Additional Support Assistants (ASAs) like Anthony Price are central to our supportive community, making sure you’ll never feel alone at college.

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Torfaen Learning Zone building

Our New Campus – Torfaen Learning Zone – is officially open for teaching and learning

21 April 2021

Torfaen Learning Zone has been highly anticipated for quite some time, and after a difficult year in the midst of a global pandemic that’s affected us all, we’re excited to officially open our brand-new state-of-the-art campus in the heart of Cwmbran.

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Alumni Rachele Amana

Meet the Learner: Rachele's journey to becoming a Social Worker

19 April 2021

As a French speaker from Cameroon, Rachele studied ESOL to learn how to speak better English, so she could communicate and interact with other people within the community and become a Social Worker.

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