Coleg Gwent News

Students visit nepal to help underprivileged children

Coleg Gwent learners support underprivileged children in Nepal

13 March 2023

Learners from Sport and Public Services at Blaenau Gwent Learning Zone have recently embarked on a Global Citizenship Programme to Nepal. They’ll be working with the FutureSense Foundation and its local teams to support rural, disadvantaged communities.

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learners receive medals at the skills competition wales watch party

Coleg Gwent students bring it home in Skills Competition Wales finals

10 March 2023

Coleg Gwent students have competed against hundreds across the country as part of Skills Competition Wales. This year, 113 students demonstrated their ability, competence and knowledge, bringing home a combined total of 17 medals in gold, silver and bronze categories.

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Testing student skills with our brickwork competition

7 March 2023

Inspiring our students to constantly develop their skills and improve their confidence is very important to us as a college. Which is why we recently ran a brickwork skills competition at our Newport campus, to allow level 1 and 2 students to put their skills to the test.

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International Women’s Day - Celebrating our inspirational female tutors

6 March 2023

At Coleg Gwent, we’re proud to be progressive and continually challenging gender stereotypes. That’s why this International Women’s Day, we’re taking the opportunity to celebrate some of our wonderful female members of staff who work in traditionally male dominated industries.

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Students with results on results day

Understanding Predicted Grades

2 March 2023

Predicted grades can be an important part of the admissions process here at Coleg Gwent, so it’s important to have a clear understanding of what predicted grades are and how they can affect your application process.

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Rock School music Lecturers at BGLZ

Meet the BGLZ Rock School

21 February 2023

Music, Maestro! Meet the BGLZ Rock School! The Rock School is a music programme aimed to push the music students’ song writing along with getting them out into the wider community. It works alongside their main music course, developing on their composition and live performance units.

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