News & Blogs


Coleg Gwent is celebrating National Careers and Apprenticeships Week 2019!

4 March 2019

To mark National Careers Weekand National Apprenticeships Week(4-8 March), we'll be showcasing some of our apprentices' and students' successes, and how college is helping them achieve their dream career.

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Made for Careers

You're invited to our jobs fair!

22 February 2019

Career and apprenticeships jobs fair Do you have an interest in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) subjects? Are you thinking about your career options? Or maybe you're still undecided about what to study?

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Staff and students outside holding Dementia Banner

City of Newport campus is 'Dementia Friendly'

19 February 2019

The City of Newport campus at Coleg Gwent has become the first educational establishment in Wales to have a 'Dementia Friendly' campus. The accolade given to the City of Newport campus lights the way for further expansion of awareness sessions in the region

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Student chefs

Top Bristol Chefs Inspire Next Generation of Talent

21 January 2019

Recently, five of Bristol's most highly-skilled chefs helped 40 young people from three catering colleges serve up a mouth-watering meal for 70 diners in one of the most famed catering colleges in the country. Nearly £500 was raised to support young people with travel costs in accessing work experience

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Coleg Gwent goes for gold at WorldSkills UK

26 November 2018

Coleg Gwent students struck gold and received highly commended status at the recent WorldSkills UK LIVE national finals, beating counterparts from colleges across the UK.

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Principal in front of TLZ hoarding

Torfaen Learning Zone is announced!

21 November 2018

Torfaen Council and Coleg Gwent officially cut the first sod of Torfaen's new post 16 learning centre on Monday 19 November, to mark the beginning of a new era for education in Torfaen.

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