Coleg Gwent News

Discover your vocation at Coleg Gwent

3 April 2023

Vocational qualifications like BTECs are work-related courses giving you the skills and knowledge for a particular career, and as joint top-performing college for vocational qualifications in Wales, we have a wide selection of courses for you to explore.

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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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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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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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Reasons your business should take on an apprentice

5 Reasons your business should take on an apprentice

6 February 2023

There’s a reason why 83% of businesses would recommend hiring an apprentice to other organisations! Read on to uncover some key reasons why your business should consider taking on an apprentice...

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A university qualification could be closer than you think

A university qualification could be closer than you think

9 January 2023

Are you questioning if university is a realistic option for you and wondering what alternatives are out there? There’s one option you might not have considered yet... a higher education course at Coleg Gwent. 

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