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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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Meet the Learner: PhD success for Melika Ghorbankhani

Meet the Learner: PhD success for Melika Ghorbankhani

15 October 2020

With dreams of pursuing a Master’s degree, Iranian learner Melika studied our ESOL course and gained the skills she needed to take her studies further than she imagined, now embarking on a PhD!

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COVID-19 hygiene kits handed out to keep you safe on campus

14 October 2020

We’ve been working hard to put the safety of our learners and staff first by making our campuses safe for the return to learning, and we’re settling into the new term well with COVID-19 restrictions in place.

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Emily Hawkins performing on stage

Meet the Learner: Spotlight on Musical Theatre Student Emily Hawkins

7 October 2020

Emily studied Level 3 Musical Theatre at Crosskeys campus to turn her passions into a career path, and it was an eye-opening experience for her that’s led to place at the prestigious Guildford School of Acting!

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