News & Blogs

Buddy Scheme

Coleg Gwent Buddy scheme

3 December 2019

Loneliness is a challenge faced by many young people and is something the College is taking steps to address. At a recent Buddy Day held at Pontypool Campus, a small group of learners from across the College came together to speak about social isolation and how to tackle it.

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Personal Learning Accounts

Stuck in a career rut? A Personal Learning Account might be the answer

18 October 2019

We're working with the Welsh Government to launch a new initiative offering people the chance to gain the skills and qualifications they need to re-write their career.

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Higher Education guide 20/22 is out now!

10 October 2019

Check out our new Higher Education guide and get the uni experience at Coleg Gwent.

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Art students

Art students join forces with the police

4 October 2019

Well done to our students who are using their artistic talents to create bespoke bowling pins for a charity auction from City of Newport Campus have been thanked by Gwent Police for supporting their fundraising drive for Motor Neurone disease.

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Construction learners visit a local manufacturer during 'See Your Site' week

4 October 2019

Recently, a group of our construction learners seized the opportunity to learn first-hand about timber frame engineering at Benfield ATT in Caldicot.

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gardening image with smiling people

Opening of new outdoor learning space

27 September 2019

Well done to our Independent Living Skills learners who helped to create a new outdoor learning space, with a little help from young people on Leonard Cheshire's Can Do programme.

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