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Discover your vocation at Coleg Gwent

9 July 2021

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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Career college computing and digital technology learners

Career Colleges learners excel in computing and digital technology

8 July 2021

Our Career Colleges course is a popular choice for many learners who want to pursue a career in computer networking and digital industries, and each learner has excelled in their studies this year, setting them up for a successful future career.

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Blaenau Gwent Learning Zone A-Level Team

BGLZ A-Level Team Win Bronze Award for Pearson FE Team of the Year

24 June 2021

Wednesday 23rd June was ‘National Thank A Teacher Day’, and what better way to celebrate than with a prestigious Bronze Award for the Blaenau Gwent Learning Zone A-Level Team in the Pearson Teaching Awards ‘FE Team of the Year’ 2021!

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Coleg Gwent learners bring home 24 medals in Skills Competition Wales 2021

Learners bring home 24 medals in Skills Competition Wales 2021

28 May 2021

Every year, learners take part in the Skills Competition Wales to showcase their skills, and our talented and inspirational learners have won a fantastic 24 medals in 2021.

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Diana Williams Gold in Personal Training in Skills Competition Wales

Meet the learner – Diana wins Gold for Personal Training in Skills Competition Wales

25 May 2021

Diana chose to pursue a Personal Training course at Coleg Gwent and she’s grown from strength to strength, winning the gold medal for Personal Training in the 2021 Skills Competition Wales.

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Morgan Upcott - young pastry chef of the year finalist

Morgan Makes It to Young Pastry Chef of the Year Semi-Finals

21 May 2021

When Level 2 Professional Cookery learner, Morgan Upcott, saw the Chefs’ Forum ‘Young Pastry Chef of the Year’ competition, he jumped at the chance to show them what he could do in the patisserie section.

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