Gloucestershire College played host to a fast-paced MTB Enduro race earlier this month, which saw students from colleges across the South West take on an 8km route against the clock in the Cannop Valley in the Forest of Dean.
A Gloucestershire College lecturer is showing his students how it’s done, after recently holding a successful solo exhibition in Cheltenham and also exhibiting alongside world-famous artist and GC’s Honorary Vice President, PJ Crook.
The governance team at Gloucestershire College have this week reconfirmed their commitment to building a new state-of-the-art campus in Cinderford’s Northern Quarter, subject to securing the capital required. Three years after the initial new campus announcement, the project timeline is now becoming clearer, and it is hoped that contractors will be on site later this year.
Whether you’re an aspiring baker gripped by the Great British Bake Off or an employer looking to upskill your staff, Gloucestershire College is opening its doors to showcase the work of its students in a Cake Decoration Exhibition on Friday 24 June.
If your vision of a typical construction worker is a burly man in a hardhat and hi-vis, then think again. The construction industry is continually evolving and many myths about working in the sector no longer apply.
In light of the recent news that record numbers of Access to HE students progressed to degree-level study last year*, and the upcoming changes to the Advanced Learner Loan to increase accessibility to higher level study, Gloucestershire College is urging those who missed out on the chance to go to university to consider this route to improve their career prospects.