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Enrolment: Your Guide to Join GC

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Introducing ADA: The Advanced Digital Academy

We’re excited to offer a sneak peek into our new cyber and computing training venue at Cheltenham Campus.

T Levels - The Next Level Qualification

A new, two-year qualification bringing together 80% classroom learning with 20% industry placement. Equivalent to A Levels, T Levels give you a head start towards the career you want. Apply for construction, healthcare or digital support services today, to start in September 2021.

Andy Richards

Name: Andy Richards

School: Churchdown Sixth Form

Apprenticeship: Accountancy

Company: Berkeley Hamilton LLP

Current job role: Finance Director at SW&L

"I started as a Junior accountant/finance assistant apprentice. I reported to a part qualified accountant who helped me with understanding the work and ensuring I understood the company culture. I quickly moved from a junior to a more senior role and was given more responsibility. In our firm we have apprentices at all different levels and stages on their apprenticeship journey.

I had a mentor who helped me with all my queries and a Training Coordinator who visited me regularly to ensure I was on track with my work as well as ensuring my Employer was providing me with plenty of opportunities to meet the needs of my course. I have been able to progress in my sector because of what I learned in my apprenticeship and I am now a Finance Director.

My top tips when applying for an apprenticeship:

At interview show some commitment and a real desire to want to work! You need to demonstrate some practical skills."


Why Gloucestershire College?

We have a lot of experience offering Apprenticeships and work-related training. We have industry-standard facilities and experienced teaching staff which provide the ideal complement to work-based learning.

We are here to help

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90% of students would recommend GC and 95% said that the teaching on their course was good.

Ofsted has rated us good.

  • We offer industry relevant facilities
  • Our lecturers are passionate subject specialists
  • Employers value our students' skills

We'll look after you. We have dedicated teams to help you and a great Learning Mentor scheme.