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There is always something going on at GC!

Catch up on the latest stories from the College, from student successes and award wins to inspiring case studies and top tips.

Read testimonials from our employer partners, updates from our three campuses in Cheltenham, Gloucester and the Forest of Dean, plus, go behind-the-scenes in our exclusive picture galleries.

Jack of All Trades: level 3 multi-channel marketer apprenticeship standard

Discover our new level 3 multi-channel marketer apprenticeship standard, a structured training programme that offers employers a prime opportunity to develop a well-rounded professional capable of delivering impactful results for their business.

Meet the team: Anisa Elezi, Assessor Trainer in IT and Cyber Security

Anisa joined Gloucestershire College in 2023 as an Assessor Trainer in IT and Cyber Security. She has an extensive background in a range of teaching and IT roles where she has honed her skills in the fields of computer science and cyber security. We spoke with Anisa about her experience in the industry and her passion for teaching.

Shaping employees of the future with AAT apprenticeships

Griffiths Marshall, a reputable accountancy firm in Gloucestershire, specialises in comprehensive accounting services and uses apprenticeships as the way of nurturing the next generation of proficient finance professionals. We sat down with Nuala Beardsal, Group Practice Manager, to explore the company's motivation for investing in apprenticeships as part of their strategy for business growth.

Our next intake of AAT apprenticeships starts in January 2024.

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Finance at University vs Accounting Apprenticeships: Navigating Your Path to Financial Expertise

Many paths can lead to a fulfilling career in finance and accounting. The most common is a traditional university degree in finance or opting for an accounting apprenticeship. Accounting is a flexible skill that can be applied to businesses across all industry sectors and is equally useful for individuals who want to be self-employed or run their own accountancy business.

How DevOps Is Evolving: Embracing the AI Revolution

Is AI replacing DevOps? Is DevOps becoming obsolete? Will DevOps be automated in the future? What, if anything, is replacing DevOps? In this article, we'll find out more about these questions and grasp the impact of AI on DevOps.

Celebrating university level graduation at Higher Awards Ceremony 2023

In a celebration of academic achievement, we recently held our Higher Awards Ceremony at the historic Gloucester Cathedral. Over 400 students, family members, lecturers and VIP guests gathered to celebrate the accomplishments of those who had successfully completed their higher education journeys at Gloucestershire College.


10 Essential Skills You'll Learn with a Leadership and Management Course

Whether you're a team leader or aspiring to become an operations manager, a leadership and management course can equip you with the skills needed to excel in your role. These skills are not only valuable for those in top executive roles but can also be beneficial for individuals at all levels.

An Employer's Guide to Accounting Apprenticeships

If hiring or upskilling talent is crucial for your business, then one effective way to do so is through apprenticeships. In this article, we'll explore what accounting apprenticeships can bring to your business and the training options available to make an informed decision.


Why Gloucestershire College?

We guide any ambitious and motivated person on their journey through education and their career, by providing the right environment that encourages and nurtures individual talents.

Our industry-standard facilities and experienced teaching team provide our students with the skills businesses truly need.

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.