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January 2017

Boost your CV with a Professional Development Course at Gloucestershire College

GC Student Wins Science Award in Memory of Forest Teacher

Five tips for getting your organisation ready for the apprenticeship levy

GC works with Gloucestershire artist to explore 'Faith' in modern society

Gloucestershire College is set to become the temporary home for a new, exciting exhibition of portraits by local artist, Russell Haines. The portraits celebrate modern society and the synergy between us, no matter what our faith or belief system is.

GC to launch exciting new Chefs' Forum Academy

In a new partnership with the Chefs' Forum, Gloucestershire College will host the launch of The Chefs’ Forum Academy on 30 January.

Plan your future this January with a GC Open Evening

Gloucestershire College is inviting young people and their parents along to its three campuses this month, to see why its extensive facilities and experienced staff have been rated ‘Good’ in all areas by Ofsted.

GC hosts Forest of Dean Tourism Forum

Gloucestershire College played host to representatives from both the local and national tourism industry on 11 January, at the third annual Wye Valley and Forest of Dean Tourism Forum.

Chefs' Forum Academy Blog 1 - menu planning with Paul O'Neill

The Chefs' Forum Academy kicks off with menu planning masterclasses from Berwick Lodge Head Chef, Paul O'Neill.

GC is Helping Gloucestershire businesses prepare for the 2017 Apprenticeship Levy

Gloucestershire College and Harrison Clark Rickerbys are inviting Gloucestershire businesses along to an informative conference on the apprenticeship reforms coming into effect this April.

Chefs' Forum Academy Blog 2 - Game masterclass with Kuba Winkowski

This week Level 3 catering students from our Cheltenham and Forest of Dean Campuses were lucky enough to have a game masterclass with Kuba Winkowski, Head Chef at the 3 AA Rosette award winning Feathered Nest Inn.

Next generation of chefs inspired at launch of Chefs’ Forum Academy

Gloucestershire College was filled with the delicious aromas yesterday as top chefs and food exhibitors from the South-West gathered to launch the Chefs’ Forum Academy – a new collaboration with The Chefs’ Forum to train the top chefs of the future.

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