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17 May 2018
Enterprising students develop supermarket products

Young business entrepreneurs and budding marketeers from West Nottinghamshire College pitched their best business ideas to industry experts in a competition inspired by television’s Dragon’s Den.

 

Dubbed the Future Business Leader Challenge, the day-long event was organised by BTEC Level 3 Business Diploma students Millie Hastings, 17, Kelsey Wilson, 18 and Jack Dring, 22. The

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17 May 2018
Places on training courses for 2018!

AW Safety Managements announces courses for the second half of 2018 and offers 2020 members a 20% (budget safety) reduction in fees!  Book early!

Training Year Planner 2018
Location Duration Accreditation cost Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
IOSH MS High Street, Edwinstowe, NG21 9PR 3 days IOSH £475.00 25-27th
First Aid High Street, Edwinstowe,
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16 May 2018
Education
Childcare challenge brings success

Children’s story-telling and interactive displays were the themes in a regional childcare competition entered by two West Nottinghamshire College students – earning one of them a prized second place.

Bringing their Level 2 Childcare skills to the test Tristan Jones and Britney Rayner, both 17, worked alongside five other colleges – South Staffordshire College, South

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9 May 2018
Education
Driving apprenticeships forward

West Nottinghamshire College will be holding specialist employment open days this month at one of the UK’s largest automotive retailers.

 

Apprenticeships in customer service at Pendragon in Annesley, Kirkby-in-Ashfield, are currently available for people looking to gain employment and training in the motor vehicle company’s customer service team.

 

The Level 2 qualification would

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3 May 2018
Education
SHAPE YOUR FUTURE AND OURS – JOIN OUR GRADUATE DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME

We’re looking for talented, ambitious recent graduates and final year students to join our two year Graduate Development Programme.

To be eligible for the scheme you need to either be:

  • currently studying at Nottingham Trent University or the University of Nottingham
  • a resident of Nottinghamshire or Nottingham
  • a current employee of the County Council

You

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3 May 2018
Education
A Level students extend knowledge through research

From creating a virtual reality chemistry lesson to looking into the future of British farming post-Brexit, these were just a couple of the projects being researched by students at West Nottinghamshire College.

 

A Level students have been showcasing their research and presentation skills as part of their academic studies through the The Extended Project

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2 May 2018
Education
Ex-serviceman switched on to new success!!

An ex-serviceman has spoken about his time at West Nottinghamshire College being his “lifeline” following a regional college skills competition win.

Forty-seven-year-old Stanley Smith, a student on the Level 2 City & Guilds Electrical Electrotechnology course, has scooped a first place trophy at New College Stamford, as part of WorldSkills UK’s Prepare East Midlands competitions,

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5 Apr 2018
CREATIVES, INNOVATORS AND ENTREPRENEURS SHOW OFF THEIR SKILL

 

Budding entrepreneurs and innovators have joined together in a college-wide competition to seek out students’ talent, creativity and ground-breaking ideas at West Nottinghamshire College.

Student FIRST is an initiative launched by the college to reward learners’ initiative and new ideas for both charity and innovation. FIRST stands for Future Innovation Recognising Student Talents.

The

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