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College accredited by ground-breaking career scheme

Monday, 23 October, 2017

Wakefield College is leading the way with supporting talented athletes in education in England, having been accredited by an innovative new Talented Athlete Scholarship Scheme (TASS) initiative.

Mary Creagh MP and Peter Box CBE open ASIC

Friday, 13 October, 2017

Wakefield College’s new £7M Advanced Skills and Innovation Centre (ASIC) was officially opened by Wakefield MP Mary Creagh and the Leader of Wakefield Council, Cllr Peter Box CBE this week. Mary and Peter were joined by senior College staff, students and other partners as they unveiled a plaque to mark the occasion.

Getting a taste of Rhubarb Radio

Wednesday, 20 September, 2017

The Wakefield College Work Placement team were invited to look around the new Rhubarb Radio studios in Wakefield.

Wakefield College and Wakefield Trinity team up

Tuesday, 25 July, 2017

Wakefield College and Wakefield Trinity are delighted to announce the signing of a new education agreement.

Wakefield College welcomes former student to new ASIC

Monday, 08 May, 2017

Wakefield College recently welcomed its former student Adeem Younis to get a sneak peek into its new £7m Advanced Skills and Innovation Centre. Adeem, who studied Graphic Design at the College, saw first-hand the impressive new build that promises to transform high-level skills delivery in the District.

Wakefield College welcomes Coca Cola Site Director to new ASIC

Thursday, 26 January, 2017

Wakefield College welcomed Coca Cola European Partners (CCEP) Site Director Trevor Newman to view progress on the College’s new £7M Advanced Skills and Innovation Centre (ASIC) this week.

‘Topping Out’ Ceremony for new Advanced Skills and Innovation Centre

Tuesday, 18 October, 2016

The signing of a beam and laying of bricks marked the ‘Topping Out’ of Wakefield College’s new £6.9M Advanced Skills and Innovation Centre (ASIC) at a special event last week. Senior College staff were joined by representatives from a number of stakeholder groups to celebrate the milestone.

Panacea Property Development Selected as Preferred Development Partner

Thursday, 08 September, 2016

Manchester based developer Panacea Property Development has been selected as preferred development partner by Wakefield College.

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