18 February, 2015
Tags: Press Release, Construction, bricklaying, Apprenticeships
Level 3 learners from the College’s bricklaying course are nearing the end of their time at the College. The students, based at the Castleford Campus, have spent 3 years under the guidance of tutor Chris Mellars. During this time the students studied a range of practical and theoretical skills including building solid and cavity walls as well as learning about technical drawings, technology, health and safety and site procedures.
13 February, 2015
Tags: Press Release
Wakefield College has welcomed new national research which suggests College leavers are better prepared for work.
09 February, 2015
Tags: Press Release, Construction, electrical installation
Full time level 3 Electrical Installation learners from Wakefield College’s Castleford Campus recently visited a new housing complex for Barratt and David Wilson Homes in Pontefract.
05 February, 2015
Tags: Press Release, games, games development
Games Design students from Wakefield College recently got creative as they took part in an annual games design event.
26 January, 2015
Tags: Press Release, Hospitality & Catering, Art & Design, Art, Adults
Wakefield College is launching a range of part-time courses starting from January. The collection of courses include Accounts, Bookkeeping, Business, Engineering, Construction, English, ESOL, HE, Marketing, IT, Motor Vehicle Maintenance and Teacher Training.
16 January, 2015
Tags: Press Release, army
Wakefield College has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with 299 Parachute Squadron Royal Engineers which could see students on specific courses take part in training, learn new skills, and get paid.
19 December, 2014
Tags: Press Release, Event, schools, airedale academy
We had hundreds of students enter the draw for the iPad Mini as part of our successful prospectus launches in September. We’re delighted to announce Airedale Academy student, Paisley Potts as the winner of the draw. Our Partnerships Manager, James Pennington presented Paisley with her prize at the school – well done Paisley.
18 December, 2014
Tags: Press Release, Awards Ceremony, Event, Services to Business
Wakefield College’s commercial training arm, Services to Business have announced Calsa Care as the recipient of this year’s Employer of the Year award at a glittering awards ceremony last week.
17 December, 2014
Tags: Press Release, Awards Ceremony, Event
Staff at Wakefield College are celebrating after being shortlisted for two Times Educational Supplement (TES) awards. The College is in the running for further education awards in the Marketing Campaign of the Year and Contribution to the Local Community categories.