02 February, 2016
Tags: Press Release, Apprenticeships, opening
Shoppers hitting the high street in Wakefield could bag themselves an apprenticeship after the Apprenticeship Drop-in Centre was officially opened. The shop, based in Market Hall on Union Street, is a joint venture backed by Wakefield College and Wakefield Council.
19 January, 2016
Tags: Press Release, courses
January could be the perfect time to start a new journey with Wakefield College. Have you ever wanted to change career path, learn a new skill or get a professional qualification? Wakefield College could be your ticket to success.
01 December, 2015
Tags: Press Release, Award
AWakefield College’s Marketing Department has won a prestigious national award at the annual College Marketing Network (CMN) FE First Awards Ceremony held at the Hilton Hotel in Leicester this week. The team was awarded a Gold, the highest accolade possible, in the Communications Category for the #wakeyeclipse promotional campaign it ran earlier this year.
24 November, 2015
Tags: Press Release, Award, Hair & Beauty, worldskills
A talented Wakefield College beauty student has been named the best in the business after striking gold in a national competition. Sarah Greaves, 29, who studies on the Level 3 Nail Technicians course at the College’s Castleford Campus, won the gold award in the Nails Services category at the World Skills National Finals Event held at the NEC, Birmingham.
20 November, 2015
Tags: Press Release, university centre, new build
A brand new £6.25 million Advanced Skills and Innovation Centre (ASICS), which will become the new home of the University Centre at Wakefield College, has been given the go-ahead. The Centre, based at the College’s City Campus, aims to focus on innovation and enterprise in order to promote economic growth within the community.
12 November, 2015
Tags: Press Release, sports, Football Development Centre, Athlete Development Program, hockey
Students from Wakefield College’s Academy of Sporting Excellence (ASE) had further reasons to smile this week after two of them made it through to national trials for England. Oliver Holmes (Hockey) and Charlie Freeman (Football) successfully made it through regional trials in their respective sports and are now going up against the best college talent from across the country hoping to be chosen for the national side.
10 November, 2015
Tags: Press Release, Higher Education, Event, Graduation
A congregation of more than 500 gathered at Wakefield Cathedral last Saturday to see students from the University Centre at Wakefield College receive higher level qualifications at the annual Graduation Ceremony. This year’s guest speaker Mary Creagh, MP for Wakefield, took the opportunity to praise the College for its hard work and congratulated the graduates on their achievements.
09 November, 2015
Tags: Graduation, Photo Gallery, Higher Education
Photos from the 2015 Graduation Ceremony including robing, photograph, the procession and Graduation Ceremony in Wakefield Cathedral...