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College Games Design students take part in international event

Thursday, 05 February, 2015

Games Design students from Wakefield College recently got creative as they took part in an annual games design event.

Wakefield College and Army Reserves Join Forces On New Project

Thursday, 15 January, 2015

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.

Wakefield College to Host Hair and Beauty Event

Wednesday, 07 January, 2015

Wakefield College will welcome Habia, the Government-appointed sector skills body and industry authority for hair and beauty, for a networking event next week.

Local Care Home Scoops Employer Award

Thursday, 18 December, 2014

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.

Wakefield College Shortlisted for Prestigious Awards

Wednesday, 17 December, 2014

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.

Student Award Winners Celebrate Success

Monday, 15 December, 2014

Wakefield College students gathered at the Waterton Building last week for the annual Awards Ceremony where the College celebrates the hard work, dedication, and achievements of its students.

College catering students cook up WW1 recipes

Monday, 17 November, 2014

Hospitality and catering students from Wakefield College recently cooked up a historic feast in conjunction with West Yorkshire Archive Services.

College lecturer lands head coach role at York Knights

Monday, 10 November, 2014

Wakefield College’s Rugby League Development Centre (RLDC) coach James Ford has been appointed head coach of York City Knights.

College celebrates Graduation Ceremony

Saturday, 08 November, 2014

Over 500 people braved Saturday’s wet conditions to see Wakefield College graduates receive their awards at Wakefield Cathedral. This year’s guest speaker was Paul Reid, Chair of Wakefield First.

Wakefield College footballers triumph against Bolton

Monday, 13 October, 2014

Footballers from Wakefield College’s Football Development Centre (FDC) got the chance to battle it out with the international scholars’ team at Championship side Bolton Wanderers last week, and came out trumps after an enthralling game which finished 5-4 to Wakefield College.

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