Tag Archive: college news

DCG hailed as UK’s first college of character

October 22, 2021 11:10 am Published by

Derby College Group (DCG) has become the first college in the UK to achieve the College of Character kitemark – recognising the organisation’s commitment to developing well-rounded and work-ready citizens. The internationally... [Read More]

European awards for college technology training

October 22, 2021 11:01 am Published by

The Digital Skills Academy, part of North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College (NWSLC), has been recognised with ‘Academic Partner of the Year’ and ‘Rising Star of the Year’ awards by CompTIA, the non-profit... [Read More]

New look for Leicester College restaurant

September 30, 2021 4:06 pm Published by

The Taste Restaurant at Leicester College is reopening to the public from 29 September 2021 after being closed since the first lockdown in Leicester in March 2020. The restaurant has been completely refurbished with new fixtures and... [Read More]

Creative media students brew up great concepts

September 9, 2021 10:26 am Published by

A brewery in Cyprus is raising a glass of beer and cheer to West Nottinghamshire College’s creative media and game students’ design skills. As part of the creative arts team’s learning company, working on live business projects... [Read More]

Skills competition success for DCG apprentices

August 29, 2021 11:45 am Published by

Two apprentices, who started their construction training at Derby College Group (DCG) when they were still at school, have been recognised in the regional final of a national skills competition. Jonny McFarlane (17) who is an apprentice... [Read More]