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Cornwall College honoured with University Centre status

Cornwall College honoured with University Centre status

9th November 2022
In a major boost for learners across Cornwall and beyond, Cornwall College now has University Centre status, following a successful bid to the Department for Education. As part of The Cornwall College Group (TCCG), university level courses have been delivered successfully for many years across its campuses in Camborne, Newquay, Falmouth, St Austell, Eden, St Mellion, Stoke Climsland and Bicton Col Read More
Cornwall College win Colleges Week #ShowYourSkills competition

Cornwall College win Colleges Week #ShowYourSkills competition

21st October 2022
Cornwall College have been announced as the winners of the #ShowYourSkills competition, as part of the Colleges Week celebrations. #ShowYourSkills organised by Association of Colleges and sponsored by Irwin Mitchell, gives colleges an opportunity to showcase the brilliant work that goes on in colleges every day. It was a tough decision this year, with colleges across the country showing off their Read More
Blog: Getting ready for college!

Blog: Getting ready for college!

5th September 2022
Top tips to get you campus ready!  We are excited to be welcoming new students to our colleges very soon and we’ve put together some top tips to help you prepare.     DON’T WORRY…  If you haven’t decided what you want to study yet there’s still time to apply! Visit our website to find your perfect course and complete the application form, which you will be able to find on the to Read More
Bicton student crowned ‘Apprentice of the Year’ at regional farming awards

Bicton student crowned ‘Apprentice of the Year’ at regional farming awards

17th November 2021
A young Devon farmer who was crowned ‘Apprentice of the Year’ at a regional farming awards ceremony has encouraged others to follow in his footsteps.  The annual South West Farmer Awards, which were held in Taunton last week, saw Bicton College student Lee James pick up the accolade after being nominated by his lecturer.   Lee had studied a higher apprenticeship in agriculture busi Read More
Future careers to take centre stage at college open day

Future careers to take centre stage at college open day

22nd October 2021
Year 11 pupils from across the south west are being invited to explore a world of opportunities at a top rural college during the first open event of the term next month.  Potential students and their families can discover more about the wide range of full-time courses, degrees and apprenticeships on offer at Bicton College – an organisation which has a national reputation for so Read More
Bicton College lecturer picks up national veteran’s award

Bicton College lecturer picks up national veteran’s award

30th September 2021
A local college lecturer and former marine has won an accolade for ‘role model of the year’ in the English Veterans Awards.  Scott Lawson, curriculum area manager for military and protective services at Bicton College in East Devon took bronze at the awards which were announced earlier this week.  Upon hearing the news he commented: “I feel truly honoured to have been nominated, s Read More
Apprenticeships to get spotlight in renowned multi-skill event

Apprenticeships to get spotlight in renowned multi-skill event

4th June 2021
Apprentices from across the south west will go head-to-head in a series of challenges next week, with one of eight teams being crowned the ‘Apprentice Team of the Year’.  The nationally ground-breaking Apprenticeship Games, which is now in its fourth year, is hosted by The Cornwall College Group and sees teams from some of the county’s biggest firms go against each face off with ju Read More
Sustainability tops college timetable during week-long eco conference

Sustainability tops college timetable during week-long eco conference

12th April 2021
A leading local college is renewing its focus on sustainability by hosting many of Cornwall’s most influential voices from the environmental movement in a series of talks and workshops. The Cornwall College Group (TCCG), which has 10 sites across Devon and Cornwall, created ‘Love Our Planet Week’, taking place from April 19 – 23, to showcase and raise awareness of the importance of sustain Read More
Apprenticeship Games returns – do you have what it takes?

Apprenticeship Games returns – do you have what it takes?

6th April 2021
Registration has opened for this year’s nationally renowned Apprenticeship Games, The Cornwall College Group (TCCG), who organise the event, have announced. The highly coveted competition sees teams of apprentices battle it out to be crowned ‘apprentice team of the year’ and scoop the games’ specially designed torch. Now in its fourth year, this year’s games will pitch teams of apprentic Read More