Author Archives: Association of Colleges West Midlands

About Association of Colleges West Midlands

AoC West Midlands promotes and supports the interests of 38 general further education, sixth form and specialist colleges throughout the West Midlands region. The West Midlands is a diverse region and our colleges reflect this diversity. From small specialist colleges in rural locations to large inner city establishments, colleges reflect the needs of their local environment. Working closely with employers, learners and the local community, our 38 member colleges offer a broad range of flexible learning opportunities for individuals at all levels. They aim to give local people the skills they need for success and prosperity, tackling barriers to learning and providing opportunities that meet the needs of individuals and employers

Floristry Courses Return to College

North Shropshire College (NSC) is pleased to announce that it is once again running Floristry courses this new academic year as a diverse and exciting programme of part time courses for new students. The Level 2 Certificate and the Level … Continue reading

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Triple celebrations at WCG graduation ceremonies

Over 250 WCG graduates celebrated their achievements at three ceremonies at St Mary’s Church and Old Shire Hall, Warwick last week. The graduates, who have spent the past few years studying at Royal Leamington Spa, Warwick Trident, Rugby, Evesham, Pershore … Continue reading

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Evesham College students support Police Officer training

Public Services students at Evesham College put Police Officer trainees through their paces at a special event at the college. 19 police officers in training from the Warwickshire Police and West Mercia Police forces visited the college to test their … Continue reading

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STUDENTS SUPPORT CHARITY ON WORLD MENTAL HEALTH DAY

How mental health can affect children and young people was the focus of lessons for health and social care students at City of Wolverhampton College during World Mental Health Day on Tuesday, 10 October. Around 40 students, studying for Level … Continue reading

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TNS Scholars Have Great Kick Off to New Season

The TNS (The New Saints) and NSC (North Shropshire College) Football Scholarship students have had a fantastic start to the 17/18 football season with several victories in their first few fixtures. The E1 (Excellence 1) scholarship team beat league rivals … Continue reading

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Special Effects Make-Up Just Perfect for Halloween

Beauty students from North Shropshire College (NSC) have been practising some gory creations as part of their course, the Level 3 Theatrical Media, Hair and Make-up course. One element of the course is the media make-up module. The module focuses … Continue reading

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College to Coordinate Funded Placements for Farmers

North Shropshire College (NSC) is offering farmers the chance to add value to their farm produce, and to develop their business by undertaking study placements in Italy and Sweden. The tours are being organised throughout 2018 by NSC’s Enterprise and … Continue reading

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