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Alicia wins Beauty Therapy Award

NWHC student Alicia Penney has been awarded a prestigious Student of Excellence award from Ragdale Hall. Alicia who is 21 from Hinckley is currently studying the Level 3 Beauty Therapy course at the College. Alicia took part in the Ragdale Hall student of Excellence competitions on Sunday 19 March along with 11 other finalists from […]

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Colleges showcase their Crème de la Crème

Colleges from around the UK travelled to North Warwickshire & Hinckley College’s Nuneaton Campus to compete in their annual ‘Salon Culinaire’ this week. The event sees students from across the UK put their culinary skills to the test during a day full of Hospitality and Catering Competitions. A total of 90 students from nine colleges, […]

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College students triumph in WorldSkills UK national competitions

Students from the North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College group triumphed over the weekend at the WorldSkills UK National Finals at The Skills Show at the NEC, scooping a gold and a silver medal. The finals were the last stage in a number of local and regional competitions that have been taking place over the […]

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Gold medal hat trick at WorldSkills UK for NWHC students!

Congratulations to this year’s WorldSkills UK competitors, who have brought home three gold medals! What are the WorldSkills UK National Finals? They are the last stage of a number of local and regional competitions that have been taking place over the last year. Finalists came together at this year’s Skills Show which was held at […]

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See Kari compete in the WorldSkills UK Hairdressing final

South Leicestershire College student Kari Findley studied Level 2 & 3 Hairdressing courses and has been selected to compete in the WorldSkills UK Hairdressing Final at The Skills Show 17-19th November 2016. Kari was working in a shoe shop which was closed down. She took this as an opportunity to change career: “I decided to come back […]

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Regan competes in the Worldskills UK 3D Design final

Regan, who is 16, chose to study at South Leicestershire College instead of Sixth Form, to study the Level 3 course in Games Design. “I have always had an interest in games and how they are made, before being on the course I would play around in different game engines and create mods. When I […]

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Joshua going for gold at Worldskills UK finals

North Warwickshire & Hinckley College Makeup Artistry student Joshua Langford will be competing in The Worldskills UK Media Make-up Body finals this week at NEC in Birmingham. Make-up Artistry Level 2 and 3 – Course finished? Finished summer 2016 Route to course? Straight from GCSEs? Yes Why did you choose this course? From a young age I […]

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The Skills Show 2016 Prize Giveaway

North Warwickshire & Hinckley College and South Leicestershire College will be exhibiting at The Skills Show 2016, Hall 19 – J12 from the 17th – 19th November 2016. If you would like the opportunity to win an iPad Mini as part of our Prize Giveaway, please pop along and visit our stand. Congratulations to our iPad winner Kirsty Grewcock who attends […]

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Danny competes for Culinary Skills gold medal at WorldSkills UK

Danny Lane completed the Level 3 in Professional Cookery at North Warwickshire & Hinckley College in July 2016, he has now secured a full-time job at Le Manior aux-Quat-Saisons, a two Michelin starred restaurant and hotel located in Oxfordshire and established by French chef Raymond Blanc. Danny is now working as a Commis chef in the kitchen, […]