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Catering students through to Grand Finals!

The Hospitality and Catering Department have been on the road again. This time they travelled all the way to Llandrillo College in Wales to compete in the Western Regional Heats of the UK Young Seafood Chef of the Year. Lecturer Jason Thacker tells us how they got on… “On Friday 12 May, two students Joe Wykes […]

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Understanding Nutrition and Health Short course

The last few years have seen a major shift in the way we as a nation perceive food. Gone are the days of high-profile fad diets. Instead, we have the likes of Joe Wicks flying the flag for healthy lifestyle changes. Our short course in Understanding Nutrition and Health covers a great range of subjects […]

Getting back into work with Recruit Fosse

What is Recruit Fosse? A programme jointly run by South Leicestershire College and Fosse Park that aims to get local unemployed people back into work.  The programme is available to unemployed local residents or those on income support, enabling them to gain a retail qualification through South Leicestershire College. The workshops include a CV surgery […]

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Hairdressing Students Support Mary Ann Evans Hospice

VRQ Level 3 Hairdressing students from North Warwickshire & Hinckley College visited Mary Ann Evans hospice in Nuneaton and provided fabulous hairdressing treatments to the patients, staff and volunteers at the centre. Students were able to gain valuable work and life experience during their visit, as they learned how to deal with the patients who […]

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Free Training for Leicestershire Businesses

We are now offering free training for small and medium-sized businesses in the Leicestershire area! Ideal for employers aiming to upskill their workforce and individuals looking to widen their career prospects. What is it? The training is funded by the Skills Support for the Workforce – a brand new scheme funded by the Skills Funding […]

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Police course students hear from Special Constables about life as a Police Officer

Students studying the Level 3 Preparation for the Police course at North Warwickshire & Hinckley College have been going from strength to strength. Over half of the class going through the recruitment process for the Special Constabulary in Warwickshire and a couple attending interviews for the West Midlands Police. In addition to this success, two […]

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The benefits of Apprenticeships – Get In Go Far!

Apprenticeships are a great way to earn while you learn and there has never been a better time to start an Apprenticeship! Discover the latest benefits of Apprenticeships: The benefits of Apprenticeships Apprentices are paid at least the national minimum wage, £3.30 per hour, with many employers paying more Gain a nationally recognised qualification that […]

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Train to become a teaching assistant at South Leicestershire College

Part-time Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools course If you are passionate about working in education or dream about working in a career that can make a difference to people’s lives then studying the Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools course could be for you! South Leicestershire College offers training to those currently employed in a […]

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Becoming a teacher in Further Education

Teaching can be one of the most rewarding careers in the market, it’s about helping others realise their ambitions and achieve their qualifications to open doors for their future prospects. Further Education (FE) encompasses all post-secondary school study, ranging from teaching those who have recently left school to adults looking to upskill for work or […]

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Worldskills UK finalists Video Moving Image team

Making up the team from North Warwickshire & Hinckley College is Benjamin Haigh (18), Louis Beighton (18) and Phillip Brown (22) who are all studying the Level 3 Media Moving Image course at the College’s Creative Arts Campus in Hinckley. Together they will be competing in the Video Moving Image competition. Over three days, the team […]