Students support British Legion

Students Strictly Sparkle in Project to Support British Legion

Enterprising students at North Warwickshire & Hinckley College have raised funds for the British Legion by up-cycling  poppies to make them glitter. Students on the Foundation Learning programme covered poppies with glitter and completed artwork at the College’s Nuneaton campus during the lead-up to the annual Remembrance Day services last month. Their creative efforts paid off […]

The perfect gift for this Christmas – a leisure course!

It’s not easy to buy the perfect gift for the loved ones, we understand. You want to see happiness and excitement in their eyes when they open that colourful, perfectly-wrapped present under the Christmas tree. But what if the perfect gift is not an expensive-looking high-street item, but your full support for them to follow their […]

Leicestershire Police benefit from free online learning

When Leicestershire Police introduced online learning opportunities with North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College, they were surprised by the number of staff that enrolled. The programme is now one of the most popular types of CPD they have ever run. Around 300 police officers and police staff signed up for the free, short and accessible […]

How to sleep well the night before the GCSE results big reveal

As the date for collecting your exam results looms, you may be feeling apprehensive about finding out your GCSE results on Thursday, 23rd August. In our blog, we explore why there is no need for a sleepless night before you steel yourself to open that envelope. Remember, as you approach results day, you have already […]

Free courses for adults

Getting back into education shouldn’t depend on your financial situation. Money worries shouldn’t get in the way of achieving your goals and ambitions. So if you are concerned about the cost of studying, we want to tell you that there is plenty of support available to make sure you can study worry-free. Starting this academic […]

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Free online courses

Distance Learning Courses with North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College are ideal for employers looking to upskill their staff and individuals aiming to progress their career.  If you are looking to boost your career prospects or gain an informal or formal qualification, we will be able to find a Distance Learning Course that suits your needs. […]

#Yourcollegelife Starts With Us

Did you know that our students’ achievements are 10% above the national average? This is how committed we are to help you achieve your dreams. Here, at North Warwickshire & Hinckley College, we offer brilliant teaching and learning, excellent work experience placements and opportunities for students to develop independently. Our extensive range of courses can […]

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Taking action on mental health

I was pleased to hear news this week that £300M has been committed as part of a green paper from the Departments of Health and Education to support schools and colleges in helping young people who have mental health issues. It is planned that this new investment will reduce waiting times for referrals to sources […]

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Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply: our story

Here at South Leicestershire College we offer fully accredited qualifications on behalf of the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS). We spoke to Lauren and Chloe, who are currently studying their CIPS, to find out more about their experience: Lauren Rojahn                           […]

Education plays vital role in Coventry & Warwickshire Business Festival

This week marks the start of the second business festival for our region in as many months and this time, it’s the turn of Coventry & Warwickshire to bring together hundreds of organisations and education partners in the ‘Knowledge capital of the UK’. Last month, I was delighted to take part in the Leicester Business […]