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 […]

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Engaging in the skills experience delivers career inspiration

This week brings great excitement as we look forward to taking part in The Skills Show in Birmingham, the UK’s largest showcase for skills, careers and apprenticeships. The event, which takes place at the NEC between 16-18 November, gives us the chance to make valuable links with employers at our stand in the engineering and […]

A week for celebrations

“Last week, we hosted a magical evening of celebration for all our higher education graduates and a selected number of stars from across the College who have been nominated for special recognition. We were delighted to welcome guests from our partner colleges, universities and schools, and the business and organisations from our local communities that […]

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Travel and tourism courses Leicestershire

South Leicestershire College student has Nicole Darlinson has recently completed BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma Travel & Tourism, (one of the college’s travel and tourism courses) and moved into full-time employment with Thomson Travel as a Travel consultant. Why did you choose the course? I chose Tourism and Hospitality as I have always had an […]