Weymouth College student honoured by Police Crime Commissioner
October 23, 2015

A Weymouth College student has been honoured by the Police Crime Commissioner, Martyn Underhill after being nominated for a Youth Award to mark her contribution in making Dorset a safer place to live. Crystal-Lily Mills who is in care and lives with a foster family, started at Weymouth College in 2013 as a step-up student […]

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Students get first-hand access to Apprenticeships
October 9, 2015

Richard Drax MP has officially opened the new Employability Suite at Weymouth College. He attended the official opening on Friday 9th October and was greeted by staff, students and some of the many businesses the College currently works with. The College places employability at the heart of the student experience and the new Employability Suite […]

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Notarianni Glass bring their award winning contemporary craft to the new Dorset Centre for the Creative Arts
October 8, 2015

Notarianni Glass an award winning contemporary glass company have officially moved into the new Dorset Centre for the Creative Arts. This exciting move comes after the company decided to relocate to Dorchester in order to set up a practice that would enable them to focus on the scale and sculptural aspect of their work. Notrarianni […]

Westfield Arts College joins forces with Weymouth College in exciting new partnership.
October 6, 2015

Westfield Arts College has joined forces with Weymouth College to offer its students an exciting new transition between school and college. The new partnership sees Westfield Arts College provide a base for its students at the Weymouth College main campus on Cranford Avenue. The initiative came about after Westfield Arts College wanted to provide an […]

Weymouth College Budget Back on Track
October 5, 2015

After eighteen months under the spotlight of the FE Commissioner Dr David Collins, Weymouth College is celebrating confirmation that its efforts to get the College’s finances back on track have been successful. At the Structure & Prospects Appraisal meeting on 2 October, the Interim Principal Nigel Evans reported that the College has hit its key […]

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Weymouth College #apprentices will now earn on average £720 more per year! #NationalMinimumWage
October 1, 2015

From today, 1st October 2015, the national minimum wage for apprentices has increased. The increase is one of the largest ever seen and will now see Weymouth College apprentices earn on average an extra £720 per year. Weymouth College delivers one of the largest and most successful apprenticeship programmes in Dorset. Working with businesses covering […]

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Weymouth College Students Secure Heatric #Apprenticeships
September 30, 2015

Three full time students have just received apprenticeships from Heatric after studying Welding at Weymouth College. Heatric is a leading supplier of compact heat exchangers since 1985 and is part of Meggitt, the international aerospace, defence and electronics group. Heatric manufactures high-integrity heat transfer solutions serving a wide range of markets in the oil, gas […]

We raised £100 for #MacmillanCoffeeMorning. Thanks to everyone for their support.
September 25, 2015

A big shout out goes out to everyone who helped to support our Macmillan Coffee morning in HIX Academy. We raised a total of £100 which we’re sure will go some way to helping those with cancer. For those who love sandwiches and cakes, the HIX Academy hosts Afternoon Tea@HIX each month. For £8.50 they […]

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We’re super excited about the launch of the new #Dorset Centre for the Creative Arts on Saturday 3rd October from 9am. #Poundbury #Arts
September 23, 2015

Residents in Dorset will soon be able to explore their creative flair with a new centre opening its doors in Poundbury on Saturday 3rd October from 9am. The Dorset Centre for the Creative Arts situated at Parkway Farm Business Park houses the highly successful Stonemasonry department of Weymouth College and will now be opening its […]

HIX Academy reopens its doors after summer break
September 17, 2015

The HIX Academy at Weymouth College is to reopen its doors this Friday after the summer break and has a treat in store for customers with special events including Jazz evenings, themed events, afternoon tea and the FEAST Weymouth dining event. The Academy which is a partnership with celebrated chef and restaurateur Mark Hix, opened […]

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