Weymouth College Foundation Students’ annual Christmas Fair raises £140
January 6, 2017

  The Weymouth College Annual Christmas Fair held on 1st December was masterminded and organised by the College’s Routes into, Futures and Life Skills students. Horticulture and Retail students organised the marketing for the event and made up Christmas planted baskets to sell. Many Routes into students manned stalls, baked goods to sell and helped […]

South Dorset MP Richard Drax welcomes Weymouth College staff and students to Parliament
November 29, 2016

The Royal Robing room, the Division Lobbies and the green benches of the commons all featured in a tour of the Palace of Westminster when a party of members and guests from Weymouth & Portland Chamber of Commerce and students and staff from Weymouth College visited the Houses of Parliament on Monday 21st November. After […]

‘Red for Ruby’ day at Weymouth College

  Former Weymouth College hairdressing student Pearl Porter has been fund raising to give ‘a brave and inspirational girl’ – her sister eighteen year old Ruby Mai who is fighting a rare and incurable neurological brain disease – the best Christmas she possibly can. The Hair and Beauty staff and students at Weymouth College were […]

Bringing students together with local community through sport secures Weymouth College a national award for excellence
November 24, 2016

  Weymouth College has been awarded the Association of Colleges (AoC) Beacon Award for Sport in the Curriculum 2016 The AoC Beacon Awards celebrate the best and most innovative practice among UK further education colleges. They reward colleges that go above and beyond in providing high-quality technical and professional education. Award winners must also offer […]

A day aboard ship for our Travel and Tourism students
November 16, 2016

Plymouth University recently held an open day to promote their cruise management degree aboard the P&O cruise ship Azura. Weymouth College Travel and Tourism students were delighted to be invited – together with students from just a few colleges in the UK – to attend the event aboard P&O Azura, moored in Southampton Docks.   […]

Free Skills Support for Dorset Workforce training initiative goes live at Dorset Training Academy@Weymouth College launch
November 15, 2016

  Weymouth College welcomed over 120 guests to its HIX Academy on 1st November to launch the new Dorset Training Academy@Weymouth College.  Dorset Training Academy@Weymouth College The Dorset Training Academy@Weymouth College has been created specifically to bring the partnership between business and education into the workplace at all levels.  To enhance and provide the knowledge […]

Plymouth University Graduation for Weymouth College students
October 25, 2016

Thirty six Weymouth College students were recognised for their academic achievements at the University of Plymouth Graduation Week 2016 held on Plymouth Hoe 19th – 24th September. Our students achieved awards in many areas including Foundation Degrees in Actor Training, Health and Social Care and Sport Coaching: Health and Fitness, HNC in Business and Management […]

Agincare Health and Social Care Academy launched at Weymouth College

Agincare and Weymouth College are pleased to announce the launch of a new training initiative – The Agincare Health and Social Care Academy. The initiative will see Agincare and Weymouth College working in partnership to offer a wide range of clear pathways for a rewarding long-term ‘career in care’ for the students of Dorset. Both […]

The Bay Studios Opening Celebration at Weymouth College

Over 150 guests joined the music and performing arts students and staff at Weymouth College on Thursday 20th October to celebrate the launch of the South West’s exciting new centre for industry training in the Performing Arts – The Bay Studios. Guests attended a reception in the Studio 1 bar and were invited to take […]

Weymouth College Students celebrate another great year of A Level success
August 18, 2016

Students and staff at Weymouth College are proudly celebrating another year of A Level success, as course results are published across the country today.     This year, the College’s A Level students have achieved an outstanding overall A2 pass rate of 98%, demonstrating that the College continues to maintain an excellent level of performance […]

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