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Monday, 19 October 2020

Matt Butcher, Commercial Director at Bournemouth & Poole College, discusses how the College is at the centre of the local economic rebuild. 

2020 has been an unprecedented year for us all. The pandemic has had a huge impact on the economy, affecting businesses locally and nationally.  
From training young people to be workplace ready to working with businesses to identify their needs and upskill their workforce, Bournemouth & Poole College is here to help rebuild and future-proof the local economy. 

Tuesday, 15 September 2020

Charlotte Matthews recently completed her Digital Marketing Apprenticeship with Bournemouth & Poole College. In this blog, Charlotte will give you the inside scoop on what it takes to be a successful apprentice! 


I’m Charlotte and I started a Digital Marketing Apprenticeship in September 2018. Last month I graduated from my Apprenticeship (pause for applause!) and I wanted to take this opportunity to shed a little light on what it’s like to be an apprentice. 

Friday, 28 August 2020

Did you know that in Bournemouth and Poole there is a predicted 6% growth in science related jobs over the next 5 years? * With a huge variety of career prospects, a science qualification is a brilliant option for many students. 

Bournemouth & Poole College’s Science department offers students an unforgettable learning experience which will help kick-start their future. With expert teaching staff, state of the art facilities and incredible work experience options, the College is the perfect place to explore your scientific interests. 

Thursday, 06 August 2020

Bournemouth & Poole College are excited to welcome you to the first ever BPCSU Welcome Fest 2020, where you can discover the amazing opportunities on offer at our college.

Bournemouth & Poole College Students’ Union (BPCSU) is award winning and offers a range of opportunities throughout the year that you can get involved with.

Wednesday, 22 July 2020

These last few months have seen unprecedented changes for this country. Bournemouth & Poole College have also felt this, with our sites closing and all teaching taking place virtually. During this time, however, our students have continued to shine.

We wanted to share some of students’ successes and celebrate their incredible achievements over the past few months. 

Tuesday, 16 June 2020

Firstly, let me introduce myself. I'm Zach Rumble, Student Union Vice-President of Equality and Welfare for the past academic year, and President-Elect for the year coming, as well as a trans man.

Possible trigger warning: in this blog I mention the Stonewall Liberation, Black Lives Matter and discrimination, including the laws around it. It isn't graphic in any nature, but it may be upsetting for some.

Friday, 15 May 2020

During these extraordinary times, a lot of young people are worrying about what their next steps should be. Research produced by the Sutton Trust has shown that there is a lot worry and uncertainty amongst university applicants and current students about how the current situation will affect them.

Friday, 24 April 2020

Working from home has become a reality for so many of us. Although Bournemouth & Poole College’s sites are closed, we’re still open virtually and our staff and students are continuing to work remotely.

Whether your home has now also become your office or your classroom, it can be difficult to find a new routine and keep up your productivity. To help you get the most out of your working time, we’ve compiled some top tips for being productive at home.