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Tuesday, 10 February 2015

Specialised Chef graduate Sven-Hanson Britt returned to The Bournemouth & Poole College in triumph after his star-studded performance on BBC’s MasterChef: The Professionals series.

Sven was runner-up in the nationwide prime time TV contest which drew an estimated 1m viewers.

He returned this week for lunch in the Escoffier Restaurant, The College’s award winning training restaurant, and touched base with old pals and Lecturers like Senior Chef Lecturers, David Boland and Tony Groves who helped him take his first steps in the kitchen.

Friday, 30 January 2015
The future’s bright for one Bournemouth & Poole College carpentry apprentice.
James Ling, a level three apprentice in On-Site Carpentry, is reaping the benefits of working in th
Friday, 30 January 2015
Swissport, the leading support service company for the airline industry, has recruited the entire crop of 2015 graduates from the Bournemouth & Poole College's Aviation Operation (AO) course.

The company recently announced its plans to expand its ground operations at Bournemouth International Airport and drew on its strong links with the college to recruit new staff.

The seven female students will now join the company caring for passengers at the check-in stage.

Tuesday, 27 January 2015

More than thirty school pupils from the Bournemouth area had the chance to cook in the famous catering facilities at The Bournemouth & Poole College and test their culinary skills.

The College’s award winning Escoffier Restaurant, based at the Lansdowne site, was the venue for the annual Harvest Fine Foods “Yes Chef” competition.

Tuesday, 27 January 2015

At the event The College’s Careers Advice Team were on hand to offer valuable advice on courses and careers. Tracy Davis, The College’s Careers Guidance Manager said: "No matter what your qualifications or background, there is a place for you at The College. Our Progression courses are designed specifically to provide young people with the skills to launch them on Levels 2 and 3 Full-Time courses or Apprenticeships from September 2015. They run from January to June and include help to improve vital skills in English and Maths."