Friday, 27 March 2015

The Bournemouth & Poole College sets agenda for new way forward in training and careers as Care Act is rolled out.

More than 50 Employers from the growing care sector in south Dorset, many of them managers and care experts, attended a Health and Social Care seminar at The Bournemouth & Poole College’s STEM centre.

Hottest topic on the agenda was a forensic assessment of the Government’s new Care Certificate, and the implementation of the new Care Act which came into law last year.

Monday, 16 March 2015

To mark National Apprenticeship Week 2015, Sunseeker International is pleased to announce that it will create 28 new apprenticeship vacancies during the coming year, its largest intake in four years. These will cover a broad range of specialist skills including marine engineers, electricians and carpenters, all based at its manufacturing centre in Poole, Dorset.

Monday, 16 March 2015

Discover how Flaunt, The Bournemouth & Poole College's commercial salon, is inspiring young people in the Dorset Beauty sector.   

Hair and Beauty training at The Bournemouth & Poole College has been enhanced by the re-launch of its Apprenticeship programme and a £50,000 investment in the college’s “live salon” - Flaunt.

Thursday, 12 March 2015

Andrew Swaffield has been praised in recent weeks by industry experts as he has piloted the company through turbulent times and helped to negotiate a £125m rescue package.

Thursday, 12 March 2015

The Bournemouth & Poole College is celebrating the award of a grant of £8,000 to help fund a project to promote career equality and diversity among its students.

The grant is from the Equality and Diversity Good Practice Fund provided by the Government’s Skills Funding Agency and managed by the Equality Challenge Unit (ECU).

Bournemouth & Poole College is one of just six further education colleges in the South West region awarded funding for projects linked to equality and diversity in the further education system.