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Monday, 07 April 2014

A multitude of visitors, of all ages, attended the recent March Open Event at The Bournemouth & Poole College.

One of the key selling points for attendees was the number of employers exhibiting. Over 30 of the South’s leading businesses attended the event to speak to potential students/apprentices and give an insight into career opportunities within their organisations.

Monday, 07 April 2014

Bournemouth and Poole College students celebrate another trophy for their cabinet as Matt Light and Ben Hawes win the Poole District Rotary Technology Tournament 2014. The competition took place at Corfe Hills School in March and saw approximately 20 teams compete in 3 categories; Basic, Intermediate and Advanced.

Monday, 07 April 2014

Laura Amos graduated in 1990 with a Diploma in Hospitality and Catering - Level 3 from The School of Hospitality and Food at The Bournemouth and Poole College.  Laura was fondly remembered as a warm hearted but shy young lady in her first year of studies. 

Josephine Pearce, her personal tutor, placed Laura with Christophe Novelli in London for three months summer professional and technical employment in the kitchen, with a little help from college tutor David Boland’s industry contacts. Laura then came back to complete her Diploma.

Monday, 07 April 2014

Talented tourism students (pictured) at The Bournemouth & Poole College are pioneering a new scheme to test the quality of customer service received by visitors and holidaymakers in Bournemouth this summer.

BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Travel & Tourism and Air Cabin Crew students have been signed up as "scouts and tourism champions" by the National Coastal Tourism Academy. They will play a vital role in the next few months in testing the quality of customer service offered by venues such as shops, restaurants, hotels, clubs and pubs in the town.

Friday, 21 February 2014

Dannii, a student at the Peter Jones Enterprise Academy at the Bournemouth & Poole College,  hopes to introduce an events company for Baby Showers  to the Bournemouth and Poole areas. Dannii has her business plan in place but first wants to get her message across. She’s organised a Charity event on behalf of Breast Cancer Care in her village, near Verwood on March 14.