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24 February 2017
From April, the way the Government funds Apprenticeships in England will change. Employers with a payroll in excess of £3million will have to pay an ‘Apprenticeship levy’ and there will also be changes to the funding of Apprenticeship training for...
17 February 2017
In an ever-changing and fast-paced corporate world, training and development is an indispensable function.  Whether it’s learning how to effectively manage a team, or oversee wellbeing within the workplace, City College Plymouth is running a...
February 2017
Apprenticeships are a Ladder of Opportunity With career progression opportunities up to degree level, and more than 170 industry options available, Apprenticeships have never been a more attractive...more.
South African Partnership to Enhance Employability Skills City College Plymouth has been awarded £15,000 from The British Council to set up a partnership with two vocational colleges in South Africa. The one-year...more.
Winter Wonderland Work Experience for Students Ten students from City College Plymouth have set off for snowy Lapland for the trip of a lifetime. The travel and tourism group are travelling to Rovaniemi,...more.
College Open Day Champions Career-focussed Courses Young people looking for a different experience from school; sixth formers interested in a university-level qualification; adults wanting to get back to work,...more.
Students Explore Careers in Construction Students from Coombe Dean School and Tavistock College experienced a working construction site when they visited the new Regional Centre of Excellence for STEM...more.
Rugby Academy Scores in Sport and Academic Arenas City College Plymouth and Plymouth Albion have come together to offer aspiring young rugby players aged 16-18 the chance to combine top-level training with...more.
Devon Chefs Cook up a Storm with Students City College Plymouth hospitality and catering students joined four of the most prominent chefs in Devon to cook and serve a five-course menu to a restaurant...more.
Plymouth Dance Scene Celebrated with Showcase Dancers from across the City will be showcasing their talent at Dance Infinity 2017 - a two-night extravaganza hosted by City College Plymouth.more.
January 2017
Become a Coffee Professional at City College With the new year comes all the resolutions, but rather than trying to create a new you, why not learn a new skill? City College Plymouth is offering a broad...more.
Higher Education a Step to Bridging the Skills Gap With Brexit on the horizon, Britain is likely to face a ‘brain drain’ of EU citizens - a large number of skilled professionals plan to leave the country when...more.
‘Topping Out’ Latest STEM Centre Milestone The building of City College Plymouth’s new Regional Centre of Excellence for STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) has reached its next...more.
College Academies Looking for Future Sports Stars City College Plymouth is looking for talent in basketball, football or rugby. The College’s three sports academies want to hear from aspiring young players to...more.
Do Businesses Earn from the Students who Learn? - Talking Business @ PL1 Debates The Student Pound Local companies came together for City College Plymouth’s first business event of the new year to discuss the benefits, trials and tribulations of the student...more.
Students Gift-wrap Christmas Cheer Level 3 health and social care students from City College Plymouth have done their bit in the season of giving. The students undertake charity work,...more.
New Year, New Business Workshops at City College Training and development is an indispensable function, but is often low on the priority list for businesses because of the potential impact on time and budget...more.
Students Recognised by Lord Mayor for Community Work City College Plymouth students, who have been participating in the Prince’s Trust personal development programme, have been awarded certificates by the Lord...more.