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👋Say hello to some of the first students enrolled with us for 2023/24! We're so excited to welcome more of you during the coming weeks

24 August, 2023
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2023 Student Awards
2023 Student Awards
Our 2023 Student Awards Ceremony took place this week and we are delighted to share this year's winners with you. The awards were presented to students who have demonstrated determination and hard work towards their studies in Construction, Engineering and Mathematics. A huge thank you to our award…
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Student of the Month May 2024
Student of the Month May 2024

Our March 2024 student of the month went to Willow. She receives a £20 gift voucher, Certificate and her name on our celebration wall. Pictured here with her tutor Makala. Well done Willow!

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Children's Taster Session
Children's Taster Session

Children in Year 5 & 6 from Cherry Tree Academy came in for a taster session in Hair & Beauty at Castleford College. What a lovely afternoon in the salons, learning hair plaiting techniques and completing a manicure treatment.

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Children Try Carpentry
Children Try Carpentry
We welcomed pupils from Cherry Tree Academy again to our College this week to try their hand at Carpentry and Joinery. We hope the pupils had fun!
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14-16 Student of the Term
14-16 Student of the Term

Congratulations to Charlie from Castleford Academy who is our Castleford College 14-16 Student of the Term 👏Charlie was awarded with a certificate and voucher for his outstanding work on his Level 1 Construction course.

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Taster Session for Childrens University
Taster Session for Childrens University

It was great to see the pupils getting stuck in and they even had a go at using a car jack and learning how to remove and refit a tyre. Great work!

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Virtual Colour Match for Body & Paint Students
Virtual Colour Match for Body & Paint Students

PPG visited our Body and Paint workshop this morning to offer our students a demonstration of their state-of-the-art virtual colour matching system, TouchMix Ultra. The students enjoyed using the technology and was impressed by how it saves time and expense of the traditional methods of colour matching.

Natalie…

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Equans supports Multi Skills
Equans supports Multi Skills

Our Multi Skills students from Castleford College attended the Equans site on Flanshaw Lane to support their education and training; the site visit supported insight into construction processes and career job roles.

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Hair & Beauty department launch new partnership with Keune
Hair & Beauty department launch new partnership with Keune

Castleford College’s Hair & Beauty department has created new ties with Keune – a leading supplier in the hairdressing and barbering sector for more than 100 years.

Using Keune’s products in the classroom will ensure students’ transition to professional settings is seamless and sustainable,…

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