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Yorkshire’s colleges are teaming up to fight new free school proposals

Thursday, 23 February, 2023

Colleges across West Yorkshire are joining forces to oppose controversial plans to open a string of new free schools*. Seven free school applications - two apiece for Leeds and Bradford, one in Keighley, one in Kirklees and one in Wakefield - for new colleges or sixth form colleges have just been lodged with the Department for Education (DfE).

Castleford College to host industry training roadshow

Tuesday, 14 February, 2023

Castleford College is set to host the next training roadshow of the Original Equipment Suppliers Aftermarket Association (OESAA), which aims to strengthen the skills of today’s technicians and support the education of the next generation.

IT specialists help students improve their career prospects

Tuesday, 14 February, 2023

Specialists from Intelligency and Binary Managed Solutions (BMS) recently delivered talks to Information Technology students at Wakefield College as part of its Industry Day.

Eliot Ferrier from Intelligency, a specialist digital intelligence consultancy and Curtis Holt, from BMS, a leader in IT infrastructure and security requirements, delivered presentations about the…

Heart of Yorkshire Education Group Apprenticeship Awards winners announced

Friday, 10 February, 2023

The Heart of Yorkshire Education Group marked National Apprenticeship Week 2023 with its Annual Apprenticeship Awards – recognising the exceptional achievements of its apprentices and the contributions of its employer partners.

National Apprenticeship Week 2023

Monday, 06 February, 2023

There’s lots to shout about this National Apprenticeship Week, with a range of activities going on across our three campuses to raise awareness of Apprenticeships and how they can transform lives.