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FE colleges say – “Let’s Do Business”
22
October, 2018
Northern Ireland businesses can boost their competitiveness and unlock their full potential by linking with local Further Education (FE) colleges.
  • Troy Prenter
  • 22/10/2018 16:56:28
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Civil Engineering success at South West College
03
October, 2018
The South West College has achieved unprecedented recent success in the field of civil engineering through the delivery of the first Foundation Degree to be offered in Northern Ireland.
  • Troy Prenter
  • 03/10/2018 12:44:04
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Skills Academy to Provide Skilled Welders for Local Engineering Firms
03
October, 2018

A seven week pre-employment Welding Academy, supported by the Department for the Economy’s Assured Skills programme has commenced at the South West College (SWC), Dungannon Campus.

  • Troy Prenter
  • 03/10/2018 10:06:35
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Errigal Contracts Apprenticeships Go Live
27
September, 2016
The first 16 apprentices have today started an all-new course in Interior Systems (Dry Lining).
The training programme which is in partnership with South West College is the first accredited course in the South West Region. Apprentices will gain valuable on-the-job experience whilst studying part time for the industry-leading qualification.
  • Troy Prenter
  • 27/09/2016 13:39:12
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Students urged to build a foundation for success at South West College
18
August, 2015
South West College’s Higher Education courses, designed in partnership with employers and universities, are propelling a record number of students towards degree qualifications and brighter career prospects. 
  • Troy Prenter
  • 18/08/2015 15:05:08
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Curious campers attend SWC computing summer camp
14
August, 2015

School may be out for summer but the learning didn’t stop for a group of curious campers who attended the Creative Computing Summer Camp at the South West College STEM Centre, 27th – 31st July.

  • Aidan Kelly
  • 14/08/2015 13:24:12
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South West College Fries up a Recipe for Student Success
08
December, 2014
Catering students at South West College are on ‘frying’ form thanks to the launch of a new business engagement initiative which aims to tap into local specialist knowledge in the catering industry.
  • Troy Prenter
  • 08/12/2014 12:45:56
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South West College Launches New Apprenticeship in Providing Financial Services
10
October, 2014
South West College recently launched a new Apprenticeship in Providing Financial Services in a drive to support the development of this economically important sector.
The apprenticeship is fully-funded by the Department for Employment and Learning and has been developed in collaboration with the Financial Skills Partnership, based on the sector needs and specific requirements of local employers.
  • Troy Prenter
  • 10/10/2014 14:54:20
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South West College leading the way in renewable energy education
16
January, 2014
South West College is established as the lead educator in the area of wind turbine and renewable energy technologies in Northern Ireland.  This reputation has enabled the College to develop close links with the energy community in the UK, Europe and across the world.
  • Troy Prenter
  • 16/01/2014 14:29:21
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Pioneering computer games training now available at South West College
25
October, 2013
South West College, in conjunction with Digital Circle, is delighted to announce Unity 3D Training across Northern Ireland.
  • 25/10/2013 12:23:47
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