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Local apprentice commercial vehicle technicians scoop top awards
08
March, 2018
Four exceptional students from Northern Ireland were awarded prizes at a ceremony in Belfast as part of the Institute of Road Transport Engineers (IRTE) Ireland North 50-year anniversary celebrations.
  • Troy Prenter
  • 08/03/2018 16:25:14
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Local student qualifies for major UK apprentice competition
08
March, 2018
Electrical apprentice, Jack Clarke from South West College (Omagh) has qualified for a prestigious SPARKS UK Electrical Apprentice of the Year competition, after winning the recent Northern Ireland regional heat which took place at Belfast Metropolitan College.
  • Troy Prenter
  • 08/03/2018 13:07:11
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SWC launches pioneering online Mandarin Chinese course
08
March, 2018
The South West College (SWC) Confucius Hub marked the Chinese New Year of the Dog with a gala dinner attended by guests, students and staff. The event also marked the launch of the college’s new Business Chinese Test (BCT), an online Mandarin Chinese course, which has been designed to develop basic communication skills in a real Chinese business environment.
  • Troy Prenter
  • 08/03/2018 13:00:21
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SWC Geared up to deliver electric and hybrid vehicle training
08
March, 2018
The South West College (SWC) Motor Vehicle lecturing team recently welcomed independent diagnostic and technical expert, James Dillon from Technical Topics, an Institute of Motor Industry (IMI) approved training centre to the college for IMI Level 2 and Level 3 Electric and Hybrid training.
  • Troy Prenter
  • 08/03/2018 12:40:36
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SWC and Dungannon PS team up for GardenstoGrow
21
February, 2018
The South West College (SWC) STEM Centre and Dungannon Primary School are teaming up for the GardenstoGrow project. The project is designed to strengthen the cooperation between Dungannon Primary school and the STEM centre to support the full development of horticulture potential for a better early childhood education and to promote social inclusion.
  • Troy Prenter
  • 21/02/2018 11:53:29
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SWC Students Triumph at NI Hotels Federation Competition
13
February, 2018
The Hospitality and Catering Department in South West College (SWC) cooked and served up a stunning performance at the recent Northern Ireland Hotels Federation (NIHF) Competition hosted by Southern Regional College (SRC), Newry and sponsored by Bunzl McLaughlin and Dillon Bass.
  • Troy Prenter
  • 13/02/2018 13:32:50
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Youthscape programme launched to build social cohesiveness
22
January, 2018
A new Youthscape programme funded by SEUPB, under the PEACE IV Objective 2.1 Children and Young People, was launched on Friday 19th January in The Termon Centre, Pettigo, Co.Donegal.  The aim of the Youthscape project is to enhance the capacity of children and young people, ranging in age from 16 - 24 years, to form positive and effective relationships with others from different cultural backgrounds enabling them to collectively make a positive contribution to building a division less, inclusive society.
  • Troy Prenter
  • 22/01/2018 13:48:33
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Tracey Brothers awarded pioneering South West College Erne Campus contract
11
January, 2018
South West College is delighted to announce that Tracey Brothers Ltd. has been appointed as the main contractor for the construction and development of the new Erne Campus.  The new campus which will be situated on the site of the former Erne hospital in Enniskillen, represents an investment of over £29 million by the Department for the Economy.
  • Troy Prenter
  • 11/01/2018 16:35:34
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Northern Ireland FE Colleges present “let’s do business”
04
December, 2017
Northern Ireland’s six regional Further Education (FE) Colleges have joined together to promote a brand awareness campaign entitled “let’s do business” which will be formally launched in Spring 2018.
  • Troy Prenter
  • 04/12/2017 07:11:44
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South West College strikes gold in Birmingham
29
November, 2017
The UK’s most talented young tradeswomen and tradesmen and skilled professional were crowned the nation’s number one last weekend at the climax of The Skills Show at the NEC, Birmingham.
  • Troy Prenter
  • 29/11/2017 15:08:22
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