Accounting is a popular career choice. It was once seen as a specialised discipline associated primarily with mathematical geniuses it is now more accessible, with advances in computing meaning that it is less about natural numerical skill and more about aptitude and training.
Facing redundancy or being unemployed can be a challenging time. However it can also indicate a new beginning, breaking the mould and trying something new.
South West College has provided local manufacturing company Keystone Lintels Ltd part of the Keystone Group, with training in 3D Design through the Skills Focus Programme funded by the Department for the Economy.
Finance Minister Máirtín Ó Muilleoir has visited Enniskillen today for a number of engagements.
During his trip he met with representatives from Fermanagh and Omagh District Council and visited the South West College and Waterways Ireland Headquarters.
Students studying Level 3 Sports Studies organised an innovative fundraising event ‘Pedal for Pounds’ in the Dungannon Campus of South West College on Wednesday 27th April, in aid of the Buddy Bear Trust.
The Higher Bridges Gallery in Enniskillen is the venue for this year’s South West College Art Exhibition. A number of the regions finest budding artists work will be on display until the 28th May.
South West College was the chosen venue for the first networking meeting of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) recently, and was attended by academics from across Northern Ireland.
The launch of the SkillBuildNI competition took place at the Technology and Skills Centre campus of South West College recently. The competition, which is held annually, pits the finest apprentices in Northern Ireland against each other. Trainees from 12 different trades contest against each other on the first step of their journey to the World Skills competition.
It’s exciting times ahead for the staff and students at South West College in Enniskillen with the prospects of a brand new Campus drawing ever closer.
On Saturday 5th march 2016 the Get Engineering Careers fair will again be held at South West College Dungannon Campus from 10.00am – 3.00pm. The event will celebrate engineering excellence across Tyrone and encourage more people to ‘get engineering.’