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Local Man Returns to Work Thanks to SUSE+
02
September, 2021
After a challenging period of unemployment, local man Nigel Otterson from Moneymore reskilled and found work again thanks to the free life-changing support he received through South West College’s - Step Up to Sustainable Employment + (SUSE+) programme.  
 
  • Aisling McQuaid
  • 02/09/2021 10:53:14
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Lyons - ‘Skill Up’ to kick-start your career prospects
02
September, 2021
South West College will unite with further education colleges and universities across Northern Ireland to deliver approximately 15,000 free training places in over 250 subject areas for qualifications ranging from Level 2 right up to post-graduation.

The £23 million Skill Up investment programme, supported by the Northern Ireland Office, is a new initiative established to help re-train and re-skill individuals affected by the pandemic.  
  • Aisling McQuaid
  • 02/09/2021 10:32:20
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Matthew Takes his Fitness Career to the Next Level
29
June, 2021

Fitness Guru Matthew Callaghan from Clogher took his Personal Training career to the next level by returning to South West College (SWC), completing a bespoke Active IQ Level 4 Certificate in Strength and Conditioning, paving the way for his career to soar.   

  • Aisling McQuaid
  • 29/06/2021 09:40:30
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South West College Addresses Demand for Electrical Apprentices
09
July, 2015
With signs of improved activity and job prospects in the local construction industry, South West College (SWC) Omagh Campus, in partnership with local employers hosted an employer engagement evening to introduce prospective students to electrical apprenticeship programmes available at the college.
  • Troy Prenter
  • 09/07/2015 16:11:41
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South West College wins national education award
08
July, 2015
South West College has won Most Innovative BTEC Apprenticeship Provider of the Year 2015 at the National BTEC Awards.
  • Troy Prenter
  • 08/07/2015 16:44:34
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Youth Programme Celebration Event
15
May, 2015
Young people from across counties Tyrone and Fermanagh celebrated gaining a range of qualifications, new friends and a new direction in life through an innovative and inclusive learning programme launched by South West College (SWC) in September 2014.
  • Troy Prenter
  • 15/05/2015 14:48:28
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South West College and 24 firms engineer unique jobs event
21
April, 2015
South West College (SWC) Dungannon and 24 employers teamed up to pitch opportunities in the world of engineering to young people at a recent unique careers event.
  • Troy Prenter
  • 21/04/2015 09:58:17
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South West College Collects 3 Awards at the Plaisterers' Awards
12
November, 2014
South West College received 3 awards at the 16th Annual Plaisterers’ Training Awards, held at the Plaisterers’ Hall in the City of London on Tuesday 4th November. The awards recognise the highest standards of achievement in training and education within the UK plastering trade.
  • Troy Prenter
  • 12/11/2014 10:02:05
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