A former female Derby College Motor Vehicle Apprentice has delivered a keynote speech at an international conference – highlighting the initiatives needed to encourage more women and girls into the industry. Catherine Treanor studied at the College as part of her Motor Vehicle apprenticeship at Station Garage in Belper.
More than 2,500 young people attended the annual East Midlands Big Bang Fair at the Derby College Roundhouse campus.
Pupils from schools across the region came together at the event, which encourages young people to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and maths.
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A Derby College Construction Apprentice is laying the foundations for a successful career in the building industry.
Derby College has been praised by Ofsted as 'a valued resource for the city of Derby and the county of Derbyshire' following a recent inspection.
The Ofsted inspection report has graded Derby College as 'Good' overall. Two key areas were also judged as 'Outstanding'.
A group of 24 Derby College Engineering learners have just returned from a two-week trip to Derby's twin town of Osnabrück where they gain specialist training in robotics at a local company.
Derby College will be showcasing a wide range of skills and career opportunities at the annual Roundhouse Open Day on Saturday April 16.
The event between 10 am and 12 noon is free to attend and will include a wide range of taster sessions to give young people, and adults, alike the chance to try their hand at a number of skills activities.