Derby College Group (DCG) has received a grant of almost £80,000 by education charity, the Edge Foundation, to develop a programme to ensure students leave the college ‘work-ready’.
A Uniformed Public Services student based at Derby College Group’s Broomfield Hall Land-based and Leisure college in Morley has completed his study programme ahead of time and clinched a place in the Army’s Royal Logistics Corps.
Pupils from local schools competed in three different construction skills challenges organised by staff at Derby College Group (DCG).
More than 40 policy makers from foreign countries ranging from Nigeria to India recently attended a seminar held by the British Council and Association of Colleges and hosted by Derby College Group (DCG).
Horticulture students at Derby College Group’s Broomfield Hall Land-based and Leisure college are hoping to continue their winning streak at the prestigious BBC Gardeners World Live show at the NEC this summer.
Two higher education students at Derby College Group (DCG) have received regional recognition for their commitment to learning by the prestigious Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE).
Following the success of a pilot project, students at the Joseph Wright Centre have been trained to join the peer mentor programme.
Derby College Group’s Ilkeston Technical Skills College recently opened its doors to the local Erewash and Amber Valley community who joined staff and students for an event to promote health and wellbeing.
The Animal Care department at Derby College Group (DCG) are inviting members of the public to help release a male hedgehog back into the wild as part of a workshop about the lives of these vulnerable creatures.
Derby College Group (DCG) is hosting an information evening at the Roundhouse in Pride Park on Thursday March 14 between 5.30pm to 7.30pm to give young people and adults the opportunity register for a wide range of apprenticeships available now and in the coming months.
More than 300 people attended Derby College Group’s annual Academy Awards at the Roundhouse.
The event celebrated the success, achievements and commitment of employers, staff and students who are involved in DCG’s innovative Employer Academies, Employment and Skills Academy Boards and apprenticeship programmes.