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  1. What’s it like to be a Games Animation student?

    When we think of the creative arts, the first subject areas that usually spring to mind are the more traditional pathways. Painting, illustration, photography perhaps? These courses will always form part of our core offering and are as popular as ever, but as the creative landscape evolves, we’re excited to incorporate many more digital courses…

  2. ‘‘An apprenticeship grew my skill base and confidence’’

    Maya Santos, aged 20, achieved a Distinction grade in her Customer Service apprenticeship while working for Elavation Platforms and Training as a Hire Controller, and says that it’s been key in developing both her skills and confidence. Maya’s Story “My role involves hiring out powered access machines to different types of industries, something I knew…

  3. “An Apprenticeship Kickstarted My Career”

    Since completing her business administration apprenticeship with MK College, Holly Stevenson, aged 20, has landed a permanent job at the Institute of Chartered Accountants. Discover why an apprenticeship was the best choice to kickstart her career. Holly’s Story “Since leaving sixth form, I realised that I was more of a practical learner, and I also…

  4. Business Administration Apprenticeship: So much more than making tea and filing!

    After successfully landing an administration apprenticeship at Flare Bright, Juliet has been given a fantastic platform in which to truly develop and grow as a professional in her early career. Here she tells us her story in her own words. “Having graduated earlier this year, I was particularly eager to start my professional career within business administration. Luckily enough, I soon came…

  5. South Central Institute of Technology: Hear from one of our first students

    Deborah Mungai joined the South-Central Institute of Technology to study Security and Networking this year after finishing her A levels. She began exploring the options open to her that would cater for her passion for tech, and reviewed universities, apprenticeships and IoT.  Deborah’s Story Deborah’s schoolteacher managed to schedule a meeting with Laura, Head of Curriculum at South Central Institute…