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  • Car repair firm’s apprenticeship scheme hits the road

    Car repair firm’s apprenticeship scheme hits the road

    15 April 2019

    One of the country’s best-known vehicle servicing and repair firms has teamed up with Gateshead College to launch an apprenticeship programme in the North East.

  • Gateshead Works aims to provide jobs boost

    Gateshead Works aims to provide jobs boost

    4 April 2019

    Getting people into work and ensuring the success of Gateshead’s bright future are the aims of a free job-matching service launched this week.

  • Gateshead College Named Best in Country

    Gateshead College Named Best in Country

    2 April 2019

    Gateshead College has been ranked the best performing college in England for post 16 education and training, firmly putting the North East on the map.

  • College first in country for dynamic sport equipment

    College first in country for dynamic sport equipment

    1 April 2019

    Young athletes in the North East are the first in the country to benefit from a revolutionary new training machine that promises to significantly boost their performance.   

    Following thorough research, Gateshead College has become the first college in the country to invest in the new gym equipment, which will provide strength and balance training for students at its Academy for Sport.

    The piece of kit, inspired by the challenging conditioning techniques employed by a Texas university, will transform the training schedules of every sport student, but has specific benefits for the college’s Rugby Academy teams.

     

  • Firms back training scheme to plug manufacturing and engineering skills gaps

    Firms back training scheme to plug manufacturing and engineering skills gaps

    14 March 2019

    A group of North East firms have pledged their support for a trailblazing training academy to tackle skills shortages in the manufacturing and engineering sectors