News

  • Skills drive accelerates growth at ElringKlinger

    Skills drive accelerates growth at ElringKlinger

    9 May 2016

    North East global automotive supplier, ElringKlinger has set out on an ambitious development programme to upskill its entire workforce over the next three years ahead of company expansion.

  • Dance student stars in professional production

    Dance student stars in professional production

    29 April 2016

    Former dance student Emma Palmer is set to star in professional dance production Dancing the Road when it tours the region this summer.

  • Judith Doyle awarded FE Leader of the Year

    Judith Doyle awarded FE Leader of the Year‏

    26 April 2016

    The country’s top FE college leader has been announced as Judith Doyle, principal and chief executive of North East based Gateshead College.

  • Oscar-winning film producer inspires students

    Oscar-winning film producer inspires students

    17 March 2016

    The film industry came to Gateshead College thanks to a visit from Oscar-winning film producer Lord David Puttnam.

     

  • Future engineers are on a roll

    Future engineers are on a roll

    4 March 2016

    Prudhoe-based SCA, which manufacturers the Velvet brand of family toilet tissue, has chosen Gateshead College to inspire and train its business and engineering leaders of tomorrow.

    This is SCA’s largest cohort to date with 41 apprentices currently in training. Many of the company's lead operators started their careers as apprentices.