East Riding College Student Goes The Distance with Distinction

4th July 2007 3:06pm - Return to press releases

Ben Voke achieved distinctions right across the board on his sports course.

Ben Voke, a sports student at East Riding College has achieved distinctions right across the board.

Ben, aged 20, from Cherry Burton has just completed his second year on the BTEC National Diploma Sport Development & Fitness Course. The course consisted of 18 units and he achieved, through hard work and determination, a distinction in every unit. The units studied included, Sports Massage and Therapy, Fitness Training, Principles of Coaching, Nutrition for Weight Management and other related topics.

Ben said ?I found East Riding College to be really friendly. I received excellent tutorial and personal support from the tutors and was always encouraged to ask for help and advice. The course was professionally delivered and I have thoroughly enjoyed my studies?.

Ben is continuing his studies at Aberystwyth University on the International Relations and Military History programme. He would like to gain employment as an Army Officer.