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13th March 2009 - Summer courses in latest guide

East Riding College's new part-time course guide, featuring dozens of courses running during spring and summer, is now available.Anyone who wants to learn new skills or improve their career prospects will be able to choose from a wide range of subjects, such as Joinery, Engineering, Hot Stone Massag...

12th March 2009 - Students recognised in awards ceremony

Students from East Riding College were recognised for their efforts at the College's annual awards ceremony last night.Sixteen students were each presented with a glass trophy and a £25 gift voucher at the ceremony at the campus in Gallows Lane, Beverley.Those recognised ranged from younger st...

10th March 2009 - New logo to match aspirations

East Riding College has launched a new logo to reflect its long-term aspirations and development plans.The new design (top right) was drawn up by Hornsea firm CRS Design following a six-month process, which included consultations with students and staff.The "spark" motif is now being rolled out thro...

6th March 2009 - Pupils get a taste of working in a kitchen

Children from Bay Primary School got a taste of working in a restaurant kitchen when they joined forces with East Riding College students to prepare food for an open event.The 12 youngsters, aged 10 and 11, spent a morning with four college students to produce a buffet for senior citizens living nea...

2nd March 2009 - Encouraging young people back into education

A group of young people were given a taste of further education during a day organised by an East Riding youth scheme.Positive Activities for Young People (PAYP) teamed up with East Riding College and Connexions to introduce the young people to the prospect of further education by offering them a fu...

27th February 2009 - New website makes information easy to find

East Riding College has launched a new website as part of its drive to improve the information available to prospective students.The site was developed over six months with Hull-based multimedia firm Streamline Media and has now gone live.Among the key aims of the site were to make it as simple as p...

25th February 2009 - Exceptional lecturers highly commended

East Riding College lecturers Shirley Hebden and David Bernasconi have been highly commended in the latest City and Guilds Medals for Excellence awards.The judges said Skills for Life lecturer Shirley and David, who teaches English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), only narrowly missed out on...

13th February 2009 - Courses coming up at community venues

East Riding College has teamed up with community venues to offer a range of five-week courses for no more than £20.Many people will be eligible to take the courses - in Beverley, Bridlington and  Driffield - for free.With the first starting on February 27, the courses are on subjects rang...

13th February 2009 - New and unusual holistic therapy courses

A new range of unusual holistic therapy courses is coming to East Riding College this spring.People will be able to enrol on short courses to learn the Japanese palm healing practice of reiki, hot stone massage and thermal auricular ear candling.The courses will be available on a range of dates at t...

5th February 2009 - Students' big event for Dove House Hospice

East Riding College business students are appealing for auction donations as part of their fundraising efforts for Dove House Hospice.The Beverley-based year-two BTEC National Diploma students are organising a charity ball and auction for up to 300 people to raise funds for and awareness of the Hull...

5th February 2009 - Skills on show in hairdressing contest

Talented hairdressing students from East Riding College went head to head in their annual competition this week.More than 40 students in total took part in contests held at the campuses in Gallows Lane, Beverley, and St Mary's Walk, Bridlington on Tuesday.The three categories tested their abilities...

3rd February 2009 - Find out more at information events

Find out more at information events

 

30th January 2009 - Rob gets students active

Rob gets students active

30th January 2009 - Help to get into work or training

Help to get into work or training

30th January 2009 - Free course gives participants the right skills

Free course gives participants the right skills

14th January 2009 - Get a free massage as part of new course

Get a free massage

22nd December 2008 - Information, advice and guidance hit gold standard

East Riding College has been awarded top marks for the quality of advice and support it provides to students.The College has met the demanding criteria laid down by the East Riding Gold Standardfor Information, Advice and Guidance (IAG).It means students can be assured of sound advice and good suppo...

1st December 2008 - Courses for New Year in Latest Guide

East Riding College's new part-time course guide, featuring dozens of courses starting in the new year, is now available. Anyone who wants to learn new skills or improve their career prospects will be able to choose from a wide range of subjects, such as Bookkeeping, Play Work, Indian Head Massage,...

1st December 2008 - New Campus Reaches Major Milestone

Students at East Riding College can now see for the first time how their new ?17m Bridlington campus will look when it opens next summer. The structure?s steel frame has been completed by contractors Wates in only 12 weeks, giving the first impression of the size and shape of the state-of-the-art b...

1st December 2008 - Hair and Beauty Students Appeal for Models

East Riding College?s hair and beauty students are appealing for models who would like reduced cost treatments. The College runs courses in beauty therapy - which includes Indian head massage, aromatherapy, manicures and pedicures ? and hairdressing, which includes cutting and colouring hair. All...

4th November 2008 - Find Out More at Information Events

People who would like to find out more about courses offered by East Riding College are invited to two information events this month. The events are a chance to get more information about several different subject areas and courses in one go. They are suitable for people of all ages, whether they...

31st October 2008 - Students Take on Forces Fundraiser

Students from East Riding College are appealing for sponsors as they prepare to run 1,214 miles between them to raise money for a British forces charity on 6 November. They will take on the tough challenge at Bridlington Sports Hall from 9am to noon in support of Help for Heroes, which provides pra...

31st October 2008 - Colin's Charity Skydive

East Riding College employee Colin Cooper will jump out of a plane next month to raise money for RNID, the national charity for people who are deaf and hard of hearing. He is hoping to raise more than ?2,000 through the sponsored skydive, which he will do near Bridlington, and is appealing for spon...

30th October 2008 - Help for Heros

Students from East Riding College are appealing for sponsors as they prepare to run 1,214 miles between them to raise money for a British forces charity on 6 November. They will take on the tough challenge at Bridlington Sports Hall from 9am to noon in support of Help for Heroes, which provides pra...

24th October 2008 - Student Wins National Recognition

A beauty therapist from Withernwick was crowned top of the class nationally after completing a key qualification to the highest standard in the country. Julia Moulds, 41, was awarded the prestigious Bhandari Prize by the Royal Institute for Public Health for achieving the best grade in the level tw...

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