A COLLABORATIVE approach across different sectors has enabled staff at Harlow College to begin the manufacture of vital personal protective equipment (PPE) for frontline NHS staff.
TEENAGERS looking for a future career in the STEM sector are being reminded there is still time to apply to join a unique school and sixth form.
TO mark the conclusion of National Careers Week, Harlow College ran a skills masterclass at the new Construction Skills Centre in the Pinnacles. Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) students took part in various activities including a careers card challenge, an Apprenticeship presentation by Sales and Relationship Manager Gary Salisbury and a hands-on pipe fitting exercise. […]
HARLOW College Sixth Form students have yet again recorded a fantastic set of A Level results, securing an impressive 99% pass rate for the second year running.
THE latest crop of budding Jamie Olivers to graduate from Harlow College’s Young Chef’s Academy held their celebratory dinner at Down Hall, Hatfield Heath, on Wednesday 12th June 2019. Guests arriving were treated to a canapé reception and drinks, followed by the main course.
THE KEY word in the Harlow College Level 4 Professional Diploma in Performance is “Professional”.
THE LIEUTENANT-Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador in Canada visited Harlow last week (Tuesday Nov 6th).
THE government has named the 21 colleges that will be the first to establish maths centres for excellence.
PUBLIC Health England hosted what it hopes will be the first of several work experience visits for students from Harlow where it is creating a world-leading public health science campus.
BACK in 2014, we reported that Harlow student Jack Bradbury had gained five A levels and was on his way to study Medicine at Cambridge University. http://www.yourharlow.com/2014/08/20/jack-bradbury-five-a-levels-cambridge-and-the-muamba-moment/ Last week, we caught up with Jack to see how things were going. A Level results are just around the corner and we wanted to hear what Jack’s […]
A STUDENT from the University of Surrey has emerged as the overall winner of Future Legal Mind 2018 – National Accident Helpline’s award to find the brightest legal talent in the country. , Gbemisola Obolo, who currently studies Law with International Relations, has won a cash prize of £5,000 plus a coveted work experience placement […]
THE brand-new Stansted Airport College is celebrating its 250th confirmed trainee, as construction work on the site intensifies ahead of the planned opening this September.
BMAT STEM Academy – formerly Sir Charles Kao UTC – works closely with businesses in and around Harlow to prepare young people for the actual career paths open to them.
Working with a careers advisor.
ESSEX County Council’s community learning and skills provision has been awarded an overall rating of Good in its recent OFSTED inspection.
Harlow College celebrated National Apprenticeship Week 2018 with a series of events, both at the main Harlow College campus and at venues across the region. Here’s how the week unfolded. MONDAY The week began with a highly successful event at Braintree’s STEM Innovation Centre, where College staff were on hand to answer questions from 1,300 […]
A SKILLS shortage in Harlow is set to be eased with the launch of the BMAT STEM Academy.
HARLOW College photography students have helped create a nature-themed environment in a ward in The Princess Alexandra Hospital, by donating examples of their work to create a brighter space for patients.
THE Burnt Mill Academy Trust (BMAT) is holding its first careers day at Sir Charles Kao UTC, in Harlow.
ON Friday 19 January Harlow College was delighted to welcome Tim Cook, CEO of Apple, to meet staff and students to see how we are adding coding and app development to skills for our students in their future careers.
AS a part of a tour in Europe to promote Apple’s new university coding courses, Tim Cook sat down for a wide-ranging discussion during his stop at Harlow College. The first part of the discussion was about the utilization of technology both in and out of the classroom. Cook noted that even though Apple has […]
RELEASED in March 2017, Leigh partnered with his friend, Antoine to find the best way to promote their clothing. They currently sell jumpers, t-shirts, wristbands and key rings.
PASSMORES headteacher, Vic Goddard has appeared on the BBC to discuss the use of social media by pupils.
Aspiring chefs were put through their paces at Burnt Mill Academy following a visit from professional chef Ben Nottage.
THE most outstanding individuals and institutions that the FE sector has to offer have been recognised in the shortlist for the 2018 Tes FE Awards.