News and Events
Covid-19 update - face coverings
As you will all most probably be aware, there is a new variant of the Covid-19 virus called Omicron.
In line with the new Welsh Government guidance, all students should now wear face coverings while indoors across all campuses.
Swansea student joins BBC Children in Need challenge
As announced on BBC’s The One Show on 21 October, a group of young people has been selected to take part in a new fundraising challenge for BBC Children in Need.
The Surprise Squad is made up of five inspirational young people who have been supported by BBC Children in Need and want to give back and lend a helping hand to benefit others.
College’s HR team scoop top award
Gower College Swansea’s Human Resources team has been named Team of the Year (Public Sector) at the prestigious Wales HR Awards 2021.
Shaping the future of professional and executive education
Gower College Swansea launches Sketty Hall Business School
Gower College Swansea’s newest campus - Sketty Hall Business School - has been officially opened by the Minister for Education and Welsh Language, Jeremy Miles.
Celebrating the success of our higher education students
Every year, we celebrate the success of our hard-working higher education students as they complete their higher level programmes.
From events management to engineering and from health and care to computer technology, higher education students across all courses should be very proud of the hard work and dedication that has gone into successfully achieving their qualifications.
3,000 new apprenticeships created in Swansea Bay City Region
UK Government Minister for Wales David TC Davies has met young people set to benefit from a new £30m initiative to provide training and development opportunities.
Gower College Swansea’s new garden set to give nature a helping hand
Gower College Swansea has been awarded a new garden package by environmental charity Keep Wales Tidy.
They are one of the first colleges in the country to benefit from this year’s Local Places for Nature scheme.
Important update on self-isolation guidance – 29 October
On Friday 29 October, Welsh Government announced changes to self-isolation guidance. This is due to the continued high level of positive Covid-19 cases in Wales.
Please note this updated guidance now applies even if you are fully vaccinated or aged under 18.
Gower College Swansea brightens up community in partnership with local company and councillors
Gower College Swansea has recently funded the painting of three telecom boxes near their campuses, two at Sketty Green and one at Tycoch.