News and Events

20
Jan
'National Apprenticeship Week, 6-10 February' white text on a blue background with the white Apprenticeships and Gower College Swansea logos. Photos of apprenticeship subjects at the bottom.

Apprenticeship open evening and information sessions for Apprenticeship Week

National Apprenticeship Week (NAW) 2023 is the 16th annual celebration of apprenticeships in the UK and brings together businesses and apprentices to shine a light on the positive impact that apprenticeships make to individuals, businesses and the wider economy.

26
Jan
Group photo, line up of awards sponsors

College sponsors Child of Wales award

Gower College Swansea is extremely proud to once again sponsor the Outstanding Charity category at the forthcoming 2023 Child of Wales Awards

25
Jan
Students listening to talk / Myfyrwyr yn gwrando ar anerchiad

Lord Chief Justice offers local learners a chance to hear from judges

The most senior judge in England and Wales today visited Gower College Swansea. He was there to give the students the chance to hear about the work of judges, the justice system and the rule of law.

Lord Burnett of Maldon, the Lord Chief Justice of England & Wales visited the College as part of the school’s engagement programme that judges are involved in across the country.

23
Jan
Bicycle

Cycle Jumble Sale - Sunday 5 February

As part of our Health and Wellbeing Weekend, we are holding a Cycle Jumble Sale.

Buy or sell anything cycle related from road, track. MTB, BMX, commuting or leisure.

Do you have to sell (or looking to buy):

23
Jan

Mari Lwyd brought to life at Gower College Swansea

The 17th-century Welsh cultural celebration took place at our Llwyn y Bryn, Tycoch and Gorseinon campuses, as a flash-performance of the Mari Lwyd horse made its way through the sites.   

19
Jan
Adeilad coleg / College building

Information about our Tycoch Campus open evening, 23 January

Here is some important information for anyone thinking of coming along to our open evening at the Tycoch Campus on Monday 23 January.

The open evening starts at 5.30pm and will finish at 7.30pm. Please make your way to main reception upon arrival.

18
Jan
Sesiwn ffitrwydd yn y gampfa / Fitness session at gym

Health and Wellbeing Weekend - 4/5 February

Gower College Swansea Sport Centre
4 and 5 February 2023
9am-5pm

Join us for a weekend of fun activity and raise money for this fantastic local charity - the RSPCA Llys Nini Animal Centre

Free parking and entrance!

18
Jan
Large group of staff members on a walk

Wellbeing Day, December 2022

Just before the Christmas break, Gower College Swansea held a dedicated Wellbeing Day for their staff.

Over 400 staff across all campuses enjoyed the free activities which included one-to-one experiences and social activities. 

The wellbeing activities included, but were not limited to:

17
Jan
Dyn yn gweithio ar gyfrifiadur gyda chlustffonau / Man on PC with headphones

Graduate combines acting ambitions with Higher Apprenticeship

Graduate Cedron Sion has agreed to be an Apprenticeship Ambassador as he pursues a profession as a translator alongside his acting ambitions.

A few months after completing an Acting Degree, Cedron, 26, from Porthmadog, successfully applied for an apprenticeship post as a translator with the Welsh Language Services Team at Health Education and Improvement Wales (HEIW/AaGIC).

10
Jan
College building

Information about our Gorseinon Campus open evening, 16 January

Here is some important information for anyone thinking of coming along to our open evening at the Gorseinon Campus on Monday 16 January.

The open evening starts at 5.30pm and will finish at 7.30pm. 

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