Gower College Swansea hosts SkillBuild regional heatThe largest and longest-running construction skills competition in the UK returns, as Gower College Swansea prepare to host 80-100 students for the SkillBuild 2023 South Wales regional heat.
FE colleges join forces with CITB to improve provision and support across construction sectorThis year, ColegauCymru, on behalf of their member colleges, signed an agreement with Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) in a move to support the provision of construction qualifications and support for learners, apprentices and employers across Wales.
Impressive Skills medal haul for College studentsGower College Swansea is celebrating after scooping an amazing 20 medals at the recent Skills Competition Wales suite of events. Skills Competition Wales aims to raise the profile of skills in Wales and offers students, trainees and apprentices a chance to challenge, benchmark and raise their skills by taking part in competitions across a range of sectors.
A warm welcome to HannahThere have been some exciting developments at Gower College Swansea lately with the introduction of a new Learning Area called Built Environment, which encompasses courses in plumbing, construction, electrical and energy. And overseeing this new department is a brand new Learning Area Manager - Hannah Pearce.
Join us at our virtual open evenings in NovemberThis year, our November open evenings are going virtual! Explore the range of full time courses we offer, live chat with our staff and gain a real insight into life at Gower College Swansea. What can you expect from the day?
Togetherall – a safe, anonymous community for 24/7 mental health supportOur students' health, safety and wellbeing is our top priority, and we're always looking for new ways to support them. We are delighted to announce that we are now offering an excellent online support service called Togetherall.
New students welcomed to CollegeNew students had a chance to find out more about campus life when they attended the Gower College Swansea Freshers’ Fayre.
Apprentices set for national finalsGower College Swansea is getting ready to host the national finals of a prestigious Apprentice of the Year competition on 24 January. Among the competitors are three Gower College Swansea students who are hoping to secure a place in the Grand UK Final in Cheltenham in March.
Grand Finals beckon for College apprenticesTwo students from Gower College Swansea will represent Wales on the national stage at upcoming electrical and plumbing competitions. Jay Popham was named the winner of the recent regional heat of the SPARKS UK Electrical Apprentice of the Year Competition which was held at the College’s Jubilee Court campus.