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College Tutor Travels to Middle East to Train Safety Officials.

In News, on the 23rd, February 2018

Denise Kirkpatrick spent five days in Dubai instructing safety officials in the best way to increase standards at Sharjah Airport. For the past 20 years Denise has delivered the assessor’s course working with the highly regarded International Fire Training Centre at Teesside Airport. Dubai...

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You’re hired – Student Loans Company recruits successful apprentices

In Apprenticeships, In the Press, News, on the 20th, February 2018

The Student Loans Company hired all five candidates who took up the first apprenticeship posts in their pre-assessment department, after completing their on-the-job training and studying for their NVQ2 in Business Administration at the same time. During their training, Ricky Gatenby, Shareena Elliott, Josh...

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A WINGER is making a rare cross by combining college education with a professional football contract.

In News, on the 14th, February 2018

The 16-year-old level 3 sport science student is also part of the Martin Gray Football Academy in a unique partnership between the game and education. Vinnie, of Seaton Carew, plays on the left wing and made his debut in the 5-2 win against Hartlepool...

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Darlington Council’s Public Health department commission artwork after drawing up a healthy weight action plan for the borough.

In In the Press, News, School Leavers, University Level, on the 5th, February 2018

More than 40 Darlington College students, on a variety of courses, including graphic design, fine art, art and design and photography, have designed posters for display and social media to promote healthy weight. Darlington Council’s Public Health department commissioned the work after drawing up...

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STUDENTS have been exploring their inner selves as a college community spent the week considering health and wellbeing.

In Adults, In the Press, News, School Leavers, on the 30th, January 2018

For Mr Houchen it was the first time he had visited the college. He said: “It is a fantastic college and such an iconic building. Equally impressive are the dedicated teachers and staff who work tirelessly to make a difference to the lives of...

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STUDENTS are being inspired by the glories of the past in a project designed to boost their future.

In Apprenticeships, Employers, In the Press, News, School Leavers, on the 8th, January 2018

Their artwork will form an exhibition in the collection gallery at the historic cathedral near the shrine of one of the country’s founding fathers, St Cuthbert. Darlington College was approached to produce the installation for the community gallery by former student and current Durham...

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