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Celebrating success, students at Darlington College

In News, on the 13th, March 2018

Catering student Harold Cutting and nutritionist Sophie Kirk shared the honours taking the top accolade at the annual Darlington College awards ceremony. The joint Students of the Year received high praise from college staff for their commitment to their studies, attitude to learning and...

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Scores of students have secured apprenticeships thanks to a unique partnership between a college and leading North employer.

In News, on the 7th, March 2018

Changes in legislation have seen the quality of candidates increase and the latest tranche features mature students and graduates from Darlington, Hartlepool, North Yorkshire, Teesside and County Durham. After an introductory week at Darlington College from March 5, the group will work full-time for...

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Darlington College will be open for students and staff as usual on Monday 5th March 2018. 

In News, on the 2nd, March 2018

If this situation were to change due to continued adverse weather conditions, then the College will post updates on the website and via social media.

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Catering students are to get their teeth stuck into a professional function thanks to the support of two local top chefs.

In News, on the 27th, February 2018

The event follows a series of master classes in college by brothers Jacob and Nathan Pattison who run Food@Vesuvio, the latest dining experience to hit Darlington. Jacob is a former Darlington College student while Nathan has enjoyed a successful career change from the building...

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Wyvern Academy students try out their underwater robot.

In News, on the 26th, February 2018

Students from Wyvern Academy, Darlington, were given a hands-on experience of engineering surrounding the subsea industry at a Foundation for Jobs event hosted by Darlington College. The Year nine students took part in a range of practical activities including the construction of specialist mini...

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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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