Muller factory visit for college’s Engineering Hub

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Members of Telford College’s engineering hub went on location to one of Shropshire’s biggest employers for their first meeting of the new academic year. Market Drayton yoghurt manufacturing Muller hosted the event, which included a tour of the company’s production facilities. Beckie Bosworth, head of employer engagement at Telford College, said: “The tour was fascinating, […]

Collaborating with local employers over new T levels

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Telford College is working closely with some of the area’s biggest employers ahead of the launch of its first T levels next year. T levels are an alternative to A levels for post-16 education, tailored to those who prefer a more vocational approach to learning. Each T level is equivalent to three A levels, and […]

Electrical testing equipment is donated to local charity

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Telford College has donated a range of surplus electronics equipment to a local charity. Analogue power packs and oscilloscopes, which are no longer used at the college in the digital era, have been given to Telford Makerspace. The charity, which has just relocated to new premises in Park Street, Wellington, describes itself as ‘a diverse, […]

Supersonic link-up with RAF Cosford for aviation students

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Telford College is working with RAF Cosford to ensure its aviation students can experience all the latest innovations in aerospace technology. The college’s level two and three aviation courses are the only ones of their kind in the area, and attract students from across the West Midlands, as well as into Wales. Enrolment is now […]

Investing in the engineers of the future

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One of the UK’s leading independent system integrators has created 16 new jobs ahead of its move to smart new premises. And an apprenticeships partnership with Telford College is a key factor in the company’s growth. Iconsys, which provides industrial automation, enterprise integration and sustainable services, is in the final stages of its relocation to […]