Career-driven approach leads to Eastleigh College becoming first in Hampshire to meet national standard
Eastleigh College is the first and only technical and professional college in Hampshire to achieve the new national Quality in Careers Standard, awarded by Investor in Careers. The whole college approach to career-focused education has resulted in this accolade being achieved well ahead of the September 2020 deadline, and Eastleigh College is featured on the Quality in Careers Consortium website to help inspire other FE and sixth form colleges.
Eastleigh College to further extend opening from 1 June
After careful planning, detailed risk assessment and subject to any further Government announcements Eastleigh College is extending onsite campus teaching, learning and assessment to more learners from 1 June. The College has remained open during the Covid-19 pandemic as staff have been providing a broad range of onsite and online services. Therefore this phased approach builds upon the onsite levels of service and support which has been available to learners identified as vulnerable, or the children of key workers since 23 March.
Eastleigh College leads the way in Hampshire for 16-18 student excellence and opportunity
Eastleigh College is enjoying a period of unrivalled success across Hampshire as 16-18 student provision continues to go from strength to strength. Read more about our recent accolades including being recognised as the best college in Hampshire for 16-18 student achievement in the government’s recent national achievement rates, and our shortlisting for a tes award, in part, for our excellent GCSE resit results.
Students and apprentices excel in virtual learning environments
Following the Government’s call to stay home and stay safe in a bid to minimise the spread of Covid-19, Eastleigh College students and apprentices are continuing to receive expert teaching and guidance remotely as they work towards gaining their qualifications, and the College’s careers team is busy supporting those planning on applying for jobs or apprenticeships.
Latest Coronavirus Update
Find out the latest information that Eastleigh College has published in response to the Coronavirus, including how we are continuing to support our learners, staff and wider community.
Online remote working a success for Eastleigh College learners
During this testing time, our Uniformed Public Service learners are far from being obstructed. Through online resources and teaching platforms, our learners have been able to continue their education from home, as part of the stay at home procedure.
GCSE examinations update
Following guidance received today from the Department for Education and Ofqual, we can provided reassurance to students who were due to sit GCSEs at Eastleigh College this summer.
Eastleigh College ranked 10th nationally and 1st in Hampshire for Student Achievement Rates
Eastleigh College is delighted to announce that following the release of national government data, it has ranked 1st in Hampshire and 10th nationally against all other 6th form and further education colleges for its student achievement rates.
March Open Event - postponed
Eastleigh College continues to comply with Public Health England (PHE) guidance around coronavirus, to minimise risk to learners, staff and the wider community. In line with this guidance, this week’s Open Event which was due to take place on Thursday 19th March has been postponed.
Innovative learning provision leads to national industry award
We are delighted to have won an award at the ACC Apprenticeship Awards 2020 which recognises leading education and training providers across the UK. Eastleigh College beat off competition to take home the ‘SEND Apprenticeship Champion Award’ in recognition of the ambitious and innovative learning opportunities to provide to learners with an EHCP.
Tourism student steps up for charity
Four years ago Travel and Tourism student. Millie Broadribb, started running, and the 19-year-old is now preparing for this year's Virgin London Marathon to raise money for the domestic abuse charity, Refuge.
Chartered surveying apprentice champions 'work experience'
An apprentice quantity surveyor is singing the praises of the industry work experience he gained while studying full time at Eastleigh College which, in part, led to him successfully gaining an apprenticeship. He is now urging others who want to pursue a career in construction to push for relevant work experience with key local businesses.