ITV Meridian News highlights Level 3 student successes
Eastleigh College was delighted to welcome an ITV Meridian news crew who came to talk with students as they celebrated their Level 3 achievements. The broadcast, which went out this evening, featured 19-year old Aneesah Ahmed who successfully completed her Health & Social Care Diploma and will be starting a nurisng Apprenticeship at Southamtpon General Hospital in October, and Miles Wellesley-Davies who has already started in full-time employment following his Diploma in Media, Marketing and Event Management.
Eastleigh College Vice Principal, Matt Phelps, was also interviewed about the work-related benefits of professional and technical courses, and how they can be better suited to many school-leavers. Anyone who missed the broadcast can read about it on ITV's website
Enterprising learners gain valuable work experience during lockdown
Enterprising learners across Eastleigh College have continued to gain valuable work experience while adhering to the Covid-19 safety restrictions that have been put in place by both the college and employers. As well as gaining extra skills, the work experience helps to enhance learning.
Fairtrade Fortnight website provides wealth of resources for school pupils
A team of Eastleigh College learners has launched a dedicated website to promote a range of fun and inspiring educational online events and activities for children and young adults to raise awareness of Fairtrade during Fairtrade Fortnight (22 Feb - 9 March). Schools, colleges, community groups and home-schooling parents are all being invited to use the resources including quiz nights, interactive learning sessions and a Fairtrade bake off competition as part of the work experience element of their course.