South Devon College

Inspiring our community through learning for all

Contact us on: 08000 380123

College News

Ricky Collyer heads to national SkillBuild final to compete for the Carpentry title

Ricky Collyer heads to national SkillBuild final to compete for the Carpentry title

South Devon College Carpentry student Ricky Collyer will be competing in the national finals of the SkillBuild construction competition. Ricky was one of over 100 competitors who took part in the South West regional heat of Skillbuild in April this year. Ricky progressed from the full-time Level 1 Diploma in Carpentry to a full-time Level 3 Apprenticeship and is currently working with Bovey Construction.

South Devon College opens new Café at Brixham Laboratory

South Devon College opens new Café at Brixham Laboratory

South Devon College has launched a new commercial catering outlet, The Galley Café, situated in the heart of the Brixham Laboratory, located at Freshwater Quarry.

The site was passed to Plymouth University in May 2014, having formerly been home to pharmaceutical organisation AstraZeneca. The launch of The Galley Café supports the existing collaboration and partnership between the University and South

Further Education Award Ceremony 2016

Further Education Award Ceremony 2016

South Devon College hosted its annual Further Education Student Awards Ceremony on 4th November, welcoming students from across the South West to celebrate their accomplishments with family, friends and staff members. Approximately 600 people attended the event at the Riviera International Conference Centre in Torquay, marking another year of exceptional success for the College and its learners.

 

Fujitsu, Intel, Brocade and Kyocera launch Education Innovation Hub at South Devon College

 Fujitsu, Intel, Brocade and Kyocera launch Education Innovation Hub at South Devon College

A new Education Innovation Hub will open in February 2017, under the Fujitsu Education Ambassador Programme, supported by Intel, Brocade and Kyocera. The hub will be situated at the South Devon College Vantage Point Campus in Paignton and follows the announcement at the Bett Show (a national educational and training technology conference) of the growth of the Ambassador Programme. In its second year,

Professional Footballer Chris Todd joins South Devon College Sports Development Team

Professional Footballer Chris Todd joins South Devon College Sports Development Team

Professional sportsperson Chris Todd has been appointed as a new Football Coach at South Devon College.

Having acquired 20 years’ experience working and playing Football at a professional level, Chris hopes to transfer his invaluable knowledge from the professional game to the aspiring students training at the College.

Chris said, “I’m really excited to be joining South Devon College, it’s a new venture in my

Subcategories