College News

Looking for information on courses, come along to our Information Evening on Tuesday 28th April 5-7pm.
Monday, April 20, 2015 - 13:27
Beauty Learners from our Stranraer campus took part in the regional Association of Hair and Therapists Competition at Coatbridge College in February.  We are delighted with the success of Myra McDonald and Natalie Clive who were both placed and secured a place at the National finals in Blackpool. Learners entered a variety of competitions including Make up (1940’s), Face painting (anatomy & physiology theme), Nail art (free hand abstract designs) & Transgender formation...
Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 11:54
Catch up on all the latest news with a special feature on the HN Graduation Ceremony.
Wednesday, February 11, 2015 - 14:44
Good morning, the College is open as normal today Friday 30 January. If you have any photos you are willing to share from yesterday's 'snow day', please email them to or post them on Facebook    
Friday, January 30, 2015 - 09:25
Dumfries Campus is CLOSED TODAY Thursday 29 January, due to the adverse weather conditions. Stranraer Campus is still open. Please check the College website here at  for updates. Posts will also be made on Facebook and Twitter. Students can still access LearnNet from the College website.
Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 09:16
Please come along to either campus tonight between 5 and 7pm and find out what we offer.
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 - 17:17
Are you looking for a change of career? Dawne Muir (HND Accounting Learner) did, please read her story. I always wanted to do my qualifications in Accounting but I wasn’t very good at school. I started work and moved from one career to the next, just to pay my bills. Last year I decided to come back to Education and fulfil my dream. I really enjoyed the HNC Accounting and the lecturers are fantastic. The bulk of the content of the course is financial; however you also touch on other areas of...
Monday, January 19, 2015 - 14:11
See our facebook page to view the Staff and students from Dumfries Campus showing you how to grow a Human Christmas Tree. A little bit of festive fun, please like us and share. Thanks to everyone who took part.
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 - 14:23
CREST OPEN DAY – 3rd October, Part of the Green Network. Make 2014 the year of energy efficiency – get a warm welcome from a green home on 3rd or 4th October. Homes and businesses across Scotland are opening their doors to show people how renewables systems and energy efficiency improvements can save them money.   From a typical family home to a purpose-built eco-home, there’s a variety of properties to explore. The Green Network open days will showcase...
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - 12:32
The College celebrated ‘A Year in Review’ at the Annual Open Meeting on Monday 9 June at the Dumfries Campus which was the precursor to a week of College celebrations as another academic year concludes. The event was opened by College Principal Carol Turnbull who welcomed everyone to the College.  Attendees included College Board Members, staff, students, local employers, representatives from the Region’s schools and members of the public.  The new Regional...
Thursday, June 12, 2014 - 10:17