College News

Not sure what route to take after school, looking for a change of career or just wanting to gain further qualifications?  The College is holding an Information Evening on Tuesday 24th November between 5-7pm at both our Stranraer and Dumfries campuses. Staff will available on the night to give advice and support, to ensure you choose a course that is right for you.  Our Funding Advisors will also be attending and offering information on all funding available to you. Our online...
Tuesday, November 17, 2015 - 12:34
The 2015 Autumn edition of College News is now available. Click here to view or download it
Monday, October 19, 2015 - 14:03
Commencing 26 October 2015 At Dumfries Campus BBC Make It Digital in Scotland is a new pilot designed to help build the digital and employability skills you will need in the workplace Providing young people with new digital and employability skills such as: Social Media (Facebook, Twitter, Linked In) Search Engine Optimisation Graphic Design Valuable work placement Introduction to Website Platforms Digital Dos & Don’ts Shoot/Edit a short film Professional Etiquette...
Wednesday, October 7, 2015 - 13:33
If you bank with the Royal Bank of Scotland/Natwest you may have been affected by their computer glitch. If you were expecting a payment from the College on 17th June 2015 please contact your bank as payments have been sent as normal.
Thursday, June 18, 2015 - 09:18
The Summer Edition of College News is available to view now.
Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - 09:41
Congratulations to 2nd year Joinery Apprentice Kieran Paterson who scooped top prize at this year's SATT (Scottish Association of Timber Trade Teachers) Competition. The annual competition is open to students from across Scotland and this year was held at the Stirling Campus of Forth Valley College. The brief was to construct a table top lectern and Kieran was one of only 4 out of 14 competitors who completed the task in the time allowed. This achievement is especially welcome...
Monday, May 25, 2015 - 09:37
Are you having problems applying for your funding using the link on your activation email? If so please use the following link or apply through Learnnet: Any problems please contact a member of the Student Funding Team
Tuesday, May 12, 2015 - 12:54
Please click on the title above to see the Spring Edition of College News
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 14:35
Looking for information on courses, come along to our Information Evening on Tuesday 28th April 5-7pm.
Monday, April 20, 2015 - 12:27
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 - 10:54