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Go digital this Easter at College Code Club

Are you looking for an engaging yet transferable activity for the youngster in your family during the Easter break?  Borders College is excited to announce a brand new ‘Code Club’, running from 3-6 April, for young people aged 12-14 years.

Top award for College communications

The Marketing team at Borders College are celebrating taking home the Bronze title for Internal Communications at the College Development Network’s 20th Marketing Awards, this year held at Drygate Brewery in Glasgow.

Scottish Labour Shadow Minister visits award-winning green energy site @BordersCollege

Borders College was delighted to welcome South Scotland Labour MSP Claudia Beamish to its Scottish Borders Campus in Galashiels recently when she paid a visit to the College's award-winning heat from waste water project site.

[email protected] supporting NHS 24 Modern Apprentices

Borders College is demonstrating that although rooted in the Borders, its reach can be experienced locally across Scotland by people wanting to undertake relevant, industry specific qualifications.

Students go the distance to study Animal Care

Four Animal Care students at Borders College are making the journey from the Lothians to study the course of their choice, selecting the Borders over alternative institutions closer to home.

Construction Hub training facility launched at Tweedbank

Borders College recently launched its brand new Construction Hub, where industry ambassador Ed Monaghan officially opened the new training facility.

Cultivating girl culture in agriculture

The NC Agriculture course at Borders College is enjoying a ‘bumper’ year for gender equality, with a remarkable 35% of its current students being female (5 in a group of 14).  This is a figure to be celebrated, showing that the College is well on track to achieving the Scottish Government’s target of balancing gender representation across industries affected by occupational segregation by the year 2020.

College paves way for Hawick student’s European study

Young Hawick woman Rachel Rennie, who has recently embarked upon 5 months of study in Valencia, Spain as part of her university degree, credits her time at Borders College as integral to her educational journey.

[email protected] is best when it comes to training

Borders College is delighted to announce its successful inclusion in a potentially lucrative suppliers framework operated by the City of Edinburgh Council, Midlothian Council and Scottish Borders Council.

6 Nations call up for @BordersCollege student

HNC Sports Performance student Rory Darge has been given a place in the Scotland Under 20s squad, to play in Wales this Friday, as Scotland get their 6 Nations campaign underway.

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