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NPTC Group of Colleges Partners to Deliver Everyday Skills

@NPTCGroup of Colleges, in collaboration with @ColegCambria, @ColegGwent and Adult Learning Wales (@alwcymru), is working in partnership with the @OpenUniversity Wales to launch a new package of online courses in everyday maths and English skills.

Neath College Student Dances for Wales

After initially choosing to study on the Level 3 Performing Arts course at Neath College (@NPTCGroup) in September 2017, Issabelle Purser decided to switch to the specialist Level 3 Dance course in 2018, where she was to further her knowledge and passion for dance in a department that has built an outstanding reputation for dance education over the past two decades.

All is ‘Good’ at NPTC Group of Colleges

@NPTCGroup is really good at what it does, and that’s official according to Estyn, Her Majesty’s Inspectorate for Education and Training in Wales.

A-Level Student and Deputy Youth Mayor selected to become a mental health ambassador for young people

A level Student, Erin Sandison from Neath College @NPTCGroup - who happens to be the Deputy Youth Mayor of Neath Port Talbot, has been selected to become a mental health ambassador for young people across the county borough.

London’s Calling for Neath College Dance Student

Talented dance student from Neath College @NPTCGroup, Jordan Cranny has won a place at the London School of Contemporary Dance, one of the most prestigious institutions for professional dance training in the UK. Jordan started his dance training at Neath College in September 2018,  having never danced before this in his life!

Neath College Dance Student Wins Place at the Bristol Institute of Performing Arts (BIPA)

@NPTCGroup : Casey-Jane Lewis began studying on the BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Dance and the A Level in Dance in September 2019 after realising that in order to follow her dream of becoming a musical theatre performer she would need the specialist dance training that NPTC Group of Colleges provides under the direction of Subject Leader and Course Coordinator for Dance, Craig Coombs.  With the intention of taking the one year course in dance, only two terms in, Casey has found herself with multiple offers to train at higher education institutions. Now, she has accepted her favourite offer at the Bristol Institute of Performing Arts (BIPA) where she will begin her lifelong career dream.  

Apprentice carpenter Dominic on course for success

An apprentice carpenter who studied at Newtown College @NPTCGroup is delighted after securing a job following successfully passing his qualifications.

A Bright Future in Business

Student Alumni, Thomas Moore gives us some valuable insight into student life @NPTCGroup and where his learning journey has taken him since leaving.

Inspirational Teen to start on Front Line

Afan College @NPTCGroup student Aiden Daniel from Seven Sisters has made the brave decision to join the battle against COVID 19 by becoming a Health Care Support Worker (HCSW) for Swansea Bay University Health Board (SBUH) at the tender age of 16.

Bowled Over: Alex’s Cricket Journey

It’s been a whirlwind year for one student at Llandarcy Academy of Sport @NPTCGroup as, fresh off the back of a triumphant first season of professional cricket, she has now been selected for the prestigious England Women’s Academy (EWA) and Training Squad; a development pathway to senior international honours.

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