Articles from Gateshead College

Free training delivers sunny outlook for North East holiday business

Business is on the up for a Tyneside entrepreneur who’s the 1,000th person to complete free training designed to upskill regional workforces and boost productivity.

Gateshead College’s Academy for Sport Student signs with Scottish Championship league side

A talented soccer star who learned his trade at Gateshead College has landed a professional full-time contract at Scottish Championship side, Queen of the South.

Local entrepreneur drums up business thanks to free training

A North Shields holistic therapist is drumming up extra business after completing free training designed to upskill regional workforces and boost productivity.

New Tyneside boot camp boost thanks to free skills training

Two North East entrepreneurs have seen the number of people signing up for their boot camp training double in size thanks to skills gained on a free business improvement course.

Tyneside café is entrepreneur’s recipe for business success

A talented entrepreneur from Washington has launched a new business serving quality, locally sourced food and beverages to purveyors of breakfast and brunch. 

Zack kicks off stateside adventure with prestigious scholarship

A promising young rugby player has won a scholarship to enhance his sporting talents in the US.

Investment in skills and equipment fuels glass processing firm’s growth

A glass processing specialist with more than 80 years’ history has outlined ambitious growth plans that will be supported by a skills programme with Gateshead College.

Construction skills scheme wins national award

An innovative training programme designed to tackle construction skills shortages has been recognised on the national stage.

Businesses to benefit from multi-million-pound cash boost for skills and employment

North East firms are set to benefit from a multi-million-pound pot of cash designed to boost skills and employment in the region.  

Apprenticeships put automotive firms in fast lane

North East automotive firms are revving up their skills base by teaming up with Gateshead College to invest in apprenticeships.