Articles from Oldham College

Expanding Industry Placements to give young people a head start from a technical pathway into skilled employment

Skills, Insight and Social Value | Industry Placements with Oldham College

Oldham College releases community Christmas single for STOP THE TRAFFIK #OCXmas

Oldham College submits plans for new £9m Construction Centre

OLDHAM College has submitted plans to deliver a new £9m Construction Centre where students can learn the building and trade skills of the future.

Oldham College gets #Dyslexia Smart Award in a first for a UK FE College

OLDHAM COLLEGE is the first FE college in the UK to be awarded a Dyslexia Smart Award by the British Dyslexia Association (BDA). Helen Boden, Chief Executive Officer of the BDA, presented the prestigious accolade today – the final day of Dyslexia Awareness Week 2019 – on a visit to our facilities where she learned more about our support for dyslexic employees and learners. The BDA Smart Award recognises and promotes good practice for supporting the needs of dyslexic and neuro-diverse individuals. Oldham College sought the accreditation as part of its drive to become the best place to work and learn – one that values the difference and diversity of individuals as an asset to the organisation.

100 per cent success rate for supported interns at Oldham College

IT’S BEEN yet another successful year for students undertaking Supported Internships at Oldham College – with every one of them going on to secure paid employment or voluntary work.


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Designated Safeguarding Lead Training

A provider’s Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) plays a critical role in its approach to safeguarding its learners, training its staff, providing...

  • Wednesday, 22 April 2020 10:00 AM
  • Wolverhampton, Solvendis Client Centre
Solvendis added a new event yesterday

Effective Governance in Post-16 Training

Over the course of the last few years, ineffective governance has been one of the most commonly occurring Ofsted criticisms of providers deemed to...

  • Thursday, 26 March 2020 10:00 AM
  • Leeds, Radisson Blu Hotel
Solvendis added a new event yesterday

Learning and Skills Teacher (Level 5 Apprenticeship)

The Solvendis specialist adviser team are pleased to be able to offer an effective response to the need to develop the teaching and training skills...

  • Monday, 23 March 2020 10:00 AM
  • Wolverhampton, Solvendis Client Centre