Articles from Prestons College


A major refurbishment of @PrestonCollege’s Construction Department is set to get underway - heralding the start of an exciting new chapter for its staff and learners.

Preston’s College wins national award for asylum seeker student support

@PrestonCollege has created bespoke programmes of support for asylum seeker students has won a prestigious Association of Colleges Beacon Award. Preston’s College picked up the prize in the RCU sponsored, Support for Students category for breaking down barriers including language and culture differences which can hamper integration. Expert staff and external support networks have used their in-depth awareness and knowledge of individual experiences to understand how an almost impossible journey to asylum impacts on individuals physical, emotional and mental health when they arrive in the UK.

College Recruits for Colonel’s Ranks at KFC

A unique recruitment service run by Preston’s College has helped to secure jobs for 18 local people across three KFC restaurants in Preston and Blackpool.

Students Build Skills with Site Experience

Construction students from Preston’s College recently swapped the classroom for real work experience.

College students pitch business ideas at Dragons Den-style event

Students from Preston’s College participated in their very own Dragon’s Den challenge by developing and pitching business concepts to a local social enterprise.

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