Cardiff and Vale College’s Combined Cadet Force (CCF) has become affiliated to the 157 (Welsh) Transport Regiment of the Royal Logistics Corps.

The affiliation took place at a special ceremony at Maindy Barracks in Cardiff, home of the 157 (Welsh) Regiment RLC. CCFs offer young people a broad range of challenging, adventurous and educational activities, aimed at developing personal responsibility, leadership and self-discipline.

CAVC CCF Commander and Public Services Lecturer Tom Jones said: “In the College CCF we champion the Armed forces and the work they do. We could not ask for a better sponsor than the 157 (Welsh) Transport Regiment. Their family ethos and commitment to professional development and community engagement mirrors our own College’s mission.

“The CCF will be an integral part of the College’s enrichment programme, offering military themed experiences, skills training, vocational qualifications and opportunities that are not readily available outside of the College – all which will develop employability among our learners. We will work closely with 157 to build a professional relationship that engages not only our students, but also our members of staff and future education and training provision.”

Commanding Officer 157 (Welsh) Transport Regiment Lieutenant Colonel Marcie Madams said: “As the Commanding Officer I am absolutely delighted to see 157 (Welsh) Regiment RLC affiliated with Cardiff and Vale College. As Tom, their Contingent Commander says, the CCF will allow students to build resilience and self-confidence while developing their leadership skills and with our shared values, we will be very much part of that. 

“I am a firm believer that those who belong to CCFs stand out among their peers and we in the Regiment are very much looking forward to working with Cardiff and Vale College to make this happen. The Cadet organisation engages, empowers and inspires and it is a privilege to be able to support the college’s CCF in shaping the future – our young people.”

You may also be interested in these articles:

Register, Login or Login with your Social Media account:


Marketing and Lead Generation Executive - Bristol

In a nutshell The role will support the Learner Recruitment Manager in designing, developing and delivering high-quality compelling acquisi...

Salary : Up to £23000 per annum + benefits


Sales Support Coordinator - Bristol

In a nutshell We are looking for an outgoing, proactive person to join our talented Sales Support Team as a Sales Support Coordinator.

Salary : Up to £20145 per annum + benefits


Assessor – Management / Customer Service / Admin / Team Leading

KM Recruitment is a specialist UK wide recruiter for the Work Based Learning and Welfare to Work sectors.  

Salary : £22000 - £24000 per annum


Learner Engagement Consultant / Recruitment

KM Recruitment is a specialist UK wide recruiter for the Work Based Learning and Welfare to Work sectors.

Salary : £24,000 - £28,000 Per Annum


Learner Engagement Consultant / Recruitment

KM Recruitment is a specialist UK wide recruiter for the Work Based Learning and Welfare to Work sectors.

Salary : £24,000 - £28,000 Per Annum


DAILY NEWS2

SOUNDBITES2

FE News gives you the latest breaking news and updates on emerging education strategies and the #FutureofEducation.

Providing trustworthy and positive news and views since 2003, we publish exclusive peer to peer articles from our feature writers, as well as publishing user content from our network of over 2000 contributors, offering multiple sources of news across the Education and Employability sectors.

FE News also ‘shoot’ video interviews and news bulletins so you receive the latest developments in Skills News and across the Apprenticeship, Further Education and Employability sectors.

 RSS IconRSS Feed Selection Page