Higher Education lecturers awarded at SSTAR Awards

Higher Education lecturers awarded at SSTAR Awards

Two Higher Education lecturers from Petroc have been awarded for their outstanding contribution to education at the University of Plymouth’s 2017 SSTAR Awards.


New BA Hons degree at Petroc is perfect for social workers and teachers

New BA Hons degree at Petroc is perfect for social workers and teachers

A new BA Honours programme at Petroc will enable those wishing to pursue a career in social work, teaching or early years management to gain a university-level qualification, right here in North Devon.


Petroc students raise much-needed funds for Peirce

Petroc students raise much-needed funds for Peirce

A group of Health and Social Care students from Petroc have raised an impressive £2,000 for Peirce Fenn, an 18-year-old with neurological and physical disabilities.


Petroc Chef of the Year finalists attend masterclass to prepare for competition

Petroc Chef of the Year finalists attend masterclass to prepare for competition

Petroc’s Chef of the Year 2018 finalists gathered at the college’s North Devon Campus earlier this week (April 30), to take part in a masterclass ahead of the competition in June.


Petroc plumbing student is runner-up in national competition

Petroc plumbing student is runner-up in national competition

A plumbing student from Petroc has come runner-up in the national final of a prestigious UK apprentice competition.


Motor Vehicle and Business students gain work experience on the continent

Motor Vehicle and Business students gain work experience on the continent

Students from Petroc gathered at the college’s Taw Restaurant last night (April 18), to celebrate their successful work experience trip to Spain.


Petroc’s volleyball academy hone skills in Austria ahead of national competition

Petroc’s volleyball academy hone skills in Austria ahead of national competition

In January, 19 members of Petroc’s Volleyball Academy travelled to Austria to spend two weeks training at world-class facilities in Graz.


Petroc student secures work experience opportunity in Parliament

Petroc student secures work experience opportunity in Parliament

An Access to HE student from Petroc’s Mid Devon Campus has recently completed a four-day work experience placement in the Houses of Parliament.


Day in the life: Parliament Work Experience

Day in the life: Parliament Work Experience

Ashley Carr, an Access to Higher Education in Business student at our Mid Devon Campus, has recently completed a work experience placement with Neil Parish MP, at his office in the Houses of Parliament.


Hairdressing and make-up students wow judges at annual competition

Hairdressing and make-up students wow judges at annual competition

Petroc’s hairdressing and make-up students showcased their exceptional talents at the college’s annual competition this morning (March 26, 2018).