Petroc students celebrate another year of exceptional A-level results

Petroc students celebrate another year of exceptional A-level results

Petroc A-level students are celebrating record-breaking results today (Thursday, August 17), with over a quarter (26%) of all learners receiving A* to A grades.


Petroc student wins BTEC Art & Design Student of the Year

Petroc student wins BTEC Art & Design Student of the Year

A Petroc art student has been awarded the Pearson BTEC Art and Design Student of the Year 2017 at a ceremony in Westminster yesterday (July 6).


Businesses discover how employees with learning disabilities can add value at conference

Businesses discover how employees with learning disabilities can add value at conference

Petroc staff shared the results of a collaborative project looking at employment for students with learning difficulties and disabilities (LDD) at a conference last week (June 28).


Business student Lucy Jarrett honoured by The Diana Award

Business student Lucy Jarrett honoured by The Diana Award

A Business student thanked Petroc after she was honoured at this year’s The Diana Award ceremony, which celebrated outstanding young people who embody the Princess’s qualities of kindness, compassion and service.


Outdoor Adventure students undertake kayak expedition in Menorca

Outdoor Adventure students undertake kayak expedition in Menorca

Outdoor Adventure students spent five days in Menorca on a sea kayaking expedition at the culmination of their course.


Events Management students raise over £800 for charity

Events Management students raise over £800 for charity

FdA Events Management students held a family fun day, and raised over £800 for charity in the process.


Petroc Go Malta was 'amazing experience' for Animal Conservation degree students

Petroc Go Malta was 'amazing experience' for Animal Conservation degree students

Students on the Foundation Degree in Animal Conservation presented their experiences from their recent Petroc Go Malta trip in front of family and friends last week.


Hairdressing students celebrate Barcelona experience

Hairdressing students celebrate Barcelona experience

Students on Level 3 Hairdressing courses were presented with certificates this week after taking part an Erasmus+ funded trip to Spain.


Empowering Enterprise launched to help NEETs across Devon

Empowering Enterprise launched to help NEETs across Devon

Petroc officially launched the Empowering Enterprise project at our Mid Devon Campus on Monday signalling the start of a programme that will help some of Devon’s hardest to reach youngsters to re-engage with employment, education or training.


Hair and Beauty students celebrated at End of Year ball

Hair and Beauty students celebrated at End of Year ball

Around 150 hair and beauty students celebrated their successes at the End of Year ball this week, with 20 special awards handed out.