First cohort of Trainee Nursing Associates celebrate completing foundation degree

First cohort of Trainee Nursing Associates celebrate completing foundation degree

A pilot programme for those wishing to become nurses has seen 27 trainees successfully complete a Nursing Associate Foundation Degree through Petroc College.


Petroc’s sustainability initiative shortlisted in national awards

Petroc’s sustainability initiative shortlisted in national awards

Petroc’s Empowering Enterprise project was shortlisted at The Planet Mark Awards 2018.


Devon colleges unite to support campaign for fair funding

Devon colleges unite to support campaign for fair funding

The Devon Colleges Group is supporting the Love Our Colleges Campaign, a sector-wide manifesto for better funding and fair pay in further education.


Petroc graduates celebrate success at 2018 graduation ceremony

Petroc graduates celebrate success at 2018 graduation ceremony

Over 100 Higher Education students from Petroc received their qualifications at the college’s annual graduation ceremony this weekend (October 6).


Petroc plumbing apprentice reaches national final

Petroc plumbing apprentice reaches national final

A plumbing apprentice from Petroc has reached the last eight of a national skills competition and will compete at a prestigious final at the NEC in Birmingham in November.


Petroc supported learning students featured in new DCC campaign

Petroc supported learning students featured in new DCC campaign

Petroc is proud to be supporting Devon County Council’s ‘Ready When You Are’ campaign.


Shaping Futures Academy officially launches

Shaping Futures Academy officially launches

A series of workshops mark the launch of this innovative project to support progression opportunities.


Petroc NCS graduates celebrate action-packed summer programme at glitzy ceremony

Petroc NCS graduates celebrate action-packed summer programme at glitzy ceremony

The Queen’s Theatre in Barnstaple was a hive of activity on Friday night (September 7), as graduates from Petroc’s National Citizen Service gathered to celebrate another successful summer.


Exciting opportunities for hundreds of learners to train abroad

Exciting opportunities for hundreds of learners to train abroad

This week, hundreds of young learners are joining Petroc. And, thanks to the European Union’s Erasmus+ programme, many of these 16-18 year olds will have the opportunity to train and work abroad during their time at college.


Exciting NCS opportunities this Autumn!

Exciting NCS opportunities this Autumn!

The National Citizen Service (NCS) is currently recruiting for the Autumn Experience 2018, which will take place during the October half term.


Upcoming Events

Dec
8th

Mad Dog Mcrea

Mad Dog Mcrea blend a unique mixture of folk rock, pop, gypsy jazz, bluegrass and ‘shake your ass’ music. From self-penned songs of adventure, drinking, love and life, to traditional songs of gypsies, fairies, legless pirates and black flies – Mad Dog never fail to capture their audience with their infectious songs. “This is music that transcends the run-of-the-mill Irish Wannabes and leaves them standing.” – Acoustic Magazine.

Dec
11th

The Big Christmas Show

Jump aboard Santa's sleigh for a magical ride through a myriad of Christmas entertainment. Featuring song, dance and comedy of the festive period. A great treat for those young and young at heart. A perfect way to start your Christmas.