The College of West Anglia

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  • Project Launched to Target Growth in Apprenticeships 05.09.2019

    A brand-new project headed up by the college has been launched to encourage the uptake of apprentices and number of apprenticeships being offered across the area of the former Greater Cambridge Greater Peterborough Local Area Enterprise (GCGP LEP). The Target Apprenticeships project is funded by the European Social Fund (ESF) and has brought a project […]

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  • College First in the UK to Receive Prestigious Award from Armed Forces 03.09.2019

    On 22nd August the Ministry of Defence (MoD) announced the college as a winner of the Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS) Gold Award, becoming the first college in the five-year history of the ERS to receive gold. The ERS gold award is the highest accolade an employer can receive for actively supporting the Armed Forces community […]

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  • College Students Celebrate Outstanding A-Level Results 21.08.2019

    On Thursday 15th August, students at the college celebrated receiving their A-level results, alongside friends, family and staff. This year, 76.8% of a-level students achieved grades A*-C, with an overall pass rate of 97.9%. This will be the second year running that the college a-levels’ department has achieved outstanding results and topped the 97% pass […]

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  • Luke Wins Top Internship with Games Studio 07.08.2019

    College games design student, Luke Fabry, earned an internship with top games studio, NoMoon after taking part in Game Anglia’s first ever game pilot. Luke beat 45 other students from across the east of England to win one of the five coveted positions for an internship with the leading games development company. 50 students worked […]

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  • College Helps to Support Local Businesses and Train Leaders of Tomorrow 06.08.2019

    CWA headed up the ‘Emerging Leaders’ project, which ran over the course of two and half years, with the aim of supporting local employers across Norfolk and Suffolk to provide management training to their employees. The project began in November 2016 and was funded through the European Social Fund (ESF). The project was led by the college […]

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  • Joyce Celebrates New Status at Graduation Ceremony 05.08.2019

    College lecturer and course director, Joyce Chen, joined 97 other teachers to become the first in the country to achieve Chartered Teacher Status at a graduation ceremony held at the City of London School for Girls at the Barbican.  Joyce became part of the first cohort to achieve the national standard, which recognised outstanding teaching […]

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  • Local MP Supports Jack as he Prepares for International Final 02.08.2019

    College alumnus, Jack Goodrum, met MP Liz Truss he prepares for the WorldSkills competition this month. On 19th August 2019, Jack will join 36 others who make up WorldSkills Team UK, to fly to Kazan, Russia where he will compete to be the best in the world in the carpentry category of the WorldSkills ‘Skills […]

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  • College Students Help to Rebuild Care Home Garden 01.08.2019

    Brickwork students from the college’s Wisbech campus re-built a flowerbed at Hickathrift House care home recently. The three brick work students were invited to the care home by Head of Maintenance, Jamie Hall, to discuss a small building project opportunity for the brickwork students, helping to remove and replace a damaged, raised brickwork flowerbed. Over […]

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  • Double G Invest in Students’ Futures with New Sponsorship Deal 24.07.2019

    The college’s Sport’s Campus has signed a three-year sponsorship deal with Double G Clothing. Double G hope to support the college’s academy athletes, aged from 16 to 19 years old, in a wide range of sports, from football to netball and basketball. The sponsorship deal includes the supply of new kits for the netball, basketball […]

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  • Air & Defence Students Graduate at RAF Cranwell 18.07.2019

    College students graduated from the Air and Defence College (A&DC) at a formal ceremony held at RAF Cranwell. Eight learners from the college joined Lincoln College and New College Stamford from across the region at the ceremony, which saw a total of 70 students graduate from the course. This was the first ever cohort of […]

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