OFSTED has praised USP College for its progress following a recent monitoring visit.
USP College is not only celebrating the fact it achieved 100% satisfaction for the quality of its Higher Education courses in this year’s National Student Survey (NSS), but also for being awarded the TEF (Teaching Excellence Framework) Silver quality standard for its high-quality HE teaching. The College is one of only 33 Higher Education Institutions […]
Higher Education students at South Essex College showcased their talents at an exhibition in London.
Higher Education students at South Essex College showcased their talents at an exhibition in London. THE group displayed their work over four days at the prestigious Bargehouse Oxo Tower venue for their end of year show, ‘Voyage’. The exhibition included work from students studying on graphic design, interior design, fine art, fashion comms, fashion, TV […]
USP College, Palmer’s Campus, is offering brand new courses, starting this September, to help adults up skill themselves or change their career.
USP College, Palmer’s Campus, students recognised for their business professionalism at the recent Thurrock’s Next Top Boss. THURROCK’S Next Top Boss gives young people the chance to work with employers on real business challenges. They learn about a range of career opportunities and the skills employers want, as well as getting real-life experiences that aren’t […]
MORE than 30 USP College Palmer’s Campus students showcased their final project to parents, staff and peers at the End of Year Extended Project Show.
THE Women’s Storm Football Academy at USP College were announced as AoC Sport Premier League champions after a record breaking season – only losing one league game!
DID you know that singing can improve brain development, language and communication skills, boost confidence, reduce stress and generally improve health and wellbeing?
ELLA Durose, a Business Administration Apprentice at USP College, has reached the final two in the Mayor’s Apprentice of the Year Award 2019.
USP College student, Sophia Wylie, has been ‘Highly Commended’ in the Royal Opera House Design Challenge in the Marketing Strategy and Design category.
South Essex College is launching a new exciting range of science and animal care courses at its Thurrock Campus. FROM September the College’s Grays High Street Campus will offer a Level 2 Diploma in Animal Care, Level 2 Extended Certificate in Applied Science and Level 3 Foundation Diploma in Forensic & Criminal Investigation, all for […]
Community Learning course for Carers THE Department for Education recently released the results of their Mental Health research project showing that community learning makes a positive change in people’s lives where the opportunity to learn something new gives people a sense of achievement, allows them to relax and focus on something positive. Thurrock Adult Community […]
Make new festive family memories IF you’re looking for something enjoyable to do with your children during the build-up to Christmas, why not book onto Thurrock Adult Community College’s festive Family Activity Day on Saturday 1 December from 9.30am to 2.30pm in Grays. This popular event has a 2018 theme of ‘Back in Time for […]
BALLET Dancers, a String Quartet, pyrotechnics and a 21st Century light show set the scene and entertained over a hundred guests at the National College Creative Industries Graduation event last week (Thursday 4 October).
TO mark World Mental Health Day on 10 October, Thurrock Adult Community College (TACC) organised a Tea and Talk event, raising over £200 for the Mental Health Foundation. Their social area at the college in Richmond Road, Grays was transformed into a hub of practical information
FOLLOWING the completion of the Essex colleges area based review, recommendations for PROCAT to join SEC has been positively endorsed by both governing bodies. The PROCAT brand will be retained following the merger.
SOUTH Essex College is holding a series of Swap Don’t Drop events for young people who are worried they have made the wrong course, college or sixth form choice.
HAVE you been inspired by the Great British Bake Off or Celebrity Masterchef on TV? Do you want to improve your skills and confidence in the kitchen plus feel inspired
SOUTH Essex College University Centre students will receive their degree awards this year from an inspirational pilot.
Mandy Hickson was the only female pilot on her Front Line Tornado Squadron, flying multimillion pound fast jets for the Royal Air Force.
ADULT learners studying for English and maths GCSEs at Thurrock Adult Community College have achieved an incredible 100% GCSE pass rate. This is the first year that adult learners were required to study for the reformed GCSEs
Step up to a Counselling career at TACC WITH Thurrock Adult Community College (TACC) you can receive Counselling training that will lead to an accredited NCFE qualification and help you to grow and shape your future career as a Counsellor. Counselling courses will also give you skills to use in everyday life when interacting with […]
Prestigious Pencil accolade for Graphic Design students Graphic Design students from South Essex College University Centre have won a prestigious industry award. The third year BA (Hons) Graphic Design students, who all study at the College’s Southend Campus, were awarded a Pencil from D&AD. Emma Smith, Laura Grainger and Becki McConaky designed Pixel, a card […]
THURROCK Adult Community College (TACC) is inviting local carers to come together during Carers Week to celebrate the vital contribution made by carers in Thurrock and learn new skills in a friendly and encouraging adult environment.
DANCE students from South Essex College are putting on a dynamic end of year show.