South Essex College and Prospects College of Advanced Technology (PROCAT) are pleased to announce the merger of the two organisations. EFFECTIVE from today (Friday 1 February), the new College combines the best of each College’s long heritage in delivering high quality education and training. This exciting new strategy to combine our estate has enabled us […]
HOSPITALITY and catering students at South Essex College’s Thurrock campus took part in a culinary masterclass delivered by a leading industry professional.
Icon radio station launched by students THREE students from South Essex College have launched a student radio station. Jack Burke, Jordan Kennedy and Jake Medland, all Level 3 Broadcast Media students at the College’s Southend Campus, created Icon radio to give students a chance to gain valuable and practical work experience. Alongside a dedicated team […]
Achievement award for Hairdressing student A Hairdressing student from South Essex College is being praised after winning a Jack Petchey award. Chanai Lewis, 18, from Tilbury, studies Level 3 Hairdressing at the College’s Thurrock Campus. She won a Jack Petchey award and £250 prize after being nominated for improving every aspect of her attitude to […]
Blum Director delivers talk to Interior Design students Interior Design students from South Essex College University Centre were treated to a talk from David Sanders, one of the directors at Blum. Blum is a well-known furniture fittings company, creating high-tech interior solutions especially for kitchens. David’s background is in retail psychology and he has been […]
MUSIC students from South Essex College learnt about the industry they hope to work in during their recent trip to BBC Music Introducing LIVE.
SOUTH Essex College University Centre students celebrated their degree achievements at last night’s annual Graduation ceremony.
SOUTH Essex College is looking to the future with a series of exciting estate developments, which will improve the education offer for young people in the local area.
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.
A South Essex College sport student has won a prestigious national golfing tournament.
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.
SOUTH Essex College students are celebrating after receiving their A-Level results.
SOUTH Essex College students took part in a CSI experience day with CSI Pulse.
A Learning Mentor at South Essex College is having her head shaved to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Support.
Callum’s inspirational sport story A Sport student is excelling at South Essex College after having a heart transplant only three years ago. Callum Turner is currently a Level 2 Sport student at the College’s Southend Campus and will be progressing on to the Level 3 Football Academy course in September. Callum, 18, from Southend, had […]
A talented Construction apprentice from South Essex College placed in the top three at a prestigious competition.
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 […]
COSTUME Construction students from South Essex College University Centre held their final end of year show at High House Production Park in Purfleet.
THE event, held at the College’s Thurrock Campus, saw more than 20 students receive Student of the Year awards from the College’s different departments including Construction and Engineering, Hair and Beauty and Sport and Public Services.
DANCE students from South Essex College are putting on a dynamic end of year show.
SOUTH Essex College is launching a new course for aspiring police officers, budding crime scene investigators and potential forensic psychologists.
SOUTH Essex College students were successful at the Association of Colleges Sport Championships, helping the East region to place third in table tennis nationally and in the top 10 in tennis.
A business lecturer at South Essex College has visited a town in Kenya to help those in need.