Exciting things are happening at Bishop Auckland College everyday! Keep track of the latest happenings here.
College focus on careers results in national award shortlistNews Article • Added 1 Days Ago
Bishop Auckland College has been shortlisted for a prestigious national award after creating a new department dedicated to helping its students secure future employment and education after completing their course programme.
Learners help parishioners decorate Christmas treesNews Article • Added 1 Weeks Ago
Our Employability Skills and Aspire learners (from Group 1, 3 and maths) enjoyed taking part in St Anne’s Church's annual Christmas tree decoration in Bishop Auckland today.
College holds Armistice Day service for veteransNews Article • Added 2 Weeks Ago
Dozens of veterans from a host of different regiments took part in Bishop Auckland College’s annual Remembrance Coffee Morning.
Construction students learn about green jobs of the futureNews Article • Added 2 Weeks Ago
Full-time construction students and apprentices were given an insight into the green economy and jobs of the future in a presentation by sector leader Equans.
Pioneering programme completes latest redecorating projectNews Article • Added 2 Weeks Ago
A pioneering programme which provides work experience opportunities for young people interested in a career in painting and decorating has completed its latest community project.
Pet rescue!News Article • Added 3 Weeks Ago
Two of the college’s security staff came to the rescue when a Labrador pup got stuck in a perimeter fence during a rabbit chase.
Students’ stunning installation lights up Auckland TowerNews Article • Added 3 Weeks Ago
A stunning installation by Bishop Auckland College art students inspired by a Salvador Dalí masterpiece is one of the centrepieces of an exhibition celebrating the Spanish surrealist artist.
Chris safely climbs the career ladderNews Article • Added 6 Weeks Ago
Former motor mechanic Chris Bradley is looking to safely climb the career ladder after securing his first higher education qualification.
Leadership course prepares Neil for management after 35 years’ serviceNews Article • Added 6 Weeks Ago
After 35 years with the same employer, Neil Rowley has prepared himself for a potential leap into management for the first time after completing a leadership programme with Bishop Auckland College.
Creating designs with distinctionNews Article • Added 6 Weeks Ago
Creating designs with distinction has led to a place at the Northern School of Art for talented textile artist Stacie Guest.
Personal tragedy leads to new business launchNews Article • Added 6 Weeks Ago
A personal tragedy has led to a new business opportunity for mum-of-two Joling Nunn.
120 success stories at Durham Cathedral graduation ceremonyNews Article • Added 6 Weeks Ago
New business start-ups, career progression and university places. Just some of the positive outcomes for the graduates of Bishop Auckland College’s higher education class of 2022.
Queen Elizabeth II remembered at tribute eventNews Article • Added 10 Weeks Ago
Staff and students remembered Queen Elizabeth II in a tribute event at the college today.
Death of Queen Elizabeth IINews Article • Added 11 Weeks Ago
It is with deep sadness that we hear this evening about the death of Queen Elizabeth II.
Engineering apprentice Libbi finds prescription for success at GSKNews Article • Added 12 Weeks Ago
Engineering apprentice Libbi Wheeler has found the prescription for success after securing an apprenticeship with global biopharma giant GSK.
Australian classic car dream for A-grade apprentice LeonNews Article • Added 12 Weeks Ago
A-grade apprentice Leon Blackburn is engineering a dream career with the ultimate aim of opening his own classic car garage in Australia.
Crime commissioner hails new criminology degree courseNews Article • Added 20 Weeks Ago
A new degree course designed to prepare students for careers in the criminal justice system has been given the seal of approval by Durham’s Police and Crime Commissioner.
New IT suites give training boost to region’s digital sectorNews Article • Added 21 Weeks Ago
People looking to join the region’s fast growing digital sector can enjoy state-of-the-art facilities after the launch of two new IT suites at Bishop Auckland College.