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Tutor raises money for Huntingdon Charity

Tutor raises money for Huntingdon Charity
04/12/2018

A tutor from Cambridge Regional College has had her hair shaved to raise funds for a local cancer charity. Avril Watts, a Learning Support Mentor at the College’s Huntingdon Campus, is raising money for the Hunts Community Cancer Network Charity (HCCN) which works in conjunction with Hinchingbrooke Hospital to provide before and after care for...


A visit to the Air Ambulance team

Students from our  Huntingdon Campus have spent time at a local charity dedicated to saving lives. The Level 3 Health & Social Care students were invited to visit MAGPAS in Huntingdon to see for themselves the dedication and skills required by the charity’s Air Ambulance operation, which brings essential lifesaving care by land and air to...


New Composites Apprenticeships
29/11/2018

ADVANCED TRAINING ENTERPRISE PARTNERING WITH LOCAL BUSINESSES TO LAUNCH NEW COMPOSITE APPRENTICESHIP TO HELP MEET REGIONAL SKILLS SHORTAGE Alconbury, Huntingdonshire (Nov 19, 2018) – iMET opened its doors to welcome the first cohort of Composite Technician Apprentices at its new multi-million pound Advanced Training facility at Alconbury Weald earlier this week. The new Composites Apprenticeship has...


SEND students join in the dance

A local dance teacher has volunteered his services to give dance lessons to Special Educational Needs & Disabilities (SEND) students at our Huntingdon Campus. Chris Jones (CJ) is the owner of DanceXcess, a local dance studio  offering Class nights, Freestyles, Workshops, Tea Dances and social nights out to the local community. He gave up his own time...


Former CRC student wins prestigious catering award
22/11/2018

Lisa Normanton, who studied at Cambridge Regional College (CRC), has become the first ever NHS chef to win Public Sector Chef of the Year at the Craft Guild of Chefs Awards. Lisa studied her City and Guilds qualifications at CRC between 1985 and 1987. During this time, she worked alongside fellow students in the college...


Digital Marketing Apprentice in the Running for Technology Award

An apprentice at Cambridge Regional College has been shortlisted in the DevelopHer Awards 2018. Eva Westley, from Fordham, is currently undertaking a Level 3 Diploma in Digital Marketing at the College’s Cambridge Campus and was nominated by her employer, Studio 24. Her tutor, Mark Panter, is not surprised and acknowledged the dedication, determination and tremendous...


Student supports Youth Project in Africa
14/11/2018

A student from Cambridge Regional College has taken her talents to Africa to support a charity aimed at educating children in developing countries. Surina Agar is a member of the Adobe Project Team Support, an organisation that has successfully rebuilt an old school and orphanage in Uganda and purchased more land to build a second...


Cambridge Regional College student wins prestigious Apprentice of the Year accolade
12/11/2018

An apprentice from Cambridge Regional College (CRC) has achieved the title of Huntingdonshire Apprentice of the Year at the Hunts Posts Business Awards 2018. Melanie Le-Fort is currently studying a Level 2 Business Administration apprenticeship at the College on behalf of her employer, Huntingdon District Council, as part of its staff development programme.   The...


Cambridge Regional College set to inspire young people with a unique Junior Job Coach training programme
11/11/2018

Cambridge Regional College has developed a unique training programme, the first of its kind in the UK, designed to empower apprentices to become coaches and mentors to fellow apprentices. Following a series of ERASMUS meetings (a European Union student exchange programme), with representatives from Spain, the Netherlands, Austria, Romania and the UK, six key competences...


Cambridge Regional College Apprentice named finalist in Business Awards
01/11/2018

An apprentice from Cambridge Regional College has been selected as a finalist for the title of Huntingdonshire Apprentice of the Year in the Hunts Posts Business Awards 2018. Melanie Le-Fort is studying a Level 2 Business Administration apprenticeship at the College as part of her employer’s, Huntingdon District Council, staff development programme. Tina Spark Work-Based...


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