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NCC students design concept piece of salon furniture after visit to leading Nelson manufacturer

Nelson and Colne College Hair and Beauty students have been learning about the history of one of Europe’s leading salon fixture and fittings manufacturers after…

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Apprenticeship Myths Debunked

Over the years there have been lots of misconceptions about Apprenticeships. Although some of these have been debunked through recent campaigns run by colleges, schools…

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Prestigious ‘FE College of the Year’ award win for Nelson and Colne College

Nelson and Colne College has been named as the FE College of the Year in the prestigious Educate North Awards 2019. Held at the Hilton…

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Boat Race Challenge finishers praise aspiration-raising Nelson and Colne College programme

Gifted and talented students from Pendle’s six secondary schools have celebrated completing Nelson and Colne College’s aspiration-raising Boat Race Challenge. The Challenge is a unique…

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Nelson and Colne College opens doors to prospective students at Year 8, 9 and 10 Open Event

Nelson and Colne College will open its doors to its prospective students of the future at a Year 8, 9 and 10 Open Event on…

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Nelson and Colne College students develop leadership skills through Young Leaders programme

Students at Nelson and Colne College are well on their way to becoming Young Leaders through one of the college’s pioneering extracurricular programmes. The Young…

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What are employers looking for from an Apprentice?

This is one of the hardest things to prepare for when securing an Apprenticeship vacancy. Initially, you will only be thinking about starting the Apprenticeship…

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Nelson and Colne College is top in the country for classroom achievement and Apprenticeships for second year running

Newly-published National Achievement Rate Tables show that Nelson and Colne College has retained its position as the number one college in the country for 16-18…

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College Principal Amanda Melton appointed to UK-wide Independent Commission on the College of the Future

Principal Amanda Melton has been appointed to a new UK-wide independent commission launched to set out a new vision for colleges in the future. The…

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Students to benefit as Nelson and Colne College’s extracurricular offer receives a double boost

Nelson and Colne College’s constantly-evolving extracurricular provision has been boosted with a double dose of good news. Sport England has awarded the college an additional…