Don’t let money get in the way of learning

by Dawn Tedcastle - Thursday, May 30th, 2013

In April this year a new funding system was introduced for people aged 24 and over. The 24+ Learning Loan is for people who want to achieve a Level 3 or Level 4 qualification or an advanced or higher apprenticeship. Eligibility for the loan depends on the type of course, course fees and the maximum loan available for your course.

Gain an iTQ qualification with distance learning at Greenbank College

by Dawn Tedcastle - Monday, May 20th, 2013

It can be difficult to take time out from work or family commitments to update your current skills or gain new ones. That’s why we’ve introduced a distance learning option for our iTQ qualifications. This means you can study flexibly, at your own pace*, at a time and place to suit you.

Supporting students and employers with work placements

by Dawn Tedcastle - Thursday, May 9th, 2013

No matter how good a course is it will never be able to teach how things work in the real world. Going on a work placement provides practical experience that compliments the skills a student learns in the classroom and offers an opportunity for them to try out their chosen career.

5 Tips for Good Customer Service: Infographic

by Dawn Tedcastle - Tuesday, May 7th, 2013

We asked a few of our Customer Service students to come up with some tips for good customer service, Find out what they had to say.