A former female Derby College Motor Vehicle Apprentice has delivered a keynote speech at an international conference – highlighting the initiatives needed to encourage more women and girls into the industry. Catherine Treanor studied at the College as part of her Motor Vehicle apprenticeship at Station Garage in Belper.
Derbyshire artist Victoria Brown has returned to Derby College's Little Explorers Nursery at Broomfield Hall to show the pre-school children how their work helped earn her a top award at the recent RHS Tatton Park Show.
Two apprentices from Derby College are a celebrating a double success story – as their mortgage broker employer marks its first birthday in business.
The first group of young modern Apprentices have joined a West Midlands automotive engineering company - launching its major two-year Apprenticeship recruitment drive.
A group of Derby College adult learners whose first language is not English have won a prize for their fund raising efforts for the Ruth Hayman Trust
Students at Derby College's Ilkeston campus have teamed up with Fixers, a national organisation working with young people to share their past experiences to improve their future lives.
Derby College is appealing for volunteers to help restore the historic gardens at the Broomfield Hall campus after it secured a £4,000 grant to further improve the campus grounds and boost its appeal as a visitor attraction.
Derby College's Employer Academy programme, which has attracted widespread acclaim, has celebrated its first anniversary with a number of students progressing into jobs and apprenticeships.
Art & Design students at Derby College's Joseph Wright campus have created a tactile art installation featuring iconic figures over the decades to help stimulate conversation amongst residents with dementia in a local care home.