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Performing Arts students gain places at prestigious stage schools in London

Performing Arts students gain places at prestigious stage schools in London

The South Devon College Performing Arts team are celebrating their students successes this year. Two BTEC Level 3 Performing Arts students have gained places at prestigious conservatoire training schools in London. 

The competition to get into these schools is very fierce, each one receives thousands of applicants and only offer around 30 places each year.  Mylo Sermon from Totnes gained

Historic Thatcher Pines Shelter bought back to life by South Devon College

Historic Thatcher Pines Shelter bought back to life by South Devon College

Level 1 Carpentry and Joinery students at South Devon College have completed a rebuild of the vandalised Thatcher Pines Shelter at Ilsham. Torbay MP Kevin Foster, alongside local councillors and community leaders, attended a formal handover of the finished shelter with College staff and students in attendance.

The historic shelter was destroyed in an arson attack last October and due to a shortage

Health and Care students qualify for National Finals of WorldSkills UK

Health and Care students qualify for National Finals of WorldSkills UK

Level 3 Heath and Social Care students Chelsey Small and Emily Bonner have scored in the top 8 of competitors across all six regional heats of WorldSkills UK - the world’s largest vocational skills competition which aims to find the best adult health and social care students and workers in the country.

South Devon College hosted the regional heats for WorldSkills UK on 27th and 28th June

UCSD student shortlisted for international photography exhibition

UCSD student shortlisted for international photography exhibition

The Royal Photographic Society has announced the shortlist for its International Photography Exhibition 160. Among the 357 photographers selected worldwide is FdA Film and Photography student Ryan Hardman.

The International Photography Exhibition (IPE) reflects the varying interests and vibrant aesthetics of the photographic medium today, presenting work which demonstrates photographic skill and

First South Devon Fitness Instructor Academy Celebration Awards

First South Devon Fitness Instructor Academy Celebration Awards

Members of the South Devon Fitness Instructor Academy attended the first Celebration Awards Ceremony at the Carlton Hotel, Torquay.

The event was a great opportunity to showcase the success of this year’s Fitness Academy students. Nominees were selected for categories including Aspiration, Innovation, Support, Progress and Fitness Instructor of the Year.

Recipients of the awards completed a

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