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Apprentice Drop In Session

Existing Aylesbury College apprentices are invited to drop in to College this Thursday 30th March between 5pm and 7pm for an informal meeting with their assessor.Apprentices can attend with their parents or carers should they wish, to speak with…

Hot and Not Bothered!

Recently Taofeek Oyeyemi, Sport Maker at Aylesbury College, arranged a 6 week course of girls only weekly exercise classes to encourage ladies in the College to get active in an encouraging environment. Each week was different, with activities ranging from…

Work Experience with British Airways

Aylesbury College Level 3 Extended Diploma in Business student, April Mills, recently completed work experience with British Airways.During the course of the 5-day placement April was able to participate in a variety of different tasks included helping passengers check in…

Hospitality at Chilterns MS Centre Art Exhibition

For the second year running Aylesbury College Hospitality and Catering students have helped at the Chilterns MS Centre Art Exhibition preview evening, serving canapes and drinks to guests.Fred Reader, course tutor, said that the students worked brilliantly and were…

GCSE English Students get Creative

GCSE English students have been reading and analysing the Lord of the Flies Novel by William Golding for their exam, and were asked to make posters and comic strips to show an area of conflict in the novel.  The…

Cadbury World Visit

Last week Business students from Aylesbury College went on a trip to Cadbury World in Birmingham.The day started with a talk by factory staff on topics including recruitment and marketing of the brand. This gave students the opportunity to…

Hairdressing Apprentice - Charlotte

Today is the last day of National Apprenticeship week.  Charlotte, a Hairdressing apprentice at Aylessbury College, has spoken about her experience so far."I'm a Level 2 Hairdressing apprentice and am currently working for Studio 86 in Thame. I have…

Hospitality and Catering Apprentices - Becky and Sophie

Aylesbury College offers a variety of apprenitce positions within the College.  Today, Becky and Sophie tell us about their roles in Harding's Restaurant, why they chose to study as an apprenticeship and plans for their next steps.For…

Motor Vehicle Apprenticeship - Hayley

We're continuing with the National Apprenticeship Week celebration by sharing Hayley's story.  Read on to see what she has to say about her apprenticeship."I chose an apprenticeship because I wanted to work and get on the…