Article posted on:28-April-2017 Sheet Metal Apprentice secures place in elite UK Worldskills team Grimsby institute and Allied Protek Apprentice, Macaulay Revell has secured a place amongst the nation’s elite young skilled women and men representing the UK against the rest of the World at the Worldskills finals in Abu Dhabi.
Macaulay underwent an intense two-year (or more) process winning regional heats, a national ...Read more here
Article posted on:26-April-2017 The Grimsby Institute are recognised as a Leading Light (Beacon Awards) Staff from the Grimsby Institute of Further and Higher Education enjoyed an evening of celebration in recognition of their recent Association of Colleges (AoC) Beacon Award for Widening Participation in Learning, and the much converted Leading Light Award.
The Institute was selected from the 12 AoC Beacon Award 2016/17 winning colleges ...Read more here
Article posted on:22-March-2017 Grimsby Institute remains triumphant at Intercollege Championship The Intercollege Championship between the Grimsby Institute and Rotherham College has taken place for the 2nd year running at the Grimsby Institute. The teams from Rotherham were welcomed to the much anticipated competition by the staff and learners from the Institute. The competition challenged over 350 learners to compete over ...Read more here
Article posted on:9-February-2017 Grimsby Institute honoured as a Leading Light in Further Education Staff and students at the Grimsby Institute are celebrating after scooping the Leading Light Award at the national Association of Colleges (AoC) Beacon Awards.
The college was selected from the 12 AoC Beacon Award 2016/17 winning colleges across the country as the overall Leading Light winner by Baroness Sharp of Guildford, ...Read more here
Article posted on:3-February-2017 Silver Award for hospitality learner at national competition Grimsby Institute level 3 hospitality learner, Dan Parkes, has returned triumphant from Salon Culinaire 2017, the UK’s largest and most prestigious chef competition held annually at Hotelympia London. Dan was awarded the Silver Award in the Amuse Bouche category, where he was individually judged on preparation, cleanliness and technical skills.
Dan ...Read more here
Article posted on:20-January-2017 New school, The Academy Grimsby celebrates excellent results The Academy Grimsby are celebrating their first set of GCSE results. Named under The Grimsby Institute in today's league tables, TAG showed an impressive 0.24 Progress 8 score, the new headline measure from the Government which measures progress across every student regardless of grades. 54% of The Academy Grimsby's class of 2016 ...Read more here
Article posted on:8-December-2016 Grimsby Institute rewarded for making higher education more accessible to all Grimsby Institute of Further and Higher Education has received an Association of Colleges (AoC) Beacon Award for excellence in Widening Access to Higher Education, sponsored by Gateway Qualifications.
Employers and community partners work with the college to ensure that the courses available through the college match the needs of the local ...Read more here
Article posted on:8-November-2016 Jennifer Emmerson - Careers Champion Award Winner! Congratulations to Grimsby Institute's Careers Adviser, Jennifer Emmerson, who has won a national competition to be named the 4th Careers Champion Award Winner!
Jenny said: "I'm still is absolute shock at winning this award, it is so amazing to be appreciated and supported by students, colleagues, learners, staff, family, friends, and ...Read more here
Article posted on:5-October-2016 Simon raises £3400 for Air Ambulance after near-fatal accident Grimsby Institute and University Centre Grimsby tutor, Simon Bryson, recently completed Southwell Triathlon, raising £3400 for the Lincolnshire & Nottinghamshire Air Ambulance, a service that helped to save his life earlier in the year following a near-fatal accident while cycling near Willingham Woods in Lincolnshire with his son.
The accident happened ...Read more here
Article posted on:30-September-2016 Transformational Education and Training Collaboration for Greater Lincolnshire A proposal for a major collaboration between the Grimsby Institute Group (GIG) and the Lincoln College Group (LCG) creating one of the largest training capabilities in the UK.
The two organisations are exploring collaboration on apprenticeships, higher education, international training and developing provision identified by the Greater Lincolnshire Local Enterprise Partnership ...Read more here